Spring Break 2017

Staying in town for break? Have some fun at the library!

Monday, March 13 
4:30 PM Afterschool LEGO Club (K - 5th grade) at Indian Creek  Register Online
We’ll introduce a different theme, turn you loose on the library’s LEGO® collection to build something awesome, then let you show off your creation before you leave. Program will last about an hour.

 

Tuesday, March 14
1:30 PM Free Family Movie - The BFG (Children of all ages) at Olathe Downtown
Seating is on the floor. Feel free to bring a blanket or pillow. Adults must accompany kindergarteners and younger. No registration necessary but tickets will be handed out 30 mins before. The BFG lasts117 minutes and is rated PG.

2:00 PM Makerspace Open House (All ages) at Olathe Downtown
Meet the Makerspace! Take time to explore the green screen equipment, ukuleles, computerized 
sewing machines and photo scanners. Staff will be available to answer any questions. Those under 6th grade most be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

4:00 PM Minecraft & Gaming (6th- 12th grade) at Olathe Downtown
Enjoy playing Minecraft? Join other gamers to play Minecraft and other video games! No registration necessary. 

 

Wednesday, March 15
10:00 AM-Safe Sitter ® Babysitting Class (Ages 11 -16) at Indian Creek  Register Online
Become a Safe Sitter® and learn how to handle emergencies when caring for young children. Classes will cover child care essentials, how to handle behavioral issues, how to be a successful babysitter and how to set up a babysitting business. Read more


1:30 PM Spring Break Cookie Decorating (Children of all ages) at Olathe Downtown
Cookies, frosting, sprinkles – oh my! It’s time to decorate cookies! Kindergartners and younger must be accompanied by an adult. All supplies provided. No registration necessary. 

6:00 PM Quantum Sewing (Ages 14 & up) at Olathe Downtown  Register Online
Learn to use the advanced features of the Quantum Stylist, the library’s computerized sewing machine. Create monograms, quilt, automatically create buttonholes and more. 

 

Thursday, March 16
10:00 AM Spring Break Cookie Decorating (Children of all ages) at Indian Creek
Cookies, frosting, sprinkles – oh my! It’s time to decorate cookies! Kindergartners and younger must be accompanied by an adult. All supplies provided. No registration necessary. 
 

Monday, March 20
10:00 AM Safe Sitter ® Babysitting Class (Ages 11 - 16) at Olathe Downtown  Register Online
Become a Safe Sitter® and learn how to handle emergencies when caring for young children. Classes will cover child care essentials, how to handle behavioral issues, how to be a successful babysitter and how to set up a babysitting business. Read more

10:15 AM Rhyme Time (Ages 0 to 24 months + an adult) at Indian Creek
Introduce your child to the sound and rhythm of words and simple concepts through rhymes, songs and fingerplays. Duration: 20 - 25 minutes. No registration necessary but tickets will be handed out beginning 15 minutes before. 

10:45 AM Toddler Time (Ages 2 & 3 + an adult) at Indian Creek
Join us for rhymes, songs and fingerplays plus a short story or two. Duration: 20 - 25 minutes. 
No registration necessary but tickets will be handed out beginning 15 minutes before. 

6:30 PM Family Chess Night (For all ages) at Indian Creek
Come play chess with a worthy opponent at our Family Chess Nights. Boards and equipment will be provided. Kindergartners and younger must be accompanied by a caregiver. No registration necessary. 



For more information on any of the programs or to register by phone, call 913- 971-6888.