December Adult Events


Join us for fun, free, and informative events for adults this month.

Holiday Painting! - Holden

Join local artist Linda for fun while we each create beautiful holiday ornaments! All supplies will be provided. Registration required; call or visit branch to sign up.

Age: Adult

Thursday, December 4 - 4:00 p.m.

Corder Crafters - Corder

We will have a fun craft project the first Wednesday of each month. This will be a regular event for adults who would like to dabble with new and fun ideas. Registration required; call or visit branch to sign up.

Age: Adult, Senior

Wednesday, December 5 - 5:30 p.m.

Craft Café - Lexington

Craft Café is an event for experienced or intermediate crafters who are looking for a challenge. December’s project will be a book page tabletop holiday tree. Visit the library to view an example of the tree. Registration required; call or visit the branch to sign up.

Age: Adult

Thursday, December 6 - 5:30 p.m.

Color Me! Adult Coloring Therapy - Warrensburg

Engage in an activity with no batteries, messages, or wires. Get in touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided.

Age: Adult, Senior

Friday, December 7 - 1:00 p.m.

Morning Mingle - Waverly

Do you enjoy getting out and socializing with your friends? If so, come join us at our monthly morning mingle at the library. We have games, trivia, coffee and more.

Age: Adult

Wednesday, December 12 - 10:00 a.m.

3R Book Club - Warrensburg

Join the Reckless Random Readers! We meet monthly to discuss books within a chosen theme. This month the theme will be “Your Favorite Color.” Choose any book that the cover is primarily your favorite color.

Age: Adult, Senior

Wednesday, December 12 - 12:30 p.m.

Ornament Open House - Concordia

Feeling crafty? Want to get into the holiday spirit? Stop in this afternoon to make an ornament or two. We will have several choices with varying skill levels. Come be creative at the library!

Age: Children, Teen, Adult

Wednesday, December 12 - 2:00 p.m.

Reminiscing Christmas - Odessa

Join us at the Senior Center to delve into Christmas past. Let’s stroll down memory lane for a jolly good time.

Age: Adult

Thursday, December 13 - 10:45 a.m.

Our County’s Infamous Citizens - Holden

Take a break from the holiday hustle and bustle and join us at the library for a program by Mike Shaw of the Johnson County Historical Society. He will be sharing stories about some of our more infamous, past residents. Sure to be interesting! Registration required; call or visit branch to sign up.

Age: Teen, Adult

Tuesday, December 18 - 4:00 p.m.

Second Time Around Crafts - Lexington

This beginning crafting group will be using old bed springs to make a fun snowman to display or share with a friend.  

Age: Adult

Thursday, December 20 - 5:30 p.m.

John Green’s Life’s Library Book Club - Concordia

Renowned YA author John Green and Rosianna Halse Rojas have started a new book club. The first in a series of worthy books you might have missed is If You Come Softly by Jacqueline Woodson. Join us on either day (or both!) to find out more about Life’s Library.

Age: Teen, Adult

Thursday, December 27 - 4:00 p.m.

Friday, December 28 - 4:00 p.m.