this summer, the library is the hottest place to be

If they’re not already signed up, get your kids turning the pages on the Greenwood and Johnson County public libraries’ summer reading programs. Children can turn their reading endeavors into prizes and take part in accompanying activities. Information: JCPL at and GPL at

Put your hands to good work at the GPL’s The Studio Drop-In Crafts. Join the library for a variety of family-friendly crafts all summer long in The Studio. You won’t have to worry about registration, so stop by with no reservations for:

June 14 – June 19: Father’s Day Rock Photo Holder
June 28 – July 3: Perler Bead Drink Covers
July 12 – July 17: Paper Plate Camper Vans
July 26 – July 31: Q-tip Art
Aug. 9 – Aug. 14: Friendship Bracelets