- August 1 - 14 at the Main Library
August 17 -Â 31 at the Indian Creek Library
Â CALYPSO BLUZ -Â Featuring the tropical rhythms of steel drum music Â Â Â Â Â Saturday, June 20Â atÂ 2:00 p.m. - Indian Creek Branch
SCOTT KLAMM - Featuring American folk and original children's music played on a variety of instruments Â Â Â Â Saturday, June 27 at 2:00 p.m. - Indian Creek Branch
YACKETY SAX QUARTET - Featuring four saxophonists playing pop tunes and cool jazz Â Â Â Â Saturday, July 18 at 2:00 p.m. - Indian Creek Branch
CHINESE MUSIC - FeaturingÂ the music of China played on traditional instruments Â Â Â Â Saturday, July 25 at 2:00 p.m. - Indian Creek Branch The concerts will last approximately an hour.Â Come enjoy some great music at a great price---FREE!Â Call (913) 971-5235 for more information.
Judo is a form of Japanese martial arts.Â Did you know that President Teddy Roosevelt was one of the first judo students in the United States?Â He eventually earned a brown belt.
If you would like to learn more about judo, the Olathe Public Library will be having two free judo demonstrations for K-6th gradersÂ during spring break.Â Instructors from the After School Judo Academy will be doing demonstrations during the following times:
Monday, March 16 @ 2:00 p.m.
at the Indian Creek Branch Library
Tuesday, March 17 @ 2:00 p.m.
at the Main Olathe Library
Registration is required.Â Register at either Olathe library or call (913) 971-6874.Â Be there or be square.
Saturday, October 4, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at the Indian Creek Branch Saturday, November 1, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at the Main Library Saturday, December 6, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at the Indian Creek BranchNo advanced registration is necessary, but reading sessions are limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis.Â Come to the Children's Desk upon arrival and check in for a reading time.Â R.E.A.D. trained therapy dogs are provided by Pets for Life, Inc.Â For more information call (913) 971-6874.