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  1. Emporia Public Library Adult Summer Reading Passport

    May 25, 2017 - July 24, 2017 @ Emporia Public Library

    Adults, visit the public service desk on the 2nd floor to obtain your Summer Reading Passport. It’s simple: Read six books, visit the six locations in downtown Emporia listed on the passport, and turn in your passport for a prize and to be entered into a drawing for a grand prize at the end of summer!

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  2. Emporia Public Library Your Leadership Edge

    May 25, 2017 - July 24, 2017 @ Emporia Public Library

    Learn more about the Kansas Leadership Center (KLC) and how the KLC leadership principles are equipping people to lead all over the state! Access the Your Leadership Edge website at the library for free. Participate in group video chats lead by KLC instructors throughout the summer. Check out a copy of “Your Leadership Edge” by Ed O’Malley and Amanda Cebula. Ask at the public service desk on the 2nd floor about how you can participate in the Your Leadership Edge library program and be eligible for prizes!

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  3. Young Adult Global Book Chat

    June 21, 2017 - June 28, 2017

    Readers wanted! From June 21st through 28th, Emporia Public Library will be participating in a digital book group on Facebook with teens from Fife Libraries in Scotland! To participate, a waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian.

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  4. Tour de Lyon County Gravel Ride for Hope & a Cure

    June 24, 2017, 7:00 AM @ Sodens Grove

    REGISTER at Tour de Lyon County Gravel Ride for Hope & a Cure is a non-profit event to raise awareness and funds for JDRF and Special Olympics of Kansas.

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  5. Emporia Farmers Market

    June 24, 2017, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ 7th Avenue between Merchant and Commercial Street

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  6. Plow Day & Tractor Show

    June 24, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ PRAIRIELAND PARTNERS JOHN DEERE

    Antique Tractor & Equipment Show, Antique Tractors Plowing, Hit & Miss Engines Running. Wheat Threshing Demonstration With a 1922 Avery Thresher. Hay Bailing With 1920's Ann Arbor Hay press Plus Other Antique Equipment Demonstrations. Old Time Haying Demonstrations, Sickle Mowing & Side Delivery Hay Raking, Small Square & Round Baling & Loading of Bales

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  7. Paint-a Pot

    June 24, 2017, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Emporia Arts Center

    Suggested for children ages 6+. We have a variety of readymade ceramic pieces for you to choose from and custom glaze! Examples include: coffee mugs, piggy banks, butterflies, dinosaurs, picture frames, dog dishes, and many more.

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  8. Emporia Author Fair

    June 24, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Emporia Public Library

    Visit with local and regional authors at the library. Featured authors will speak in the large meeting room, and other authors will be available for meet and greets with the public throughout the library.

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  9. Live Music with Dillon Ray @ Bourbon Cowboy

    June 24, 2017, 10:00 PM - June 25, 2017, 12:00 AM @ Bourbon Cowboy

    This country singer songwriter out of Manhattan, Kansas plays covers, original music, and let's be honest, he's easy on the eyes. A free summer concert!

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