Johnson County Library http://kcur.org en What People Are 3-D Printing At The Johnson County Public Library http://kcur.org/post/what-people-are-3-d-printing-johnson-county-public-library <p>Libraries have long been a place where new technologies can be seen and interacted with for the first time. In the 1980s, it was the personal computer. In the 1990s, the World Wide Web. Now, 3-D printers are becoming increasingly available in libraries across the country, and they are part of the transformation of the role of the institution.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:17:30 +0000 Esther Honig 56723 at http://kcur.org What People Are 3-D Printing At The Johnson County Public Library Summer Reading Recommendations For Kids & Teens http://kcur.org/post/summer-reading-recommendations-kids-teens <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">From haunted hotels, to the real life story of Nazi hunters in Argentina, these summer reading picks are sure to get your young ones' imaginations churning.</span></p> Wed, 21 May 2014 18:47:26 +0000 Steve Kraske & Cody Newill 56111 at http://kcur.org Summer Reading Recommendations For Kids & Teens The Most Checked-Out Children's Books At Johnson County Libraries http://kcur.org/post/most-checked-out-childrens-books-johnson-county-libraries <p>In recent years,&nbsp;<em>Harry Potter</em>, <em>The Hunger Games</em>&nbsp; and <em>Twilight</em> series have&nbsp;been favorites among young readers. However, a&nbsp;survey of the most frequently&nbsp;checked out books at the Johnson County libraries also includes classics from decades past.</p> Tue, 20 May 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Danie Alexander 55651 at http://kcur.org The Most Checked-Out Children's Books At Johnson County Libraries Dog Days Of Summer Start Early http://kcur.org/post/dog-days-summer-start-early <p>Daily highs have hovered at or near the 100 degree mark for more than a week.&nbsp;&nbsp; The sweaty days are expected will continue through the weekend.&nbsp; The heat can be dangerous, but many people are finding ways to avoid the high temperatures.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 11:27:24 +0000 Maria Carter 20524 at http://kcur.org Dog Days Of Summer Start Early