Friends of Bonner Springs Library plan book sale April 10-12

April 10, 11 and 12 are the dates for the spring book sale at the Bonner Springs Library sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

A variety of fiction and nonfiction along with CDs and DVDs, large print and many books for children are available.

Hard back volumes are $1 and paperbacks are 50 cents, as well as a bargain corner of older items for only 25 cents.  Many donated items are like new and would make great gifts.

Nonfiction is arranged by genre and books are identified by signs noting each category.  There is a large selection of science fiction and romance novels as well as many volumes from favorite authors.

Thursday’s hours are from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and is a preview sale for Friends members.  To take advantage of this special time one can become a member at the door for $5 membership dues for the entire year.

On Friday and Saturday the sale will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The sale is located in the basement storm shelter area which is available from the parking lot in back of the library. The Bonner Springs City Library is at 201 N. Nettleton Ave., Bonner Springs.


KCK school board to meet April 8

The Kansas City, Kan., Board of Education will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at the Central Office, 2010 N. 59th St., Kansas City, Kan.

The items on the agenda include a report on post-secondary enrollment trends, and progress toward district goal achievement.

Also on the agenda are a report on the expansion of bus parking and construction of a stadium for Schlagle High School on Meadowlark Lane.

Also on the agenda is a paraprofessional agreement, and several other items.

The meeting agenda is online at



Guest speaker changes for Fairfax meeting

A previously announced guest speaker will be unable to speak at the Fairfax Industrial Association meeting at 11:15 a.m. April 10 at Reddi Services, 603 Funston Road, Kansas City, Kan.

The new guest speaker for the meeting will be Brent Miles, vice president of economic development of NorthPoint Development.

Those interested in attending the meeting may make reservations by 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, to