KC Public Library Blog
As Women’s History Month comes to a close and the Spring sports season ramps up on the court and field, I thought it might be fun to find books, fiction and nonfiction alike, that tell the stories of women and girls in athletics. From the true story of 1940’s Rollerderby rough-housers featured in Sue Macy’s Rollerderby Rivals to the critically acclaimed graphic novel Rollergirl tracking one young girl’s tumultuous introduction into contact skating at summer camp, these stories are bound to inspire and inform.
Teen Tech Week is the time of year when libraries around the country showcase all of the digital resources and services that are available for teens to succeed in school and prepare for college and careers! From March 6-12, we'll be celebrating all things tech and you're invited to join in the fun.
Do you want to make a difference in Kansas City?
The Kansas City Public Library has three spots open for teenagers to join the Teen Leaders of Today! These volunteer positions have helped the library organize and staff some of the biggest teen programs happening in Kansas City!
Teen Council member will receive training and mentorship from some of the best youth advocates in Kansas City and will:
Learn how to market with social media
Create impactful online videos
Help develop more effective teen programs
Be the driving force behind our summer programs