Thursday, August 17, 2017

No matter your limitations, you can still reap the physical, mental, and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength, and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.

Thursday, April 20, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

Thursday, April 6, 2017
9:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

Thursday, April 6, 2017
10:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Take charge of your life by learning how to control your diabetes. In these FREE classes you will learn how to live a healthier life with diabetes:
• Find out how diabetes affects your body
• Make sense of your blood sugar numbers
• Meet others who have diabetes
• Have fun learning in a small group through games, activities and support conversations
• Learn about diabetes through classes located in the community near your neighborhood

A trained instructor leads the class, which meets an hour and a half once a week for 6
weeks, giving you plenty of time to ask questions and learn more from others in your
class.

Register for this program, presented with Truman Medical Centers, by calling Raquel Garcia at 816-404-3560 or Deitra Johnson at 816-701-3482.

Thursday, August 31, 2017
11:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 game consoles are available to play and engage in competitions with your friends. You may also bring your own games or game console. Drop by anytime for some video game fun.

Monday, June 5, 2017
3:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Play video games and board games with your friends! For teens and kids

Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Games

Are you ready for a change? HIIT is designed to help participants achieve superior fat loss while maintaining muscle. This class alternates between short periods of cardio exercise with less intense recovery periods. You will improve your athletic capacity and condition, improve glucose metabolism and improve fat burning. Bring your own hand weights.

Thursday, April 20, 2017
6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

Don't worry about the weather. Come walk a mile in the comfort of air conditioning. Participants will follow Leslie Sansone DVD's to start their weight loss journey with a gentle paced 1 mile beginner walk program. Participants will increase their heart rate with low impact moves.

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

Computer Questions?

Get help on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. as well as Fridays from 3-5 p.m. at Plaza Branch. 
Se habla español.

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Computers will be available or bring your own device.

Tech Coaches now available to answer your questions about:
  • Microsoft Word or Excel
  • the internet
  • email
  • formatting a resume
  • online applications
  • syncing your smartphone
  • and so much more!

ABsolutely Amazing Abs goes beyond getting a flat belly or a six-pack of abs. There are several benefits associated with abdominal exercises. Attain better posture, increase flexibility in the lower back and improve digestion. Classes will begin with a dynamic stretching warm up. Participants will need to be able to perform floor exercises. Bring a mat.

Jessica Kincaid, Amy Kligman
Every Street is Charlotte Street
Kansas City-area artist Jessica Kincaid, who works from a palette of colorful beads rather than paint, discusses her work in an illustrated presentation revolving around the Library exhibit Jessica Kincaid: The Beaded Image.
Kansas City-area artist Jessica Kincaid works from a palette of colorful beads rather than paint, creating pictorial textiles that have been displayed at the Kansas City Jewish Museum and Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, among other venues.
Reception: 
6 pm
Program: