Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The Vietnam Voices KCPT Storybooth is touring the region collecting local stories, experiences, and thoughts related to the Vietnam War. During Big Read KC the booth will visit the Plaza Branch and Central Library, offering patrons an opportunity to share and record their own stories.

Friday, Sept. 22 to Thursday, Oct. 12
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.

Saturday, Oct. 14 to Friday, Oct. 20
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
 
View a schedule of additional site visits across the region and watch select video contributions at veterans.kcpt.org.
 

Friday, September 22, 2017
(All day)
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Come join us for thirty minutes of fun stories, songs, and learning activities!

Please note that the Library does not open until 10 a.m., but story time attendees will be allowed in early for the 9:30 a.m. program.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017
9:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime
Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for stories, songs, and plenty of time for play. We talk, sing, read, write and play every day, but Tuesdays are special. Parking is Free!

During this special story time, meet local author Kathy Wolff as she reads from her debut picture book "What George Forgot." Activities and fun for all! Don't forget your shoes!
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Come join us for lots of great stories, songs, fun learning activities and even a short movie - all geared for three and four-year-olds.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
11:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day, and Kansas City Public Library is here to help you celebrate!

You can register to vote at any library location at any time, but there is a special emphasis on today.  Join your friends and neighbors in registering to vote today so you can vote in the November election.

You need to re-register to vote if:
  • you move
  • you change your name
  • you change your party affiliation
  • complete a felony sentence

Don't want to leave your couch?  You can register to vote online in Missouri.


#NationalVoterRegistrationDay
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
12:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

This group meets every fourth Tuesday of the month at the Mt. Washington Senior Apartments, located at 570 S. Evanston in Independence, Mo. Books provided by the Sugar Creek branch of the Kansas City Public Library, with discussions moderated by Mary Roberson.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
2:30 pm
Audience: 
Adults

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.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
3:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
3:30 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Kids and Teens 18 and under, join us at the Waldo Branch for a free meal provided by Harvesters!

Thursday, September 14, 2017
4:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Explore the world of modern Tabletop Gaming! It's not just Monopoly anymore! The games are bigger, better and weirder! Come for fun, to meet new people and to face challenges that will test your problem solving and teamwork skills. Open 6th-12th graders. Games include Ticket to Ride, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Forbidden Island, Love Letter, Mysterium, King of Tokyo, and more!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

This high intensity interval training (HIIT) will get you sweating and moving. Get the maximum benefits of exercise with this 45-minute workout.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

Punch and kick you way to good health. Fitness champion Nicki Jones will lead you through 10 to 12 rounds of punches, kicks, and cardio exercise that will leave you feeling invigorated and powerful.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

Come dressed in your pj's and bring a soft blanket as we read fun bedtime stories for kids of all ages. We’ll also enjoy a fun, sleepy-time activity. (Favorite stuffed animals are also invited.)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
6:15 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Join us every Tuesday at 7 pm on the Children's floor for stories, crafts and a lot of imagination. 7-15 year old Graphic novel fans enjoy meeting up with each other to talk about books as well as get first hand illustrative instruction on how to create, design and illustrate your own comics. Parking is Free!

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
7:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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

Thursday, January 5, 2017
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Keep you family safer by storing your gun responsibly in five easy steps from Moms Demand Action.

The Kansas City Police Department will hand out FREE gun locks.

The Be SMART campaign was created to reduce suicides and unintentional shootings that occur when children get ahold of an unsecured firearm.

www.besmartforkids.org 

 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
10:00 am to 11:00 am

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.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Learn more about the computer in this class, which offers insights into hardware and software components.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Come with your yoga mat and spend an hour relaxing with the meditative benefits of yoga. For everyone from beginners to experienced.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
1:15 pm

Come with your yoga mat and spend an hour relaxing with the meditative benefits of yoga. For everyone from beginners to experienced.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
1:15 pm

Local attorneys Brian Noland and Malik James will be on site to help you answer legal questions free of charge.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us for a free 6-week session of gentle, relaxing yoga! These classes are designed for all skill levels, strengths, and abilities.

Attend 4 of the 6 sessions to be entered to win a gift card!

Please bring a yoga mat and water to stay hydrated. Wear comfortable, light clothing. Please arrive at least five minutes early to the first session.

RSVP by September 1st - spots are limited! Call (816) 701-3488 to RSVP.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Are you preparing for citizenship or know someone who is? The Library is offering another session of citizenship preparation classes at Central Library (14 W 10th St) on Tuesdays, July 25 - September 26, in Room 312.
Classes include interview practices, too!

For more information or to enroll, call 816-701-3546 or email ritaedmonds@kclibrary.org.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In class you will learn basic English skills: grammar, listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Contact Estelle at 816-560-0135 with questions.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cinematic Tuesdays in the Vault

It's that time of year where we're all ready to ditch the heat and put on a big sweater. Unfortunately, the weather doesn't always agree. If you're ready to chill already join us for these delightfully frigid movies. They're bound to get you shivering!

TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M.
Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Film Rating: 
R — Restricted
Ed Darack
Author Ed Darack examines the downing of an Army helicopter in Afghanistan six years ago, killing all 38 aboard, in a discussion of his new book The Final Mission of Extortion 17: Special Ops, Helicopter Support, SEAL Team Six, and the Deadliest Day of the U.S. War in Afghanistan.
Author Ed Darack examines the downing of an Army helicopter in Afghanistan six years ago, killing all 38 aboard, in a discussion of his new book The Final Mission of Extortion 17: Special Ops, Helicopter Support, SEAL Team Six, and the Deadliest Day of the U.S. War in Afghanistan.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Program: 
6:30 pm