Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Begins October 6 2017. All adults and senior adults are welcome to join us for coffee and coloring!
Coffee and coloring supplies will be provided or bring your own.
Drop in as long as you like. No registration is required.

Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Crafts

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, October 10, 2017
9:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

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, October 10, 2017
10:00 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!

 
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

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

Friday, October 20, 2017
3:30 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, November 28, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Make Tuesday nights the night to bring your family to check out books! Stop by anytime between 5-7pm and we’ll have an activity that everyone can enjoy.

Sept 12 — Build with Blocks
Test out your building skills. Can you build the tallest tower?
Sept 26 — Pajama Family Storytime
Come dressed in your pjs as we read fun bedtime stories. Stories begin at 6:15pm.
Oct 3 — Falling with Leaves Art
Create your own masterpiece using leaves.
Oct 10 — Blowing with Bubbles
We are going to play with bubbles.
Oct 24 — Make your own Stamp
Create and design your own rubber stamp.
Oct 31 — Spooky crafts
Stop by in your costume to make fun spooky crafts.
Nov 7 — Making bracelets
Design your own bracelet using beads and lanyard.
Nov 14 — Build with LEGOs
Time to get creative, we’re building with LEGOs!
Dec 5 — Playing with Dash & Dot
Stop by and meet coding robots Dash & Dot.
Dec 12 — Holiday Crafts & Cookies
Decorate your own sugar cookie (1 cookie per person)

Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

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

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

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!

Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

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

Don't worry about the weather. Come walk a mile in the comfort of air conditioning. Participants will follow Leslie Sansone DVDs 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 more about the computer in this class, which offers insights into hardware and software components.

Computer Questions?

Get help on Tuesdays and  Thursdays from 1-3 p.m. at Waldo Branch. 
 
Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Computers will be available or bring your own.
 
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!

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

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.

A FREE program that explains Medicare in a way that's easy to understand. This class will be especially helpful for people turning 65 in the next few months. We will meet in the Chairman's Office on the first floor.

RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Call 816.812.6507.
Elizabeth Noble, LaDene Morton
In a discussion of their book 100 Years' Journey: The Greenway Fields Neighborhood, co-authors Elizabeth Noble and LaDene Morton examine the quiet Kansas City community’s rich history, architecture, and “well-lived first century.”