Events

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.

Tuesday, June 4 2013

Time Items
All day
Wed, 11/28/2012 (All day) - Sun, 06/30/2013 (All day)

Established in 1874, the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department has for 138 years protected our citizens while keeping abreast of changes in criminology, transportation, technology, and society. This long and colorful history is examined in a new exhibit, Kansas City’s Finest.

Sat, 06/11/2011 (All day) - Wed, 12/31/2014 (All day)

Hixon transformed the field of portrait photography in Kansas City and the surrounding region during a career that spanned more than seven decades. His studios—the first in the Brady Building at 11th and Main Streets, and the second just one block west in the Baltimore Hotel—welcomed thousands of patrons throughout the 1910s and 1920s.

9:00 am
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 9:30am - 10:00am

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

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 9:30am - 11:00am

Learn more about getting around on your computer in this class, which will offer insights into hardware and software components and their uses. Call 816-701-3481 to register, or click here.

10:00 am
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Pulp painting illustrations, and rhyming text spotlight the underground world of burrowing, tunneling, and digging animals. Includes "Creature identification identification" page.
Do you ever wonder what creatures live under the dirt beneath your feet? Come down, way down, and explore....

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:00am - 10:45am

Come join us for a fun storytime as we dig into summer reading - including books, songs, activities, and a short movie.

11:00 am
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Learn more about getting around on your computer in this class, which offers insights into hardware and software components.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Join librarian and naturalist Clare Hollander for a 4 week series of story times centered on the Laura McPhee exhibit "River of No Return" at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd Kansas City, MO 64111.

4:00 pm
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 4:30pm

Afternoon Arts and Crafts with Wolfgang Bucher of the Mosaic Brain. Every Tuesday in April, May and June. Kids age 5-10.

5:00 pm
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 5:00pm

Anime and manga fans unite to watch and enjoy the newest anime.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 5:15pm - 6:00pm

Falun Dafa is a traditional Self-Cultivation Practice to Improve Mind and Body. Please join us as we meet each week on Tuesday evening.

6:00 pm
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 6:00pm

Families who can't make it to the Library during the day can enjoy this evening storytime. We will read great books, sing songs, and have a fun craft.

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 6:30pm

As America’s biggest private corporation, ExxonMobil has economic power and political clout exceeding that of many countries. Yet its corporate culture of secrecy and discipline makes it a mystery to most of us.

Author Steve Coll unearths the company’s secrets in Private Empire, tracking the corporation’s role on the world stage from the Exxon Valdez accident in 1989 to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.