Events

All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and remain closed on Thursday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Friday, June 7 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.

10:00 am
Fri, 06/07/2013 - 10:30am

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this storytime.

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 10:30am - 11:30am

This story time and play group promotes literacy in children with the participation of caring family members in activities that explore the world of language using stories, songs, and crafts. In conjunction with our Summer Reading Program, todays theme is "Gardening!"

12:00 pm
Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Join the "Between the Lines" Book Group to discuss "Above All Things" by Tanis Rideout.

2:00 pm
Fri, 06/07/2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

From making a customize greeting card to creating a sign this class can be of help. Learn the basics of this popular desktop publishing program. Now using Publisher 2010. Call 701-3449 to register.

5:00 pm
Fri, 06/07/2013 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade then stay to put your best deck to the test!

6:00 pm
Fri, 06/07/2013 - 6:30pm

Kick off the 2013 Summer Reading Program with The Doo-Dads.

The Doo-Dads – four fathers and veterans of the Kansas City music scene (Mike Niewalk, Matt Kesler, Ken Lovern, and Joe Gose) - deliver an energetic live show with the fun and excitement of a rock concert. Appropriate for children of all ages.

Sign-up for the Summer Reading program during the event and earn fun prizes by reading your favorite books!