Events

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 28, for Thanksgiving.

Wednesday, June 12 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
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 9:30am

We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 9:30am

We provide stories and activities for children 12-24 months of age.

10:00 am
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 10:30am

We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 10:30am

Children ages 2-5 will enjoy stories, songs, and crafts.

11:00 am
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Printmaking- Use Jell-O to make nature prints.

Ages 8- 12yrs. Space and supplies are limited! All crafts are first come first serve.

1:00 pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Printmaking- Use gelatin to make prints.

Ages 13- 18yrs. Space and supplies are limited! All crafts are first come first serve.

2:00 pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 2:00pm

We will be showing the movie: Walt Disney's Hercules.

3:00 pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Games, games and more games! Grab some friends and challenge them to some after-school gaming fun on our XBOX 360 and Wii Systems. We provide some games, but feel free to bring yours to get a battle going with your friends.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Share poems that you wrote or your favorite poems with like-minded people. Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere and cherish the love of poetry together. All are welcome. Call 816-701-3488 for more information.

5:00 pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Come and celebrate your favorite series! We will read from the book, act out scenes, craft and play games. Ages 8-12.

6:00 pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 6:30pm

After more than a decade of intimate economic relations, China and the United States have become deeply intertwined. Historian Zachary Karabell maintains that while neither country is fully at ease with this partnership, the occasional tension over intellectual property, human rights, and regional strategy pales in comparison to the deepening and on-going economic bonds that tie the two countries together.