Events

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

Saturday, June 22 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.

2:00 am
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 2:30am - 3:00am

Kansas City digs Jim "Mr. Stinky Feet" Cosgrove. Come sing, dance and play in the band during this high-energy, interactive show that will get the whole family rockin.' Check out Jim's music and videos at www.jimcosgrove.com

9:00 am
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 9:30am

Interested in starting a small business in Kansas City? Kansas City is a great place to give it a try.

Making Kansas City “America’s most entrepreneurial city” is one of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s Big Five Ideas for the region.

10:00 am
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Navigate the Internet with Internet Explorer, learn how to do online searches and more in this free class which lasts approximately one hour. Registration is required. Call 701-3488 to register.

Sat, 06/22/2013 - 10:30am - 12:30pm

This class on the fundamentals of Microsoft Word focuses on templates as well as the various menu options.

12:00 pm
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Watch movies, play games, talk about books, manga video games and help plan library events while having lots of fun.

1:00 pm
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 1:30pm

An aging British barrister (Charles Laughton) defends a playboy (Tyrone Power) from a murder charge, and gets unexpected help from the prosecution’s prize witness (Marlene Dietrich). Billy Wilder directs and adapts Agatha Christie’s hit stage play. Not Rated. 116 minutes

In honor of its new event series on the Supreme Court and former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor's appearance, the Kansas City Public Library is offering Order in the Court!, a series of courtroom movies. The films screen on Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. throughout June 2013.