Events

All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.

Saturday, July 6 2013

Time Items
All day
Thu, 06/27/2013 (All day) - Fri, 09/13/2013 (All day)

Glen Hansen specializes in art inspired by the architecture of cities like Paris, Prague, and Venice. Now he turns his pencils and brushes on Kansas City for a show featuring over 30 drawings and a half-dozen paintings of local buildings and their architectural and decorative details.

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
Sat, 07/06/2013 - 9:00am

Location: City Market, 400 Grand St.

Join us on the first Saturday of every month (June–October) as the Friends of the Kansas City Public Library present the sixth annual City Market Summer Book Sale, from 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

10:00 am
Sat, 07/06/2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Set up an account and learn the basics of e-mail in this free class which lasts approximately one hour. Registration is required. Call 701-3488 to register.

Sat, 07/06/2013 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

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

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

On July 28 the Library debuts the new documentary Nawang Gombu: Heart of a Tiger, about one of the world’s great mountaineers. That documentary, produced by Kansas City filmmaker Bev Chapman, inspired this film series about life and death at high altitudes.

This title is recommended for adult audiences only. MPAA rating: R.