Events

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

Wednesday, July 17 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
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 9:30am

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

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 9:30am

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

10:00 am
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 10:30am

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

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 10:30am

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

11:00 am
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Fossils- Make a plaster fossil.

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

1:00 pm
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Sculpture- Sculpt with clay! You will be able to pick up your piece once it has been fired.

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

2:00 pm
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 2:00pm

Come play games with your friends and make interesting crafts.

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us for a fun summer movie! This week's movie is: A BUG'S LIFE.

3:00 pm
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 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, 07/17/2013 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Come to discuss inspirational reading with us. Our selection for July 17 and August 21 is Boundaries by Henry Cloud. See our current and past book selections here:
http://www.kclibrary.org/book-clubs/inspirational

6:00 pm
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 6:30pm

In the new series Dateline: Washington with David Von Drehle, journalists covering the nation’s capital offer an insider’s look at politics, partisanship, the ebb and flow of power, and the challenges facing our country today.

David Von DrehleTime magazine’s editor-at-large and a Kansas City resident – holds a public conversation with Politico chief political correspondent Mike Allen. Allen is creator of the influential daily news digest Playbook and “the man the White House wakes up to,” in the words of The New York Times Magazine.