Events

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

Monday, March 3 2014

Time Items
All day
Sat, 02/01/2014 (All day) - Sun, 03/30/2014 (All day)

The role played by comic books in fighting fascism is explored in an exhibit spanning almost 70 years. During the war, superheroes such as Superman, Daredevil, and Captain America did battle with Adolf Hitler and his Nazis. Dr. Seuss, then an editorial cartoonist, depicted Hitler frolicking beneath the swaying bodies of executed Jews.

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.

3:00 pm
Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Get your competitive juices flowing challenging your friends with a variety of games like NBA 2K14, Madden NFL25, Halo 5, Soulcalibur V . If you are more of a Wii fan, Smash Bros., Mario Cart, Dragon Ball Z may engage you in a friendly joust with your peers.
A nice collection of board games are available.

5:00 pm
Mon, 03/03/2014 - 5:00pm

Every Monday & Wednesday catch the study sessions designed to help those interested in obtaining the General Equivalency Diploma, the equivalent of a high school diploma. To register, call the Adult Basic Education office at 816-418-7150.

6:00 pm
Mon, 03/03/2014 - 6:30pm

March's book discussion will be about "Before I go to Sleep" by S.J. Watson. A psychological thriller about a woman who awakens each day with no memory of the day before. Tension builds as she begins to keep a secret diary so she will have something to refer to about the day before. It will keep you guessing until the surprise ending.