Events

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

Friday, April 18 2014

Time Items
All day
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
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:00am

Central Library’s ESL classes are small, with excellent one-on-one
help in areas of conversation, pronunciation, grammar, math, and
American life. Classes are free.

Parking is free for one hour in the Library garage, and there is also street-side parking for 75 cents an hour.

Please call Estelle Manning at 816.560.0135 for further information.

10:00 am
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:30am

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this fun storytime.

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Children will enjoy a bunny story time, decorate baskets, go on a candy egg hunt, and more! Bring the whole family!

2:00 pm
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 2:00pm

Join us for one of Hollywood's all time silent movie classics: Metropolis, with a newly recorded orchestral score. Released in 1927, it explores social inequities in the year 2026. Popcorn and soda round out an afternoon of viewing this visual masterpiece.

5:00 pm
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade, then put your best deck to the test!

6:00 pm
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:15pm

Hoppity-hop on over the Plaza Kid Corner for stories and crafts celebrating one of our favorite animals -- bunnies! Appropriate for all ages.