All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, all ages

Saturday, September 5, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

This new exhibit, in collaboration with the Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City, spotlights the colorful, evocative works of many of Mexico’s top illustrators of youth literature, including the winning and honorable-mention selections from the country’s 24th Catalogue of Illustrators of Children and Youth Publications contest.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

Intimate Riot introduces the fictional aesthetic of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Based on Alice’s early published journeys, internationally recognized artist Peregrine Honig delivers a genre-crossing exhibit combining art objects, video, installation, and design alongside text from Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic.

Monday, October 12, 2015
(All day)


In partnership with Harvesters: The Community Food Network, the Kansas City Public Library announces its annual Food for Fines Week from October 12-18, 2015.

During this period, Library patrons are encouraged to bring undamaged and unexpired boxed or canned non-perishable food items to any Library location. Each single food item will be applied as a $1 credit toward the reduction of existing overdue fines.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

This six-week course will teach participants how to walk and stretch safely, increase flexibility, and improve balance. Weekly incentives will be given to participants.

Join us to learn how walking can improve your fitness and help manage your arthritis pain.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

ESL classes are small , with excellent one-on-one help in areas of conversation, pronunciation, grammar, math and American Life. Classes are free. Please call Estelle Manning at 816.560.0135 for more information

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Bring your little ones for a fun monster storytime with music and great books, followed by a fun activity for all to enjoy.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Stressed out? Need to relax? Want to try something new? Then you're looking in the right place! Join us each week for Yoga Classes as we unite the body and mind. No experience is necessary, all levels are welcome! Bring a mat or blanket to practice on and a positive attitude. Find out what Yoga can do for you!

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
5:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Take advantage of a free way to complete your high school requirements. Meeting Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 816-418-7150 to register. Sponsored by the Kansas City School District.

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