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

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
(All day) @ Central Library

This new exhibition, featuring the ambitious sculptural works of three teaching artists, employs a range of materials and fabrication processes in exploring philosophies relating to construction, technology, and place.


Saturday, April 2, 2016
(All day) @ Central Library

There is beauty in a billowing supercell in the distance, in jagged streaks of lightning and thin, swaying funnels reaching down to the countryside. That’s what is conveyed in Stephen Locke’s photography, not merely the mayhem of a spring or summer storm.


Friday, April 29, 2016
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Join the artists from Westport Center for the Arts to create your own masterpieces -- for artists ages 5-14.


Saturday, April 30, 2016

Learn to speak conversational Spanish.


Saturday, April 30, 2016

Dia del Nino/ Dia del Libro (Day of the Child/ Day of the Book) Celebration: Healing + Art

Join us at the North-East Library to celebrate Dia del Nino/ Dia del Libro (Day of the Child/ Day of the Book)! We will celebrate the unique international and multicultural people in our community through art, activities, and stories. We are partnering with One Struggle KC and Una Lucha KC, who will lead activities designed to help people of color express struggles and achievements within our communities, as the 3rd part of a 4 part Art + Healing series.


Saturday, April 30, 2016

Baseball is back, launching a new major-league season April 3. That, of course, is big news in Kansas City, where the Royals begin defense of their first World Series championship in 30 years.

Hollywood has revolved scores of movies around our national pastime, many of them acclaimed but some – also eminently watchable, insightful, or both – that have gone underappreciated. The Library screens four of these overlooked gems.


Sunday, May 1, 2016

Come to the North East Book Group each month to share your passion for books and join in on riveting book discussions.


Sunday, May 1, 2016

Coterie Theatre artists read from Peter Brown’s story of individuality and self-expression, revolving around an all-too-dignified tiger who sheds his starched collars and top hats to loosen up and “be … wild.”

Young audience members can “jump into the story,” adding their own improvisation.


Monday, May 2, 2016

Join us every morning Monday through Saturday at 8:30 to walk in a safe environment.


Monday, May 2, 2016

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing and communication. No fee or books required. For more information contact Estelle Manning at estellemanning@aol.com.


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