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

All Library locations will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 17 for a staff development event. We will reopen for regular hours Thursday, December 18.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Do you have questions about how to use your Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop, E-Reader or other mobile technologies? Bring your device to our Open Lab and ask the expert! Room 311, Central Library
Questions? Email techclasses@kclibrary.org


Thursday, December 18, 2014

Make a Holiday Gingerbread House! For kids, teens, and families.


Friday, December 19, 2014

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 and parking is free for all ESL students.

Please call Estelle Manning at 816.560.0135 for further information.


Friday, December 19, 2014
10:00am @ Central Library

Santa Claus will be visiting the Central Library! This is a great opportunity for your little one to see the big guy up close and personal.

Join us in Central Youth Services on the 2nd floor for stories, music, crafts and of course, the chance to visit with Santa.

Parking is Free!


Friday, December 19, 2014

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!


Friday, December 19, 2014
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

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


Friday, December 19, 2014
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

What holiday season would be complete without an overgrown lizard from prehistoric times stomping on a city? This remake of "Godzilla" is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of mayhem and destruction, but what would you expect from a mad monster!


Friday, December 19, 2014

Want to learn how to better navigate the vast World Wide Web? Come to Room 311 in the Central Library at 2pm on 12/19! Questions? Email techclasses@kclibrary.org


Friday, December 19, 2014
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

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


Friday, December 19, 2014

Come enjoy some of your favorite online and board games at the Ruiz Branch on the third Friday of each month. Join your pals for a friendly game of LIFE, SORRY, Apples to Apples, or any other game in our collection. The computers will be available for online games as well.

For ages 12-18, and a parental permission form must be signed.