All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, kids

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 30, for Memorial Day.

Thursday, July 7, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come watch the movie, Shrek, with us. It is rated PG and is 90 minutes long.


Friday, July 8, 2016

With a large variety of exciting and interactive programs, the Zoomobile brings the world of the wild to you. Connect with nature and wildlife through a fascinating journey featuring awesome artifacts, fun science, captivating stories, and of course, live animals.


Saturday, July 9, 2016
10:00am @ Waldo Branch

The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) literacy program uses therapy animals to improve children's reading and communication skills. Join the R.E.A.D. team at the Waldo Branch on July 9 as children read the pooches some prose. Children may sign up for a 10-minute slot. Parents must sign a release form before children will be allowed to read with the dog.


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Your monster slaying abilities will be put to the ultimate test, as you attempt to fight your way to earn fame. In doing so, you will have to decide: do you want a saddle? Will you craft or buy your items?

These decisions are yours to make, so choose wisely and get ready to shoot chop and slice your way through to THE END. May the odds be ever in your favor!


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Create your own games and learn new ones! Something new each week!


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

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


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come enjoy playing board games with friends and doing crafts.


Thursday, July 14, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Award-winning Saint Louis kids' rocker, Babaloo, performs his one-man musical comedy act for children of all ages. Be ready for a high-energy, interactive, fun-filled experience at the Kansas City Public Library!


Friday, July 15, 2016

Through storytelling and song, vocalist and cultural historian Brother John helps young audience members explore the history. Recommended for ages 5 and older.


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