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

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

Thursday, June 9, 2016

From ancient times to today, people have loved nothing more than to listen to a well-told story, a tall tale, a good yarn. Indeed, the spirit of the bards of old continues to thrive.


Friday, June 10, 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.


Friday, June 10, 2016

No matter what your limitations, maybe you can still reap the physical, mental and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.


Friday, June 10, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!


Friday, June 10, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

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


Friday, June 10, 2016

Need to write a letter or a report? Learn the basics of this powerful word processing program. All versions of Word will be discussed. Call 816-701-3434 or click here to register.


Friday, June 10, 2016

Coloradan Neil McIntyre—aka Mr. Kneel—delivers a blend of age-appropriate hip-hop and beatboxing that’s positive, inspiring, and most of all fun.
Appropriate for all ages.


Saturday, June 11, 2016

Learn to speak conversational Spanish.


Saturday, June 11, 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 June 11 and July 9 as children read the pooches some prose. Children may sign up for a 10-minute slot each Saturday. Parents must sign a release form before children will be allowed to read with the dog.


Saturday, June 11, 2016

Dr. Jaime Pinero from Lincoln University Extension will present organic solutions for natural pest management in your garden - including companion planting and more.

Admission is FREE.

To register, call Amy Morris, Ruiz Branch Supervisor, at 816-701-3565, or go to:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-create-a-natural-pest-management-sys...

Questions? Contact Amy Morris at 816-701-3565 or amymorris@kclibrary.org.

Learn more about the gardening and planting resources available at the Ruiz Branch at kclibrary.org/seedlibrary.


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