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

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Swing by Central Every Saturday this Summer for CRAFTS@CENTRAL!

It’s never the wrong time to start saving! Today we’ll be making our very own Cash Bottle Piggy Banks! Come by Crafts@Central, and I guarantee you’ll leave a little bit richer!

Parking is FREE!


Saturday, July 25, 2015
1:30pm @ Waldo Branch

Kids Team up for Art! Local professional artists will team up with young artists to create a work of art to be displayed at our branch. Participation is FREE!! Kids 6-12 are welcome to attend.


Saturday, July 25, 2015

Beat the heat. Take in a series of Saturday afternoon movies that may (or may not) celebrate the virtues of man’s best friend.

In the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault, Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.


Saturday, July 25, 2015

Community experts and local teens conduct workshops on activism and empowerment. Among the speakers: Dawson Barrett, an assistant history professor at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas, whose book Teenage Rebels: Stories of Successful High School Activists from the Little Rock 9 to the Class of Tomorrow examines the policies and political struggles that have shaped the lives of high school students over the past century.


Sunday, July 26, 2015

Jon Knight, who oversees design senior principal at Populous, describes the changes being made to the Board of Trade Building (4800 Main St.). The 49-year-old building will soon be the new home of Populous, the Kansas City-based architecture firm specializing in sports stadiums and arena design, as well as various other tenants.

The 2015 Kansas City Architecture Series examines how historic buildings in Kansas City’s downtown area have been repurposed and given new life.


Monday, July 27, 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


Monday, July 27, 2015

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.


Monday, July 27, 2015

Make cool crafts! For teens


Tuesday, July 28, 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


Tuesday, July 28, 2015
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Word and how to create letters and professional looking documents using this word processing program. Click here to register.