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

Friday, November 21, 2014

This class on the fundamentals of Microsoft Word focuses on templates as well as the various menu options.


Friday, November 21, 2014

Don’t know the difference between a cell and a sheet? This class explores the basics of this powerful spreadsheet program. The prerequisite for this class is Word Basics. Call 701-3449 or click here to register.


Friday, November 21, 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!


Saturday, November 22, 2014
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Navigate the internet with Mozilla Firefox, learn how to do online searches and more in this class lasting approximately one hour. Registration is required. Call 816-701-3488 to register.


Saturday, November 22, 2014
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 7-13 are welcome to attend.


Saturday, November 22, 2014

Film critics regard 1939 as the greatest year in Hollywood history, when more memorable movies were released than at any other time. Throughout 2014, the Kansas City Public Library recreates the movie going experience enjoyed by audiences 75 years earlier. Each week, the free series Hollywood’s Greatest Year will present a movie from 1939.

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


Saturday, November 22, 2014

Philomena - starring Judi Dench. In 1952, a young Philomena was sent to the convent of Roscrea in Ireland after giving birth to her first child. When her son became a toddler, the nuns sent him to America for adoption. Philomena then spent the next fifty years seeking for him in vain.

This 2013 movie is rated PG-13 for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references. It runs 98 minutes. Come join us in the Ruiz meeting room for a great movie and light refreshments.


Tuesday, November 25, 2014
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

Learn what the Internet and your Internet browser can do for you. This class focuses on the basics of online navigation and searching. Call 816-701-3481 to register, or click here.


Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Emily Ann learns about the meaning of Thanksgiving when her family gathers around the dinner table.


Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Looking to volunteer at your library? Stop by and find out the many ways you can participate to gain the volunteer hours you might need to graduate. We'll collaborate together to plan teen events at the library. Meetings are approximately 1 hour 15 min in length. In November we'll begin planning other projects including our annual anime lock-in.