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

If you require ADA accommodation to utilize Library services or attend events, please notify the Library office at least 48 hours in advance at 816.701.3400.

Friday, August 26, 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, August 26, 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, August 26, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!


Friday, August 26, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

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


Saturday, August 27, 2016
(All day) @ Central Library

Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster, 1844-2012 showcases a sampling of rare, beautiful political posters from the past 170 years. The exhibit was adapted for travel by ExhibitsUSA, a program of Mid-America Arts Alliance.


Saturday, August 27, 2016

Learn to speak conversational Spanish.


Saturday, August 27, 2016

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


Saturday, August 27, 2016

From his professional acting debut on an early TV game show – for which he accepted a fishing rod as payment – Robert Redford grew into a Hollywood icon, ranked by Entertainment Weekly as one of the 30 greatest actors of all time. He’s an Oscar-winning director, to boot.


Saturday, August 27, 2016
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, August 27, 2016

Join us at the Westport Branch Library for a presentation from local author and radio personality Julee Jonez. Along with Purpose Publishing's Michelle Gines, Jonez will share her experiences and processes with the self-publishing industry.

Journeying from self-editing classes and overcoming fear, Jonez is ready share her new book Pressing Past the Past with the world and take on her next writing adventure. Jonez will be available for questions and book signings following the presentation.


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