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.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

A gathering of needleworks enthusiasts! This group meets every Thursday and works on all kinds of needlework projects (knitting, rug hooking, crochet, applique, needlepoint, embroidery, etc.) No instruction is provided. Just bring a project and have fun!

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Esta es una clase gratuita de inglés básico para hispanohablantes que consiste en el aprendizaje de la conversación, gramática, lectura, y escritura por actividades, ejercicios y juegos.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Are you a local writer or an aspiring author? Consider visiting the Westport Writer's Group - an eclectic group of writers committed to helping each other grow while also having fun!

Friday, September 30, 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

Friday, September 30, 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, September 30, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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

It's never too early to read to your baby! We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

Friday, September 30, 2016
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Crafts and activities to honor Hispanic Heritage Month. We’ll make Muñeca Quitapenas (Worry Dolls), and Papeles Picados.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Location: City Market, 400 Grand St.

Looking for some good reads, new music, or a movie or two to enjoy this summer and fall? On the first Saturday of the month from August through October, in the atrium north of Steamboat Arabia at the City Market, the Friends of the Kansas City Public Library are selling an array of books and other items for a mere $1 to $2. Choose from recently published hardback fiction, nonfiction, popular young adult, and audio books; soft-cover books for all ages; DVDs; and CDs. Some “special finds” are priced at $5 and up.

Monday, October 3, 2016
4:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Every Monday at the Plaza Library Teen Space! Learn how to play, take part in competitions, and build new creations on Minecraft Mondays. Ages 12-18.

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