All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, kids

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, July 8, 2016

Kids in the audience help Tommy Diaz’ alter ego, Tommy Terrific, save the day when Uncle Fumpernutter fails to show up for a magic show. It’s an enchanting, laugh-out-loud experience.


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


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Come join us for thirty minutes of fun stories, songs, and learning activities!

Please note that the Library does not open until 10 a.m., but story time attendees will be allowed in early for the 9:30 a.m. program.


Tuesday, July 12, 2016
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Come join us for lots of great stories, songs, fun learning activities and even a short movie - all geared for three and four-year-olds.


Tuesday, July 12, 2016
10:00am @ Central Library

Join us every Tuesday on the second floor. It's a great time to talk, sing, read, write and play! All ages welcome.
Parking is free.


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Your monster slaying abilities will be put to the ultimate test, as you attempt to fight your way to earn fame. In doing so, you will have to decide: do you want a saddle? Will you craft or buy your items?

These decisions are yours to make, so choose wisely and get ready to shoot chop and slice your way through to THE END. May the odds be ever in your favor!


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Create your own games and learn new ones! Something new each week!


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

We provide stories and activities for children 12-24 months of age.


Wednesday, July 13, 2016
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

Children ages 2-5 will enjoy stories, songs, and crafts.


Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Award-winning Saint Louis kids’ rocker, Babaloo, performs his one-man musical
comedy act for children of all ages. Be ready for a high-energy, interactive, fun filled experience at the Kansas City Public Library!


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