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.

Saturday, June 11, 2016
(All day) @ Central Library

Artists across the United States and around the world were invited by Landfillart, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit, to transform hundreds of discarded hubcaps into fine art. More than a thousand responded, and 35 of the best submitted works make up this unique and thought-provoking traveling exhibit.


Sunday, July 17, 2016
(All day) @ Central Library

For three hot, muggy days in August 1976, the country and much of the world focused on Kansas City and a scramble for delegates at the Republican National Convention. The battle in Kemper Arena between incumbent President Gerald Ford and challenger Ronald Reagan was the last time our country saw a presidential nomination decided at the convention, itself.


Thursday, July 21, 2016

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.


Thursday, July 28, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.


Thursday, July 28, 2016

Come in and play your favorite Wii games with other adults. Have fun while getting some exercise at the same time!


Thursday, July 28, 2016

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.


Thursday, July 28, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.


Thursday, July 28, 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, July 28, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come watch the movie, Disney's Robin Hood, with us. It is rated G and is 83 minutes long.


Thursday, July 28, 2016

This course will teach participants how to walk and stretch safely, increase flexibility, and improve balance. Weekly incentives will be given to participants.
Join us to learn how walking can improve your fitness and help manage your arthritis pain.


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