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, 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.


Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Amid humanitarian crises in Syria and Iraq and debate in the U.S. about how to address them, a panel of Kansas City-area faith leaders sat down in May to discuss religious teachings and traditions and whether they could – or should – guide national policy. Nearly 330 people attended the event, part of the Library’s 2016 Immigrant Heritage Series.


Wednesday, August 31, 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.


Wednesday, August 31, 2016
9:30am @ 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.


Wednesday, August 31, 2016

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


Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Bring your little ones for a storytime with music and great books, followed by a fun activity for all to enjoy.


Wednesday, August 31, 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.


Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Are you job hunting and find that you need a resume or need to update one? Get help with content, formatting and job searching strategies from an expert in Microsoft Word and a business librarian.

Click here to register or call 816-701-3434.


Wednesday, August 31, 2016
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Teen craft night every Wednesday in the Plaza Library Teen Space! Join us for fun arts, crafts, and science experiments every week!


Wednesday, August 31, 2016
5:30pm @ Waldo Branch

Take advantage of a free way to complete your high school requirements. Meeting Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 816-418-7150 to register. Sponsored by the Kansas City School District.


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