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

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents' Day.

Saturday, December 12, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

Though the tangle of events played out 125 years ago — leaving some 200 Lakota men, women, and children dead at the hands of the U.S. Army — the massacre at Wounded Knee, South Dakota, on December 29, 1890, remains a controversial chapter in America’s history. Government officials saw it as an act of war. Lakota survivors, their descendants, and American Indian advocates considered it premeditated murder.


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

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


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Stressed out? Need to relax? Want to try something new? Then you're looking in the right place! Join us each week for Yoga Classes as we unite the body and mind. No experience is necessary, all levels are welcome! Bring a mat or blanket to practice on and a positive attitude. Find out what Yoga can do for you!


Wednesday, February 10, 2016
5:00pm @ 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.


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Free ESL classes. Learn to speak, read and write English. For more information call Estelle Manning 816-560-0135.


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

They are the most famous and controversial directors in the history of the CIA – Allen Dulles, Richard Helms, William Colby, and William Casey – and they shared a professional history from start to finish. All were recruited by William “Wild Bill” Donovan to the CIA’s forerunner, the Office of Strategic Services. Each would see his career end badly.

In a discussion of his new book, a follow-up to his earlier, acclaimed biography of Donovan, former TIME magazine correspondent Douglas Waller examines the four protégés who adopted Donovan’s adventurous ways in overseeing missions during and immediately after World War II.


Thursday, February 11, 2016

Free ESL classes. Learn to speak, read and write English. For more information call Estelle Manning 816-560-0135.


Thursday, February 11, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

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


Thursday, February 11, 2016

Come in and play your favorite Wii games and board games with other adults.


Thursday, February 11, 2016

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


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