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.


Wednesday, July 27, 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, July 27, 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, July 27, 2016

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


Wednesday, July 27, 2016
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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


Wednesday, July 27, 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, July 27, 2016

In this 60-minute workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Identify the components of a budget
  • Take a snapshot of your finances
  • Implement everyday savings
  • Set and achieve financial goals

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come watch the movie, Disney's Sleeping Beauty, with us. It is rated G and is 75 minutes long.


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