All Events & Activities: anytime, any location, kids

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4, for Independence Day.

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.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

It’s time to shake, wiggle, and dance! This storytime will keep your head bopping and your toes tapping.
Appropriate for ages 8 and younger.


Wednesday, July 20, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come enjoy playing board games with friends and doing crafts.


Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Shakespeare’s Scribe by Gary Blackwood.
Drop by the Central Youth Services desk at the Central Library to sign up and pick up a copy of the book.
For ages 8-12.


Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The third Wednesday of each month at the Westport Branch Library is Wacky! Kids ages 3-10 are invited to join us for stories, activities, and games in the large meeting room.


Thursday, July 21, 2016
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

With a large variety of exciting and interactive programs, the Zoomobile brings the world of the wild to you. Connect with nature and wildlife through a fascinating journey featuring awesome artifacts, fun science, captivating stories, and, of course, live animals.


Friday, July 22, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!


Friday, July 22, 2016

Mad Science will bring to life an interactive Rube Goldberg Machine™ that will set off a series of hilarious chain reactions with a simple goal in mind: To open a book. What better way to inspire a child’s life-long adventure in the world of books and literature!

Appropriate for all ages.


Saturday, July 23, 2016
1:30pm @ Waldo Branch

Kids Team up for Art! Local professional artists will team up with young artists to create a work of art to be displayed at our branch. Participation is FREE!! Kids 6-12 are welcome to attend.


Tuesday, July 26, 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 26, 2016
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Kansas Citian Brian Wendling, a former International Jugglers Association team champion, combines astonishing juggling, comedy, and audience participation in an unforgettable, high-energy performance. Appropriate for all ages.


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