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.

Friday, July 15, 2016

The St. Louis-based indie pop/surf band Fire Dog has spread positive, dance-inducing vibrations since 2006. The group just released its fifth family-friendly album (and first specifically for kids) appropriately titled “For the Kids.”

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Race down to the Central Library Third Fridays and Saturdays in June and July at 1pm for kids programs guaranteed to entertain and spark the imagination. Activities will include arts and crafts, games, challenges both mental and physical, and a little friendly competition. Ages 4-14.

Monday, July 18, 2016
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

Come join the Kansas City Public Schools Parents as Teachers program for a time of interaction with your child and connection to other parents and caregivers from the community. There will be opportunities for play that support where your child is at developmentally as well as chances for interaction and friendship with other parents of young children. Parents as Teachers believes you are your child's first and most important teacher, so come ready to learn and play.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
10:00am @ Westport 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!

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Kids can enjoy a variety of activities introducing them to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics).

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
10:30am @ Central Library

Rockin' Rob brings together a tradition and original style of children's music, mixing folk, a cappella, oldies, blues, freestyle, doo wop, gospel, and rock 'n' roll. Educating and interacting with children through the benefits of music, movement, storytelling, and FUN is not only a passion, but a mission.

Parking is free!

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Create your own games and learn new ones! Something new each week!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

We provide stories and activities for children 12-24 months of age.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

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.

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