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.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Come join us for thirty minutes of fun stories, songs, and learning activities!

Please note that the Library does not open until 10 a.m., but story time attendees will be allowed in early for the 9:30 a.m. program.


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

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


Tuesday, August 2, 2016
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Come join us for lots of great stories, songs, fun learning activities and even a short movie - all geared for three and four-year-olds.


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Join us as we learn to speak basic Spanish.


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

You will be designated an area for your creations that can be a maximum of three rows thick and as wide as you need. Every week will feature a different mystery challenge to focus your energies. Will you be challenged to build a superhero themed character or your favorite snack item? Come and find out!


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Local author and illustrator Corey Phillips discusses his “colorful” take on the Royals’ championship season, Take the Crayon: A Royal World Champions 2015 Coloring Book.

Attendees are also invited to take part in adult coloring activities during the event. Copies of Phillips’ book will be available for purchase ($10).

Refreshments are provided; enjoy light snacks, beer courtesy of Boulevard Brewing Co., and retro sodas from the Central Library Café.


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Less than 100 days before Americans go to the polls, the latest installment of Dateline: Washington examines what has been one of the most extraordinary election years in the nation’s history. TIME magazine Editor-at-Large David Von Drehle holds a public conversation with former Politico writer Mike Allen, spotlighting the bruising contest between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and the potential ramifications further down each ticket.


Wednesday, August 3, 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 3, 2016

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


Wednesday, August 3, 2016

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


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