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

Friday, January 16, 2015

Need to write a letter or a report? Learn the basics of this powerful word processing program. All versions of Word will be discussed. Call 701-3449 or click here to register.


Friday, January 16, 2015

Come enjoy some of your favorite online and board games at the Ruiz Branch on the third Friday of each month. Join your pals for a friendly game of LIFE, SORRY, Apples to Apples, or any other game in our collection. The computers will be available for online games as well.

For ages 12-18, and a parental permission form must be signed.

THIS MONTH ONLY, OUR DIGITAL YOUTH ENGAGEMENT MANAGER WILL BE TEACHING THE TEENS HOW TO DO FUN COMPUTER CODING FOR GAMES!


Friday, January 16, 2015
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade, then put your best deck to the test!


Friday, January 16, 2015

Now in its 12th year of delivering science education programming to area children, Mad Science of Greater Kansas City dazzles and amuses its young audience with foggy, dry ice storms; giant beach balls floating in the air; and a special, Mad Science “burp potion” – all in the name of learning about chemical reactions, air pressure, and the states of matter.

Recommended for all ages.


Saturday, January 17, 2015
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Learn more about getting around on your computer in this class, which offers insights into hardware and software components.


Saturday, January 17, 2015

Sign up for a free e-mail account and follow along with this tutorial that teaches the ins and outs of sending and receiving email, as well as how to organize your messages.


Saturday, January 17, 2015

The Library’s Winter Reading Program, this year featuring a theme of Love on the Rocks, begins January 20, 2015, and continues through March 20, 2015. Pick up your Winter Reading booklet at your favorite Library location and be sure to check out these films about love gone wrong. This month’s focus: Boy Loses Girl.

In the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault, Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.


Tuesday, January 20, 2015
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

Learn what the Internet and your Internet browser can do for you. This class focuses on the basics of online navigation and searching. Call 816-701-3481 to register, or click here.


Tuesday, January 20, 2015

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


Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Although humans and animals everywhere vomit sometimes, it can be a scary experience when you are sick.