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.

Friday, August 12, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

Friday, August 12, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this fun storytime.

Friday, August 12, 2016
12:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett and Elizabeth Taylor star in "Father of the Bride" a witty look at one man's headaches and joys as the father of the bride-to-be daughter who, along with his wife, is making all the arrangements for a stellar budget busting wedding day. 1950 B&W NR

Friday, August 12, 2016

Celebrate all things LEGO®. Meet a LEGOLAND Discovery Center character, see if you can stump master model builder Joe Nunnick in a five-minute building contest, and test your skills in other LEGO challenges.

Ages 7-12.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Learn to speak conversational Spanish.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Learn what the Internet and your Internet browser can do for you!

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Let us be your guide into the exciting high fantasy world of Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. We wish to introduce new and experienced players to the pen and paper role-playing games, show them how to get the most out of this hobby and meet local players.

What You'll Be Doing/Learning:

  • The rules of Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.
  • Build fantastical characters.
  • Work within a group to defeat monsters and clear dungeons.
  • Run your own games as a Dungeon Master.
  • Apply basic painting techniques to character miniatures.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

From his professional acting debut on an early TV game show – for which he accepted a fishing rod as payment – Robert Redford grew into a Hollywood icon, ranked by Entertainment Weekly as one of the 30 greatest actors of all time. He’s an Oscar-winning director, to boot.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Our mystery play, "The Chicago Caper" is set in the late 1920's in a Chicago speakeasy, replete with flappers, men in pinstripes and jazz! Come join in and watch the fun - it'll be the 'bee's knees'!

Monday, August 15, 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

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