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This page shows all events and activities, in all branches, for kids and teens. The most current events and activities display at the top.

To see events and activities for kids or teens, by location and date, use the "Check out Library events" dropdown menus to the left.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, May 2, 2014
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!

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Friday, May 2, 2014
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Students from Kansas City’s Community School #1 will perform their play “The Clowns,” in which stories and songs celebrate friendship and working together.

Community School #1 is a small, independent elementary school built on the principles of academic excellence, responsible citizenship, and sense of community.

Appropriate for all ages.

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Saturday, May 3, 2014

Don't Mock My Printz is a gathering for teen readers, who avidly enjoy teen fiction and graphic fiction. As a team, we'll decide the differences between good books and great books and determine which 2014 titles deserve to be noticed and in the spotlight for the Printz award. We'll also have book trivia, pizza, and prizes for participants.

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Saturday, May 3, 2014

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with music, crafts, games, snacks, and more!

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Sunday, May 4, 2014
2:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Coterie Theatre Artists read from favorite children's books while the audience enjoys an opportunity to "jump into the story" and participate in an improvised story of their own making.

Appropriate for all ages, Dramatic Story Time programs take place one Sunday each month at 2 p.m. throughout the 2013-2014 school year, beginning October 6, 2013.

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014
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.

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

A child has a very difficult time getting Fred, the dog, to bed.

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Share your inner otaku by meeting other anime and manga fans while watching some of the most popular anime.

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