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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.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Join us as we explore creative play fused with a focus on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM). Kids will have fun solving problems using LEGO bricks and other STEAM skills.

Appropriate for ages 8-12.

This initiative is funded by grants from the Shumaker Family Foundation and PNC Foundation.

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Thursday, February 25, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

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Thursday, February 25, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

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Thursday, February 25, 2016

Compete against other teens on the Wii to duel on Super Smash Brawl, Mario Party, Mario Kart, and other Wii games. We'll also have an Xbox 360 system and board games available for when you're waiting for your turn. All game systems will be simultaneously in play until approximately 6:00 pm.

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Friday, February 26, 2016

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, February 26, 2016
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

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Friday, February 26, 2016

Join us as we explore creative play fused with a focus on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM). Kids will have fun solving problems using LEGO bricks and other STEAM skills.

Appropriate for ages 8-12.

This initiative is funded by grants from the Shumaker Family Foundation and PNC Foundation.

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Friday, February 26, 2016
3:00pm @ Waldo Branch

What do Minecraft, Halo, NBA2K and Call of Duty have in common? They are games played every Friday afternoon at the Waldo library. Come have a great time racking up wins!

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Friday, February 26, 2016
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Celebrate the Irish in everyone with a performance by the dancers of Kansas City’s O’Riada Manning Academy of Irish Dance, which has offered a wide range of classes for both children and adults of all levels and backgrounds for more than 20 years. Appropriate for All Ages.

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Saturday, February 27, 2016

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss. Join us as we enjoy Dr. Seuss inspired games, crafts, and more!

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