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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, January 23, 2015
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Coterie Theatre actors fold words of inspiration from the late poet, author, and songwriter Shel Silverstein, Charlotte’s Web heroes Charlotte and Wilbur, and a host of others — statesmen, explorers, teachers, scientists, inventors, and even kids themselves — into this rousing and enlightening production.

Recommended for children in grades 1-5.

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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Please join us this afternoon for our Sunday family movie. (Parents with children)

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Nature-loving sisters Maple and Willow smooth over a rough patch in their friendship in their own unique way.

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

We provide stories and activities for children 12-24 months of age.

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

Children ages 2-5 will enjoy stories, songs, and crafts.

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Friday, January 30, 2015

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, January 30, 2015

Do you have questions about how to use your Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop, E-Reader or other mobile technologies? Bring your device to our Open Lab and ask the expert! Lower Level Vault Multi-Purpose Room, Central Library
Questions? Email techclasses@kclibrary.org

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Friday, January 30, 2015
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Join Kansas City’s Tippi Toes Dance Company in a night of magic and fun drawing from the Academy Award-winning animated classic, Frozen. There’ll be dancing and crafts – and a visit from our Frozen friend, Elsa.

Recommended for all ages.

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Sunday, February 1, 2015
2:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Coterie Theatre artists read from favorite children's books, while young audience members enjoy an opportunity to “jump into the story” – adding their own improvisation. Dramatic Story Times take place one Sunday every month at 2 p.m. throughout the 2014-2015 school year, beginning October 5th, 2014.

February's Selection:
Anansi and the Talking Melon retold by Eric A. Kimmel

Appropriate for all ages.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Simple text and photographs presents the life of aviator Bessie Coleman.

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