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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.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

In this twist on "Little Red Riding Hood," a certain wolf trains to be a ninja in order to catch his prey, but he is not the only one mastering a martial art.

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Learn sewing, machine safety, troubleshooting, and how to sew in a straight line. The basics of seams, stitches and bobbins will also be included. Finally, get your hands on a real pattern to learn symbols, cutting instructions and lots more.
The class is four weeks long and Sign up is required. Ages 12-18 Only!
Sign up at the Plaza Library Kid Corner Desk!

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Oh My Teen discusses The Story of Owen: Dragonslayer of Trondheim by E.K. Johnston. Oh My Teen book group is a program for teens that meets the second Tuesday of every month at the Trails West branch. Copies are available for request or checkout at the branch library.

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Bring your little ones for a storytime with music and great books, followed by a fun activity for all to enjoy.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Find your voice. Share your voice. Create your own story. Design a website or a game. Produce a podcast or a web series. Create! Create! Create! Open to youth ages 13-18.

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Friday, November 14, 2014

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, November 14, 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, November 14, 2014
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

As explorers and pioneers arrived in Missouri, what kind of wildlife did they see?

Staff members from the co-presenting Wornall/Majors House Museums and Operation WildLife, the largest publicly funded wildlife clinic in Kansas, are on hand to help answer that question – accompanied by live animals.

Recommended for ages 5 and up.

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