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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 25, 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, November 25, 2014

Emily Ann learns about the meaning of Thanksgiving when her family gathers around the dinner table.

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Looking to volunteer at your library? Stop by and find out the many ways you can participate to gain the volunteer hours you might need to graduate. We'll collaborate together to plan teen events at the library. Meetings are approximately 1 hour 15 min in length. In November we'll begin planning other projects including our annual anime lock-in.

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

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

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Friday, November 28, 2014

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, November 28, 2014
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

Skip the craziness of Black Friday shopping. Make it a playful “Bright Light Friday” instead. Sing, dance, and celebrate the start of the Christmas season with Kansas City-based kid rocker and Library favorite Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” Cosgrove.

Appropriate for all ages.

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Friday, November 28, 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 28, 2014
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Kick off the holiday season with a great movie on the big screen: 2004’s magical, visually stunning The Polar Express starring Tom Hanks.

Recommended for all ages.

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Sunday, November 30, 2014

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

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