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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.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Make fun crafts! For kids

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Friday, July 17, 2015
10:30am @ Plaza Branch

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this fun storytime.

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Friday, July 17, 2015
10:30am @ Central Library

Kansas City-based kid rocker Jim Cosgrove returns to the Library with a high-energy, interactive show that will get the whole family swingin'.

Appropriate for all ages.

Parking is free.

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Friday, July 17, 2015

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Friday, July 17, 2015

Sparking the imaginations of children in the Kansas City area since the summer of 2002… Students and adults will have a great time learning the science behind levitation, invisibility, camouflage, and more!

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Friday, July 17, 2015
5:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Looking for the perfect card to complete your deck? Stop by the plaza library and trade for the perfect card, then put your best deck to the test!

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Friday, July 17, 2015
6:30pm @ Plaza Branch

Coinciding with the final three days of the KC Fringe Festival, the YOUth Fringe Festival delivers activities and performances by youth for youth – starting with a variety of Friday Night Family Fun acts by the 12-and-under set.

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Saturday, July 18, 2015

Swing by Central Every Saturday this Summer for CRAFTS@CENTRAL!

Trying to keep a little cool on these hot summer days?! Then swing By Central Branch today because we’ll be keeping it cool old school by making our own specialized and creative paper fans!

Parking is FREE!

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Monday, July 20, 2015

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015
10:00am @ Westport Branch

Join a top secret mission to find the perfect pet; not all animals make good pets.
With a large variety of exciting and interactive programs, the Zoomobile brings the world of the wild to you. Connect with nature and wildlife through a fascinating journey featuring awesome artifacts, fun science, captivating stories, and of course, live animals.

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