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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, May 1, 2015

Do you have questions about how to use your Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop, E-Reader or other mobile technologies? Want to know more about Overdrive, Hoopla, or other library e-resources? Bring your device to our Open Lab and ask the expert!

15 minute time slots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Vault Level Multipurpose Room, Central Library. Questions? Email techclasses@kclibrary.org

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Sunday, May 3, 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.



May's Selection:
Take Me to Your BBQ by Kathy Duval

Appropriate for all ages.

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Sunday, May 3, 2015

Drop by between 4 - 6 p.m. to play video games and board games. For kids and teens.

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Monday, May 4, 2015

Drop by between 4 - 6 p.m. to make fun crafts! For kids ages 5-12

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Tuesday, May 5, 2015

A mother tells her child at bedtime how and where different birds make their nest, just like the child nests in a home with her mother.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2015
10:00am @ Central Library

Join us every Tuesday on the second floor! It's a great time to talk, sing, read, write and play! All ages welcome.

Parking is free.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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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Friday, May 8, 2015

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

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Saturday, May 9, 2015
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come to the library for a special multicultural story time as part of the Diversity in Action initiative. We'll read some bilingual books (English/Spanish), learn some Spanish words, sing a bilingual song, and do some crafts.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

All of the barnyard animals are excited about the arrival of a new duckling, until the noisy little one refuses to go to sleep.

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