The Kansas City Public Library continues Searching the Psyche through Cinema – an annual film series in its fourth year – with a special screening of Repulsion (1965) on Sunday, March 15, at 1 p.m. in the Truman Forum at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
In the latest installment of the wildly popular Friday Night Family Fun series, the kid-cool rock n’ roll band, The Doo-Dads, performs on Friday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
A quartet of four dads and veterans of the Kansas City music scene, Mike Niewalk, Matt Kesler, Ken Lovern, and Joe Gose deliver a high energy live show with the fun and excitement of a rock concert for children of all ages.
In the Kansas City Public Library’s version of March Madness, noted musician Sylvia Stoner presents Melodies of Madness and Melancholy on Thursday, March 12, at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Poet C.D. Wright joins a panel of poetry faculty from the University of Missouri— Kansas City for a discussion of her work and the art of writing poetry on Wednesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at the CentralLibrary, 14 W. 10th St.
The Kansas City Public Library and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources present a series of five programs in March that highlight many of the recreational offerings available in the state of Missouri.
In the second of five programs, Dawn Fredrickson discusses the cycling options at Missouri’s State Parks, with a special emphasis on the Katy Trail in a talk titled Cycling in Missouri’s State Parks, on Tuesday, March 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Art historian Carol Inge Hockett discusses the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci in a program titled Leonardo Lessons on Tuesday, March 10, at 1 p.m. in the Truman Forum at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
On Thursday, March 5, at 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St., Pulitzer Prize-winning author Steven Hahn presents Marcus Garvey Reconsidered, a retrospective on one of the most influential—and least-remembered—leaders of the early 20th century civil rights movement.