Clubs & Activities
BOOTS ON THE GROUND
Boots on the Ground is a monthly service for veterans experiencing homelessness provided in partnership with the Salvation Army, Vietnam Veterans of America, Catholic Charities, and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
On the fourth Friday of every month, representatives from these organizations drive the Salvation Army outreach vehicle to key locations around the greater KC area to provide services relevant to veterans experiencing homelessness.
Their first stop of the day is the Central Library where they distribute hygiene items and bottled water from their outreach vehilcle.
Additionally, agency representatives will be on hand in the One North Technology Center to assist veterans with: Housing, Legal Aid, Veterans Benefits, Medical, Recovery,Mental Health, and DD-214s
To learn more about Boots on the Ground, contact David Thomas from the Salvation Army.
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Stop by the Bluford Library every Saturday for a variety of board games, card games, and strategy and adventure games. Look through our board game collection, and suggest new games for us to get! Staff will be on hand to help you learn the rules and organize matches.
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Stop in at the North-East Public Library for a healthy after-school snack and fun activity, craft, or game. In partnership with Harvesters, Kids Cafe will be every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 4:00-5:00.
You must be ages 4-18 to receive a meal and the meal must be eaten in the kids cafe room.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm