Thursday, June 29, 2017

No matter your limitations, you can still reap the physical, mental, and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength, and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
9:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

If you have a little one (18-36 months) join us for a storytime.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
10:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

A gathering of needleworks enthusiasts! This group meets every Thursday and works on all kinds of needlework projects (knitting, rug hooking, crochet, applique, needlepoint, embroidery, etc.) No instruction is provided. Just bring a project and have fun!

Thursday, January 5, 2017
1:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Crafts

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.

Thursday, June 29, 2017
2:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

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

Thursday, June 8, 2017
2:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 game consoles are available to play and engage in competitions with your friends. You may also bring your own games or game console. Drop by anytime for some video game fun.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
3:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

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

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
3:30 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

Kids and teens are often hungry after school. Come get a healthy snack at Waldo Monday through Friday. Meals provided by Harvesters. For school aged kids.

Friday, September 16, 2016
4:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Play video games and board games with your friends! For teens and kids

Thursday, June 29, 2017
5:30 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Are you ready for a change? HIIT is designed to help participants achieve superior fat loss while maintaining muscle. This class alternates between short periods of cardio exercise with less intense recovery periods. You will improve your athletic capacity and condition, improve glucose metabolism and improve fat burning. Bring your own hand weights.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

Vamos a leer y discutir diversas obras de literatura en nuestra idioma favorita. Todos los niveles entre intermedio y hablante nativo son bienvenidos!

Let’s read and discuss diverse works of literature in our favorite language. All levels from intermediate to native speaker are welcome!

Thursday, June 29, 2017
7:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Books

Created by Yolanda Sanders and presented by NickiFit, Soul Flo is a free flow form of yoga that builds strength and flexibility throughout the entire body. Unlike traditional yoga, Soul Flo trades Buddhist mantras with positive affirmation so people of all beliefs can feel comfortable participating. Flowing freely from one move to the next as opposed to holding stagnant poses, Soul Flo is ideal for both men and women of all ages. More information about Soul Flo can be found at NickiFit.com

Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Thursday, January 5, 2017
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Don't worry about the weather. Come walk a mile in the comfort of air conditioning. Participants will follow Leslie Sansone DVD's to start their weight loss journey with a gentle paced 1 mile beginner walk program. Participants will increase their heart rate with low impact moves.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Have you been diagnosed with diabetes, or do you take care of someone who has? This complete Diabetic Self-Management Workshop will give you the skills to manage symptoms, eat healthier, communicate more effectively, sleep better, develop a healthier lifestyle, and deal with stress, fear, and anxiety. Lunch is provided, and you'll receive a gift card for the TMC Mobile Market when you complete the program. To register for this free six-week course, call Deitra at 817-701-3482 or Raquel at 816-404-3560. This program is a partnership between Truman Medical Centers Wellness Connection and Kansas City Public Library.

Thursday, June 1, 2017
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Computer Questions?

Get help on Tuesdays and  Thursdays from 1-3 p.m. at Waldo Branch. 
 
Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Computers will be available or bring your own.
 
Tech Coaches now available to answer your questions about:
  • Microsoft Word or Excel
  • the internet
  • email
  • formatting a resume
  • online applications
  • syncing your smartphone
  • and so much more!
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

CDSMP - Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Workshop is open to all adults, and is free of charge.
Live a healthier lifestyle with ANY condition
Manage Symptoms
Communicate more effectively
Sleep Better
Deal better with stress, fear, and anxiety

Six consecutive Thursdays - 4-6pm
Begins June 22, 2017

We will provide a healthy snack, so please let us know you're coming so that we are sure to have enough on hand.
Register at the desk, or call 816-701-3489

Thursday, June 22, 2017
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

Thursday, June 1, 2017
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Computer Questions?

Get help on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. as well as Fridays from 3-5 p.m. at Plaza Branch. 
Se habla español.

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Computers will be available or bring your own device.

Tech Coaches now available to answer your questions about:
  • Microsoft Word or Excel
  • the internet
  • email
  • formatting a resume
  • online applications
  • syncing your smartphone
  • and so much more!
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm