The Vietnam Voices KCPT Storybooth is touring the region collecting local stories, experiences, and thoughts related to the Vietnam War. During Big Read KC the booth will visit the Plaza Branch and Central Library, offering patrons an opportunity to share and record their own stories.
Friday, Sept. 22 to Thursday, Oct. 12
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Saturday, Oct. 14 to Friday, Oct. 20
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
View a schedule of additional site visits across the region and watch select video contributions at veterans.kcpt.org.
Teens! Join us every Friday afternoon for video games on the Xbox One and Wii! Games include Rocket League, Mine Craft, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Naruto Ultimate Storm 4, Halo, Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart, Madden, NBA 2K, FIFA, and more! Open to 7th through 12th graders.
No matter what your limitations, maybe 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.
Get fit fast with America s #1 walking system! Leslie Sansone's 2 Mile Brisk Walk-30 Minutes
This is an extension of the Walk On 1 class. Participants will follow Leslie's DVD in a 2 mile walking workout that builds strength, endurance and flexibility, while boosting energy levels and super-charging your upper and lower body. This class is free and open to the public.
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
- formatting a resume
- online applications
- syncing your smartphone
- and so much more!
Mel Gibson stars in this movie from book, ("We Were Soldiers Once--and Young" by Harold G. Moore and Joseph L. Galloway), introducing a new tactic in fighting the war: dropping soldiers into battle zones via helicopters. In a raging battle at Ia Drang in 1965, Mel Gibson commands a company of soldiers against superior numbers of Vietcong.