Saturday, February 23, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019
10:00 am
STOP BY - SEE IF YOU QUALIFY - APPLY

SATURDAYS: 10:00 AM - NOON 


Get assistance navigating the following services and agency systems:
  • SNAP/Food Stamps
  • Housing
Saturday, January 5, 2019
11:00 am
Other

Experience a guided, beyond-the-bookshelves tour of the Central Library’s unique spaces and rich history.

Saturday, January 26, 2019
1:00 pm
Other

Join the uke-maniacs at CYS for a tune-tastic time on the fourth Saturday of every month from 1—2 pm. We will be covering the basics and working together to become master ukesters! A limited number of ukuleles are available for club use, and all skill levels are welcomed. Ages 8 and older.

Saturday, February 16, 2019
2:00 pm
Games

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.

Commemorating Black History Month, Kansas City theatre veteran Jacqee Gafford portrays the African American women’s political pioneer in a staged reading performance of The Life and Times of Barbara Jordan. Another local theatre fixture, Frances Farah, directs.
Saturday, February 23, 2019
2:00 pm
Other
Commemorating Black History Month, Kansas City theatre veteran Jacqee Gafford portrays the African American women’s political pioneer Barbara Jordan in a staged reading performance of The Life and Times of Barbara Jordan. Another local theatre fixture, Frances Farah, directs.
 
Saturday, December 8, 2018
2:00 pm
Other

Do you have something on your computer or phone that you can't figure out? The Sugar Creek branch offers tech help every Saturday from 2-3 pm. Bring your laptops, smart phones, or anything you want to learn more about, and our associates can help you.

Saturday, February 9, 2019
2:00 pm
Other

Announcing Plaza Library’s new weekly program for kids ages 7-12! Every week, kids are invited to explore science,
technology, engineering, art and math through experiments and creative play.

February 2—Sonic Sounds with special guest Mad Science of Greater KC
February 9—Model Ears
February 16—TBA
February 23—Make Your Own Musical Instruments

Healthcare does not have to be confusing! Come learn about health literacy in a fun and interactive setting. We will discuss the importance of health literacy, and how you can take steps to improve your health literacy level. If you enjoy trivia games, this is an event for you!

We will host sessions at the following locations.

Southeast February 2nd

Westport February 9th

Plaza February 23rd

About Guidepost Rx:
Guidepost Rx empowers healthcare consumers to understand and optimize their pharmacy benefits through pharmacist-led classes and consultations.

For more information contact health@kclibrary.org OR (816)701-3672.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
No Oscar? Really? Film Series
The list of actors who’ve won Academy Awards is long and distinguished. So is the roll of those who haven’t. The Library this month screens four films that earned nominations—but not statuettes—for four notably Oscar-less stars: Ed Harris and Amy Adams, Brad Pitt and Glenn Close.

SATURDAYS AT 1:30 P.M.
Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
February 2 Apollo 13 (1995; PG-13)
February 9 American Hustle (2013; R)
February 16 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008; PG-13)
February 23 Albert Nobbs (2011; R)
The list of actors who’ve won Academy Awards is long and distinguished. So is the roll of those who haven’t. Concluding a series of films this month that earned nominations – but not statuettes – for notably Oscar-less stars: Glenn Close carries the mesmerizing story of an underprivileged woman forced to live as a man in 19th-century Ireland. (Rated R)
Saturday, February 23, 2019
1:30 pm
Film Rating: 
R — Restricted