Friday, March 22, 2019

Friday, August 23, 2019
9:00 am
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.
Friday, March 15, 2019
10:30 am

Preschool age kids (3-5) will enjoy stories, songs, and art in this fun storytime.

Friday, October 19, 2018
10:30 am

Come sing, dance, and play at Central Storytime every Friday at 10:30 am. Appropriate for ages 5 and younger.
Free all day parking at the children's floor desk with attendance!

Friday, December 21, 2018
11:00 am

Join us at the North-East branch for singing, dancing, stories and fun activities that activate your little one’s brain! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
(Ages 0-5)

Friday, April 26, 2019
1:00 pm

Come for a fun STEAM related activity every fourth Friday in the Children’s activity room. Ages 8-12.

Friday, June 23, 2017
3:00 pm

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.

Thursday, October 4, 2018
3:30 pm

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


Make a life-sized self-portrait, where you can be anything you imagine! Appropriate for all ages

In class you will learn basic English skills: grammar, listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading, and conversation. No fee or books required.

For class announcements and updates, please follow the group's Facebook page

Contact Estelle at 816-560-0135 with questions.

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.

Technology QUESTIONS?

We're here to help with whatever technology questions you have:

· Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
· The internet and email
· Building a resume
· Recovering a password
· Building a website
· Broken computer or phone
· Settings on your computer or phone
· Downloading and uploading
· Filling out applications for a job, assistance benefits, healthcare, legal forms, taxes
· and so much more!
Drop-in, no appointment necessary. We have computers or bring your own device.

Just find us by looking for our ASK ME sign.

Can't make it to the drop in session? Appointments and more information available.


Are you interested in a tech career but have no experience?

Here is a great starting place.  And it's FREE!

Join us any Friday evening at Plaza Branch to get started with an introduction to computer coding course through a partnership with LaunchCode KC.

Work at your own pace. Work on the course anytime, from anywhere. You will register in the online course and our Discovery Mentors will be available every Friday to help you along and answer questions.

Completion of the Discovery Learning Program earns you priority consideration for the next level of courses which take place in-person at Rockhurst University starting in March. If you complete the second level, you are eligible for a paid internship with a local tech company!

No registration required. Just drop in and see us.

Potpourri Friday

Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Paul Newman and Robert Redford star as con artists who take on the 1930's Chicago mob, and take them down! A fun fast paced movie. 1973 Color

Film Rating: 
PG — Parental Guidance Suggested