Friday, March 29, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019
11:00 am

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

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, March 15, 2019
10:30 am

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

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, 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.

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.

Bridget Heos
Friday Night Family Fun
Kansas City children’s author Bridget Heos shares the latest addition to her award-winning series about a little boy and with a bad-guy mustache and the hilarious adventures he finds. Ages 4 and up.