Saturday, March 30, 2019

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, 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, March 30, 2019
10:00 am
Other

Are you looking for a job or volunteer opportunity? Join us at the Plaza Library to meet with local businesses and volunteer organizations that are looking for teens! For ages 15 to 18.

Follow our Facebook event for the latest business listings: https://www.facebook.com/events/237165953862546/

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, March 2, 2019
2:00 pm
Other

Join us in this weekly program as we explore creative play fused with a focus on STEAM.

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 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.

The year is 1995, more than a quarter of a century after the assassinations of Medgar Evans, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr. Their widows – Myrlie Evers-Williams, Betty Shabazz, and Coretta Scott King – spend a weekend together, reflecting on their respective life journeys. The gathering is imagined in the original play Dark Was Their Journey, by Kansas City theatre veteran Jacqee Gafford.
Saturday, March 30, 2019
2:00 pm
Other
The year is 1995, more than a quarter of a century after the assassinations of Medgar Evans, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr. Their widows – Myrlie Evers-Williams, Betty Shabazz, and Coretta Scott King – spend a weekend together, reflecting on their respective life journeys. The gathering is imagined in the original play Dark Was Their Journey, by Kansas City theatre veteran Jacqee Gafford.
 
Out of Mayberry Film Series
Running through most of Ron Howard’s films, Vulture recently noted, is a thread of good-heartedness. “Even when his movies are dark, they express the fundamental view that the world is going to turn out okay.”

Celebrating his 65th birthday—Howard was born in Duncan, Oklahoma, on March 1, 1954—the Library screens five of the best and most popular big-screen works by the cute child actor on TV’s The Andy Griffith Show turned Oscar-winning director.


SATURDAYS AT 1:30 P.M.
Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
March 2 Night Shift (1982; R)
March 9 Parenthood (1989; PG-13)
March 16 Backdraft (1991; R)
March 23 A Beautiful Mind (2001; PG-13)
March 30 Cinderella Man (2005; PG-13)
Celebrating Ron Howard’s 65th birthday, the Library screens five of the best and most popular big-screen works by the child actor on TV’s The Andy Griffith Show turned Oscar-winning director.
Saturday, March 30, 2019
1:30 pm
Film Rating: 
PG-13 — Parents Strongly Cautioned
Benjamin Wills
Artist Benjamin Wills has come to understand what a few lines in a letter – or just the arrival of mail – can mean to someone behind bars and separated from society.
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Program: 
2:00 pm