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"Señorita Mariposa" StoryWalk®

09/18/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/06/2020 @ 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation, Storytime
Event Details:
Celebrate the annual migration of the Monarch Butterfly as you flit and flutter from one page of "Señorita Mariposa" to the next. StoryWalks® are self-guided fun that combine reading with outdoor activity. The first sign starts right by the side...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Healthy Book Bundles @ West

10/01/2020 @ 9:00pm - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Health, Science
Event Details:
October is Healthy Literacy Month!  Healthy Book Bundles are available for pick up at the West Wyandotte branch.  Items have been collected on select health topics, including informational handouts for you to keep!  The topics inc...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take & Make Craft - Fall Book Banner

10/05/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
Create a beautiful fall decoration while getting exercise and getting in touch with nature, using upcycled book pages.  When you are finished, we'd love if you'd share pictures of your finished banner on our social media.  Take-h...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home Seed Bombs Kits

10/06/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Nature
Event Details:
Fall is the perfect time to get plants and seeds into the ground before winter hits.  Swing by the FL Schlagle Library anytime Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm and pick up a seed bomb kit.  These easy-to-assemble kits come with everything you need to...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Community Library Mini Pumpkin Contest

10/08/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/26/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call the Turner Community Library at 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put aside a mini pumpkin that you can design any way you’d like for our contest. You can paint it or draw on it, but don’t forget to upload a picture in the comments or send an email to afro...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Walking Scavenger Hunt @ Wyco Lake

10/10/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Health, Nature, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
October is Health Literacy Month!  Activity and diet play a key role in a healthy lifestyle so we are encouraging the community to get out and walk a trail at Wyandotte County Lake with a scavenger hunt!  Fitness can be creative, fun, an...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Frida Kahlo Inspired Earrings

10/15/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes, Crafts, Educational
Event Details:
Watch this fun tutorial and learn how to make these Frida-style earrings! The earrings were designed by a local artisan, Yazmin Salas, and they were inspired by a shirt her dad brought her back from Mexico. In this class, she’ll show you a great tech...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Celebration of Mind Math Kits @ West Wyandotte Library

10/19/2020 @ 8:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Science
Event Details:
This mathematical kit includes a fun graphic about who Martin Gardner was, and what he did for the world of recreational mathematics, as well as instructions and materials for making hexaflexagons his claim to fame! Stretch your br...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Harry Potter Activity Bags @ West Wyandotte Library

10/19/2020 @ 8:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Celebrate all things Harry Potter with our new activity bag in time for Halloween! Each Harry Potter activity bag includes:   Coloring Sheets Word Search  Wizard Wand Kit  Hogwarts Button  Wizard’s...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Monster Treat Container Take-Home Kits @ West Wyandotte Library

10/19/2020 @ 8:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Recycle a plastic bottle into a scary monster container to keep your treats safe! This take-home craft comes with a bottle, spooky eyes to decorate, and materials to make your creature into a bat, mummy, vampire, or any monster you choose.&n...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Trick-or-Treat Pickup Bags

10/19/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Call the Turner Community Library at 913-265-8250 ext 4 for a Trick-or-Treat Pickup Bag.  We have candy, mini crafts, toys, and slime.  See what you receive.  We are open Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM.  We are located at 831 S 55th St ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pumpkin Halloween Treat Bag Craft Kit @ Main Library

All Day 10/26 - 10/30
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
There is no trick to figuring out where to create, decorate and practice your sewing skills. Make a simple, but cute pumpkin Halloween Treat bag to carry some of those sweet treats this year.  A sweet treat will be included.  Kits will b...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Fly Around Town Bat

10/26/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Is it Dracula or just a cute bat flying around town?  You decide when you make one of Mr. Jacob's craft kits. You can hold this craft at the Turner Community Library by calling 913-295-8250 ext.4.  We are open Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Johnny B Bones Hanger

10/26/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
We'll have a bone to pick with you if you don't this great Johnny B Bones craft.  It will scare you right out the grave. You can hold this craft at the Turner Community Library by calling 913-295-8250 ext.4.  We are open Monday-Friday 9A...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Mini Halloween Rubiks Cubes

10/26/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Want to try your hand at solving a Rubik's Cube? Color in this mini one and twist it all up and try your hardest. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4.  Our hours are Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM. We are located in the Turner Recreation Commission at 831 S 55th...
This event is in the "Children" group.

No Tricks, Just Treats!!!

10/26/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Recreation
Event Details:
Swing by the FL Schlagle Library any time this week to pick up some Halloween goodies.  Children can grab a free book and a bag of treats.  Take-home craft kits will also be available.  While you're here, participate in the nature trai...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TeenTober Free Book Week @ West Wyandotte Library

10/26/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
We're celebrating TEENS at the West Wyandotte Library this October! Join us in enjoying TeenTober, YALSA's yearly celebration of all things teen, with a TeenTober Free Book Week giveaway! We are giving away one free, brand new young adult book to eve...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

KCKPL Global Read Aloud

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In 2010, Pernille Ripp founded The Global Read Aloud, a global literacy initiative that began with a simple goal in mind: one book to connect the world. From its humble beginnings, the GRA has grown to connect millions of students around the world. T...

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Library programs, events, and classes are photographed or videotaped for promotional purposes or to document library activities.  Notify library staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

 

Los programas de la biblioteca, eventos y clases son fotografiados o filmados con fines promocionales o para documentar las actividades de la biblioteca. Notificar al personal de la biblioteca si prefiere no ser fotografiado.

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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Health, Nature, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Take a live, virtual tour of KC Farm School at Gibbs Road. Learn about community supported agriculture, and join us in cooking an easy, seasonal meal with ingredients found on the farm and in your fridge. Produce provided by KC Farm School and availa...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing Jackbox games like Fibbage and Push The Button, and much more! We also play spy-themed games like Codenames and Spyfall. We meet up via a Zoom call. Please email Hannah at hrocha@kckpl.org for t...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Anime Corps

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Love to watch anime? Looking for a group that shares your interests? Join us online Tuesdays from 5:00-6:30 PM! For more information, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/otakuanimecorps A link to join our meeting will be poste...
This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Six by Six: Ready to Read is a developing literacy program that helps caregivers identify and practice the six skills kids need by age six to help them learn how to read! These uniquely tailored storytimes are packed with songs, activities, tips - an...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Art Challenge: Halloween Harvest Moon

10/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Get ready to make a Halloween Harvest Moon with your very own tie dye filters and scratch off paper.  Impress Mr. Jacob with you creations and win cool prizes.  Turn your submissions in by November 11 to afroelich@kckpl.org or bring it to t...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Health, Recreation
Event Details:
 The ability to self-calm is a powerful tool for managing life’s stressors. Learn how to weave quiet times into your everyday life. Meditation has been shown to have numerous benefits, including reducing stress, improving attention, energy and e...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Un viaje por el camino de los recuerdos (Spanish Conversation) Good day everyone, how are you? I hope you are doing well and ready to meet virtually for a conversation. It has been a long time since we last saw each other, so I would like ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

The Friendly Readers Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Calling all readers in grades 1 – 5! Come join The Friendly Readers Book Club! This is our new Virtual Book Club just for kids and is a safe virtual space to read together and talk about the books we love. The October meeting of our club...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

CANCELLED Fonda Flex!

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Health
Event Details:
Join us Wednesday evenings to celebrate Health Literacy Month by getting fit with Jane Fonda!  We will meet via Zoom and work out to her retro fitness videos.  Register with your email to receive an invitation and meet for an evening workou...