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19th Annual Eagle Days

January 19, 2020
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Nature
Event Details:
Join us to celebrate the American Bald Eagle and all birds of prey! This free, family-friendly event will include bird of prey presentations by Operation Wildlife, kid-friendly crafts and eagle and waterfowl viewing over the lake. The event simultane...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sunday Sewing

January 19, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Working on a large quilting project or just need to mend something small?Join us at the library to use our sewing machines during this open sewing time!Never used a sewing machine before? Staff will be available to help beginners get started! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Kansas City Jazz Icons by Sheron Smith

All Day1/21 - 2/16
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Art Gallery - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Acrylic paint, inks, gouache, interference color, and  black gesso merge to create the mood of Kansas City’s historic jazz era.  During the 1930s and 40s,  Kansas City boasted more than 150 clubs and entertainment venues. Kansas City w...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Kimber's Design

All Day1/21 - 2/16
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Display Cases - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Kimberley McGinnis will be displaying her handmade jewelry at Turner Community Library through the end of February. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Photos of Wyandotte Lake by George Gross

All Day1/21 - 2/16
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Room: Art Gallery - Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
George Gross will exhibit his photos at Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library through the end of February.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Free GED classes for the 2019-2020 school year

January 21, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Program Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Educational
Event Details:
Kansas City Kansas Community College and Kansas City Kansas Public Library partner to bring additional GED classes to the KCK community. Free GED preparation classes will be held 9a.m.-12p.m. every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  The next enrol...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Genealogy Help Session

January 21, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Kansas Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Have you hit a brick wall in your genealogy research? Want to learn more about using Ancestry or FamilySearch? Drop in to the Kansas Room for one on one help with your family tree.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Little Learners Storytime

January 21, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Storytime Room - South Branch Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs and crafts every Tuesday morning! We'll be focusing on the 6 by 6 pre-reading skills to give your early learner a jumpstart on learing to read....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Conversational Spanish

January 21, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room B - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Join our dynamic conversational Spanish group that gets together every Tuesday from 2:00 to 3:00 pm to practice Spanish.  Basic skills needed to participate....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Plaza Comunitaria y Computación Básica

January 21, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Plaza Comunitaria¿Conoces a alguien interesado en obtener su certificado de Primaria, Secundaria o que simplemente quiera aprender a leer, escribir y hacer cuentas? ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adul...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 21, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Children ages 18 and under are invited to join us for a free after-school snack Monday through Friday (while USD 500 is in session) in the Craft Room at the West Wyandotte Library courtesy of USD 500 Nutritional Services. Snacks and milk are ava...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gamers' Adventures

January 21, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Bear's Den - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
We'll be playing games on the Nintendo Switch and Wii, as well as other fun games such as Werewolf, Uno, Codenames, and more!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 21, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Kids and teens are invited to join us for a free delicious, nutritious after school snack every week day from 4:00-4:45 pm on days that school is in session.  Held in the Youth Services craft room....
This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

January 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Stories, songs, and loads of fun for Early Learners that focus on the 6 skills preschoolers need to be ready for school....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

West Anime Corps

January 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Join us as we watch and discuss anime! While all ages are welcome, our showings are aimed at an audience aged 12 & up. Specific viewings will vary from week to week based upon club input and availability. Visit us on Facebook for more info!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Computer Basics Part II

January 21, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
We'll introduce you to computers in this series of 3 short classes.PART I - In this class we'll discuss the parts of the computer, some of the terminology, the keyboard and the mouse.PART II - Part II covers the basics of opening and closing programs...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Inglés Básico Informal

January 21, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room B - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Free English Classes every Tuesday from 6:30-8:00 PM. Walk-in's welcome! No pre-registration required. Clases de Ingles Gratis! todos los martes de 6:30-8:00. No hay necesidad de inscribirse. Tutores con experiencia....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Free GED classes for the 2019-2020 school year

January 22, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Program Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Educational
Event Details:
Kansas City Kansas Community College and Kansas City Kansas Public Library partner to bring additional GED classes to the KCK community. Free GED preparation classes will be held 9a.m.-12p.m. every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  The next enrol...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

January 22, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Start your little ones on their literacy journey to becoming a lifelong reader. Bring your infants and toddlers in to enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with our children's librarian. Older siblings are always welcome. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 22, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for Preschool Storytime! With fun interactive stories, a craft and STEAM activities that engage child and parent....
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

January 22, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: 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 empathy...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween Lounge

January 22, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Recreation
Event Details:
Tweens and teens: come to the Craft Room every other Wednesday after school for a craft or activity, then stay for our after-school snack at Kids Cafe!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Working Wednesday

January 22, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Get 2 hours of uninterrupted computer time to: write a cover letter or resume, search and apply for job postings, or get one-on-one assistance on job-related tasks....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Small Business Office Hours: Small Business Help

January 22, 2020
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Café Area - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Event Details:
As a local chapter of Forward Cities, ESHIP Kansas City  offers FREE help to KCK small business owners.  Every Wednesday from January 15th to March 4th, their representative will be at the Main Library to discuss your goals, provide gu...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Video Game Club

January 22, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Come and play games  on our Switch, Wii, and Computers with your friends while enjoying some snacks!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 22, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Children ages 18 and under are invited to join us for a free after-school snack Monday through Friday (while USD 500 is in session) in the Craft Room at the West Wyandotte Library courtesy of USD 500 Nutritional Services. Snacks and milk are ava...