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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 "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: 7
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 "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 "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.
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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Get Your Art On! : Egyptian Art

January 22, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Want to explore your artistic side and discover the artist deep within your soul? If so, then come explore the world of Egyptian Art at the library and create your own masterpiece.  All materials will be provided.  Ages: 6-14. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 22, 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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lego Club

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Come have fun with our huge tub of Legos! Kids and teens ages 18 & under can build a little on one super Lego project each week or create a new project each time they attend. Come for the building and stay for a snack with other architects!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Inglés Básico

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Language Learning
Event Details:
Te gustaría aprender Inglés? Acompáñanos todos los miércoles de  6:00pm a 8:00pmen la biblioteca Main....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Wednesday Night Movies: Movies Turning 20 in 2020

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Snatch (2000) (R)Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Conversation Café

January 23, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Café Area - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Health
Event Details:
Are you going through a rough patch in your life? Do you feel lost?  Not sure where to turn for help? Come talk to us!   Peer navigators will get you connected with our community resources and provide referrals to meet your needs ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Informal Conversational Spanish

January 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Program Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Join us in a basic level Spanish language conversation, every Thursday for six months. KCKPL Main, first floor program room. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 23, 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.

Weekly Readers Book Club

January 23, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Weekly Readers Book ClubDo you love to read? Are you in 1st – 5th Grade? Join our Weekly Readers Book Club on Thursdays at 4:00 pm. We will read chapter books together with fun activities based on the book. Each week we will read a portion of the boo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Family Movie Night: The LEGO Movie 2 the Second Part (PG)

January 23, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Join us for a family friendly movie on the big screen every Thursday night! Bring your own snacks if you wish. All adults must be accompanied by a child.THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART (PG): It's been five years since everything was awesome an...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

The Long Overdue Book Club

January 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Introductory Meeting....
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 24, 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.

Family Story Time

January 25, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Come join us for family story time in the Youth Services Craft Room, We will read stories, dance, and sing. This story time is particularly great for families with readers ages 2-6. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Saturday Movies: Judy (PG13)

January 25, 2020
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Judy (PG13), starring Renee Zellweger, Roadside, 119 minutes...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Book to Movie Club

January 25, 2020
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Movies
Event Details:
Our book to movie club meet on the fourth Saturday of each month. We task ourselves with reading, discussing, watching, and deciding which is better: Book or Movie? This month title selection is The Boss Baby....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Crafts for Adults - Purse/Keychain Charm

January 26, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Come learn to make adorable beaded charms that can be clipped to your purse or keychain. Want to learn how to make great crafty things? Every month we feature a new craft for adults and teens ages 15 and up. The class is free, but registration ...
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 27, 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Plaza Comunitaria y Computación Básica

January 27, 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.

Escape Room: Escape to the End Zone

January 27, 2020
3:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Can you break out in 30 minutes or less? Test your skills to escape and make it to the Super Bowl on time. Compose your team of 4 to 8 individuals (ages 10 -19) or sign up to be placed on a team. Please register by calling (913-295-8250 ext. 101...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 27, 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....