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All Library Locations Closed

All Day 3/19 - 4/26
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In response to COVID-19, all Kansas City, Kansas Public Library locations are closed until further notice. All current checkout due dates will be extended. Our digital movies, music, and books can be accessed at any time on our eCommunity  For m...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Earth Day Art

April 18, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Educational, Nature
Event Details:
On April 22, 2020, Earth Day celebrates its 50th year! As one human said, "Earth without 'art' is just 'Eh!'" so come celebrate with us by turning trash into your own recycled art piece. We’ll also share ways that you can reduce pollution and re...

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Garden Stepping Stones

May 16, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Spring is on us and summer is just right around the corner, so why not spruce up your garden and landscaping at home!  Stop by anytime between 10:00-11:00 am to make-and-take a decorative garden stepping stone.  All materials will be provid...

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All library locations are closed for the holiday....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Evening of Stories in the Enchanted Forest- Summer Reading Kick-off

May 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Nature, Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Event Details:
  Join us with KC Renaissance Festival storytellers for an enchanted evening full of magical creatures & colorful characters as we kick off our 2020 Summer Reading Program! Gather between our lake and forest for storytelling throughout th...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Wilderness Survival Book Club

June 1, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" is a coming of age literary classic about wilderness survival. Karana must face daily challenges on her island alone after tragedy befalls her tribe and leaves her isolated until she befriends one of the feral d...

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

Dragon Eyes

June 2, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Join us to make these beautiful Dragon Eyes craft with glass marbles and oil-based markers.  All supplies will be provided.  Best suited for children ages 6 and up.  Parent help recommended. ...

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This event is in the "Children" group.

Nature Storytime - Jack & the Bean Stalk

June 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Storytime
Event Details:
We will read the classic "Jack and the Bean Stalk" and just like Jack, participants will have a chance to plant their own seeds to take home and watch grow.  What seeds will you get??? ...

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

Nature Craft - T-Rex Snappers

June 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Roar! Imagine when the world was full of these humongous predators! Now you can make your own "snapping" T-Rex with some simple supplies to take home and place on your refrigerator! ...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Wilderness Survival Book Club

June 8, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" is a coming of age literary classic about wilderness survival. Karana must face daily challenges on her island alone after tragedy befalls her tribe and leaves her isolated until she befriends one of the feral d...

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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.

Subzero Science

June 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Science
Event Details:
One of the funnest ways to learn about science is through dry ice! Through demonstrations and hands-on activities we'll learn all about this cool process called sublimation! ...

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

Dan, Dan, the Magic Man!

June 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Event Details:
This interactive storytelling program will be Dan's most imaginative yet!  Join us for lots of laughter, fairy-tale and fantasy-themed magic, and LIVE animal friends. ...

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

Nature Craft - Paper Chain Dragons

June 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
With a provided template, you will be able to make these simple, yet adorable paper chain dragons to decorate your room! ...

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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 "Teens" group.

Wilderness Survival Book Club

June 15, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" is a coming of age literary classic about wilderness survival. Karana must face daily challenges on her island alone after tragedy befalls her tribe and leaves her isolated until she befriends one of the feral d...

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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.

Dragonflies

June 16, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Nature
Event Details:
Come learn about these speedy flier heroes that protect us from hundreds of mosquito bites each summer! We’ll share some facts and make a cool dragonfly craft to take home. ...

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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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Nature Storytime - Turtle Tales

June 17, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Storytime
Event Details:
Come meet our live turtles and share some books about these endearing reptiles. ...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Nature Craft - Paper Owls

June 18, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Come make your own colorful owl friends using our leftover paper scraps and cardboard tubes! Then, take your creations home and set them near the places you use paper products as a gentle reminder that paper comes from trees,...

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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 "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.

Yoga in the Park

June 20, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Health, Nature
Event Details:
Take deep purifying breaths in the green grass alongside lake waves just outside our library. Yoga instructor, Robin Olsen, will lead visitors through refreshing yoga poses. This class is designed for both adults and children (over the age of six ple...

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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 "Teens" group.

Wilderness Survival Book Club

June 22, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" is a coming of age literary classic about wilderness survival. Karana must face daily challenges on her island alone after tragedy befalls her tribe and leaves her isolated until she befriends one of the feral d...

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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.

Worry Dolls

June 23, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
See our modern take on this classic craft that originated in Guatemala and Mexico. In cultural tradition, children whisper their sorrows, fears, and worries to the doll before they go to sleep, hide it under their pillow for the night, then wake up t...

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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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Nature Storytime - Rambunctious Rodents

June 24, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Storytime
Event Details:
Scurry on over to the library for a nature storytime all about rodents. We'll sink our teeth into some classic stories about these furry little mammals, sing some tail-shaking songs, and play some nose-twitching games. Afterward, we encourage you to ...

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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.

Will Stuck - Figment Follies!

June 25, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Will Stuck is back for a very engaging storytelling program! Packed with plenty of audience participation, his show will sure make the young and young at heart smile from ear to ear.  You will not leave disappointed! ...

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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 "Teens" group.

Wilderness Survival Book Club

June 29, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" is a coming of age literary classic about wilderness survival. Karana must face daily challenges on her island alone after tragedy befalls her tribe and leaves her isolated until she befriends one of the feral d...

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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 "All Ages" group.

At the Movies - StarLab Style!

June 30, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational, Science
Event Details:
Description coming soon.  Registration required (sign up coming soon.) ...

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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.

Nature Storytime-The Tiny Seed

July 1, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
How can a tiny seed grow into a huge flower? Join us as we read Eric Carle's "The Tiny Seed" and follow a seeds journey. Afterwards, stick around for a chance to explore different seeds and make your own seed balls to plant flowers wherever you choos...

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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.

Nature Craft - Nature Stamp Story

July 2, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Let your creative side roar, using dozens of realistic stamps of plants and animals to create your own storybook to take home! Please register every participant that will be making a storybook.  Ages 4+. ...

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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 "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Guest Presenter - Operation Wildlife

July 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Nature, Science, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Join us for a special outreach program by the largest publicly funded wildlife clinic in Kansas. Operation WildLife (OWL) has been providing rehabilitation and veterinary services to injured and orphaned wild animals in northeast Kansas for almo...

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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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