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Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Art Gallery - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
We’ve managed to escape extinction so far. Perhaps by sheer luck. I grew up in the American Midwest during the Cold War culture of the 1980s. My home was within sight of an ammunition plant and a short drive from 150 U.S. Air Force ‘Minuteman’ int...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Paintings by Kelene Karetski Piazza

All Day 6/1 - 6/30
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Art Gallery - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
I am a self-taught artist with a background in Graphics. I went to advertising school but decided fine arts was where my interest was more so. I started off finger painting, then drawing and eventually that led to painting. I have worked in different...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Visions in Crosshatching by Jaiden Deubner

All Day 6/1 - 6/30
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
I use crosshatching and hatching techniques with pen and ink to create narrative compositions that draw the viewer into a fleshed-out world and story. In many of my works I attempt to use that narrative lens to channel representations of my own feeli...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wyandotte County Lake Park, The Way I Picture It by Ron Tilman

All Day 6/1 - 6/30
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Room: Art Gallery - Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Retired KCK business owner & Viet Nam Vet, Started photography in 1972. Got back involved in photography with a trip to the Iditarod Race, Alaska, working with the veteran group "Battle Dawgs" in Jan 2018. I take photos & have a website of pr...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Hanging Sloth Take Home Craft

06/01/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/30/2021 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Slow down and relax with this cute hanging sloth craft. Supplies include assembly instructions, paper, twine and stick.  Available starting June 1st at the West Wyandotte Library inside at the circulation desk or at curbside pickup while supplie...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Garden Grow Kit

06/07/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Start a little garden at your house with our Garden Grow Kit.  Includes soil, seeds, a pot, and a journal to keep track of your plants as they grow.  Available for pickup at West Wyandotte Library, ages 5-12.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Passport to Juneteenth Celebration Bag

All Day 6/14 - 6/19
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit, Cultural, Educational, Music, Recreation
Event Details:
Come by the West Wyandotte branch the week leading up to Juneteenth to get a celebration bag!  The bag includes red refreshments, Juneteenth buttons, and a passport guide to how you can celebrate in the KC metro.  Bags available while suppl...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Passport to Juneteenth Treat Bag

All Day 6/14 - 6/19
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate freedom Saturday, June 19th, also known as Juneteenth!  We have created a list of historical locations, black owned businesses, and events to celebrate this holiday.  Come by the West Wyandotte branch to pick up a bag of goodies a...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Butterfly Bath

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create a Butterfly Bath in your yard for butterflies and other wildlife to drink from.  Available at West Wyandotte Library, ages 3-12. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: DIY Father's Day Tie

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create something special for your dad for Father's Day by decorating a tie just for him. Please call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put this item on hold at the Turner Community Library until we close. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Turner Take Home: Elephant Father's Day Card

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Show your dad that your love is bigger than an elephant with this heartfelt Father's Day Card. Put this item on hold at the Turner Community Library till we close Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 4. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Polar Bear Paws

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Bring the chill of the Arctic to the Summer with your Polar Bear Paws. Cool off with the power of imagination.   Put this item on hold till we close Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 4 at the Turner Community Library. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Turner Take Home: Velvet Zentangle Posters

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Unwind by coloring these Velvet Zentangle Posters.  Each person will get 3 different posters to color. Put this item on hold till we close Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 4 at the Turner Community Library. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Juneteenth Take Home Craft

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Celebrate Juneteenth this year with a canvas painting. This kit comes with supplies to create a replica of the Juneteenth flag. Kit can be picked up between Monday-Thursday, from 9am-7pm and Friday-Saturday from 9am-5pm at Main Library (via curb...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

National Trails Day - Park Trails Clean Up

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Help us celebrate National Trails Day on June 5, by cleaning up Wyandotte County Lake Park!  Stop by the library any time during the month of June to grab trash bags and gloves, and while you are out enjoying the trails in the park, help pick up...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Reading Crafts: No Sew Mini Emoji Pillow

06/14/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Spread good vibes all summer long as you rack up reading minutes with this mini decorative emoji pillow. This craft kit can be picked up between Monday-Thursday, from 9am-7pm and Friday-Saturday from 9am-5pm at Main Library (via curbside or at t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Adult Summer Reading DIY Kits: Spice Club and Crafts

06/14/2021 @ 12:00pm - 06/19/2021 @ 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
For Adult Summer Reading Program this year, the Main Library created two crafts and two DIY space kits. The spice kits are part of our Spice Club.  Come to get books, log the books you’ve read, and check out what we’ve prepared for you!  Fo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Adult Take-Home Craft Kit @ Main Library: Herbal Vinegar

06/15/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/30/2021 @ 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
The Main Library has another great craft kit for adults to take home. This time, you'll be making herb-infused vinegar!   The Main Library will be offering a limited number of take home craft kits for adults and older teens (15 and up) twi...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Dragon Mountain Painting

All Day 6/16 - 6/22
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Crafts, Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Travel to a distant land with your Dragon Mountain painting! We have created a Youtube tutorial and will provide you with everything you need to make this mystical masterpiece. If you pick up a kit from the library, while supplies last, you'll receiv...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Castle Piggy Bank

06/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create a castle to your magical kingdom and also protect your coins from thieves with this craft.  This kit will come with a ceramic, 2 paint colors, and a paint brush.  Limited to 2 per household. Put this item on hold at the Turner Com...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Dragon Mask

06/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Become a Dragon with this mask kit* *Fire breathing not included Put this item on hold at the Turner Community Library till we close Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 4.   ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Honeycomb Bubble Wand

06/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 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 don’t mean to burst your bubble, but we know a great way you can spend your summer day, by making a Honeycomb Bubble Wand with the help of Mr. Jacob. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to put this craft on hold for in-person library pick-up or curbside a...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Unicorn Banner

06/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 06/18/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create a Unicorn Banner for your kingdom or maybe just your room. Put this item on hold at the Turner Community Library till we close Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 4. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us on our Facebook page every weekday at 10:00 for a special online storytime!  If you miss it, don't worry! The videos will remain up for 24 hours so you and your little one can still catch it later in the day.  Click her...