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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...
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Microsoft Word

April 6, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Welcome to the world of word processing!  Learn how to open a file, create a new file, make formatting changes, correct typing mistakes, save a file and more!  Class is open to beginning computer users.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Advanced Microsoft Word

April 9, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
You know HOW, now is time to WOW!  Learn how to insert pictures into your document, type text into multiple columns, change the color of your text, and more.  Also, learn how to send a singular letter to multiple recipients using Microsoft ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Girls Who Code Club

April 9, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Girls Who Code Club is a community of 3rd through 5th grade girls who design, code, read, and explore the world of computer science together. Each meeting, taking place every other Thursday, features activities, discussions, and creative challenges b...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel

April 13, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
A spreadsheet is a powerful tool for organizing your data.  Learn how to create a spreadsheet, enter data, format and calculate numbers.  Class is open to beginning users.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Monday: Let It Snow, Rain, and Hail

April 13, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Join us for Homeschool Monday! This week, learn all about precipitation (snow, rain, and hail) and build your own rain gauge to keep track of what falls from the sky! All ages welcome, but designed for 3rd grade level science and up. Register to...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read With Me

April 18, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Did you know that reading aloud to a dog can help children improve their confidence and reading skills? The trained dogs from MO-KAN Pet Partners will provide a safe and exciting environment for children to read and flourish. For kids ages 5-11 only....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

The Windows 10 Experience

April 20, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Come learn about the operating system that serves as the brains to the computer’s activities.  Learn how to manage files, open and close documents, and open and close computer programs.  Class open to beginning computer users. Suggeste...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Monday: Summer Job Prep Workshop

April 20, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Join us for Homeschool Monday! Get help preparing to land your dream job this summer. We are going to do mock interviews, learn how to answer some commen and difficult interview questions, see video examples of good and bad interviewees, and we can c...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Google Apps

April 23, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
You may know about the search engine and you may even have an email account.  But, did you know that Google has many web-based applications to help in your productivity on the PC and on your smartphone?  Explore such apps as Google Maps, Go...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Girls Who Code Club

April 23, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Girls Who Code Club is a community of 3rd through 5th grade girls who design, code, read, and explore the world of computer science together. Each meeting, taking place every other Thursday, features activities, discussions, and creative challenges b...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

How Do Medicaid and the Veterans Administration Pay For Long- Term Care Expenses?

April 30, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Event Details:
How do Medicaid and the Veterans Administration pay for long-term care expenses? What does Medicaid pay for? What benefits are available to veterans? What is the 5-year lookback? What is an irrevocable trust? How can I made sure I don't...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 1, 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.

Free Friday

May 1, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Recreation
Event Details:
Tweens and teens: join us for Free Fridays! We'll be having some after-school fun at the library with a laid-back Friday afternoon activity. Movies, coloring, crafts, board games, and more!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Practice ACT

May 2, 2020
9:00am - 1:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
High school students are invited to register for a full length practice ACT test. Students will experience the testing environment as well as the types of questions they'll find on a real ACT test. Registration required. Exam will take approximately ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Minecraft Alliance

May 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Come join us for Minecraft Alliance! This month's challenge is How long can you survive without weapons in Survival Mode? Come show off your survival skills! The challenge will be played on the Playstation 4, other consoles will be available to play ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Game On @ the Library

May 3, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Come in and enjoy some all-time great games; both current-gen and classic! Action and adventure, role playing and sports, even family and party games - we have something for everyone! Come in and game on!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Microsoft Word

May 4, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room C - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Welcome to the world of word processing!  Learn how to open a file, create a new file, make formatting changes, correct typing mistakes, save a file and more!  Class is open to beginning computer users. ...
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Crafting for Seniors

May 4, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Patrons 55+ are invited to join our Crafting for Seniors for a variety of craft activities.  55+ only, please....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Working Mondays

May 4, 2020
12:30pm - 2:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Computer Lab - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Computers & Technology
Event Details:
The West Wyandotte Library offers two hours of uninterrupted computer time for patrons to work on all things job-hunt related.  This includes working on resumes and cover letters, searching and applying for jobs posted on the Internet, and recei...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 4, 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 "All Ages" group.

CANCELLED - Mexican Art and Artists with Dr. Jorge Fregoso Torres

May 4, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit, Cultural, Educational, Spanish Language, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
This interactive program will give participants an opportunity to learn from Dr. Jorge Fregoso Torres, a highly regarded artist and humanities scholar from Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico.  The program is designed to foste...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

The Writers' Bloc

May 4, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Conference Room B - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
A weekly writers' workshop....
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 5, 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

West Anime Corps

May 5, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - 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 13 & 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 "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

May 6, 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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Video Game Club

May 6, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Tweens and teens: meet us in the auditorium after school for VIDEO GAME CLUB! We'll have all kinds of consoles and games to play. Feel free to bring your own devices or consoles, too!...