Curbside Pickup of Materials

In response to COVID-19, all Kansas City, Kansas Public Library locations are closed until further notice. Curbside service is available starting June 1. Our digital movies, music, and books can be accessed at any time on our eCommunity  For more information, visit our website
 

En respuesta al COVID-19, todas las sucursales de la Biblioteca Pública de Kansas City, Kansas están cerradas hasta nuevo aviso.  El servicio en la acera estará disponible a partir del 1 de junio. Se puede acceder a nuestras películas digitales, música y libros en cualquier momento en nuestra eCommunity. Para más información, visite nuestra página web.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

All Library Physical Locations Closed

All Day 3/19 - 9/30
Some Branches
Branches:
Main Library, West Wyandotte Library, Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library, Offsite, South Branch Library, Turner Community Library, Mobile Libraries
Description:
In response to COVID-19, all Kansas City, Kansas Public Library locations are closed until further notice. Curbside service is available starting June 1. Our digital movies, music, and books can be accessed at any time on our eCommunity  For mor...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Local History Scavenger Hunt

09/08/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Go on a local history scavenger hunt - visit and learn about various sites that are an important part of Wyandotte County history. You will pick up a kit from the library, and then have the rest of the month of September to hunt. You can...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take-Home 3D Apple Tree Kit @ West Wyandotte Library

09/15/2020 @ 8:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Come by the West Wyandotte Library and pick up our next take-home craft: a 3D apple trees kit! Celebrate apple picking season by making your own 3D paper apple tree. Kits are available while supplies last starting September 15, 2020.&nbs...
This event is in the "Children" group.

"Señorita Mariposa" Storywalk

09/18/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/06/2020 @ 12:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation, Storytime
Event Details:
Celebrate the annual migration of the Monarch Butterfly as you flit and flutter from one page of "Señorita Mariposa" to the next. Storywalks are self-guided fun that combine reading with outdoor activity. The first Storywalk sign starts right by...

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

Take Home: Hispanic Heritage Month Hand Weaving

All Day 9/21 - 9/29
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
The art of weaving can be found throughout Hispanic culture from clothing to household items, to religious rituals. Weaving is a very old tradition of interlinking a set of vertical threads with a set of horizontal threads. Though most weaving is don...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

15th Annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Educational, Nature, Science
Event Details:
Join us for the 15th year of this wonderful family event!  COVID-19 can't stop us from learning all about one of the best migrators on the planet; the Monarch Butterfly!  Although the event might look a little different from years past due ...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Curbside - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Magnet Fishing Game

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
If you're bored & are looking for a game to play inside, why not make Mr. Jacob's Magnet Fishing Game?  It's cool and fun to play. https://youtu.be/Hhm--1CDXXI Please call us to hold these crafts and when you are at the library for pick-u...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Ocean in a Jar Craft

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Want to capture a piece of the sea? Watch Aaron show you how to make an Ocean in the Jar Craft. Please call us to hold these crafts and when you are at the library for pick-up. https://youtu.be/xhJ12pWKgjg We can hold them till 5PM Monday through ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Take Home for Adults - Coloring Book & Paper Plants - West Wyandotte Library

09/21/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Come by West and pick up a plant coloring book for a little relaxation.  Make yourself two different paper plants to place anywhere!  The best part of a paper plant is they require very little maintenance: none! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Sea Creature Sand Art Picture

09/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Make your own Sea Creature Sand Art Picture by removing different sticker layers and putting colored sand over them to get your desired color & design. All kits are pre-made and need minor material to finish the craft at home. Please call u...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Seaside at Home

09/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Wish you were somewhere else?  Maybe on vacation.  Bring a piece of the Seaside home with you with one of Turner Community Library's Craft kits where you can take Plaster of Paris and mix it with water, sand, star fishes, and shells to make...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Art Challenge #8: Underwater Flashlight Adventure

09/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
You're in the deep water what will you be able to see with your trusty flashlight?  Fish, turtles, snakes.....maybe some sea creatures.  It is up to your imagination. https://youtu.be/9lex9m9Bqmo Please send videos or pictures of your ar...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Felty Whale

09/24/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/25/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Miss. Hannah will show you how to make a Felty Whale with felt, Poly-Fil, and a little hard work hand sewing. Limited to 2 per family. All craft kits are pre-made but may need minor home supplies to complete. Song: Wholesome by Kevin MacLeod Li...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

September Nature Happenings

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Looking for some fun in the outdoors? Download this calendar (.pdf file to the right) for fun things to watch for and do with your family this month. Calendar courtesy of Missouri Department of Conservation. Get out there and explore!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

September Nature Happenings

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Looking for some fun in the outdoors? Download this calendar (.pdf file to the right) for fun things to watch for and do with your family this month. Calendar courtesy of Missouri Department of Conservation. Get out there and explore!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

September Nature Happenings

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Looking for some fun in the outdoors? Download this calendar (.pdf file to the right) for fun things to watch for and do with your family this month. Calendar courtesy of Missouri Department of Conservation. Get out there and explore!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

September Nature Happenings

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation
Event Details:
Looking for some fun in the outdoors? Download this calendar (.pdf file to the right) for fun things to watch for and do with your family this month. Calendar courtesy of Missouri Department of Conservation. Get out there and explore!  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Copy of Take Home for Adults - Coloring Book & Paper Plants - West Wyandotte Library

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Come by West and pick up a plant coloring book for a little relaxation.  Make yourself two different paper plants to place anywhere!  The best part of a paper plant is they require very little maintenance: none! ...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...