Library Buildings Closed to Public, Curbside Service Available

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 Buildings Closed to Public

All Day 3/19 - 1/31
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.

Fall Leaves Wreath - Take Home Craft Kit

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Swing by the library any time this month to pick up this kit to make a fall leaves wreath.  Call us when you get here and we'll bring the kit out to your car.  913-295-8250, option #2.  We're here Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Scarecrow Door Hanger - Take Home Craft Kit

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Swing by the library any time this month to pick up this kit to make an adorable scarecrow door hanger.  Call us when you get here and we'll bring the kit out to your car.  913-295-8250, option #2.  We're here Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wooden Pumpkin

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Decorate this Wooden Pumpkin woodcut to make your holiday festive. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 for any of these Turner Community Library Crafts to be held till 5PM. We are open Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM. We are located in the back of the Turner Recreatio...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Animal Crossing Keychain take home craft at West Wyandotte

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Love Animal Crossing? Make this adorable craft show your love!   This kit will be available for curbside pick-up at the West Wyandotte Library while supplies last starting November 16, 2020 for ages 7 and older, yes even adul...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Paper Turkey Take-Home Craft Kits @ West Wyandotte Library

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Make an adorable paper turkey ready to be your Thanksgiving dinner centerpiece. Glue it together and then write what you are thankful for on its tail feathers! This kit will be available for curbside pick-up at the West Wyandotte ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Thankful Storytime to Go @ West Wyandotte Library

11/23/2020 @ 9:00am - 11/24/2020 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Storytime
Event Details:
It's that time again: another Storytime to Go bundle is ready for you and your family to enjoy! The books in November’s Storytime to Go bundle have the theme of gratitude, thankfulness, inclusion, family, and love. Along with the books ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
Looking for some human connection during the pandemic?  We're here to help!  Join us on Tuesday mornings for some good old fashioned discussion.  You bring the topic, we'll bring the companionship. This event is held on Tuesday morn...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Let someone know you are thankful for them with this fun greeting card craft.  Included in the kit: 5 x 7 greeting card and envelope, glue stick, THANKFUL FOR YOU paper, colored paper for decoration & instructions  *postage NOT ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

One on One Genealogy Help

10:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Have you been wanting to start researching your family history but you’re just not sure how? Sign up for a help session Tuesdays between 10:00-12:00 via Zoom, with our Kansas Collection Librarian. The library has many genealogy resources from be...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Join us for Shelf Indulgence Story Time for Grown-Ups. Ellen will read a short fiction story and discuss the theme on KCKPL's Facebook Live. Tune in if you'd like to hear a relaxing, introspective story read to you while you just sit and list...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Join us Tuesday November 24th for a virtual fall festival! See the changes to our islands, pick up fall resources, check out our library of DIY recipes, and meet other Animal Crossing players! This page is for our 3:00PM session. Other sessions are a...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Join us Tuesday November 24th for a virtual fall festival! See the changes to our islands, pick up fall resources, check out our library of DIY recipes, and meet other Animal Crossing players! This page is for our 3:30PM session. Other sessions are a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing Jackbox games like Fibbage and Push The Button, and much more! We also play spy-themed games like Codenames and Spyfall. We meet up via a Zoom call. Please email Hannah at hrocha@kckpl.org for t...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Join us Tuesday November 24th for a virtual fall festival! See the changes to our islands, pick up fall resources, check out our library of DIY recipes, and meet other Animal Crossing players! This page is for our 4:00PM session. Other sessions ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Join us Tuesday November 24th for a virtual fall festival! See the changes to our islands, pick up fall resources, check out our library of DIY recipes, and meet other Animal Crossing players! This page is for our 4:30PM session. Other sessions are a...
This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Six by Six: Ready to Read is a developing literacy program that helps caregivers identify and practice the six skills kids need by age six to help them learn how to read! These uniquely tailored storytimes are packed with songs, activities, tips - an...
Branches:
Main Library, Virtual, West Wyandotte Library, Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library, Offsite, South Branch Library, Turner Community Library, Mobile Libraries
Description:
Curbside services at all library locations are closed for the holiday. ...
Branches:
Main Library, Virtual, West Wyandotte Library, Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library, Offsite, South Branch Library, Turner Community Library, Mobile Libraries
Description:
Curbside services at all library locations are closed for the holiday. ...
Branches:
Main Library, Virtual, West Wyandotte Library, Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library, Offsite, South Branch Library, Turner Community Library, Mobile Libraries
Description:
Curbside services at all library locations are closed for the holiday. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
The Main Library has another great craft kit for adults to take home. Learn how to make 2 great customized coasters for your home. Included in the kit: 2 small canvas boards, scrapbook paper, Mod Podge, acrylic varnish, 8 adhesive felt dots, foam ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Santa Letter Dropoff @ the South Branch Library

9:00am - 7:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Curbside - South Branch Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Santa is unable to join us for his annual visit to the South Branch Library, but he still wants to hear from you! You can drop off a letter for Santa in our specially decorated mailbox outside the South Branch library during our curbside hours beginn...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Let someone know you are thankful for them with this fun greeting card craft.  Included in the kit: 5 x 7 greeting card and envelope, glue stick, THANKFUL FOR YOU paper, colored paper for decoration & instructions  *postage NOT ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Tree Cookie Ornament take-home craft

11/30/2020 @ 9:00am - 12/04/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Tree slices (or cookies) reveal the age and life history of a tree, but they are also beautiful emblems of nature. Pick up this take-home craft of a tree cookie and some decorative bling & transform it into a personal ornament for yourself o...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Crafts & Cocoa @ West Wyandotte Library: Wooden Ornament

11/30/2020 @ 9:00am - 12/11/2020 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Decorate a wood ornament blank with sparkly jewels and snowflakes.! Available for curbside pickup at the West Wyandotte Library starting on November 30. This is part of our Crafts and Cocoa series. Each take-home ornament craft from...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Crafts & Cocoa @ West Wyandotte Library: Wreath Ornament

11/30/2020 @ 9:00am - 12/11/2020 @ 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Decorate this wreath ornament with a pretty bow and some jingle bells! Available for curbside pickup at the West Wyandotte Library starting November 30. For children, ages 3-12. This is part of our Crafts and Cocoa series. Each take-...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Spice Club: Indian Curry Spice Kits

All Day 12/1 - 12/4
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Whether you’re a foodie or just interested in trying something new – Spice Club is for you! Pick up a new spice kit at the beginning of each month. We’ll feature some traditional blends plus some that are a little more exotic – everything from Italia...