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Free GED classes for the 2019-2020 school year

January 27, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Program Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Educational
Event Details:
Kansas City Kansas Community College and Kansas City Kansas Public Library partner to bring additional GED classes to the KCK community. Free GED preparation classes will be held 9a.m.-12p.m. every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  The next enrol...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Monday: DIY Terrariums

January 27, 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: 1
Event Details:
Join us for Homeschool Monday: this week, build your own terrarium! Details to come. All ages welcome. Register to hold your space....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Yarn Crafters Club

January 27, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Knitters and crocheters of any age or skill level are invited to join the Yarn Crafters Club. We will share our personal projects and work on a group project for the community....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Clueless: A Mystery Book Club

January 27, 2020
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join us for a discussion of the book The Man From the Train by Bill James. Panera Bread is in the Legends at Village West....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Working Mondays

January 27, 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: Computers & Technology
Event Details:
The West Wyandotte Branch 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 receiv...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Plaza Comunitaria y Computación Básica

January 27, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Plaza Comunitaria¿Conoces a alguien interesado en obtener su certificado de Primaria, Secundaria o que simplemente quiera aprender a leer, escribir y hacer cuentas? ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adul...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 27, 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.

Escape Room: Escape to the End Zone

January 27, 2020
3:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Can you break out in 30 minutes or less? Test your skills to escape and make it to the Super Bowl on time. Compose your team of 4 to 8 individuals (ages 10 -19) or sign up to be placed on a team. Please register by calling (913-295-8250 ext. 101...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Munchie Monday: Oreo Tastings

January 27, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Educational, Health
Event Details:
FOOD is the word on Munchie Mondays! Join us in the craft room for food-centric fun. We'll build cupcakes, have food tastings, talk about nutrition, and make snacks: something different each week to tantalize your taste buds!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 27, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Kids and teens are invited to join us for a free delicious, nutritious after school snack every week day from 4:00-4:45 pm on days that school is in session.  Held in the Youth Services craft room....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Chinese New Year Celebration

January 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Turner Community Library
Registration
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Bear's Den - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Celebrate 2020s, Year of the Rat with some crafts to celebrate it.  We'll have Year of the Rat Crafts, Ceramic Dragons, and more.  Sign up is for a reminder call and all crafts are given out on a first come first served basis. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Volunteer Orientation

January 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
Located in the Youth Services Department.Ever wanted to volunteer your time at the library? Want to gain valuable workplace skills and get a peak behind the scenes at the libray? Become one of our teen volunteers! Teens who want to volunteer at the l...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Classes

January 27, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room B - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes
Event Details:
The South Library and Catholic Charities are working together to provide a FREE Citizenship Preparation Program at the South Library. The offered classes include course work focused on the English language, American history a...
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.

Movie Night: The Addams Family (2019)

January 27, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
In a world of ordinary suburbanites, The Addams Family's macabre lifestyle stand out from the crowd. Morticia and her husband Gomez try to raise their children Wednesday and Pugsley as best as possible as they plan for the special arrival of their re...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

The Writers' Bloc

January 27, 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Free GED classes for the 2019-2020 school year

January 28, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Program Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Educational
Event Details:
Kansas City Kansas Community College and Kansas City Kansas Public Library partner to bring additional GED classes to the KCK community. Free GED preparation classes will be held 9a.m.-12p.m. every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.  The next enrol...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Genealogy Help Session

January 28, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Kansas Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Have you hit a brick wall in your genealogy research? Want to learn more about using Ancestry or FamilySearch? Drop in to the Kansas Room for one on one help with your family tree.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Little Learners Storytime

January 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Storytime Room - South Branch Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs and crafts every Tuesday morning! We'll be focusing on the 6 by 6 pre-reading skills to give your early learner a jumpstart on learing to read....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Conversational Spanish

January 28, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room B - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Join our dynamic conversational Spanish group that gets together every Tuesday from 2:00 to 3:00 pm to practice Spanish.  Basic skills needed to participate....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Plaza Comunitaria y Computación Básica

January 28, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Plaza Comunitaria¿Conoces a alguien interesado en obtener su certificado de Primaria, Secundaria o que simplemente quiera aprender a leer, escribir y hacer cuentas? ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adul...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 28, 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.

Gamers' Adventures

January 28, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Bear's Den - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
We'll be playing games on the Nintendo Switch and Wii, as well as other fun games such as Werewolf, Uno, Codenames, and more!...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

January 28, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Kids and teens are invited to join us for a free delicious, nutritious after school snack every week day from 4:00-4:45 pm on days that school is in session.  Held in the Youth Services craft room....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

January 28, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
Meet other anime fans and spend some time on all things anime! Ages 12 to 19. Located in the Youth Services Department on the second floor....
This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

January 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Stories, songs, and loads of fun for Early Learners that focus on the 6 skills preschoolers need to be ready for school....
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Next Chapter Kansas City Forum

January 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 198
Event Details:
Exploring the Nooks and Crannies of Kansas Co-authors Marci Penner and WenDee Rowe will take you on a photo journey of about 40 interesting and lesser-known places to visit in Kansas.  They traveled to every one of the 626 incorporated cities...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Computer Basics Part III

January 28, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
We'll introduce you to computers in this series of 3 short classes.PART I - In this class we'll discuss the parts of the computer, some of the terminology, the keyboard and the mouse.PART II - Part II covers the basics of opening and closing programs...