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Family Movie Night

May 11, 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:
Join us on Monday evenings for a movie for the family!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

The Writers' Bloc

May 11, 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

May 12, 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  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The next enro...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Aging Independently Initiative

May 12, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Health
Event Details:
Join us to learn about palliative and hospice care.  Presented by Kansas Palliative & Hospice Care. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Little Learners Storytime

May 12, 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

May 12, 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
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 "Adults" group.

Plaza Comunitaria y Computación Básica

May 12, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational, Spanish Language
Event Details:
¿Conoces a alguien interesado en aprender a leer, escribir y hacer cuentas? ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adultos (INEA) y la Biblioteca Publica de Kansas City, Kansas (KCKPL) ofrecen servicios para que las pers...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 12, 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

May 12, 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

May 12, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main 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 Main Library courtesy of USD 500 Nutritional Services. Snacks and milk are available on ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

May 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
The 6 by 6 Program highlights the six literacy skills kids need before the age of six. This storytime helps kids and their caregivers learn these skills with fun, interactive songs, stories, and activities. Want to know more? Join us Tuesday evenings...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

West Anime Corps

May 12, 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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

English Class

May 12, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Free English Classes every Tuesday from 6:30-8:00 PM. Walk-in's welcome! No pre-registration required. Clases de Ingles Gratis! todos los martes de 6:30-8:00. No hay necesidad de inscribirse. Tutores con experiencia. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Inglés Básico Informal

May 12, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room B - South Branch Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Language Learning, Spanish Language
Event Details:
Free English Classes every Tuesday from 6:30-8:00 PM. Walk-in's welcome! No pre-registration required. Clases de Ingles Gratis! todos los martes de 6:30-8:00. No hay necesidad de inscribirse. Tutores con experiencia. ...
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

May 13, 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  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The next enro...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

May 13, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Start your little ones on their literacy journey to becoming a lifelong reader. Bring your infants and toddlers in to enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with our children's librarian. Older siblings are always welcome. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

May 13, 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Mindfulness and Meditation

May 13, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 2nd Floor Auditorium - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Health, Recreation
Event Details:
The ability to self-calm is a powerful tool for managing life’s stressors. Learn how to weave quiet times into your everyday life. Meditation has been shown to have numerous benefits, including reducing stress, improving attention, energy and empathy...

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween Lounge: Mythbusters

May 13, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Storytime Craft Room - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Educational
Event Details:
Join us in the storytime room to have your chance at busting some major myths! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Working Wednesday

May 13, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: 1st Floor Computer Training Room - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Classes, Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Get 2 hours of uninterrupted computer time to: write a cover letter or resume, search and apply for job postings, or get one-on-one assistance on job-related tasks....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Video Game Club

May 13, 2020
2:30pm - 5:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Come and play games  on our Switch, Wii, and Computers with your friends while enjoying some snacks! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 13, 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.

Get Your Art On! : Takashi Murakami

May 13, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Want to explore your artistic side and discover the artist deep within your soul? If so, then come explore the world of Takashi Murakami at the library and create your own masterpiece.  All materials will be provided.  Ages: 6-14. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Kids Cafe

May 13, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main 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 Main Library courtesy of USD 500 Nutritional Services. Snacks and milk are available on ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Otaku Anime Corps Anime Club

May 13, 2020
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Movies
Event Details:
Whether you're a fan of shojo or shonen, magical girls or giant robots, we're here to provide your anime fix. Check out our Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/otakuanimecorps This anime club is for teens and older; ages 13 & up. Show information ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lego Club

May 13, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Craft Room - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Come have fun with our huge tub of Legos! Kids and teens ages 18 & under can build a little on one super Lego project each week or create a new project each time they attend. Come for the building and stay for a snack with other architects!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Citizenship Classes

May 13, 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...