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"In the Tall Tall Grass" Storywalk® at Schlagle Library

03/12/2021 @ 5:00pm - 04/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Nature, Recreation, Storytime
Event Details:
As the woods next to our library begin to "green up" we've swapped out our winter story time for pages with hues and scenes of the warm days that will be coming our way. Come out at any time that WYCO Lake Park is open and you can walk the Storywalk®...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Weather Activity Bag

03/29/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/16/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Test your citizen science skills and pick up a weather activity bag at West Wyandotte Library, filled with crafts, experiment ideas, and work sheets that help track weather conditions and improve weather vocabulary. *While Supplies Last* ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Craft: DIY Windchimes

04/01/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
A simple craft to brighten up your porch! This kit contains everything you need to create a wind chime that you can hang indoors or out for a splash of springtime color.  Pick up yours beginning April 1st! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home- Crafting for Earth Day

04/01/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
Celebrate Earth Day on April 22 by decorating a pot and planting some flowers, making a pin to show your Earth Day support, and re-using the tote bag that your crafts come in for day trips, shopping, library books and more!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home Craft Main Library: Paper Daisy Bouquet

04/05/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/10/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create a beautiful daisy bouquet to give away to someone special or use as a decoration to brighten up the house. Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Thursday, from 9am-7pm and Friday-Saturday from 9am-5pm at the Main Librar...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Turner Take Home: Make Your Own Microphone

All Day 4/12 - 4/16
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Music, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate music week with us at Turner! We'll have a bunch of fun music crafts and a music storytime on Tuesday! It's time to make your voice heard with song. This craft uses recycled materials from around the house as well as some extra-sparkly gems...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: DIY MandoHarp

04/12/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/16/2021 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Create your own MandoHarp with this easy to do kit. Call us at 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to hold this item until we close. We are located at 831 S 55th St., Kansas City, KS, 66106. Open M-Th 9AM-6PM & Friday 9AM-5PM. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Turner Take Home: Tambourine

04/12/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/16/2021 @ 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 music with your own tambourine.  We'll give you everything that you need.  Cardboard cutout, bells, & chenille stems. Call us at 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to hold this item until we close. We are located at 831 S 55th St., Kansas City...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Spring Flowers Headband Kit

04/12/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Celebrate Spring by making a Spring Flowers headband! Available at the West Wyandotte Library inside at the circulation desk or at curbside pickup.  For kids, 3-10.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Advanced Word Via Zoom

9:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
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 ...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Educational, Nature, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Join us for the reading of A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety: How to Keep Your Cool on a Warming Planet by Dr. Sarah Jacquette Ray.  Climate change affects all life on our planet. It can be overwhelming and discouraging. Dr. Sarah Jaquette Ray...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Microsoft Publisher (via Zoom)

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come learn the basics of this desktop publishing program that lets you make flyers, banners and cards.   In order to attend the Zoom meeting, you will need to register with an email address. The link to the Zoom class will be sent to your ...

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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.

 

Los programas de la biblioteca, eventos y clases son fotografiados o filmados con fines promocionales o para documentar las actividades de la biblioteca. Notificar al personal de la biblioteca si prefiere no ser fotografiado.

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

Homeschool Tuesday: Claymation Animation PART 1

10:00am - 11:00am
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Crafts, Educational
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join us for a two-part workshop on Claymation Animation! Claymation is a type of stop-motion animation using malleable clay and changing the shape or position of the clay for each frame In part 1, we will meet on Zoom to learn about claymation and...
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: 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 "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing Among Us, 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...

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This event is in the "Children" group.

6 by 6 Storytime

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Graphic Novel Club: Primer

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Kids ages 8 to 12: join us for Graphic Novel Club, presented online by the West Wyandotte Library! We will meet virtually each month to discuss a graphic novel together, accompanied by games and activities. We'll be reading both older favorites ...

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

Virtual Anime Corps

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Love to watch anime? Looking for a group that shares your interests? Join us online Tuesdays from 5:00-6:30 PM! For more information, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/otakuanimecorps A link to join our meeting will be poste...
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

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Un viaje por el camino de los recuerdos (Spanish Conversation) Good day everyone, how are you? I hope you are doing well and ready to meet virtually for a conversation. It has been a long time since we last saw each other, so I would like ...

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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.

 

Los programas de la biblioteca, eventos y clases son fotografiados o filmados con fines promocionales o para documentar las actividades de la biblioteca. Notificar al personal de la biblioteca si prefiere no ser fotografiado.

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This event is in the "Children" group.

The Friendly Readers Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Calling all readers in grades 1 – 5! Come join The Friendly Readers Book Club! This is our new Virtual Book Club just for kids and is a safe virtual space to read together and talk about the books we love. We meet on Wednesdays at 4:00pm via Zoo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Google Drive (via Zoom)

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Your free Gmail account comes with a number of benefits. One of them is Google Drive, the online file storage where Google lets you save and share your documents on their system. Come learn the basics of how it works. Registration is not required....

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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.

 

Los programas de la biblioteca, eventos y clases son fotografiados o filmados con fines promocionales o para documentar las actividades de la biblioteca. Notificar al personal de la biblioteca si prefiere no ser fotografiado.

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

Homeschool Thursday: Space Plants!

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Educational, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Blast off into space with us for this virtual program and craft about plant science! At-home learners ages 4-18 will invent their own fictional planet with plants uniquely suited to its conditions. The accompanying craft kit may be picked up at the M...