Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Start Time
Age Group
Program Type
Library Branch

Primary tabs

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

Student Loan Planning 101

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Money Smart Week is a national initiative by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to provide the knowledge and skills to make better financial decisions. Help us celebrate by attending virtual events.  Jason Anderson, CPA and CPF, is...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Among Us Airship Party!

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Among Us is coming out with a brand-new map and we’re excited to try it! Log on to our zoom call on Thursday, April 15th to explore, investigate, do your tasks, and maybe do a little murder here and there. Just don’t be sus! You must have Among Us do...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Art Like Mary Blair

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Art Exhibit, Crafts, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join Miss Chantel from the Main Library, via Zoom, on April 15th at 4pm to celebrate World Art Day. We will be learning about a magical artist named Mary Blair.  We will also create our own Mary Blair inspired art. Kits will be available to pick...
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: 12
Event Details:
Join us for a Spring Fashion show!  Show off your Able Sister style at our Spring Fashion Show! Categories include: 1. Creatures of Legends 2. Creatures of the Sea 3. Creatures of the Land ...
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: 12
Event Details:
Join us for a Spring Fashion show!  Show off your Able Sister style at our Spring Fashion Show! Categories include: 1. Creatures of Legends 2. Creatures of the Sea 3. Creatures of the Land ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Teen Craft Kit

9:00am - 7:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Reading is always more fun with a bookmark to save your place! Bookmarks are even better when you create them yourself. These craft kits will be available beginning April 19, while supplies last. Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel Via Zoom

9:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
A spreadsheet is a powerful tool for organizing your data.  Learn how to create a spreadsheet, enter data, format and calculate numbers. In order to register for this Zoom PC class, you will need a working email.  The instructor will sen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Clueless: A Mystery Book Club

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join us for a discussion of the book Daylight by David Baldacci  over Zoom Topic: Clueless: A Mystery Book Club Zoom Meeting Time: April 19, 2021 12:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://kckpl.zoom.us/j/688981...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join us for our Zoom class on using the mail merge functions in Word! Learn the basics of doing mailings by creating labels, envelopes and form letters that pull addresses and information automatically from a saved mailing list.   In or...

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.

 

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.

.

 

Closed for Inservice

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Main Library, Virtual, West Wyandotte Library, Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library, Offsite, South Branch Library, Turner Community Library, Mobile Libraries
Description:
All library locations are closed for staff inservice.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Craft: DIY Windchimes

04/21/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/30/2021 @ 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 "Teens" group.

Take Home: Teen Craft Kit

04/21/2021 @ 9:00am - 04/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Reading is always more fun with a bookmark to save your place! Bookmarks are even better when you create them yourself. These craft kits will be available beginning April 19, while supplies last. Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Microsoft Excel (via Zoom)

9:30am - 11:30am
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Learn the basics of putting together an Excel spreadsheet. We'll show you how to add rows and columns, change headings and enter basic formulas. Then you'll learn how to make a graph based on your numbers.   In order to attend the Zoom mee...

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.

 

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.

.

 

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.

Common Grounds Book Club

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Common Grounds Book Club is a monthly reading club that meets to read and discuss books dealing with a wide variety of social issues.  We read both fiction and nonfiction.  Join us this month as we discuss American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. ...
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: 8
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 ...

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.

 

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.

.

 

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Common Grounds Book Club is a monthly reading club that meets to read and discuss books dealing with a wide variety of social justice issues.  We read both fiction and nonfiction.  Join us this month as we discuss The World According to Fan...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Bytes

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Teen Book Bytes is a new teen book club to read and discuss multicultural books that offer mirrors and windows to life experiences and individual perspectives. Registered participants will be emailed a Zoom link and the link will be posted on this ev...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Details:
Join us for a day in the life of people with unique careers and hobbies. Learn about how this person got into their profession or activity, what they do on a daily basis & some lessons they learned along the way, followed by a short Q &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Advanced Microsoft Excel (via Zoom)

9:30am - 11:30am
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Know the basics of Excel, but want to go a little further? Learn about adding color and formatting to your spreadsheets, adding passwords to your file and cells, doing vlookups and working with Pivot Tables to break large tables down into easier chun...

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.

 

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.

.

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Join us for our next virtual book discussion! In April, we will be reading "Truth Is" by Michelle Mitchell. Michelle Mitchell will be joining us for this meeting! You won't want to miss it! Books can be picked up at the West Wyandotte Library vi...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take Home Craft: Butterfly Pals

04/26/2021 @ 9:00am - 05/01/2021 @ 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
Let’s make reading even better with this take home craft! Enjoy a Great book with two colorful butterflies as reading pals! These craft kits will be available beginning April 26, while supplies last. Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-T...