Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type

All Library Physical Locations Closed

All Day 3/19 - 7/31
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 "All Ages" group.

Digital Escape Room: Pirate Ship Adventure!

All Day 7/6 - 7/31
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Video Games
Event Details:
Imagine you and your best friend are on a pirate ship and have a chance to help the pirates find the buried treasure... We hope this virtual adventure sparks your imagination, and that you landlubbers find the buried treasure! This digital escape...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take home: Coat of Arms Craft @ Main Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Imagine your story with our Coat of Arms take home craft. Traditionally coat of arms, or the design on a shield, were meant to represent a knight’s achievements, family, and country. You can keep that tradition going when designing your shield o...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Coloring Book - Main Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
One of my favorite ways to relax and spend some quiet time is coloring. For everyone who shares that love of coloring, we have assembled a coloring book for your enjoyment. Our summer reading program is all about using your imagination to create stor...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Dream Catcher Craft - F.L. Schlagle Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Sometimes referred to as "Sacred Hoops," Ojibwe dreamcatchers were traditionally used as talismans to protect sleeping people, usually children, from bad dreams and nightmares. Fill your nights with pleasant dreams by creating your very own...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Prince Crown -Turner Community Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Create your own Prince Crown with gems, jewels, pipe cleaners, and pom poms.  Then you'll be able to rule your kingdom. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take on...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Princess Crown -Turner Community Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Create your own Princess Crown with gems, jewels, pipe cleaners, and pom poms.  Then you'll be able to rule your kingdom. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take ...

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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.

 

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

Teen Take Home: Castle Acrylic Painting - Turner Community Library

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes, Crafts, Recreation
Event Details:
Get ready to channel your inner Bob Ross! We will be providing 11" by 14" canvases, brushes, and paint for you in this awesome free take-home kit. On our Youtube, we'll be posting an instructional video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46t0yWYhVx4&am...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Jester Hat -Turner Community Library

7/8 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Make your own Jester Hat with all the bells and whistles...maybe not whistles, but you'll be able to hold court and tell the funniest jokes. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Rapunzel's Tower -Turner Community Library

7/8 @ 9:00am - 7/10 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
We've all grown our hair out recently but not as much as Rapunzel.  Create you own tower with Rapunzel at the top. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take one of ...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Pickup of Materials

9:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
As we safely return to some limited library services, the library is excited to announce that we will be offering curbside hold pickup starting Monday, June 1st. Beginning Monday, patrons may come to any of our 5 branch locations (F.L. Schlagle, Main...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Basic Russian Class

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual / Curbside
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Cultural, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Staying at home during quarantine/Stay-at-home order is a great time to learn a new language.  Have you ever wondered how to say or read something in Russian? You have a unique opportunity to practice with a native speaker. Every Friday, star...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Pickup of Materials

9:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
As we safely return to some limited library services, the library is excited to announce that we will be offering curbside hold pickup starting Monday, June 1st. Beginning Monday, patrons may come to any of our 5 branch locations (F.L. Schlagle, Main...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: DIY Message In a Bottle Necklace -Turner Community Library

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
What will you write on your message in a bottle necklace? A funny joke? A message for help? A note to your future self? A treasure map? You future hopes and dream?  It's your decision with this craft. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplie...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Foam Pirate Ships -Turner Community Library

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Travel across the ocean or bath tub with your own floating pirate ship. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take one of these crafts home.  Call us when you get he...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Glowing Campfire Craft - F.L. Schlagle Library

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Does the idea of building a campfire make you nervous? Or maybe you had to miss out on a family camping trip this summer and you're bummed out about it? You can have the next best thing to the real deal with our glowing campfire craft kits. C...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Mystery Craft Kit at Main Library

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
The Wizard has put a spell on our craft kits! It’s a Mystery what each bag contains. Join the fun and take a chance! What craft will you find in your bag? Starting Monday, July 13, 2020 through Friday, July 17, 2020, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Pirate Catapult

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Educational
Event Details:
Start being a Pirate Captain and learn how to make a catapult to shot down your enemies ships.  Tutorial will be available at https://youtu.be/p6Vo3N4zdzw All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed.  We'll also include a target fo...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Pirate Telescope -Turner Community Library

7/13 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Look across the high seas....or the great plains...or across the street with your very own Pirate Telescope.  Design and color it anyway you want to represent you and your pirate crew. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Pickup of Materials

9:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
As we safely return to some limited library services, the library is excited to announce that we will be offering curbside hold pickup starting Monday, June 1st. Beginning Monday, patrons may come to any of our 5 branch locations (F.L. Schlagle, Main...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
We're playing games like Werewolf and Codenames online! We meet up via a Zoom call and then play a game. Please email Hannah at hrocha@kckpl.org for the link to join! Want to influence the games we play? Take this survey! https://docs.google.co...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Curbside Pickup of Materials

9:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Educational
Event Details:
As we safely return to some limited library services, the library is excited to announce that we will be offering curbside hold pickup starting Monday, June 1st. Beginning Monday, patrons may come to any of our 5 branch locations (F.L. Schlagle, Main...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: DIY Pirate Map -Turner Community Library

7/15 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Create a treasure map to remember where you put your treasure or is it one to a mummies tomb?  You decide. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take one of these cr...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: DIY Treasure Chest -Turner Community Library

7/15 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Show off you plunder and gold with your very own Pirate Treasure Chest.  You paint it to look distressed.  Show off with some gemstones and jewels. Let us know what 2 color you would like to paint the wood Treasure Chest when you call to...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Foam Pirate Sword -Turner Community Library

7/15 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Use glitter glue and gems to design your own Foam Pirate Sword that will look stylish while you make people walk the plank. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to tell us you will want to take one...

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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.

 

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take Home: Pirate Hat-Turner Community Library

7/15 @ 9:00am - 7/17 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
No pirate can be a Captain without their very own Pirate Hat.  Put together your foam pirate hat, decorate it with stickers, and start your adventures. All kits are pre-made. Minor home supplies needed. You can call 913-295-8250 ext. 4 to ...

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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.