Curbside Pickup of Materials

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 more information, visit our website
 

En respuesta al COVID-19, todas las sucursales de la Biblioteca Pública de Kansas City, Kansas están cerradas hasta nuevo aviso.  El servicio en la acera estará disponible a partir del 1 de junio. Se puede acceder a nuestras películas digitales, música y libros en cualquier momento en nuestra eCommunity. Para más información, visite nuestra página web.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Local History Scavenger Hunt

09/08/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Go on a local history scavenger hunt - visit and learn about various sites that are an important part of Wyandotte County history. You will pick up a kit from the library, and then have the rest of the month of September to hunt. You can...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Hispanic Heritage Month Hand Weaving

All Day 9/21 - 9/29
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
The art of weaving can be found throughout Hispanic culture from clothing to household items, to religious rituals. Weaving is a very old tradition of interlinking a set of vertical threads with a set of horizontal threads. Though most weaving is don...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Hispanic Heritage Month Activity Book

All Day 9/28 - 10/6
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Main Library will be handing out activity books starting September 28th. Inside these activity books you will find coloring pages, book list, and fun challenges all in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. These activity books will be available via curbs...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Copy of Take Home for Adults - Coloring Book & Paper Plants - West Wyandotte Library

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Come by West and pick up a plant coloring book for a little relaxation.  Make yourself two different paper plants to place anywhere!  The best part of a paper plant is they require very little maintenance: none! ...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
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.

Library Card Sign Up Month

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 09/30/2020 @ 5:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Curbside - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month. Join us in celebrating the Main Library - show us your KCKPL library card or get a new KCKPL library card - and you'll receive a gift bag filled with library goodies. Offer is good September 1 - Septe...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home for Teens - Upcycled Bear Wall Hanging - FL Schlagle Library

09/28/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/02/2020 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Have some old magazines laying around?  Bored, and looking for something to do?  Why not upcycle those magazines and make something cool to hang in your bedroom!  Stop by the library any time this week to pick up the supplies you'll ne...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing 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.org for t...

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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.

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

Coloring Contest - Butterfly Festival @ the FL Schlagle Library

9:00am - 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
In celebration of our 15th annual Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September, we are hosting a coloring contest for children ages 5-15!  Prizes will be awarded to winners in the 5-10 years age bracket and 11-15 years age bracket.  To ac...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
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: All Ages, 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 e...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Science Kit Pick-up for HOMESCHOOL THURSDAY ONLINE: Mr. Jacob Crazy Scientist Homeschool Class 3

10/01/2020 @ 9:00am - 10/08/2020 @ 11:00am
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Science
Event Details:
Turner's Homeschool Thursday is back but now online!   Here's how it will work: swing by Turner Community Library starting on Thursday September 17th and pick up a "Crazy Scientist Homeschool Class Kit #3".  The kit will have four...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

KCKPL Global Read Aloud

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In 2010, Pernille Ripp founded The Global Read Aloud, a global literacy initiative that began with a simple goal in mind: one book to connect the world. From its humble beginnings, the GRA has grown to connect millions of students around the world. T...

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.

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Gamers' Adventures

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Games & Video Games, Recreation
Event Details:
Gamers' Adventures has gone virtual! We've been playing 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.org for t...

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.

 

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 "All Ages" group.
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: All Ages, 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 e...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Science
Event Details:
Turner's Homeschool Thursday is back but now online!   Here's how it will work: swing by Turner Community Library starting on Thursday September 17th and pick up a "Crazy Scientist Homeschool Class Kit #3".  The kit will have four...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Talk Book To Me

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Calling all book-loving teens! Love reading and talking about teen books? Then come discuss the newest books in teen fiction with other teens from around the metro area and learn about ways to get your reviews and opinions out there in the world. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

KCKPL Global Read Aloud

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In 2010, Pernille Ripp founded The Global Read Aloud, a global literacy initiative that began with a simple goal in mind: one book to connect the world. From its humble beginnings, the GRA has grown to connect millions of students around the world. T...

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.

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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Health, Nature, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Take a live, virtual tour of KC Farm School at Gibbs Road. Learn about community supported agriculture, and join us in cooking an easy, seasonal meal with ingredients found on the farm and in your fridge. Produce provided by KC Farm School and availa...
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 "All Ages" group.
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: All Ages, 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 e...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Thursday: Killer Plant Deathmatch

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Science
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Are you ready to design your own killer plants?! Pit them together in matches to test their super abilities! Who would win...and why? Please register for this virtual program to receive a Zoom invite via email! ...

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.