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Kansas Day Symbols

All Day 1/18 - 1/31
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural, Educational, Nature, Recreation, Science
Event Details:
Come visit the Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library throughout the month of January to pick up your Kansas Day Symbols take-home craft flipbook and crown. Learn all about the state symbols of Kansas as we prepare to celebrate the 161st Kansas Day Cel...

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Drawing You Closer by Ruthin Ingram

All Day 1/18 - 2/20
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Art Gallery - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Ruthie Ingram will be sharing her beautiful artwork at West Wyandotte Library during the months of January and February.  ...

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Eagle Photographs by Ron Tilman

All Day 1/18 - 2/20
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Room: Art Gallery - Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Ron Tilman is sharing his eagle photographs in celebration of the 20th Annual Eagle Days. See more of Ron's photos at mykansaspics.com   Artist Bio:  I got involved in photography in 1972. Back then I planned on making it a career....

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KCKPS Student Drawings for the 1904 World's Fair

All Day 1/18 - 2/20
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Art Gallery - Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
A selection of reproductions of drawings done by KCKPS students for the 1904 World’s Fair is on display at Main Library now through the end of February. You can view the entire collection on our digital collections page.   ...

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New Drawings: Biology, Geology and Cosmology by Fred Trease

All Day 1/18 - 2/20
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Art Gallery - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Art Exhibit
Event Details:
Artist Statement/Bio Fred Trease My education has been as a biologist and a sociologist. The majority of my career has been spent in the practice of environmental public health. Whether I was making double exposures with a Brownie as ...

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January Nature Journaling

01/18/2022 @ 8:00am - 01/31/2022 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Nature, Recreation, Science
Event Details:
Become a nature detective at the Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library for this month's nature journaling program. Stop by the library to pick up readings from "January Thaw" an essay out of Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac. Analyze tracks and ani...

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Snowman Doorhanger

01/18/2022 @ 9:00am - 01/31/2022 @ 5:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Stop by our library to pick up your own Snowman Doorhanger craft throughout the month of January. All craft kit pieces are pre-packaged for individual use. Only one per person. While supplies lasts.  ...

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Turner Take Home: Cool Animal Winter Fun Scene

01/24/2022 @ 9:00am - 01/28/2022 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
We are located at 831 S 55th St, Kansas City, Kansas, 66106. You can enter the back library entrance, be buzzed through the Turner Recreation Commission's front door, or use curbside pick up. The Turner Community Library is open Monday-Friday, 9 AM -...

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Turner Take Home: Cozy Sweater Cats

01/24/2022 @ 9:00am - 01/28/2022 @ 5:00pm
Turner Community Library
Library Branch: Turner Community Library
Room: Curbside - Turner Community Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
We are located at 831 S 55th St, Kansas City, Kansas, 66106. You can enter the back library entrance, be buzzed through the Turner Recreation Commission's front door, or use curbside pick up. The Turner Community Library is open Monday-Friday, 9 AM -...

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Adult Take-Home Craft @ Main: Glass-Top Pendant

01/24/2022 @ 9:00am - 01/29/2022 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
    The Main Library has another great craft kit for adults to take home. This kit will let you make a cute pendant with a metal bezel and a clear glass dome top.       The Main Library will be offering a li...

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Spice Club: Cuban

01/24/2022 @ 9:00am - 01/29/2022 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
Whether you’re a foodie or just interested in trying something new – Spice Club is for you! Pick up a new spice kit at the beginning of each month. We’ll feature some traditional blends plus some that are a little more exotic – everything from Italia...

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Celebrate Kansas Day: State Sunflower Craft Kit

01/24/2022 @ 10:00am - 01/29/2022 @ 11:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Bring a ray of sunshine into your home this winter.  Make your very own sunflower to celebrate Kansas Day on Jan. 29, 2022.  Kits will be available for pickup between Monday-Thursday, from 9am-7pm and Friday-Saturday from 9am-5pm&nb...

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The Blended and the Beautiful African American Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Join us as we discuss The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett.  You must register in order to receive the Zoom link.  ...

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Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
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...

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Genealogy Help Session

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Kansas Room - Main Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational
Event Details:
Are you interested in learning more about your family history? Or maybe you have started researching your family tree but would like someone to take a fresh look at it? Drop into the Kansas Room Tuesdays between 10:00-12:00 for help. Learn how to use...

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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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 "The Thursday Murder Club" by Richard Osman Topic: Clueless: A Mystery Book Club Zoom Meeting Time: Jan. 25, 2022 12:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://kckpl.zoom.us/j/688981...

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6 by 6 Storytime

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
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 ...

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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...

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Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
Event Details:
Join us for a community read aloud and discussion of the book The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein. The KCKPL Read Aloud aims to bring people together in our staff and community...

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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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The Friendly Readers Book Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Calling All The Friendly Readers: Are you a reader in grades 1 – 5? Come join The Friendly Readers Book Club! This Virtual Book Club is just for kids and is a safe space to read together and talk about the books we love. We meet on Wednesdays at 4...

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Bison: King of the Plains Presentation

6:00pm - 7:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Recreation, Science, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Join the West Wyandotte Library and special guest presenter Justin Roemer for the virtual presentation of Bison: King of the Plains. Justin Roemer is the Rangeland Specialist at the Smokey Valley Ranch. Justin has had up close and personal experience...

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Google Web-Based Apps via Zoom

9:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
You may know about the search engine and you may even have an email account.  But, did you know that Google has many web-based applications to help in your productivity on the PC and on your smartphone?  Explore such apps as Google Maps, Go...

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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
    The Main Library has another great craft kit for adults to take home. This kit will let you make a cute pendant with a metal bezel and a clear glass dome top.       The Main Library will be offering a li...

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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.