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.

Ancient Egypt Activity Bags @ West Library

All Day 7/10 - 7/17
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Get ready for your next expedition, explorers: adventure through ancient Egypt with the West Wyandotte Library! Explore the culture and language of the ancient Egyptians with our Ancient Egypt Activity Bag, available at the West Wyandotte Library whi...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take-Home Zine Workshop @ West Library

All Day 7/10 - 7/17
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts
Event Details:
Zines (pronounced ‘zeens’) are self-published magazines, comics, poetry books, or other image/text-based print works. They are generally printed in small batches, and they are made by (and for) all kinds of people for all kinds of reasons. ...
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.

 

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

Teen Take Home: Pirate Ship Acrylic Painting - Turner Community Library

7/15 @ 9:00am - 7/21 @ 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 on how to paint a pirate ship unsuspecting of t...
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.

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

Guest Presenter - Operation Wildlife

10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Nature, Science, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Join us for a special outreach program by the largest publicly funded wildlife clinic in Kansas. Operation WildLife (OWL) has been providing rehabilitation and veterinary services to injured and orphaned wild animals in northeast Kansas for almo...

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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.

 

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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.
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Nature
Event Details:
Let's celebrate a couple of the insects that are common to our parks and backyards by making crafty versions of these six-legged invertebrates. Come pick up this craft kit anytime we are here at Schlagle Library this week Monday - F...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home: Mystery Craft Kit at Main Library

7/20 @ 9:00am - 7/24 @ 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: Unicorn Dream Catcher -Turner Community Library

7/20 @ 9:00am - 7/24 @ 5:00pm
Virtual / Curbside
Library Branch: Virtual / Curbside
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Classes, Crafts
Event Details:
Dream of Unicorns with this great craft that will keep the monsters out. 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 h...

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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.