Upcoming Events

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A Conversation with Terry McMillan

May 2, 2020
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Offsite
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Best-selling author Terry McMillan’s newest novel, It’s Not All Downhill from Here, focuses on the power of friendship and forgiveness after loss. Be one of the first to see McMillan on tour for this delightful and uplifting tale. Join us for a quest...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

CANCELLED - Mexican Art and Artists with Dr. Jorge Fregoso Torres

May 4, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art Exhibit, Cultural, Educational, Spanish Language, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
This interactive program will give participants an opportunity to learn from Dr. Jorge Fregoso Torres, a highly regarded artist and humanities scholar from Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico.  The program is designed to foste...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Politics on the Platform: Woman Suffrage at the Chautauqua

May 16, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Chautauqua was a movement that focused on moral education and self-improvement through programs on reform, religion, and culture. The movement was useful for advancing the cause of “womanhood" and provided a space for women to discuss important issue...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Next Chapter Kansas City Forum

May 19, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Next Chapter Kansas City offers opportunities for persons to learn about options for work, service, and learning after leaving their primary careers.  Join us for an informative and enjoyable presentation that focuses on an entrepreneurial ventu...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Evening of Stories in the Enchanted Forest- Summer Reading Kick-off

May 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Crafts, Nature, Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Event Details:
  Join us with KC Renaissance Festival storytellers for an enchanted evening full of magical creatures & colorful characters as we kick off our 2020 Summer Reading Program! Gather between our lake and forest for storytelling throughout th...
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.

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party

June 1, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
All patrons are invited to join us to celebrate the start of the Summer Reading Program!...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

June 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Animal Wonders

June 9, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Join us in welcoming our special guests, Animal Wonders! Details to come. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dan, Dan, the Magic Man!

June 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations, Storytime
Event Details:
This interactive storytelling program will be Dan's most imaginative yet!  Join us for lots of laughter, fairy-tale and fantasy-themed magic, and LIVE animal friends. ...

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

Thursday Large Group Programs

June 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Once Upon A Time, They Lived Happily Ever After

June 15, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Storyteller Priscilla Howe brings out her favorite folktales, songs and stretches from near and far, for all ages. It's not a puppet show, but some of Priscilla's ridiculous hand puppets join in on the fun. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Grimm for Grownups

June 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Auditorium/Kitchen - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
In the 19th century, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm traveled Europe collecting folktales, most of which were never intended for children. Why did the Grimm Brothers document odd stories, such as The Six Swans, Maid Maleen, and Nixie in the Millpond? This ta...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

June 18, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Will Stuck - Figment Follies!

June 25, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Library Branch: Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Will Stuck is back for a very engaging storytelling program! Packed with plenty of audience participation, his show will sure make the young and young at heart smile from ear to ear.  You will not leave disappointed! ...

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

Thursday Large Group Programs

June 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

July 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
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

July 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
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, 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.

 

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

Thursday Large Group Programs

July 9, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

July 16, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
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

July 17, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
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, 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...

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 "Senior Adults" group.

CarFit: Helping Mature Drivers

July 21, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Senior Adults
Program Type: Classes, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles 'fit' them.  CarFit also providdes information and materials on community-specific resources that could enhance their safety as d...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

July 23, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Thursday Large Group Programs

July 30, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Fall Poetry Reading

October 17, 2020
12:00pm - 5:00pm
South Branch Library
Library Branch: South Branch Library
Room: Conference Room A - South Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
Fall Poetry Reading with two local poets reading their poetry, followed by an open mic. ...
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.

Jazz Event

February 13, 2021
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Music, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
KCJO Concert and dance ...
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.

Jazz Event

December 4, 2021
7:00pm - 8:30pm
West Wyandotte Library
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Music, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
KCJO Concert and dance ...