Library Buildings Closed to Public, Curbside Service Available

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.

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This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
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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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Spice Club: Italian Spice Kits

All Day 2/1 - 2/5
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...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Take Home Black History Month Craft: Kente Cloth

All Day 2/1 - 2/12
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Crafts, Cultural
Event Details:
In honor of Black History Month this craft kit will show you how to create a paper representation of a kente cloth and learn a bit of its history too. . Kits will be available via curbside at the Main Library. The Main Library hours are Monday t...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Black History Month Take Home Bags

02/01/2021 @ 4:00pm - 02/05/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate Black History Month with our take home gift bags at the Main Library. Each week will feature a different quiz, reading selections and gifts. WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. Week 1: February 1 - 5, 2021 Historical moments in Black History quiz, non...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
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...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

People of the World, Unite!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
As the world faces global challenges, let’s celebrate what unites us as human beings.  Let’s make today’s strangers be tomorrow’s friends.  Please join us as we connect with our friends and families across the world to share cultural exp...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Movies, Nature, Science
Event Details:
Join us for a virtual film screening of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. This documentary focuses on a boy in a village that has been hit with a massive drought. Through the power of resiliency and ingenuity, he is able to harness the power of the win...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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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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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Chakras 101

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
In Sanskrit the word “chakra” translates as wheel of energy. If the chakras are blocked, then energy cannot flow freely, causing emotional and physical ailments. There are seven main chakras in our body. Each of the chakras is directly related to a p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Spice Club: Italian Spice Kits

All Day 2/8 - 2/12
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...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Black History Month Take Home Bags

02/08/2021 @ 4:00pm - 02/12/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate Black History Month with our take home gift bags at the Main Library. Each week will feature a different quiz, reading selections and gifts. WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. Week 1: February 1 - 5, 2021 Historical moments in Black History quiz, non...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
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...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Black Art History: Alma Thomas Homeschool Take-Home Project

9:00am - 5:00pm
West Wyandotte Library
Registration
Library Branch: West Wyandotte Library
Room: Curbside - West Wyandotte Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Cultural, Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Homeschoolers: join us in celebration of Black History Month for a lesson and hands-on project starring painter Alma Woodsey Thomas! Sign up for your kit to pick up at the West Wyandotte Library on February 9, 2021 and receive all the ingredients nec...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

People of the World, Unite!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
As the world faces global challenges, let’s celebrate what unites us as human beings.  Let’s make today’s strangers be tomorrow’s friends.  Please join us as we connect with our friends and families across the world to share cultural exp...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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 ...

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

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
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...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

People of the World, Unite!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural
Event Details:
As the world faces global challenges, let’s celebrate what unites us as human beings.  Let’s make today’s strangers be tomorrow’s friends.  Please join us as we connect with our friends and families across the world to share cultural exp...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Black History Month Take Home Bags

02/16/2021 @ 4:00pm - 02/19/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate Black History Month with our take home gift bags at the Main Library. Each week will feature a different quiz, reading selections and gifts. WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. Week 1: February 1 - 5, 2021 Historical moments in Black History quiz, non...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Language Learning, Recreation, Spanish Language
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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 ...

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 729
Event Details:
Isabel Wilkerson, author of the Oprah Book Club pick and New York Times #1 bestselling book Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents will join us via Zoom.  The event will include a keynote address from Ms. Wilkerson followed by a moderat...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Black History Month Take Home Bags

02/22/2021 @ 4:00pm - 02/26/2021 @ 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Curbside - Main Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Recreation
Event Details:
Celebrate Black History Month with our take home gift bags at the Main Library. Each week will feature a different quiz, reading selections and gifts. WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. Week 1: February 1 - 5, 2021 Historical moments in Black History quiz, non...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.

Let's Talk!

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural
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...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Join us for a day in the life of people with unique careers and hobbies. Learn about how this person got into their profession or activity, what they do on a daily basis & some lessons they learned along the way, followed by a short Q &...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Senior Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Senior Adults
Program Type: Cultural, Educational, Speakers & Special Presentations
Event Details:
TBD ...