Wednesday, May 23, 2018

It's never too early to read to your baby! We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
9:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

It's never too early to read to your baby! We provide stories and activities for children newborn to 18 months of age.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
10:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Bring your little ones for a storytime with music and great books, followed by a fun activity for all to enjoy.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
10:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime
Kansas City Digital Media Lab or KCDML is an initiative of the Kansas City Public Library. It functions out of the Southeast Branch (6242 Swope Parkway), and is open to youth ages 12-18.
KCDML is a hands-on learning environment that uses storytelling, robotics, digital media production, and other maker activities to engage Kansas City youth.
KCDML is now open!

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 2:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Come to one of our mini workshops every Tuesday and Thursday 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. to learn more about the space!

Check the KCDML.org website for more information on activities in the Digital Media Lab.
Monday, May 14, 2018
2:30 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
3:30 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

In class you will learn basic English skills: grammar, listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Contact Estelle at 816-560-0135 with questions.

Friday, February 2, 2018
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Nervous about your Naturalization Interview?

Get FREE help on Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. at Westport.

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Volunteers now available to help you practice:
• Speaking English (eligibility interview based on N-400 form)
• Reading English (correctly read one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• Writing English (correctly write one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• 100 Civics Questions (correctly answer six out of ten randomly chosen USCIS questions)
• And so much more!

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Get fit fast with America s #1 walking system! Leslie Sansone's 2 Mile Brisk Walk-30 Minutes
This is an extension of the Walk On 1 class. Participants will follow Leslie's DVD in a 2 mile walking workout that builds strength, endurance and flexibility, while boosting energy levels and super-charging your upper and lower body. This class is free and open to the public.

Monday, September 26, 2016
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Computer Questions?

Get help on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30 pm at the Southeast Branch.   We're here to help with whatever technology questions you have--from building a resume to building a website!

Drop-in, no appointment necessary. We have computers or bring your own device.

Can't make it to the drop in session? Appointments and more information available.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Computer Questions?

Get help on Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. at Bluford Branch.

We're here to help with whatever technology questions you have--from building a resume to building a website!

Drop-in, no appointment necessary. We have computers or bring your own device.

Can't make it to the drop in session? Appointments and more information available.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Nervous about your Naturalization Interview?

Get FREE help on Wednesdays from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Southeast.

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Volunteers now available to help you practice:
• Speaking English (eligibility interview based on N-400 form)
• Reading English (correctly read one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• Writing English (correctly write one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• 100 Civics Questions (correctly answer six out of ten randomly chosen USCIS questions)
• And so much more!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Stay on the road to better health with Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2, an 8 week strength training program offered by MU Extension. This second level of strength training starts on April 23rd and runs through June 13th, meeting every Monday and Wednesday at 5:30. Call the Library for more information. 816-701-3485.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Computer Questions?

Get help on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 6-8 p.m. at Plaza Branch.

We're here to help with whatever technology questions you have--from building a resume to building a website!

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

We have computers or bring your own device.

Can't make it to the drop in sessions? Appointments and more information available.

 

Friday, December 8, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

English for Citizenship, Multi-purpose Room - Vault Level

This 12-week course will help English language learners:
- Learn more about the English language
- Be more confident speaking, listening, and interacting
- Practice conversational English
- Prepare for the citizenship process

Please register by emailing RISE (rise@kclibrary.org) or clicking the link: https://goo.gl/qNFaog

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In class you will learn basic English skills: grammar, listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Contact Estelle at 816-560-0135 with questions.

Monday, February 5, 2018
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Wednesday Matinee

This month our free Wednesday Matinee series features detectives and private eyes. Join us in the Vault every Wednesday at 1 PM for films starring cinematic sleuths.

Murder on the Orient Express (1974; PG)
One of Agatha Christie's best known books comes to life on the big screen in this tale of murder and mystery on a European train.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Film Rating: 
PG — Parental Guidance Suggested