Tuesday, May 29, 2018

The best story time in Westport continues! Join us for songs, dancing, silliness, crafts, and of course--books! Great for little readers ages 2 and up.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime
Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for stories, songs, and plenty of time for play. We talk, sing, read, write and play every day, but Tuesdays are special. Parking is Free!

 
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:00 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
Join us for another session of gentle yoga!

These free classes are designed for all ages, abilities, and skill levels. Bring a yoga mat and water to drink. Please arrive at least five minutes early to each class.
Classes led by Sally King, Registered Yoga Teacher 200 Hours.

RSVP to reserve your spot for the first class! Spaces are limited.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
4:30 pm
Audience: 
Adults

This high intensity interval training (HIIT) will get you sweating and moving. Get the maximum benefits of exercise with this 45-minute workout.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

Punch and kick your way to good health. Fitness champion Nicki Jones will lead you through 10 to 12 rounds of punches, kicks and cardio exercise with this 45-minute workout.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
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

Don't worry about the weather. Come walk a mile in the comfort of air conditioning. Participants will follow Leslie Sansone DVDs to start their weight loss journey with a gentle paced 1 mile beginner walk program. Participants will increase their heart rate with low impact moves.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Nervous about your Naturalization Interview?

Get FREE help on Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Central, café.

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!

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
5:30 pm to 7:30 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
Do you have a criminal record?
Do you have a skill or hobby that you want to turn into a money-making venture?
Learn what it really takes to start a business and how the entrepreneurial mindset can help you reenter your community from incarceration.

This program is hosted by Mr. Kyle J. Smith of KCSourceLink and 1 Million Cups.

We will meet on the 3rd floor in the H&R Block Business and Career Center.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Cinema Tuesday

The most fun way to learn about animation is by watching cartoons! Educate yourself on a popular art form while enjoying a few of the best modern examples. 

Coraline (2009)
While exploring her new home, a girl named Coraline discovers a secret door, behind which lies an alternate world that closely mirrors her own but, in many ways, is better. Or so she thinks...

Join us in the Durwood Film Vault!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Film Rating: 
PG — Parental Guidance Suggested