Featured Programs

Featured Programs at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library's programs and events occur every day in the community! Visit a branch to attend local classes, book clubs, storytimes and more. Check out what other community events are taking place inside and outside our libraries by clicking here.

Duel

Mad for the Movies: 1971 Road Films

We will be watching "Duel" from 1971 starring Dennis Weaver. The film is rated PG and in English. A business commuter is pursued and terrorized by the malevolent driver of a massive tractor-trailer.

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Last Jedi

Movie: Star Wars - The Last Jedi

Join us as we view Star Wars: The Last Jedi (rated PG-13). Here is a description of the movie.Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

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Patronus

Make Your Own Patronus Workshop

The KC Keepers, the Kansas City Harry Potter Alliance chapter, and Turner Community Library are partnering together to offer a make you own patronus workshop. Participants will use special paints and markers to make their own projectible patronus transparency, slide or suncatcher. Participants will also make their own wands. Lunch and chocolate bars will be served. Registration is required for this event. Click here to register online or call Turner Library at 913.295.8250 ext. 4.

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Earth Day

Earth Day Every Day!

Earth Day is April 22! Help us celebrate the 48th year of this annual awareness day of taking care of our planet. We will have Earth Day crafts available all day in the library. Bring your family, friends or Scout troop and help us clean up the lake by picking up trash along the nature trail and shoreline. Bags and gloves will be provided by the library. If you will be bringing a group of 10+, please notify the library by calling 913-295-8250.

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For Colored Girls

Wednesday Night Movies: National Poerty Month - For Colored Girls Only

Join us for Wednesdsy Night Movies as we focus on National Poetry Month. On this Wednesday we will view For Colored Girls Only. Rated R, the movies focuses on the interconnected lives of nine black women, including a wife dealing with an alcoholic husband, a sexually liberated single gal, and a magazine executive.

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For Colored Girls

Anti-Prom!

hat is Anti-Prom? Anti-Prom is KCKPL's no-rules (library rules still apply), ticket free, prom party! Wear a tux or your comfy jeans. Come solo, with a date or a group of your best friends! Enjoy dancing to the latest music, take selfies in the photo booth and leave as prom royalty! Ages 12 to 19 only. Refreshments will be provided. No registration required. Just show up ready to party.

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DotteCon

Dotte-Con 2018

Our 3rd Annual Dotte-Con is here! Our biggest and best event, to date, with Taiko Drummer performances, engaging panels and special guest Ben Lee, a local comic artist! Join us for fun, food, games, cosplay contest, anime screenings, prize baskets and more! Visit < a href="https://www.facebook.com/otakuanimecorps">our Otaki Anime Corps Facebook Page for more news and updates!

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