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.

Star Wars Party

Star Wars Holiday Special (Party)

6-7 p.m. | Thursday, December 7 | Gymnasium | Turner Library/Turner Recreation Commission

It's almost here! Star Wars Episode VIII will soon be in theaters and we're throwing a party to celebrate! We'll have crafts, games, & refreshments in our Star Wars-themed party. Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. And we'll have a special appearance by the big guy himself, Santa! Sign up is not required, but encouraged if you want a reminder. Click here to register for the event.

Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House

5-7 p.m. | Thursday, December 14 | Conference Room A/B | South Branch Library

Join us at the South Branch for some holiday cheer! Visit with Santa, enjoy some hot cocoa, make a craft or win a beautiful hardcover book during a game of bingo! There will be fun for patrons of all ages. Click here for more information.

Excel Training

Microsoft Excel Training

6-8 p.m. | Tuesday, December 19 | Conference Room C | West Wyandotte Library

Spreadsheets are the perfect way to organize data. Learn about formatting, writing formulas, using AutoSum, and other Excel features. Open to beginning users. Seat are limited. Click here to register.

Tea Party

Holiday Toy Tea Party

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Thursday, December 28 | Main Library

KCKPL's Main Library cordially invites girls and boys ages 5-12 to dress in the best holiday outfit, grab their favorite doll, stuffed animal or toy and join us for an afternoon tea served on REAL china. Guests will be dining on finger sandwiches, tea and delectable sweets. Learn about Etiquette and Manners with a visit and stories from Ms. Manners! Click here to register for the event.


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