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Featured This Month The 17th Annual Eagle Days 9 am - 4 pm, Saturday, January 20 & 12 pm - 4 pm, Sunday, January 21 Schlagle and J.P Davis Hall Operation Wildlife will give numerous presentations on the live birds of prey on exhibit through out the day at both locations. Birds on exhibit may include a Bald Eagle, owls, hawks, falcons and even a crow and a turkey vulture. At the library, we will also have a children's craft area, binocular check out, and a spotting scope station to view the migrating birds that visit WyCo Lake in winter.

Homeschool Friday: 3D Art Create your own masterpieces & use the special 3D glasses we provide you to watch it pop to life! Turner, 11 am, Friday, January 5 Register: kckpl.org

Coco Party Celebrate the release of the movie Coco with crafts and food. South, 6 pm, Thursday, January 18

Aaron Douglas and African-American Art with The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Learn about Kansas born Harlem Renaissance artist Aaron Douglas, as well as other AfricanAmerican artists. A craft will follow. West, 6 pm, Thursday, January 25

Kansas Puppets & Movie Celebrate Kansas history month with The Muppets Wizard of Oz, refreshments, and a craft creating our own puppets with Kansasthemed decorations! Main, 1 pm, Saturday, January 27

Art Exhibits Aaron Douglas and Art of the Harlem Renaissance Main

Nature Photographs by Debbie & Fred Beck Schlagle

Historical American Boxer: Muhammad Ali by Wayne Horne South


Announcements Holiday Closings All library locations will be closed on Monday, January 1 for New Years Day and Monday, January 15, for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

West Wyandotte Library is getting a new look! We’ll be remodeling the first floor of West Wyandotte Library starting in January. The building will be closed January 2-7 for the remodel. Visit kckpl.org for updates.

Adults and All Ages Arts & Culture The Writers’ Bloc Writer’s Group West, 7 pm, Mondays except 1/11 & 1/5

Book Clubs Next Chapter Book Club Al Franken, Giant of the Senate by Al Franken Main, 5:30 pm, Monday, January 8 Ages: 50+ LIT AF (Literature and Films) Book Club Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon West, 6:00 pm, Monday, January 8

Infinite Shades of Brown African American Book Club Main, 1:30 pm, Saturday, January 13

The Long Overdue Book Club Main, 6:30 pm, Thursday, January 25

Common Grounds Book Club Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud by Anne Helen Petersen Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, January 17

College & Career

Clueless: A Mystery Book Club Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough Legends’ Panera, 12:30 pm, Monday, January 22 B&B Book Club (The Blended and the Beautiful Book Club) No One is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts West, 6 pm, Monday, January 22

Working Mondays 2 hours uninterrupted computer time for job-related tasks. West, 1 pm, Mondays except 1/1 & 1/15 Working Wednesday 2 hours uninterrupted computer time for job-related tasks. Main, 1 pm, Wednesdays

Computers & Tech One on One Computer Help Library Hours with Appointment at Main, South, Turner, West, & Mobile Library


Adults and All Ages Get Comfortable with Computers Main, 10 am, Tuesday, January 16 Register: kckpl.org

Funny Face Flip Book Turner, 6 pm, Thursday, January 11 Register: kckpl.org

Computers 101 West, 9:30 am, Thursday, January 18 Register: kckpl.org

Saturday Sewing: Kitchen Towel Apron Main, 2:30 pm, Saturday, January 20 Register: kckpl.org

Microsoft Word West, 9:30 am, Monday, January 8 West, 6 pm, Tuesday, January 9 Register: kckpl.org Advanced Microsoft Word West, 9:30 am, Wednesday, January 11 Register: kckpl.org Microsoft Excel West, 9:30 am, Monday, January 22 Register: kckpl.org

Yarn Crafters Club West, 11 am, Monday, January 22

Bullet Journal Pages Main, 6 pm, Thursday January 25 Register: kckpl.org

Email 101 Main, 10 am, Tuesday, January 23 Register: kckpl.org

Fishin’ Polar Bears Turner, 6 pm, Thursday January 25 Register: kckpl.org

Facebook Basics Main, 6 pm, Thursday, January 25 Register: kckpl.org

Games & Videogames

Crafts & DIY Quilting Classes South, 6 pm, Mondays except 1/15 Craft Night West, 5:30 pm, Thursday, January 11 Register: kckpl.org

ESL Classes / Inglés Básico West, 6:30pm, Mondays except 1/1 & 1/15 South, 6:30 pm, Tuesdays Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays Conversational Spanish Basic skills needed to participate South, 2 pm, Tuesdays

Movies

Internet for Beginners Main, 6 pm, Thursday, January 18 Register: kckpl.org

Intro to Kanopy Streaming Main, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 31 Register: kckpl.org

Language Learning

Family Lego Club West, 10:30 am, Saturday, January 13 Game On @ The Library Gaming on our big screen West, 1 pm, Sunday, January 14 & 28 Board @ The Library West, 1 pm, Sunday, January 21

Health & Wellness Living Healthy to 100 West, 2 pm, Thursday, January 18 Register: kckpl.org

Wednesday Nite Movies: Classic Heists Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays Jan. 10 - The Killing Jan. 17 - Oceans 11 Jan. 24 - The Italian Job Jan. 31 - Bottle Rocket Mad for the Movies: Charlie Chaplin West, 6:30 pm, Wednesdays Jan. 10 - City Lights Jan. 24 - Modern Times Jan. 31 - Monsieur Verdoux Main Family Movie Night Main, 6 pm, Thursdays Jan. 4 - Snow White Jan. 11 - Despicable Me 3 Jan. 18 - Finding Nemo Jan. 25 - Finding Dory Thursday Night Theater West, 6:30 pm, Thursday, January 11 Saturday Movies Main, 1 pm, Saturdays Jan. 6 - Dunkirk Jan. 13 - Lego Ninjago Movie Jan. 20 - The Mountain Between Us Jan. 27 - Despicable Me 3 It (2017) South, 6 pm, Thursday, January 11


Adults and All Ages Cine Familiar South, 2 pm, Thursday, January 18 My Little Pony South, 6 pm, Thursday, January 25

Nature & Animals

Speakers & Forums Next Chapter Kansas City Forum West, 5 pm, Tuesday, January 23 Register: kckpl.org Financial Planning Series Main, 6 pm, Monday, January 29 Register: kckpl.org

For more information on programs, ages, and registration, visit our website at kckpl.org.

Project FeederWatch Schlagle, 9 am, Friday, January 5, 12, & 26

Children Art & Crafts

Kids Create South, 2 pm, Saturday, January 6 Kids’ Café Mon-Fri, 4 pm, Main & West Join us for snacks provided by KCKPS for children ages 0-18. Snacks must be eaten on site.

Paper Airplane Decoration and Contest Main, 2:30 pm, Wednesday, January 10 Polar Bear Masks West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 10

Explorers’ Club: Tie Dye West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 17 Let It Snow Door Sign Main, 1:30 pm, Saturday, January 20 Register: kckpl.org Winter Tree Finger Painting West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 24 Paint the Masters West, 2 pm, Saturday, January 27 Get Your Art On!! Main, 3 pm, Wednesday, January 31 Ages: 6-14


Children Storytimes Main 6 by 6 Storytime Stories and songs with a focus on the 6 skills preschoolers need to be ready for school. 6 pm, Tuesdays Baby Storytime Focus on interaction between baby and adult with songs, books, and bonding activities. 11 am, Wednesdays Ages: Newborns through pre-walkers with caregiver

Bilingual Storytime Help your child cultivate a love of reading in two languages! Join us for an hour of stories and songs in both English and Spanish. 2 pm, Saturday, January 13

Schlagle Nature Storytime: Birds We’ll read a story about a nature related topic and then do an activity. 10 am, Monday, January 8

South

STEAM Storytime Stories, songs, science and art - all wrapped up in a lively storytime. 1 pm, Saturday, January 6 Ages: K-5th grade

Little Learners Storytime Stories focus on the 6 by 6 prereading skills. 10:30 am, Tuesdays

Family Storytime Bring your children of all ages to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun. 10:30 am, Saturdays

Friday 6 by 6 Storytime Stories, dance, and games to get kids excited about learning 6 pre-reading skills! 10:30 am, Fridays

Turner

West Preschool Storytime Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer 6 by 6: Ready to Read program 10 am, Wednesdays Ages: 3-5 with a caregiver Toddler Storytime A 6 by 6 program with stories, songs, fingerplays, movement activities, and free play. 10 am, Thursdays, Ages: 18-36 months with a caregiver Bust a Move! Musical fun and excitement featuring dancing, yoga, songs, and maybe a story or two! 10 am, Saturday, January 6

Ages: 3-6 years Music Mayhem Musical fun and excitement with instruments, songs, dancing, and maybe a story or two 10 am, Saturday, January 20

Ages: 4-6 years

Movies

Games & Videogames Lego Night! Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays Family Lego Club West, 10:30 am, Saturday, January 13

Learning & Culture Winter Science Camp for Homeschool Students Schlagle, 10 am, January 8-12 Register: kckpl.org Ages: 7-12

Kids-A-Cookin’ Learn to make kid friendly delicious and nutritious snacks. Main, 3 pm, 1st & 3rd Wednesday South, 3 pm, 2nd & 4th Wednesday

Main Family Movie Night Main, 6 pm, Thursdays Jan. 4 - Snow White Jan. 11 - Despicable Me 3 Jan. 18 - Finding Nemo Jan. 25 - Finding Dory

Homeschool Adventures: Citizen Science FeederWatch Schlagle, 10 am & 1 pm, Wednesday, January 3 Ages: 6-8, 9-12 Register: kckpl.org

My Little Pony South, 6 pm, Thursday, January 25


Teens Art & Crafts

Learning & Culture

Whatever Wednesdays West, 1 pm, Wednesdays except 1/3 & 1/10

Kids-A-Cookin’ Make kid friendly, nutritious snacks. Main, 3 pm, 1st & 3rd Wednesday South, 3 pm, 2nd & 4th Wednesday

Teen Time South, 2 pm, Wednesdays except 1/24 Polar Bear Masks West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 10

Teen Volunteer Orientation Must complete application prior to attending Main, 6 pm, Monday, January 8 Register: 913-295-8250 x1111

Anime Clubs Visit us online at facebook.com/otakuanimecorps West Anime Corps - West, 6 pm, January 9, 16, 22, & 30 Otaku Anime Corps - Turner, 5 pm, Wednesdays Anime Club - Main, 4 pm, Tuesday, January 9

Explorers’ Club: Tie Dye West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 17 Maker Monday Main, 4 pm, Monday, January 22

Meal in a Mug Turner, 6 pm, Tuesday, January 23 Register: kckpl.org

Winter Tree Finger Painting West, 6 pm, Wednesday, January 24 Paint the Masters West, 2 pm, Saturday, January 27

GirlEmpower! Empowering Young Girls West 3 pm, Tuesday, January 9 & 23 Register: kckpl.org Teen Advisory Group Main, 4 pm, Thursday, January 11 & 25 Code Central Learn to code Main, 6 pm, Monday, January 29

Movies

Lego Night! Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays

Main Family Movie Night Main, 6 pm, Thursdays Jan. 4 - Snow White Jan. 11 - Despicable Me 3 Jan. 18 - Finding Nemo Jan. 25 - Finding Dory

Family Lego Club West, 10:30 am, Saturday, January 13

My Little Pony South, 6 pm, Thursday, January 25

Games & Videogames

Afternoon Anime & Magic Watch Anime and play Magic: The Gathering Turner, 2:30 pm, Tuesday, January 23 Game On! Main, 4 pm, Tuesday, January 23

Kids’ Café Mon-Fri, 4 pm, Main & West Join us for snacks provided by KCKPS for children ages 0-18. Snacks must be eaten on site.


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Monday-Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday closed

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Monday-Thursday 10:00am - 8:00pm Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm Saturday 10:00am - 2:00pm Sunday closed

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Enero 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Estaremos cerrados el 1 de enero por el día de Año Nuevo y el 15 de enero por día de Martin Luther King, Jr. West Wyandotte permanecerá cerrada del 2 al 7 de enero por renovaciones

Main Library Plaza Comunitaria y Computació n Básica ¿Conoces a alguien interesado en obtener su certificado de Primaria, Secundaria o que simplemente quiera aprender a leer, escribir y hacer cuentas? ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adultos (INEA) y la Biblioteca Pública de Kansas City, Kansas (KCKPL) ofrecen servicios de alfabetización, y obtención del certificado de Primaria o Secundaria 6 pm, todos los lunes y martes excepto el 1 y 15 de enero

Inglés Básico Aprenda inglés en la biblioteca. Venga y aprenda pronombres, verbos, vocabulario, gramática, y comprensión oral 6 pm, todos los miércoles Cuento Bilingüe ¡Ayude cultivar un amor para los libros en su hijo en dos idiomas! Únete a nosotros para una hora de cuentos y canciones en ambos inglés y español. 2 pm, sábado, el 13 de enero

South Branch Library Clases de Inglés Gratis! Quiere aprender o mejorar su inglés? Únase a nuestro grupo que se reúne todos los martes. Niños son bienvenidos. 6:30 pm, todos los martes

Cine Familiar 2 pm, sábado, el 13 de enero

West Wyandotte Library Clases de Ingles Empieza a hablar con confianza y a mejorar tu conversación. Basado en el método natural de aprendizaje: primero, escuchas y comprendes, luego hablas y escribes. 6:30 pm, todos los lunes exceptio 1 y 15 de enero

Todos los programas son gratuitos y abiertos al público en general a menos que esté indicado de otra manera. Para obtener mayor información, visite el


913-295-8250 Visita una de nuestras bibliotecas de KCKPL Main Library

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South Branch Library

Turner Community Library

West Wyandotte Library

Mobile Libraries

625 Minnesota Ave. KCK 66101

4051 West Drive WyCo Lake KCK 66109

3104 Strong Avenue KCK 66106

831 S.55th Street KCK 66106

1737 N. 82nd Street KCK 66112

Ruta Azul 913-530-5951

lunes-jueves 8:30am - 8:30pm viernes y sábado 8:30am - 5:00pm domingo 1:00pm - 5:00pm

lunes-sábado 9:00am - 5:00pm domingo cerrado

lunes-jueves 9:00am - 9:00pm viernes y sábado 9:00am - 5:00pm domingo 1:00pm - 5:00pm

lunes-jueves 10:00am - 8:00pm viernes 10:00am - 5:00pm sábado 10:00am - 2:00pm domingo cerrado

lunes-jueves 9:00am - 9:00pm viernes y sábado 9:00am - 5:00pm domingo 1:00pm - 5:00pm

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January 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library  
January 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library  

January 2018 calendar of events for Kansas City, Kansas Public Library

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