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Featured This Month Summer Reading Wrap Up Summer Reading will wrap up at the end of July with parties at some of our branches. To learn more, visit kckpl.org/summerreading West, 2 pm, Monday, July 30 Main, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 31 South, 5:30 pm, Wednesday, August 1

Read Advance Book Fair Come pick out advance copies of the latest books - for free! Turner, 6 pm, Monday, July 2 Register: kckpl.org

Wings of Love Be amazed by exotic birds who roller skate, ride a bicycle, play basketball, talk and sing! South, 6 pm, Monday, July 16 Register: kckpl.org

Wyandotte County History Lecture Series: Sauer Castle Jason Simmons, founder of the Sauer Castle Facebook page, will share what he's learned over his years spent researching this historic Kansas City landmark. Main, 6 pm, Monday, July 16

Summer Reading Concert Join us for a concert with Ayel and Khrystal to summer reading! West, 2 pm, Saturday, July 28

Art Exhibits Maria Luisa Bonta Ugolini Collection Curated by Rick Propst Main

The Beauty of Nature’s Creations Matt Wastler Schlagle

Tangancícuaro, Michoacán Jose Antonio Duarte Ruiz South

Monte Robinson West


Announcements Closings All library locations will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, for Independence Day.

Adults and All Ages Arts & Culture The Writers’ Bloc* West, 7 pm, Mondays

4th of July Party! Turner, 5:30 pm, Tuesday, July 3 Register: kckpl.org Write Here at the Library Main, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 3 Register: kckpl.org KCK Community Orchestra Concert West, 1 pm, Saturday, July 7 & 21 Learn to Play the Recorder Turner, 2:30 pm, Monday, July 9 & 23 Register: kckpl.org Rockstar Party South, 6 pm, Thursday, July 12 Mike’s Record Party Main, 3 pm, Saturday, July 14 Spy Party South, 6 pm, Thursday, July 19

Book Clubs Bookfix Book Club* South, 10 am, Thursday, July 5 LIT AF Book Club* West, 6:00 pm, Monday, July 9 Register: kckpl.org

My Friend’s Bookshelf* Share what you’ve been reading South, 2:30 pm, Wednesday, July 11 Inspirational Book Club* Lady Jane Disappears by Joanna Davidson Politano West, 7 pm, Thursday, July 12 Clueless; A Mystery Book Club* Disappearance At Devils Rock by Paul Tremblay Legend’s Panera, 12:15, Monday, July 16 Back to the Fiction Book Club* West, 6 pm, Monday, July 16 Register: kckpl.org Common Grounds Book Club* Anatomy of Innocence: Testimonies of the Wrongfully Convicted by Laura Caldwell. Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, July 18 Register: kckpl.org Infinite Shades of Brown* Pastor Needs a Boo by Michele Andrea Bowen Main, 1:30 pm, Saturday, July 21 Short & Sweet Mini Lit Book Club* The Deal of a Lifetime by Fredrik Backman West, 2 pm, Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org Blended & Beautiful Book Club* One House Over by Mary Monroe West, 6 pm, Monday, July 23 Register: kckpl.org

The Long Overdue Book Club* The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen Main, 6:30 pm, Thursday, July 26 Register: kckpl.org

College & Career Working Mondays* 2 hours uninterrupted computer time for job-related tasks. West, 12:45 pm, Mondays Working Wednesdays* 2 hours uninterrupted computer time for job-related tasks. Main, 1 pm, Wednesdays except 7/4

Computers & Tech One on One Computer Help Library Hours with Appointment at Main, South, Turner, West, & Mobile Library Computer Basics Series* Main, 10 am, Thursdays Part I - July 9 Part II - June 16 Part III - June 23 Register: kckpl.org

IPhone Basics* Main, 2 pm, Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org


Adults and All Ages Microsoft Word* West, 9:30 am, Monday, July 9 West, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 10 Register: kckpl.org Microsoft Excel* West, 9:30 am, Monday, July 16 West, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 17 Register: kckpl.org Microsoft PowerPoint* West, 9:30 am, Monday, July 23 Register: kckpl.org Microsoft Publisher* West, 9:30 am, Thursday, July 26 Register: kckpl.org Advanced Microsoft Word* West, 9:30 am, Thursday, July 12 Register: kckpl.org Advanced Microsoft Excel* West, 9:30 am, Thursday, July 19 Register: kckpl.org

Paint a Rock Schlagle, 10:30 am, Thursday, July 19

Pixie Garden Creations Schlagle, 10: am, Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org Fix Your Clothes Turner, 11 am Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org Saturday Sewing: DIY Tote Bag Main, 2:30 pm, Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org Yarn Crafters Club West, 11 am, Monday, July 23

Games & Videogames Game On @ The Library Gaming on our big screen West, 1 pm, Sunday, July 1, 15, & 29

Language Learning ESL Classes / Inglés Básico South, 6:30 pm, Tuesdays* Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays except 7/4 West, 6:30 pm, Wednesdays except 7/4 Conversational English Main, 6 pm, Mondays Register: kckpl.org Conversational Spanish* Basic skills needed to participate South, 2 pm, Tuesdays

Movies Wednesday Night Movies: All By My Lonesome* Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays July 11 - The Shallows July 18 - Buried July 25 - All is Lost

Board @ The Library West, 1 pm, Sunday, July 8 & 22

Mad for the Movies: Ingmar Bergman West, 6:30 pm, Wednesdays July 11 - Wild Strawberries July 18 - The Seventh Seal July 25 - The Virgin Spring

Video Game Club South, 3:30 pm, Monday, July 9 & 23

Tips for Buying Stuff Online* Main, 10 am, Wednesday, July 11 Register: kckpl.org

Thursday Night Theater West, 6:30 pm, Thursdays

Table Top @ The Library Main, 5:30 pm, Monday, July 9 & 23 Register: kckpl.org

Listen to Free Music Online* Main, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 24 Register: kckpl.org

Family Lego Club West, 10:30 am, Saturday, July 14

July 5 - Early Man July 12 - A Wrinkle in Time July 19 - Tomb Raider July 26 - Pacific Rim: Uprising

What is a Podcast?* Main, 1 pm, Thursday, July 26 Register: kckpl.org

Health & Wellness

Crafts & DIY

Medicare Educational Meeting* West, 11 am, Thursday, July 5 Register: kckpl.org

Basic Photo Editing with GIMP* Main, 6 pm, Tuesday, July 17 Register: kckpl.org Internet for Beginners* Main, 1 pm, Thursday, July 19 Register: kckpl.org

Quilting Classes* South, 6 pm, Mondays

Mindfulness and Meditation* Main, 12 pm, Wednesdays except 7/4

Watermelon Mason Jar Turner, 6 pm, Monday, July 9

Cine Familiar South, 2 pm, Saturday, July 14

Nature & Animals

Garden Time South, 11 am, Fridays Crafting for Seniors* West, 11 am, Monday, July 2 Ages: 55+

Saturday Movies* Main, 1 pm, Saturdays July 7 - A Wrinkle in Time July 14 - Tomb Raider July 21 - Acrimony July 28 - Ready Player One

Keys to Embracing Aging* West, 10 am, Tuesday, July 24 Register: kckpl.org

Click Clack! A Guide to Kansas Noisemakers Schlagle, 10:30 am, Thursday, July 5 Amazing Adaptations of Birds Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 10 Exotics R Us Animal Meet and Greet West, 2 pm, Monday, July 16 Register: kckpl.org


Adults and All Ages Let it Pour! Rain Barrels & Rain Gardens Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 24

Recreation The Art of Atl Atl Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 17

Speakers & Forums Citizenship Classes* South, 6 pm, Mondays & Wednesdays except 7/4 Main, 6 pm, Wednesdays & Thursdays beginning July 18 Register: kckpl.org

American GI Forum South, 2 pm, Saturday, July 21

Three Trails Taiko Turner, 2:30 pm, Wednesday, July 25 Register: kckpl.org

Special Performers

Will Stuck BOOM! Stories & Science Schlagle, 10:30 am, Thursday, July 26 RUMPUS! West, 2 pm, Thursday, July 26

Story Creations: Doggie Dance Turner, 2:30 pm, Wednesday, July 11 Register: kckpl.org West, 6 pm, Wednesday, July 11 Schlagle, 10:30 am, Thursday, July 12 South, 2 pm, Thursday, July 12 Juggler Brian Wendling Turner, 2:30 pm, Wednesday, July 18 Register: kckpl.org Magic Show with Eric Vaughn South, 2 pm, Thursday, July 19

* These programs are adults-only

Children Singing Straws Main, 2 pm, Tuesday, July 3 Make a Prank for National Ice Cream Month Main, 2 pm, Thursday, July 5 Musical Drums West, 2 pm, Monday, July 9

Kids’ Café Mon-Fri, 12 pm, Main & West Join us for snacks provided by KCKPS for children ages 0-18. Snacks must be eaten on site.

Art & Crafts

DIY Xylophone Main, 2 pm, Tuesday, July 10 DIY Kazoos Turner, 2:30 pm, Thursday, July 12 Register: kckpl.org Marble CD Storage Box Turner, 2:30 pm, Friday, July 13 Register: kckpl.org

Bilingual Craft Time: One Man Band South, 5:30 pm, Tuesdays

Popsicle Stick Harmonica Main, 2 pm, Tuesday, July 17

Explorers Club: West, 2 pm, Wednesdays Register: kckpl.org July 11 - Rain Clouds July 18 - Confetti Cannon July 25 - Fairies in a Jar

Get Your Art On: Canvas Drum Painting! Main, 2 pm, Wednesday, July 18 Hand Drums Turner, 2:30 pm, Thursday, July 19 Register: kckpl.org

Record Art Turner, 2:30 pm, Friday, July 20 Register: kckpl.org Bell Shakers Main, 1:30 pm, Saturday, July 21 Register: kckpl.org Spin Drums West, 2 pm, Monday, July 23 Make it Rain (With a Rainstick!) Main, 2 pm, Thursday, July 26

Games & Videogames Board Game Bonanza! Main, 3:30 pm, Monday, July 2, 16, & 30 Gamer’s Adventures Turner, 2:30 pm, Monday, July16, & 30 Register: kckpl.org

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


Children Storytimes Main Musical Stories Join us for stories and musical activities on Monday mornings in June and July. 11 am, Mondays 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 except 7/4 Ages: Newborns through pre-walkers with caregiver Stories in Motion Join us for stories, music and crafts and games every Friday morning! 11 am, Fridays Family Storytime Bring your children of all ages to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun. 10:30 am, Saturdays STEAM Storytime Stories, songs, science and art in a lively storytime. For k-5th grade 1 pm, Saturday, July 7 Spanish Singing Lessons South, 12:30 pm, Saturdays Cool Chemistry Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 3 Salt Vibrations Main, 1 pm, Thursday, July 12

Schlagle Nature Storytime We’ll read a story about a nature related topic and then do an activity. 10:30 am, Wednesdays except 7/4

South Little Learners Storytime Stories focus on the 6 by 6 pre-reading skills. 10:30 am, Tuesdays

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

West

Ages: 18-36 months with a caregiver Music Mayhem Musical fun and excitement with instruments, songs, dancing, and maybe a story or two 2 pm Thursdays Ages: 4-6 years Bust a Move! Musical fun and excitement featuring music, dancing, yoga, songs, and maybe a story or two! 10 am, Saturday, July 7 Spanish Storytime / La Hora de Cuentos en Español This bilingual storytime features stories in both Spanish and English. / Esta hora de cuentos es bilingüe y tiene cuentos en español e inglés 5 pm, Tuesday, July 12 & 26 / martes, el 12 y 26 de julio

Preschool Storytime Older preschoolers will enjoy this longer 6 by 6: Ready to Read program 10 am, Wednesdays except 7/4 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,

Movies Movie Monday Schlagle, 10:30 am, Mondays

Cine Familiar South, 2 pm, Saturday, July 14

Recreation & Wellness

Main Family Movie Night Main, 6 pm, Thursdays South Family Movie Night South, 6 pm, Thursdays

Science Fun with Mr. Jacob South, 2 pm, Thursday, July 26

Friday Movies West, 1 pm, Fridays July 6 - Ferdinand July 13 - Paddington 2 July 20 - Despicable Me 3 July 27 - Wonder

Owl Pellet Dissection Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 31

Kids Movie South, 2 pm, Thursday, July 5

Earn-A-Bike! West, 6:30 pm, Tuesdays Register: kckpl.org

Hip Hop Dance with Wendy Elle Productions Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, July 11 Dancing Diaspora with Danny Diallo Hinds Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, July 25


Teens Art & Crafts Explorers Club: West, 2 pm, Wednesdays Register: kckpl.org July 11 - Rain Clouds July 18 - Confetti Cannon July 25 - Fairies in a Jar

Make a Prank for National Ice Cream Month Main, 2 pm, Thursday, July 5

Musical Drums West, 2 pm, Monday, July 9

Salt Vibrations Main, 1 pm, Thursday, July 12 Practice ACT West, 9 am, Saturday, July 14 Register: kckpl.org Ice Cream in a Bag Turner, 2:30, Tuesday, July 17 Register: kckpl.org Teen Advisory Group Main, 3 pm, Thursday, July 19

Mad Scientists Club West, 10 am, Friday, July 27 Register: kckpl.org Owl Pellet Dissection Schlagle, 10:30 am, Tuesday, July 31

Get Your Art On: Canvas Drum Painting! Main, 2 pm, Wednesday, July 18

Movies

Spin Drums West, 2 pm, Monday, July 23

South Family Movie Night South, 6 pm, Thursdays

Make it Rain (With a Rainstick!) Main, 2 pm, Thursday, July 26

Board Game Bonanza! Main, 3:30 pm, Monday, July 2, 16, & 30

Friday Movies West, 1 pm, Fridays July 6 - Ferdinand July 13 - Paddington 2 July 20 - Despicable Me 3 July 27 - Wonder

Game On! Main, 4 pm, Monday, July 2 & 16

Cine Familiar South, 2 pm, Saturday, July 14

Just Dance! Main, 3 pm, Thursday, July 12

Anime Clubs Visit us online at facebook.com/otakuanimecorps

Gamer’s Adventures Turner, 2:30 pm, Monday, July16, & 30 Register: kckpl.org

Learning & Culture Kids-A-Cookin’ Make kid friendly, nutritious snacks. South, 3 pm, 2nd & 4th Wednesday Main, 3 pm, 3rd Wednesday Teen Volunteer Orientation Main, 5 pm, Monday, July 9 & 23

Dancing Diaspora with Danny Diallo Hinds Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, July 25

Holy Guacamole! Turner, 2:30, Tuesday, July 25 Register: kckpl.org

Tie Dye It Turner, 2:30 pm, Tuesday, July 17 Register: kckpl.org

Games & Videogames

Hip Hop Dance with Wendy Elle Productions Main, 1 pm, Wednesday, July 11

Main Family Movie Night Main, 6 pm, Thursdays

West Anime Corps - West, 6 pm, July 3, 10, 17, 23, & 31 Otaku Anime Corps - Turner, 5 pm, Wednesdays except 7/4

Recreation & Wellness Zumba Main, 3 pm, Thursday, July 26

Kids’ Café Mon-Fri, 12 pm, Main & West Snacks provided by KCKPS for children ages 0-18. Snacks must be eaten on site.


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Monday-Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm Every Third Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday closed

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Julio 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Estaremos cerrados el 4 de julio por ser día feriado.

Main Library Plaza Comunitaria y Computació n Básica ¡Ven y conócenos!, el Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los adultos (INEA) y KCKPL ofrecen servicios de alfabetización, y obtención del certificado de Primaria o Secundaria 6 pm, todos los lunes y martes Inglés Básico Aprenda inglés en la biblioteca. Venga y aprenda pronombres, verbos, vocabulario, gramática, y comprensión oral. 6 pm, todos los miércoles excepto el 4 de julio

Clases de Cuidadanía Gratis Las clases ofrecidas incluyen el trabajo del curso centrado en el idioma inglés, la historia estadounidense y el conocimiento cívico necesarios para aprobar la entrevista y el examen de naturalización. Regístrese en kckpl.org 6 pm, todos los miércoles y jueves a partir del 18 de julio

South Branch Library Clases de Cuidadanía Gratis Las clases ofrecidas incluyen el trabajo del curso centrado en el idioma inglés, la historia estadounidense y el conocimiento cívico necesarios para aprobar la entrevista y el examen de naturalización. Regístrese en 913-295-8250 x3109 6 pm, todos los lunes y miércoles excepto el 4 de julio Hora de Manualidades Bilingüe: Banda de un Miembro Los niños harán divertidas manualidades y aprenderán figuras, colores, y palabras/frases básicas en Español o Inglés. En junio y julio haremos un instrumento musical diferente cada semana. 5:30 pm, todos los martes

Clases de Inglés Gratis! Quiere aprender o mejorar su inglés? Únase a nuestro grupo. Niños son bienvenidos. 6:30 pm, todos los martes Classes De Canto Niños de diferentes edades aprenden a desarrollar y cultivar su voz. Programa guiado por la maestra Sandra Zamora. "La Voz Romantica" de Kansas City 12:30 pm, todos los sábados Cine Familiar 2 pm, sábado, el 14 de julio

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 miércoles

La Hora de Cuentos en Español Esta hora de cuentos es bilingüe y tiene cuentos en español e inglés, canciones y música, con manualidades ocasionales y otras actividades de movimiento y juego. Para las edades 4 a 8. 5 pm, todos los martes

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 sitio web kckpl.org.


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South Branch Library

Turner Community Library

West Wyandotte Library

Mobile Libraries

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3104 Strong Avenue KCK 66106

831 S.55th Street KCK 66106

1737 N. 82nd Street KCK 66112

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lunes-viernes 9:00am - 5:00pm cada tercer 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 8:30am - 8:30pm viernes y sábado 8:30am - 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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July 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library  

The July 2018 calendar of programs

July 2018 @ Kansas City, Kansas Public Library  

The July 2018 calendar of programs

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