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Pink Party Speaker Series

Learn from experts in the field of breast cancer about the latest research in care, treatment, and prevention.

The Story Center Speaker Series

Join New York Times bestselling Candace Bushnell, author of Sex and the City, on September 25 for a discussion of her new hardcover novel, Is There Still Sex in the City?.

Over the Santa Fe Trail to Mexico

Join author Joy Poole as she recounts the journey of Dr. Rowland Willard along the Santa Fe Trail through Missouri and on to Taos and Chihuahua, Mexico.

Destroyed Records: Fire, Water and Thieves

When records are missing or destroyed, genealogists have to get creative and find other record collections that can answer their questions. Learn where to look for other under-utilized resources.

Veterans Salute

Join us on September 28 for the Library's annual tribute to the service and sacrifice of our community's veterans. 

The Crown Crafted Music Series

Join Mid-Continent Public Library and One Kansas City Radio, 100.1 FM, for a free live concert featuring Maria the Mexican on September 21.

Featured Events

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Draw Like Audubon

Sun, Sep 15 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration Required
Join Young Rembrandts as they introduce children to the art of American naturalist and painter John James Audubon and help them draw their own version of an Audubon art print. All materials provided.

Instant Guitar Playing

Wed, Sep 18 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Learn the nine basic chords to start playing the guitar right away, as well as how to tune your instrument. The Library may have a limited number of instruments available to use in class.

ESL Conversational English Class (BR)

Thu, Sep 19 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for an interactive, friendly, and engaging two-hour class offered by the Language and Culture Training Center focused on speaking English in a conversational manner.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Mon, Sep 23 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Library is sponsoring a blood drive for the American Red Cross.

Ask the Experts: Food Truck Panel

Wed, Sep 25 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Square One Event
Registration Required
Do you have a food truck ownership dream? This is your chance to ask food truck industry experts your questions about how to make that dream a reality.

Science City: Artbots

Thu, Sep 26 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Required
Design, create, and implement a take-home robot that can draw patterns. Learn to alter the robot's design to change the pattern.

Veterans Salute

Sat, Sep 28 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Join us at the Midwest Genealogy Center for the Library’s annual tribute to the service and sacrifice of our community’s veterans.

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