All Classes and Events

E.g., 06/21/2019
E.g., 06/21/2019

Meeting Room

The whole family will enjoy this flexible storytime. Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them foster a love of reading. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and movement activities foster pre-reading skills. Fun for the whole family.

Continue reading »

This program encourages your children to appreciate and learn through the exploration of reading, math, science and other fun topics. Ages 4-12.

Este programa anima a sus hijos a apreciar y aprender por medio de la exploración de la lectura, matemáticas, ciencias y otros temas divertidos. Edades 4-12 años bienvenidos.

Continue reading »

Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.

Blast off on an extraterrestrial interactive musical adventure through the Milky Way with Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” Cosgrove. You can learn about the planets in our solar system and become a member of the Alien All-Star Band. Cosgrove has been rockin’ families for nearly two decades. Affectionately nicknamed “Mr. Stinky Feet” by his young fans, he’s a cool favorite on the concert circuit. His high-energy shows delight audiences everywhere.

Jim "Mr. Stinky Feet" Cosgrove ...

Continue reading »

Massage and yoga are practical ways of communicating love and affection to babies, and fostering healthy development in their brains and bodies. In this program a certified yoga instructor from Home Family Holistic Center will lead you through a series of interactive gentle poses, stretches, controlled breathing exercises and baby massage. Dress yourself and your baby in comfortable clothing and bring a receiving blanket. Best for ages birth to 24 months.

Continue reading »

Catholic Charities operates the Kids Summer Food Program in partnership with the USDA and Kansas Department of Education. Children up to age 18 can receive a free nutritious sack breakfast at Antioch Library or a free nutritious sack lunch at Central Resource Library.

Continue reading »

Register online for this program or call 913.826.4600.

Best for ages 9-13. Topic: Alien Friends.

Young Rembrandts is a national after-school provider and education partner that teaches school-aged children drawing – the fundamental skill of all visual arts – using a sequential, ordered process. Students can show dramatic improvements in drawing, expand their art vocabularies and improve their attention to detail and sequencing skills. Kids in this workshop can explore the universe with their creative skills. Supplies provided. Presented by...

Continue reading »

The MakerSpace Passport Program is a great way to learn about Maker ideas, tools and skills. Each week a new project is presented by our Library Makers and Youth Services team. Participants can complete a series of different weekly projects using a variety of materials and methods. This is an open, walk-in program: you come in, make something with us, and take home something awesome. Pick up a Summer MakerSpace Passport your first time, and get it stamped after your workshops. Kids who complete one of each week’s activities will be entered in a Grand Prize drawing. Best for ages 6-12 who...

Continue reading »

Drop by the Library and get help from a Homework Coach. Get more details or see the full schedule »

Continue reading »

A child’s reading improves with practice. This relaxed, friendly session allows your kids to practice their reading-out-loud skills with a certified and well-behaved therapy dog as an audience.

Presented in partnership with Pets for Life and Wayside Waifs.

Continue reading »

Pages