Events

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

Get the Beat: Drumming with Derek

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 | 10-11 a.m. | Marvin Auditorium Kids

It's a percussion party! Explore rhythm and make music with drums from around the world. 5-12 years

Inchies Fabric Collage

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Crestview Community Center – 4801 SW Shunga Dr. Art

Make small square fabric collages and put them together to create a larger piece. It's a great way to use up extra bits of fabric and felt. Materials provided. Register at tscpl.org/register. Adults

Taming Your Mouse

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Learn the proper way to hold and move the mouse. Learn about check boxes, radio buttons and scroll bars. If you can't make one of these sessions, attend a Gadget Help session to get started. Register at tscpl.org/register.

Baby Bookworms

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 5:30-6 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through interactive songs, stories, bounces and more! birth-18 months

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

Readapalooza

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 10-11 a.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Kids

Listen as Kansas City jazz trombonist Brian Scarborough plays along with the story of Trombone Shorty. Brian is a top call trombonist, improviser, composer, and educator in the Greater Kansas City area. He can be seen performing around Kansas City with his own ensembles, and is a member of the People’s Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City, the Boulevard Big Band, and the Brandon Draper Group.

Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest. Learn more about the trombone from Brian and join in a New Orleans-style parade. 5-12 years

Stories & Crafts:

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 10-11 a.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101AB Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and activities that encourage a love of reading and help develop early literacy skills. 3-5 years

Computerized Genealogy

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Get started in genealogy and learn how to use your library's print and online resources. Receive a pedigree chart and other helpful forms for keeping records as you research your family tree. Bring your laptop or tablet to create a free FamilySearch account. Register at tscpl.org/register. 

Internet Introduction

Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Learn basic internet functions and visit a variety of sites for information and entertainment. Register at tscpl.org/register.