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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Talks/Lectures
Parenting Support Group: A program of education and support
Learn how to connect and form strong bonds; what to do when you don't always agree; solving problems together. Helping each other heal from past hurts. Presented by Marqueia Watson, BHS. Adv. MSW. To register, call 913-906-8990.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 3/26/19
Tue 4/2/19
Tue 4/9/19
Tue 4/16/19
Tue 4/23/19
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War
Celebrate International Tolkien Reading Day with Dr. Joseph Loconte, author of The New York Times best-selling A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship, and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-191...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Thu 3/28/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Mexican American Baseball in Kansas City
Mexican American baseball flourished in Kansas City at the start of the 20th century as Mexican immigrants moved to the Midwest to find work and economic opportunities. Learn about Kansas City’s “Brown Leagues,” their standout teams and players, and their ...
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Thu 3/28/19 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Topeka Genealogical Society’s 47th Annual Conference
Pitfalls, Brick Walls and Detours: Keeping Your Family Research on Track April 5 - 6, 2019 Join family researchers from all over the region to search out those elusive missing ancestors on your family tree! On Saturday our featured speaker Michael J. H...
Kansas Museum of History
Topeka, KS

Fri 4/5/19 - Sat 4/6/19 at 11:15am till 4:20pm, 8am till 4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Swami Nishpapananda
April 7, 11:00 AM:  The Vedanta Society of Kansas City. Address by Swami Nishpapananda, “Application of Bhakti to Daily Life.” Meditation at 10:30. Free of charge. All are welcome. 8701 Ward Pkwy. info@vedantakc.org 816-444-8045 Note: This is for Sat...
The Vedanta Society of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sun 4/7/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Traveling in France
Take a virtual tour of France from the comfort of the Library. See France’s historical sites, museums, galleries, street life, and restaurants, and maybe plan a trip of your own.
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Wed 4/10/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Swami Paritushtananda
Sunday, April 14, 11:00 AM:  The Vedanta Society of Kansas City. Address by Swami Paritushtananda, “Importance of Holy Company,” Meditation at 10:30. Free of charge. All are welcome. 8701 Ward Pkwy. info@vedantakc.org 816-444-8045 Note: This is for Sa...
The Vedanta Society of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sun 4/14/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beginning Paranormal Research: The Basics
Paranormal investigation has become a popular hobby among enthusiasts who may have experienced something strange or unexplainable first hand. Learn the basics of ghost hunting and paranormal investigation from experienced researcher Becky Ray.
Mid-Continent Public Library - Woodneath Library Center
Kansas City, MO

Wed 4/17/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tea Around the World
Journey across 5,000 years and six continents to discover tales of mystery, intrigue, rebellion, and espionage that surround the world’s second-most popular beverage.
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Thu 4/18/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Swami Chetanananda
Saturday, April 20, 10:30 AM:  The Vedanta Society of Kansas City. Address by Swami Chetanananda, “The Mortal becomes Immortal.” Free of charge. All are welcome. 8701 Ward Pkwy. info@vedantakc.org 816-444-8045 Note: This is for Saturday, April 13 KC S...
The Vedanta Society of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sat 4/20/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Exploring Ancient Ireland
Join Sean Kane for a trip to ancient Ireland. Hear stories from Ireland's ancient history and mythology and view photos of artifacts housed in Ireland's museums.
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Tue 4/23/19 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Front Lines to Headlines: The WWI Overseas Dispatches of a Kansas City Star Reporter
Join local historian and author of "Voices in Bronze and Stone: Kansas City's World War I Monuments and Memorials" James J. Heiman as he discusses his latest book, "Front Lines to Headlines: The World War I Overseas Dispatches of Otto P. Higgins." Dive int...
Midwest Genealogy Center
Independence, MO

Fri 4/26/19 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Swami Paritushtananda
Sunday, April 28, 11:00 AM:  The Vedanta Society of Kansas City. Address by Swami Paritushtananda, “Momentary View,” Meditation at 10:30. Free of charge. All are welcome. 8701 Ward Pkwy. info@vedantakc.org 816-444-8045 Note: This is for Saturday, Apri...
The Vedanta Society of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sun 4/28/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Stephen Wilkes: Day to Night
Can a photograph inspire and create change? For photographer Stephen Wilkes, his five-year photographic study of Ellis Island’s long abandoned medical wards helped secure $6 million toward the restoration of the south side of the island. His work documenti...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Tue 4/30/19 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Cheryl Knott and Tim Laman - Adventures Among Orangutans
Solitary animals living in hard-to-reach places, orangutans are one of the most difficult large land animals to study. Since 1992, husband-and-wife team Cheryl Knott and Tim Laman have been using innovative techniques and new technologies to gain a closer ...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Tue 6/4/19 at 7:30pm
    

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