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Jul 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Light painting is a fun technology-based art project that can be used to create unique images with only a few items… and we will learn a little about the science behind photography while we’re at it.
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Enjoy Treasure Planet on our big projection screen with your family and some popcorn.
Jul 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am 3rd Floor, Children's Side
Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a lifelong love of reading. Stories, songs, movement activities, and themed craft will foster early literacy skills.
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Independence Public Library
Do you  knit or crochet or do other handwork? It’s lots more fun when you’re doing it with friends. Learn a new stitch, watch a video or get help with a problem or just visit a while. We make purple…
Jul 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor, Children's Side
Play with space-themed dominoes against a buddy.
Jul 24 all-day
Library items may be delivered to patrons who reside in nursing homes or assisted living facilities, or  to those who are confined to their  homes because of a medical condition that prevents them from coming to the library. Librarians can…
Jul 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Anyone can paint with their hands, but have you ever wondered what you can do with your feet? Today is your day to find out.
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 1st Floor @ IPL
The Office of the Attorney General’s annual Open Government training tour event is open to the public with a panel of speakers from the media and local/state Government.
Jul 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room
A book and activity club for  people with disabilities and their friends or caregivers. Members meet each Thursday afternoon for good books, good conversation, and good fun.
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Defend your side of the galaxy from marshmallow meteor shower attacks.
Jul 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Families will enjoy this activity-filled session with music, creative movement, and fun all with a big colorful parachute!
Jul 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 30 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am 3rd Floor, Children's Side
Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a lifelong love of reading. Stories, songs, movement activities, and themed craft will foster early literacy skills.
Jul 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Jul 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Independence Public Library
Do you  knit or crochet or do other handwork? It’s lots more fun when you’re doing it with friends. Learn a new stitch, watch a video or get help with a problem or just visit a while. We make purple…
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
Join the Independence Public Library and the Diversity Task Force for courageous conversations that will help to understand our commonalities, build relationships, and appreciate our diverse communities.
Jul 31 all-day
Library items may be delivered to patrons who reside in nursing homes or assisted living facilities, or  to those who are confined to their  homes because of a medical condition that prevents them from coming to the library. Librarians can…
Jul 31 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 2nd floor Meeting Room
Enjoy a FREE lunch in the library thanks to USD 446 Food Service. Free for ages 1 – 18; adults may purchase a meal. Located in the 2nd floor Meeting Room.  There will be no Sack Lunch Thursday, July 4th.
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room
A book and activity club for  people with disabilities and their friends or caregivers. Members meet each Thursday afternoon for good books, good conversation, and good fun.
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm Independence Public Library
Celebrate summer with this night of music, crafts, games, pizza, and a movie. Be sure to bring your signed permission slip to the library before August 2. Space is limited.
Aug 3 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am Downtown Independence
Stop by our stall at the Farmer’s Market on the 1st Saturday of the month to support your local library with our name-your-price book sale.
Aug 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am 3rd Floor, Children's Side
Hearing stories is a great way to spend time with your kids and help them develop a lifelong love of reading. Stories, songs, movement activities, and themed craft will foster early literacy skills.
Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Independence Public Library
Do you  knit or crochet or do other handwork? It’s lots more fun when you’re doing it with friends. Learn a new stitch, watch a video or get help with a problem or just visit a while. We make purple…
Aug 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor, Children's Side
Paint your own seashell creatures to put in your own castle.
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
Lit Lounge: “The Story of Arthur Truluv” by Elizabeth Berg Led by Nancy Kishpaugh An emotionally powerful novel about three people who each lose the one they love most, only to find second chances where they least expect them.
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