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Jan 29 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm Gallery, 2nd Floor @IPL
Ancient. Massive. Wild. The bison is a North American species whose story stretches from Plains Indian hunters to entrepreneurial industrialists to dedicated conservationists to today’s producers and enthusiasts. Lakota elder Birgil Kills Straight explains it this way: “The four leggeds…
Feb 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am 3rd floor Children's Side
Preschoolers will enjoy this 45-minute storytime with stories, music, and felt-board stories, followed by a themed craft.
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
This webinar watch party is sponsored by Gale, a Cengage Company, and led by EveryLibrary and InBIA.
Feb 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The paint is out in the library. Add your own hand-print to our bulletin board collage and make your own picture to take home. Welcome to join anytime in between and while supplies last.
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
Join the Independence Public Library each month for an evening just for ladies. It’s Sex in the City, meets Crafts in the Stacks. Enjoy good company, great food, and fabulous crafts. This class will teach you how to create marketable…
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am 3rd Floor Children's Side
Learn a new letter each week with stories, activities, and letter craft.  Suggested for children ages 2 – 3 years old.
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
This webinar watch party is sponsored by Gale, a Cengage Company, and led by 1863 Ventures.
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Tri-monthly arts and crafts for teens. Each week will feature a new craft using found materials, recyclable components and other cool objects. Some projects will be messy, all projects will be fun! Meets selected Wednesdays
Feb 20 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm Library Board Room
The board meeting is open to the public.  Come join us!
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Independence Public Library, 2nd Floor
Each month there will be free coffee, doughnuts, or a healthy snack for seniors, along with activities, games, a movie, speakers, a discount in the bookstore, and a chance to gather and chat with friends. Stop by every month on…
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A new 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.
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
This webinar watch party is sponsored by Gale, a Cengage Company, and led by RCAP and National League of Cities.
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Independence Public Library
 
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
By Louis Sachar Led by Betsy Fisher Movie beginning at noon for Seniors on the 2nd floor and at 5:00 PM in the Children’s Department. Discover stories that cross generations in this exciting book discussion series. Every third Thursday join…
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
This webinar watch party is sponsored by Gale, a Cengage Company, and led by TBA.
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Independence Public Library, 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Facilitators for the class will be Nancy Kishpaugh and Cindy Hutchison. All classes will be held at the Independence Public Library in the 2nd floor meeting room. The workshop begins Friday, January 25 and meets every Friday for 6 weeks,…
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm 3rd floor Children's Side
Homeschool students challenge yourself to complete the STEM activity! For Kindergarten to 5th grade.
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Twice monthly program focusing on different science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) topics. A long list of fun games and projects for grades 6-12.
Feb 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am 3rd floor Children's Side
Preschoolers will enjoy this 45-minute storytime with stories, music, and felt-board stories, followed by a themed craft.
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 3rd floor, children's side
Build your own board with egg cartons and playing pieces to play the African counting game Mancala.  Welcome to join anytime in between and while supplies last.
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness month. Join Ali Smith as she teaches us what makes a healthy relationship in her presentation Love is Respect: Healthy Relationships.
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
Living Room Conversations are a conversational bridge across issues that divide and separate us. They provide an easy structure for engaging in friendly yet meaningful conversation with those with whom we may not agree. These conversations increase understanding, reveal common…
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am 3rd Floor Children's Side
Learn a new letter each week with stories, activities, and letter craft.  Suggested for children ages 2 – 3 years old.
Feb 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Monthly group that meets at the library to share their favorite characters, showcase new drawings and characters, all while watching a featured anime series.
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
A new 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.
Feb 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd Floor Teen Space, Independence Public LIbrary
Each month, enjoy a new-release teen-related movie with a side of popcorn.
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm 2nd Floor Meeting Room @IPL
The head of a gang of toughs is conditioned to become physically ill at sex and violence during a prison sentence. When he is released, he’s beaten by all of his old adversaries.
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Independence Public Library, 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Facilitators for the class will be Nancy Kishpaugh and Cindy Hutchison. All classes will be held at the Independence Public Library in the 2nd floor meeting room. The workshop begins Friday, January 25 and meets every Friday for 6 weeks,…
Mar 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 3rd floor, children's side
We’re celebrating Read Across America with a story, The Lorax Finger Puppet craft, Stack-the-Cat’s Hat game, Truffula Tree Pencils, Dr. Seuss Eye-Glasses, and Barbaloot snacks. Fun for whole family!  Welcome to join anytime in between and while supplies last.
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm 1st Floor @ IPL
Join the Independence Public Library for an interactive movie experience, with the childhood classic, Willy Wonka. Take an unforgettable, uniquely magical, musical journey through the deliciously delightful, whimsically wonderful world of Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory. When eccentric candy…
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