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Books to Movie Book- Where’d You Go Bernadette

BernadetteFox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionatedpartner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; todesign mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she isa best friend and, simply, Mom.ThenBernadette disappears. It began…

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Library Karaoke

So you think you can sing? Compete with local singers from around Independence, to see who has the best voice. Local celebrity judges will be critiquing, with live audience judging.

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Make Art, Not War

Kansas is a frontier where strong people withstrong opinions can find their voices. Throughout history, some Kansans haveused art to express their opinions while pursuing the greater good. From JohnSteuart Curry’s depiction of John Brown at the Kansas Statehouse to…

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NASA @ My Library Week

Activities include rocket building, presentations by tech startups, and events for all ages.Daily Activities:Live NASA TV10:00 AM and 3:00 PMWatch live footage from the International Space Station; see solar events and more.Rocket BuildingBuild rockets out of soda bottles and see…

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National Library Week, 60th Anniversary

“Discover your passion and achieve your goals.”- Misty CopelandLibraries transform, over time, libraries have become more than just a place to check out books, they have become community centers. The Independence Public Library’s goal during National Library Week is to…

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Open Mic Night on the Lawn

Bring a blanket, lawn chair, or just pull up some grass for an open mic night. Are you a singer/songwriter, do you write poetry? Bring your works to read, sing, or preform in front of the old library.

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Open Mic Night on the Lawn

Bring a blanket, lawn chair, or pull up some grass for an open mic night. Are you a singer/songwriter, do you write poetry? Bring your works to read, sing, or perform in front of the old library.

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