Friday, October 31, 2014

Join KCKPL for a Free Concert by the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- As part of the second annual Bop in the Dotte, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library is hosting a free concert by the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra on Thursday, November 20. 

The concert will take place at 7 pm in the KCKCC Performing Arts Center. Prior to the concert, there will be a reception with punch and cookies in the lobby of the Performing Arts Center.

No tickets necessary; seating is first come, first served. The library invites all jazz lovers to attend this exciting event! For more information about the concert, visit or call 913-627-0306.
The library will also be hosting a toiletries drive for homeless students in KCK during the concert. 

To help, simply bring in a new-full-sized toiletry item to leave in one of the donation boxes.  For a list of preferred items, contact one of the library branches.

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library was formed in 1895.  In 1899, it came under the authority of the Kansas City, Kansas Public School District Board of Education and remains there today.  

It serves a population of 159,129.  The mission of Kansas City, Kansas Public Library is to connect members of a dynamic community with information, tools, resources, and welcoming spaces to enrich lives in Wyandotte County. 

The library can be found online at