THE KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY

EVENTS THIS WEEK

Monday, January 7 - Sunday, January 13, 2013
FILMS


Sunday, January 13 - 1:30 p.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.

Movies That Matter - My Darling Clementine (1946)
Think you're film literate? Not until you've experienced the masterpieces of world cinema presented as part of this series.



Goin' to Kansas City

These films set in Kansas City complement "Greetings From Kansas City," the Library's upcoming exhibit of vintage local postcards.

 

Monday, January 7 - 6:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990)

Rated PG-13 (126 min.)

 



50 Years Ago at the Movies

What films were Kansas Citians watching back in 1963? A new film series gives contemporary moviegoers a chance to relive the romance, drama, and thrills of 50 years past.

 

Saturday, January 12 - 1:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Hud (1963)

Not Rated (112 min.)

 

EXHIBITS


January 7 - 28, 2013
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

The Many Faces of George Washington

Reproductions of paintings, photos, and iconic objects from Mount Vernon offer a multi-dimensional look at our first president.




On display through June 30, 2013
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

Kansas City's Finest

The long and colorful history of the Kansas City Police Department is examined in this exhibit featuring images from the Library's Missouri Valley Special Collections.


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NEXT WEEK
January 14 - January 20, 2013

 

Monday, Jan. 14 6:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Film: Kansas City Confidential (1952)
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Wednesday, Jan. 16 6:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Noir: From Page to Screen - Mitch Brian
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Wednesday, Jan. 16 6:30 p.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Bobby's Books for Boys
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Thursday, Jan. 17 6:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
What Is Kansas City's Long-Range Financial Plan?
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Friday, Jan. 18 6:30 p.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Friday Night Family Fun - StoneLion Puppets Present "Snow"
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Saturday, Jan. 19 1:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Film: Tom Jones (1963)
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Sunday, Jan. 20 1:30 p.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Coterie Theatre - Dramatic Story Time
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Sunday, Jan. 20 2 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Leon Mercer Jordan - Robert Farnsworth
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Sunday, Jan. 20 3 p.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Searching the Psyche through Cinema: Analyzing Altman -
M*A*S*H
(1970)
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