Vienna Boys’ Choir @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Vienna Boys' Choir @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Join KCPT for an evening with the Vienna Boys’ Choir, celebrated by music-lovers across the globe! Known internationally for a purity of tone, distinctive charm, and diverse repertoire encompassing Austrian folk songs and waltzes, classical …
Straight No Chaser @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Straight No Chaser @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Straight No Chaser (SNC) is the classic-meets-contemporary sensation whose unique blend of classic pop stylings and modern pop hits will deliver a music experience of a lifetime this fall. This group’s remarkable success has attracted …
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Matinee Show) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
3:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2017 winter tour, created to deliver an updated presentation of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve rock opera. This tour will celebrate the art and accomplishments of …
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Evening Show) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2017 winter tour, created to deliver an updated presentation of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve rock opera. This tour will celebrate the art and accomplishments of …
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | I Am Not Your Negro @ The Gem Theater | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.  Tune-in for the documentary Monday, January 15th at 8 p.m. on KCPT. One of the most acclaimed films of the year and an Oscar nominee for Best Documentary, I Am …
Making Math an Integral Part of Early Language and Literacy in Your Classroom for Early Childhood Providers @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
Cabaret: The Musical @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cabaret: The Musical @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
2:00 pm
As part of their 50th Anniversary Season, the critically acclaimed and award-winning Roundabout Theatre Company is proud to present Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) and Rob Marchall’s (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) Tony …
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
An Evening With 2Cellos @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for an evening with 2Cellos, music’s most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, live in concert! The Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser have forged a signature style that breaks down the boundaries …
Evicted in Kansas City @ Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm
Evicted in Kansas City @ Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
From 1999 to 2016, records show, Jackson County logged nearly 174,000 evictions – an average of about 42 per business day. Alarmingly, the leading predictor was race. Analysis by activist Tara Raghuveer revealed a disproportionate …
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Great British Brunch - <i>Tenth Anniversary Celebration</i> @ Drexel Hall Kansas City | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Join Kansas City PBS in celebrating 10 years of tea, trivia and taste-making. We’ll recognize the comedies that make us laugh and the dramas and mysteries that tug at our heartstrings, all made possible by …
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Elders Live In-Studio Performance @ KCPT TV Studio | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Join KCPT as we say Thank You and Goodbye to The Elders in their last year of touring after 20 years! Be sure to attend the Meet & Greet following the performance, where you can …
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day! @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day! @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is coming to Kansas City with Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King For a Day! See your favorite characters Daniel Tiger, Katerina Kittycat, Miss Elaina, O the …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Tell Them We Are Rising @ Kansas City Public Library - Plaza Branch
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Tell Them We Are Rising @ Kansas City Public Library - Plaza Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
From Martin Luther King Jr. and Thurgood Marshall to Spike Lee and Toni Morrison, the roll of alumni from the nation’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) is long and illustrious, underscoring the pivotal role …
Feb 11 – Feb 16 all-day
"Pinkalicious & Peterrific" Storytimes at Your Local Library @ Your Local Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
12:00 am
Join KCPT, in partnership with six local library systems, for storytimes and special activities celebrating the February 19 premiere of the new PBS KIDS show PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC.  Based on the Pinkalicious book series by …
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm
Kansas City PBS and 90.9 The Bridge at Planet Comicon @ Bartle Hall | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
12:00 pm
Nerd out with Kansas City PBS & 90.9 The Bridge at Planet Comicon! Stop by booth #P22 in the Planet Entertainment Zone to step into Mister Rogers’ living room for a free photo op. Pick …
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Remembering Vietnam - A Conversation with Dr. Jim Willbanks @ National Archives at Kansas City | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
On Tuesday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m., the National Archives will host a moderated conversation with Dr. Jim Willbanks who served as an advisor on the Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary film The Vietnam …
Mar 1 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
2018 K-12 Technology Conference: Empowering Teachers Today and Tomorrow @ Kauffman Conference Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 am
  KCPT’s K-12 Technology Conference is for teachers, administrators, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This annual, day-long professional opportunity includes speakers and hands-on learning …
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Early Childhood Teacher Workshop: Promoting Early Literacy @ KCPT Public Television  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
This workshop will define early literacy and provide information about how young children develop early literacy skills.  In addition participants will practice strategies designed to promote language development and early literacy skills while making connections between vocabulary, …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dolores @ Kansas City Public Library - Plaza Branch
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dolores @ Kansas City Public Library - Plaza Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
Dolores Huerta might be one of the most important – and yet least known – activists in American history. Co-founder of the first farmworkers union with Cesar Chavez, she was a tireless leader in the fight …
Making Math an Integral Part of Early Language and Literacy in Your Classroom for Early Childhood Providers @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
The international Irish dance phenomenon returns to North America to capture the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music …
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mister Rogers Kindness Crawl
1:00 pm
Must be 18 or older Join Kansas City PBS and our community partners, including ServeKC, for the KCPT Mister Rogers Kindness Crawl. Adult participants will use the KC Streetcar (aka our Neighborhood Trolley) to make …
Kristin’s Nutrition Session @ KCPT Community Room
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kristin’s Nutrition Session @ KCPT Community Room | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
In a small group, navigate nutrition labels, grocery store aisle confusion and ever-changing diet fads to achieve a healthier, happier life with Kristin Kirkpatrick, a licensed, Registered Dietitian and the Wellness Manager at the Cleveland …
Strife in the Streets: Kansas City Remembers 1968 @ Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch
Mar 26 @ 6:30 pm
Strife in the Streets: Kansas City Remembers 1968 @ Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Frustrated with the slow pace of civil rights reforms and outraged at the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., protesters in Kansas City took to the streets on April 9, 1968. The four subsequent days …
Apr 1 – Nov 1 all-day
Private Genealogy Consultation with the Midwest Genealogy Center @ Midwest Genealogy Center | Independence | Missouri | United States
12:00 am
Inspired by the popular series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr., Kansas City PBS has partnered with the Midwest Genealogy Center to offer an exclusive opportunity to help you explore incomplete and unknown …
Nature Cat and Wild Kratts Screening at Wildflower Weekend @ Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Nature Cat and Wild Kratts Screening at Wildflower Weekend @ Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
9:30 am
Join Kansas City PBS for a sneak preview of new Nature Cat and Wild Kratts episodes during Wildflower Weekend at the Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center. Screenings will take place at 9:30 a.m. and …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Look & See: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Look & See: Wendell Berry's Kentucky @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
Wendell Berry is often called a “prophet for rural America.” The 83-year-old essayist, novelist, and poet–one of our country’s most important living writers–has famously championed agrarian life while living and farming since 1965 in Henry …
Bill Nye: Science Guy | Film Screening @ Extreme Screen at Union Station
Apr 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Bill Nye: Science Guy | Film Screening @ Extreme Screen at Union Station | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Bill Nye is a man on a mission: to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking across the world. The former star of the popular kids show “Bill Nye The Science Guy” is now the CEO …
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Rescheduled - Early Childhood Workshop: Small Parts Create Big Imaginations @ KCPT Public Television  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
This workshop was originally scheduled for January 11 but is now scheduled for April 19. This session looks at what learning and kindergarten readiness skills can be learned through using loose parts —materials that can be …
Apr 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 pm
Quilts Exhibition Tour featuring "Uncovered: The Ken Burns Collection" @ International Quilt Study Center & Museum | Lincoln | Nebraska | United States
7:00 am
Inspired by our recent series, Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics, we here at Kansas City PBS searched for quilt collections — in their varied techniques, narratives and beauty — to share with you. …