A Royal Wedding Watch Party @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
May 19 @ 5:30 am – 7:30 am
A Royal Wedding Watch Party @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
5:30 am
Watch the Royal Wedding on KCPT live at a free community viewing! The Plaza Library cordially invites you to watch the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Miss Meghan Markle on the big screen, …
May 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
James Taylor & His All-Star Band with Special Guest Bonnie Raitt @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Nationally recognized singer-songwriter James Taylor brings his guitar, his influential songbook and friend Bonnie Raitt to Kansas City this spring. Music admirers of Taylor’s songs can anticipate popular favorites throughout the span of his 40-year …
Brit Floyd: Eclipse World Tour 2018 @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Jun 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Brit Floyd: Eclipse World Tour 2018 @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Widely regarded as the world’s greatest live tribute to Pink Floyd, Brit Floyd returns to the stage for a special recognition of the 45th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s redefining album, The Dark Side of the …
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Ready Jet Go! at Paradise Park @ Paradise Park | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Join KCPT at Paradise Park to meet Ready Jet Go! character, Jet Propulsion! Jet is an “alien” who is inspires a love of earth science, astronomy and space for Earthling kids ages 3 to 8. PBS KIDS’ Ready …
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Early Childhood Anti-Bias Training Workshop @ Kansas City PBS | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:00 am
The Early Childhood Initiative of the Anti-Defamation League provides anti-bias training and resources for the early childhood community. The goal of the initiative is to assist caregivers, educators and families in creating and sustaining bias-free …
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
"Climbing Your Family Tree" Genealogy Seminar @ Midwest Genealogy Center | Independence | Missouri | United States
10:30 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 a resourceful opportunity to explore your unknown family lineage. Resources …
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Steven Raichlen’s "Project Fire" Live @ Smoke 'N' Fire | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
6:00 pm
Steven Raichlen, host of the PBS show Steven Raichlen’s Project Smoke, returns to Kansas City with a new guide to grilling, PROJECT FIRE, a collection of more than 100 innovative recipes for grilling every kind …
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm
The Great American Read Voting Booth Tour
9:00 am
We want YOU to vote for Kansas City’s Best Loved Book! As part of “The Great American Read,” Kansas City PBS wants your help in determining Kansas City’s best-loved book. Join KCPT at one of …
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
American Masters: Ted Williams | Free Screening @ Gem Theater | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Join KCPT and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum July 18th for a special, free screening of the new American Masters documentary about Baseball Hall of Famer Ted Williams. During his remarkable career with the Boston …
Splash and Bubbles Day @ Lakeside Nature Center
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Splash and Bubbles Day @ Lakeside Nature Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:00 am
Dive into a day of family nature activities and catch free previews of the newest Splash and Bubbles special “Pole-to-Pole” (10 a.m. and noon) at KC Parks’ Lakeside Nature Center. Learn about fresh and salt water creatures …
Aug 22 – Aug 29 all-day
Explore London & Paris with KCPT
12:00 am
Join your fellow Kansas City PBS viewers to explore parts of Europe you’ve seen on your favorite MASTERPIECE programs. The trip is a partnership with Collette Vacations and a portion of your ticket goes back …
The Invisible Wounds of War: Writing Through Injury @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Sep 15 @ 10:15 am
The Invisible Wounds of War: Writing Through Injury @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:15 am
The psychological toll of military combat was underscored a year ago by the Department of Veterans Affairs, which found suicide rates more than 20 percent higher for America’s veterans than non-veterans. The Veterans Writing Workshop …
2018 Veterans Salute @ Midwest Genealogy Center
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2018 Veterans Salute @ Midwest Genealogy Center | Independence | Missouri | United States
9:00 am
Join us at the Midwest Genealogy Center on Saturday, September 22, for Mid-Continent Public Library’s annual Veterans Salute. This event pays tribute to the service and sacrifice of our community’s veterans. This year, Veteran’s Salute …
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm
After Dark with KCPT at ‘Dinosaurs Revealed’ @ Union Station Kansas City | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Join KCPT for a members-only evening at Dinosaurs Revealed: Journey Across America, an epic adventure of prehistoric discovery inside Union Station. This adventure promises to educate, fascinate and excite imaginations of every age, including the …
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Meet Curious George at Paradise Park! @ Paradise Park | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Celebrate fall at Paradise Park! Bring your camera and take photos of your little ones meeting two of PBS Kids’ most beloved characters, Curious George and The Man With The Yellow Hat. Enjoy a Curious …
Oct 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In the Kitchen with Julia and Bridget, Hosts of ‘America’s Test Kitchen’ @ The Culinary Center of Kansas City | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
3:00 pm
America’s Test Kitchen is coming to Kansas City! Join co-hosts Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster for a revealing conversation about the inner workings of the test kitchen where recipes are perfected, ingredients are tasted …
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In the Kitchen with Julia and Bridget, Hosts of ‘America’s Test Kitchen’ @ The Culinary Center of Kansas City | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
6:30 pm
America’s Test Kitchen is coming to Kansas City! Join co-hosts Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster for a revealing conversation about the inner workings of the test kitchen where recipes are perfected, ingredients are tasted …
Preparing Parents to Stay Engaged with Their Child’s Educators From ECH - 12th Grade @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
When parents and families support child development and student achievement, promising and positive outcomes are more apt to occur.  Understand the difference between parental involvement and family engagement and learn methodologies and practices to use in …
The Elders Live at Unity Temple @ Unity Temple on the Plaza
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Elders Live at Unity Temple @ Unity Temple on the Plaza | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Kansas City PBS and 90.9 The Bridge bring you The Elders live at Unity Temple on the Plaza. The band, known for its rock ’n’ roll approach to traditional Irish music, brings it’s critically-acclaimed work …
Be My Neighbor Day @ Toyota Plaza at Children's Mercy Park
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Be My Neighbor Day @ Toyota Plaza at Children's Mercy Park | Kansas City | Kansas | United States
10:00 am
Join KCPT, PNC Grow Up Great® and Sporting Kansas City for “Be My Neighbor Day,” a family celebration featuring tigertastic events! The day will include appearances by Daniel Tiger of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, entertainment and hands-on learning activities focused on being a caring neighbor! Scheduled events: 10 a.m. to Noon …
Emmylou Harris @ JCCC Carlsen Center
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Emmylou Harris @ JCCC Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
8:00 pm
A multiple Grammy winner and Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, Emmylou Harris is known as much for her eloquently straightforward songwriting as for her incomparably expressive singing. Harris is one of the most admired …
Fleetwood Mac @ Sprint Center
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fleetwood Mac @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
For more than 50 years, the enduring spirit of Fleetwood Mac — and its incredible body of great music — has connected with generations of people all over the world. Fleetwood Mac has sold more …
Women and War @ National WWI Museum and Memorial
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Women and War @ National WWI Museum and Memorial | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
As part of Veterans Coming Home, KCPT is partnering with Charlie Mike Theatre Company and the National WWI Museum and Memorial on two performances of the play “Women and War” on October 20 and 21. …
Women and War Matinee @ National WWI Museum and Memorial
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Women and War Matinee @ National WWI Museum and Memorial | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
As part of Veterans Coming Home, KCPT is partnering with Charlie Mike Theatre Company and the National WWI Museum and Memorial on two performances of the play “Women and War” on October 20 and 21. …
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Great American Read Grand Finale Celebration @ Lawrence Public Library | Lawrence | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
The votes are in and it’s time to celebrate The Great American Read! Join Kansas City PBS, Lawrence Public Library and KU Libraries for a grand finale watch party on Tuesday October 23rd at 7pm. …
Haunting Humanities @ Abe and Jake's Landing
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Haunting Humanities @ Abe and Jake's Landing | Lawrence | Kansas | United States
5:30 pm
Join us on the dark side of literature, history, classics, theater, and more! The Hall Center for the Humanities presents a one-of-a-kind “science fair for the humanities” Halloween-themed celebration at Abe & Jakes landing in …
Oct 27 @ 7:45 am – 11:45 am
Sesame Street in Communities Workshop for Early Childhood Providers @ Kauffman Conference Center  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:45 am
The care and support of early childhood providers can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities has developed activities and tips to help children overcome adversity and …
Depth of Field @ Plexpod Westport Commons
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Depth of Field @ Plexpod Westport Commons | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
4:00 pm
Join us for our first of six Facebook Live events as part of Flatland’s new Facebook Live series, “Depth of Field.” Local filmmaker Morgan Cooper moderates a 45-minute conversation with creative Kansas Citians who are …
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dawnland @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Dawnland @ Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
2:00 pm
The marginalization of Native Americans wasn’t simply a crime of our country’s distant, unenlightened past. The documentary Dawnland chronicles the effort in one state, Maine, to come to terms with a practice that endured through …
The Fab Four @ JCCC Carlsen Center
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Fab Four @ JCCC Carlsen Center | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
The Emmy-winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles tribute band because of its precise attention to detail. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles’ classics, such as “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “Yesterday,” …