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Posted January 15, 2014 at 12:00 am

Thursday, January 16

Adult Thursday

Join other adults at the North-East Public Library, 6000 Wilson Rd., Kansas City, Mo., to watch a movie on the library’s big screen at 10 a.m.

 

Friday, January 17

Story Time and Craft

Join North-East Public Library for its weekly story time and craft at 10:30 a.m. Parents and kids will enjoy stories geared toward toddlers and pre-schoolers. Get ready for songs, tongue twisters and dramatic play.

 

Saturday, January 18

Computer Class

Sign up for a free e-mail account and follow along with this tutorial that teaches the ins and outs of sending and receiving email, as well as how to organize your messages. Class begins at 10:30 a.m. at the North-East Public Library, 6000 Wilson Rd.

 

Upcoming

Indian Mound Thacher Meeting

Indian Mound Neighborhood Association will host a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, to discuss viable options for the former Thacher Elementary and provide progress updates. All are invited to attend this meeting, regardless of whether you live in Indian Mound or not. The meeting will be held at North-East Public Library, 6000 Wilson Rd., Kansas City, Mo.

Community Development Workshop

The Community Capital Fund is partnering with Communities Creating Opportunities and the Greater Kansas City Local Initiatives Support Corporation to offer a free Community Development Workshop. The workshop will bring together neighborhood associations, non-profits, public agencies, residents and other stakeholders that live and work in historically under-invested and under-resourced communities in Kansas City, Mo. Workshop participants will be able to network with people doing similar work, share insights on how to best address issues and opportunities in the area, and connect to critical resources. In addition, keynote speaker Rodrigo Davies will discuss the role of crowdfunding in civic engagement and civic projects. For a complete list of details and to register, visit eventbrite.com and search for 2nd Annual Community Development Workshop in Kansas City, Mo. The event will be held Thursday, Jan. 30, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kauffman Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, Mo. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.