Introduction to Minecraft Desktop, May 26 at 6:30 pm

Would you like to try Minecraft? Learn the difference between creative and survival mode? Learn how to stay alive in your first few days? In this Introduction to the game, I will cover how to get started, how to play, terminology, basic crafting and building, including many of the tricks I've learned to stay alive. 

ConQuesT 45

Kansas City's Own Con celebrates its 46 year. 

Taking place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-24, 2015, ConQuesT 45 will be housed at the Kansas City Marriott in Downtown Missouri. Author Guest of Honor is Brandon Sanderson. For more details visit Hurry! The event begins this weekend! 

Mysteryscape Chamber Theatre Salutes Mystery Grand Dame Agatha Christie

Mysteryscape Chamber Theatre brings you Miss Jane Marple in Agatha Christie's The Affair at the Bungalow, June 18, 7 pm at Mysteryscape

Beware of harmless old ladies with knitting needles. They have sharp, pointy minds that unravel complex plots without dropping a stitch. A beautiful actress shares a fascinating story about theft, betrayal and murder, challenging her rapt audience to solve the mystery. Stumped, the group turns to Jane who admits even she hasn't a clue... or does she?  

Sisters in Crime Speaker Award-Winning Author Barbara Stuber

Local Young Adult Author Barbara Stuber discusses Girl in Reverse, now in paperback, Saturday, June 6, 11 am at Mysteryscape
Sisters in Crime meetings are free and open to the public. No RSVP necessary. Sisters in Crime is a nonprofit organization supporting women writing crime fiction. The Kansas City chapter, Border Crimes, usually meets 11 am the first Saturday of the month at Mysteryscape. Meetings feature speakers on topics such as law enforcement, crime detection, writing, publishing and crime fiction in general.
ISBN: 9781442497351
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - May 12th, 2015

Author Laura Moriarity May 31

Kick Off Your Summer Reading With the Best-Selling Novel The Chaperone

The New York Times best-selling local Author Laura Moriarity discusses her critically acclaimed novel The Chaperone Sunday, May 31, 2 to 3:30 pm at the Kansas City Kansas Public Library West Wyandotte Branch, 1787 N. 82nd St. in KCK. The event kicks off the library's 2015 adult summer reading program, which runs from June 1 to July 31. This year the program celebrates the stories from everyday people, including those historical and fictional.


ISBN: 9781594631436
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 4th, 2013

Do You Need an Excuse to Relax?

She's offering soothing chair massage in our quiet back room. The first five minutes are free and then one dollar per minute (a maximum of 15 minutes per person).

Yes, she's back again. Why? Because she's fabulous, and you need her! Local Massage Therapist Phyllis Johnson returns to the store Saturday, May 30, 11 am to 2 pm to help you relax during this crazy May wedding, graduation, baby shower, yard-needs-continual-mowing-and-weeding month. Phyllis has over 20 years experience in taking away tension and easing folks into the rest of their day. Let her melt those muscles and give your body a sigh of true relief. No RSVP required. Walk-ins are welcome. 

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