Summer in Kansas City | Kansas City MomCast Episode 43

Summer in Kansas City is here! We’re highlighting some of our favorite places and events in Kansas City during the summer months while sharing some of the new things we’re adding to our bucket list. Head to our summer guide to find all the things we discuss in today’s episode and much more!

Thank you to our episode sponsor!

Johnson County Library

Johnson County Library is excited to bring its patrons “All Together Now” with both virtual and in-person program offerings!

We will kick off Summer Reading with award-winning author and international bestseller, Jacqueline Woodson, on Thursday, June 1, starting at 6 p.m. at Central Resource Library. Attendees will hear from Jacqeline Woodson on the power of storytelling to connect us all. Each family will receive one free book of choice (as supplies last) for the signing.

In June, we will enjoy a variety of music and movement with Latin Grammy-award winning musical guest, MISTER G, a breakdance workshop with SugEasy, and interactive musical storytelling with Dino O’Dell. In July, we will feature the storytelling talents of Jo Ho, learn how math and science come together to create chemistry with Mad Science, and go on a musical adventure with Drum Safari.

We will come together as a community to celebrate the end of summer on Saturday, July 29, at Central Resource Library. Featured presenters will include Funky Mama, Social Swing and Coloratura.

Check out these events listings (and more!) in the Summer Guide, and find out more details on our Summer Reading website. Stop by any Library location to pick up your reading log and a free book (while supplies last) starting June 1. You can also download your log from our website.

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Megan Coffey
Hi! I'm Megan, former teacher turned stay-at-home-but-never-home mom to Peyton, 7, and Gage, 4. I host the Kansas City MomCast podcast! I'm married to the most patient person on this earth, Chris, and we live in Overland Park with our kids, an insane lab, and two guinea pigs. You can find me over committing to everything, reading informational and self-help texts, listening to podcasts, organizing, spending time with friends over margaritas, thrifting, and staying up way too late to have peace and serenity. I love people and hearing their stories and look forward to connecting with KCMC readers!