Oct 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Virtual Workshop
Our nation is divided in many ways on whether or not children should return to school in these difficult times of COVID-19.  There are many fears and anxieties about the health risks.  Others fear child …
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – Oct 30 @ 11:00 am Kansas City PBS Kids YouTube Channel
Come join us for a virtual week of kindness! Kansas City PBS and PNC Grow Up Great will host “Be My Neighbor Days, A Virtual Week of Kindness” from Oct. 26-30 on the Kansas City …
Nov 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Virtual
Media literacy skills have become essential for young people to successfully navigate and critically assess the ever-increasing amount of information they receive throughout their day — on social media, advertisements, television, and film. Therefore, it …
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Zoom Virtual Workshop
Remember fight or flight, the body’s way of dealing with danger? Well, like anything else, too much could kill you; especially when pervasive trauma starts early in life.  Brain development is also affected by early, …
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway and Childhood” Presented by WTTW Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, HEMINGWAY. With Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Verna Kale and Tim O’Brien. This …
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kansas City PBS and The Kansas City Star are proud to present, Hemingway: Journalism + War,  a virtual discussion with award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick and Hemingway scholar Alex Vernon. Moderated by Kansas City …
Feb 25 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 am Virtual through KCPBS
This free workshop is part of the Playing to Learn program and is also available for child care providers. One in four children in the United States will experience an event that may cause physical, …
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway and the Natural World” Presented by Idaho Public Television and The Community Library. Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, Hemingway. With Ken Burns, …
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Hemingway and Celebrity” Presented by PBS SoCal and the Los Angeles Times Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, Hemingway. With Ken Burns, Lynn Novick …
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm Virtual Zoom Event - Registration Required
Kansas City PBS Presents the 16th Annual K-12 Technology Conference: Restore, Evolve and Transform Your Virtual Classroom This virtual e-conference is for teachers, administrators, technologists and anyone interested in engaging students. Each weekday afternoon, discover …
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway, the Sea and Cuba” Presented by South Florida PBS, The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and FIU’s Casa Cuba Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new …
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway, Gender and Identity” Presented by the WNET Group and the Center for Fiction Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, Hemingway. With Ken Burns, …
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Virtual Zoom Event
Children love to move—anywhere, anytime! Physical activity is great for growing bodies and minds. Being active together helps channel kids’ natural energy and keeps them healthy and strong. In this workshop, participants will explore and …
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway the Author” Presented by GBH, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum and the National Archives Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, …
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway and Biography” Presented by WETA and Georgetown University Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, Hemingway. Ken Burns, Amanda Vaill, Howard Bryant and Paul …
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Hemingway and Women” Presented by The New York Review of Books Join an hour-long discussion with the filmmakers and special guests, featuring clips from the new three-part series, Hemingway. Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Joyce Carol …
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Virtual Zoom Event
Are your kids ready for kindergarten? Join us for Playing to Learn, a five-week virtual program for kids ages 4 to 5. This free program will provide information and kindergarten readiness materials using resources from …
May 1 – May 31 all-day Kansas City PBS
The Kansas City PBS Stem Television Spot Contest is open to students in grades 6-12 in the Kansas City Metropolitan area.  The contest asks students to create a script for a 30 second television spot …
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Kansas City PBS
Register to pick up an Exploration Kit from the PBS KIDS series “Elinor Wonders Why” for children in PK-2nd grade. Families can use these kits in their backyard, at a local park, or nature center …
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Virtual
Are your kids ready for kindergarten? Join us for Playing to Learn, a five-week virtual program for kids ages 4 to 5. This free program will provide information and kindergarten readiness materials using resources from …
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Virtual Zoom Event
Working with children who have differing abilities can be a challenge in the classroom without the right tools. In this session, we will expand and challenge your thinking to create an inclusive learning environment and …
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Westport Presbyterian Church
Join Kansas City PBS and Nico Giles Media for a free, public screening of the documentary “6 STREETS”, a film chronicling the creation of local street murals honoring the Black Lives Matter movement. Filming highlights …
Jul 8 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 16 @ 12:15 pm virtual
Math and science are all around us! With the Kansas City PBS KIDS STEAM Kit, you and your child can explore science, technology, engineering, math, and the arts together. Join our four-week series of hands-on and …
Aug 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
*Please visit arvestbanktheatre.com and aegpresents.com/health-policy prior to the event for updates to the venue’s COVID-19 policies. Update: This event has been rescheduled from Tuesday, April 25, 2020 to Friday, August 27, 2021. For the health and safety of The …
Oct 2 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am Virtual
Registration is now open for Sesame Street in Communities 2021 Heroes: Helping, Healing and Moving Forward.  This year the workshop will be virtual. Download Session Descriptions (PDF) To register click on the green register button in the …
Oct 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Virtual
Welcome to Kansas City PBS’s first Raising Readers workshop for the 2021-2022 year. LETRS for Early Childhood Educators on October 14 will be virtual.  Registration is now open. This session will provide an introduction to …
Oct 16 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm T-Mobile Center
Thank you for your interest in Kansas City PBS and Andrea Bocelli.  Tickets for this event are no longer available through Kansas City PBS.  Please check back for future opportunities to continue supporting Kansas City PBS! Click …
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Update: This event has been canceled. If you previously made a contribution to Kansas City PBS to attend this show and would like to request a full refund, please call 816-398-4279. — Update: This event …
Nov 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Straight No Chaser is “Back in the High Life,” and coming to Kansas City this November! Join Kansas City PBS for a chance to see this chart-topping a cappella group at the Arvest Bank Theatre …
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Update: This event has been rescheduled from Thursday, April 16, 2020 and Friday, April 23, 2021 to Saturday, December 18, 2021.  For the health and safety of Tommy Emmanuel’s fan and to minimize the spread …