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A New Library Experience is Coming!

The first phase of MCPL’s capital plan construction is in full swing! Work has begun on the Excelsior Springs, Antioch, Oak Grove, Weston, Blue Springs South branches and on the grounds of the Midwest Genealogy Center. 

Back-to-School Essentials at the Library

MCPL is a one-stop shop for both caregivers and students gearing up to head back to the classroom.

Class is back in session! While you’re sharpening pencils and…
The guy holding the shirt in the picture is Micah. He has been…

Need Help Finding Something on Our Website?

Check out these short videos to learn how to navigate, register for programs, and other helpful tips.

ELL/ESL Classes for Adults

This group-friendly approach toward the mastery of English includes lessons recognizing three distinct areas of communication: conversational, academic, and professional.

An Evening Beneath the Woods

Join us on Saturday, September 15 at this ticketed event with live music, appetizers, cocktails, wine pull, and a silent and live auction with emcee Phil Witt benefitting the restoration of the historic home at Woodneath Library Center.

Exploring Missouri's Most Beautiful Spots

Join outdoor writer and sportsman Brent Frazee for a virtual tour of hidden jewels you’ll want to explore.

Upcoming Events
Red Bridge
Tue, Aug 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Tue, Aug 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Colbern Road
Tue, Aug 14, 2018 - 2:00pm
North Independence
Tue, Aug 14, 2018 - 2:00pm


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The Story Center Speaker Series

Join New York Times bestselling author Kristan Higgins on August 13 for a discussion of her newest book, Good Luck with That.

Show Your Library Some Love

No matter what the occasion, a membership makes a great gift for yourself or a book lover in your life.