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A New Library Experience is Coming!

The first phase of MCPL’s capital plan construction is in full swing! The Oak Grove and Weston Branches are next on the list to close this week joining the Excelsior Springs, Antioch, and Blue Springs South Branches. 

2018 Summer Learning Program

Get ready to rock the Library! Kids, teens, and adults can all participate in this fun annual program from May 21 – July 31.

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Need Help Finding Something on Our Website?

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

Fire Dog

Join the kids rock band Fire Dog for a musical adventure complete with songs about Hellbender salamanders and the Machiguenga tribe of the Pidi Pidi. 

Library Night at The K

Join employees and customers from MCPL and other Kansas City-area libraries for a fun night of baseball at Kauffman Stadium on July 24!

Upcoming Events
South Independence
Fri, Jul 20, 2018 - 10:00am
Blue Springs South
Fri, Jul 20, 2018 - 10:00am
Boardwalk
Fri, Jul 20, 2018 - 10:30am
Smithville
Fri, Jul 20, 2018 - 2:00pm

Romance GenreCon

Love is in the air! Join us for the Romance GenreCon 2018 Aug 3 - 4, 2018.

Culinary Arts Collection

Find recipes, reviews and industry information.

The Story Center Speaker Series

Join New York Times bestselling author Beatriz William on July 23 for a discussion of her latest book, The Summer Wives.

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.