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A New Library Experience is Coming!

The dedication ceremony for the new Red Bridge Branch is Wednesday, September 25. Join us to pass the final books from the old branch to the new one!

Storytelling Workshops

Join Grammy-nominated storyteller Milbre Burch as she leads a series of workshops in September!

Searching for Your Family’s History?

Explore the options for genealogy classes available at a branch near you.

Over the Santa Fe Trail to Mexico

Join author Joy Poole as she recounts the journey of Dr. Rowland Willard along the Santa Fe Trail through Missouri and on to Taos and Chihuahua, Mexico.

Beginning Paranormal Research for Teens

Are you interested in haunted places? Learn the basics of ghost hunting and paranormal investigations from experienced researcher Becky Ray.

The Crown Crafted Music Series

Join Mid-Continent Public Library and One Kansas City Radio, 100.1 FM, for a free live concert featuring Maria the Mexican on September 21.

Upcoming Events
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 10:30am
North Independence
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 2:00pm

AP Images

Search over a million images selected from the Associated Press image library featuring current and past news events, people, and places.

The Story Center Speaker Series

Join New York Times bestselling Candace Bushnell, author of Sex and the City, on September 25 for a discussion of her new hardcover novel, Is There Still Sex in the City?.

Looking for a special gift for a book lover?

Consider a Library Lovers membership for an upcoming birthday, anniversary, or other occasion. Order online today!