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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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This spring, Mid-Continent Public Library kicked off a Capital…

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Check out these short videos to learn how to navigate, 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
Lone Jack
Mon, Jul 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Lee's Summit
Mon, Jul 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Mon, Jul 16, 2018 - 1:00pm
Red Bridge
Mon, Jul 16, 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 Daniel Silva on July 20 for a discussion of the latest book in the Gabriel Allon series, The Other Woman.

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.