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A New Library Experience is Coming!

The first phase of MCPL’s capital plan construction is beginning next week! The Blue Springs South, Excelsior Springs, and Antioch branches are first on the list! 

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

Amado & Karen's Junkyard Orchestra

Join Amado and Karen to explore how to make instruments out of everyday things and build a band to make amazing music.

Learn West African Dance

Learn the concepts and techniques of West African dance from Mali and Senegal, and learn the dances that honor kings and queens, celebrate weddings, and begin harvests.

Upcoming Events
Blue Springs North
Sun, Jun 24, 2018 - 2:00pm
Colbern Road
Sun, Jun 24, 2018 - 2:00pm
Lee's Summit
Mon, Jun 25, 2018 - 10:00am
South Independence
Mon, Jun 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Library Night at The K

Join MCPL and five other KC libraries for Library Night at The K on Tuesday, July 24 as the Kansas City Royals take on the Detroit Tigers.


Pronunciator incorporates live teacher-led instruction, learning guides, music, film, and more as you learn one of more than 80 languages.

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.