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MCPL Hosts Celebrations in Grandview and Lee’s Summit
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MCPL Hosts Celebrations in Grandview and Lee’s Summit

This week, MCPL will host belated ceremonies for its renovated Grandview Branch and new East Lee’s
Library Powers Up Chromebook Checkout Program
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Library Powers Up Chromebook Checkout Program

Made possible by a grant administered by the Missouri State Library *, Mid-Continent Public Librar
Parkville Branch Rededication Ceremony on December 10
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Parkville Branch Rededication Ceremony on December 10

On Friday, December 10, at 9:00 a.m., Mid-Continent Public Library will host a Rededication Ceremo
Double Your Support of MCPL this Giving Tuesday!
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Double Your Support of MCPL this Giving Tuesday!

Help MCPL and double your impact this Giving Tuesday!
Meet Our New Managers!
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Meet Our New Managers!

MCPL has several new members on its branch management team.
MCPL Announces Construction Plans for North Oak, Grain Valley Branches
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MCPL Announces Construction Plans for North Oak, Grain Valley Branches

Mid-Continent Public Library is heading into the final stretch of its Capital Improvement Plan, a
Vaxxed in the Stacks: Vaccine Clinics at MCPL
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Vaxxed in the Stacks: Vaccine Clinics at MCPL

Mid-Continent Public Library has partnered with the Jackson County Health Department to offer free COVID
From the Director: Stay Cool, Read this Summer!
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From the Director: Stay Cool, Read this Summer!

Every year, when the summer sun heats up the day, a very strong memory returns to me.
From the Director: Budgeting for the Future
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From the Director: Budgeting for the Future

Budgets are truly a wonderful thing. I’m completely serious!
Always a Gathering Place
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Always a Gathering Place

On a cold and clear day in late winter 2018, I snapped this photo of the historic house on M
From the Director: Better Times Ahead
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From the Director: Better Times Ahead

The past 14 months (almost to the day), have passed both incredibly fast and yet painfully slow.
The Library in This Moment, March 2021
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The Library in This Moment, March 2021

Remembering the past year and a half, I feel that we’ve all been exposed to unexpected tragedy, sometime