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The Library in This Moment, March 2021

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
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From the Director: Women’s History Month

From the Director: Women’s History Month

Many of you will not be surprised to learn that I was reading
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From the Director: Explore Black History

From the Director: Explore Black History

Many people know that one of my favorite
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From the Director: Woodneath Press Launches New Title on January 26

From the Director: Woodneath Press Launches New Title on January 26

Telling stories and sharing ideas is a central part of what makes us all human.
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MCPL Challenges KC Adults to Read Five Books in Two Months

MCPL Challenges KC Adults to Read Five Books in Two Months

Mid-Continent Public Library is encouraging adults across the Kansas City metro to participate in
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Join the Hunt! MCPL Digital Game Runs through January

Join the Hunt! MCPL Digital Game Runs through January

Put on your sleuthing cap and grab your mobile device!
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Library Announces New Branch Hours

Library Announces New Branch Hours

Beginning December 16, most open Mid-Continent Public Library branches* will alter their hours, offering
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Library to Close for “Thanksgiving Break” in Response to Outbreak

Library to Close for “Thanksgiving Break” in Response to Outbreak

In response to recent staffing challenges related to COVID-19, all Mid-Continent Public Library location
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Library Garners Grant Funding to Acquire Mobile Hotspots

Library Garners Grant Funding to Acquire Mobile Hotspots

This week, Mid-Continent Public Library was awarded a
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From the Director: “Attend” MCPL’s Virtual Luncheon!

From the Director: “Attend” MCPL’s Virtual Luncheon!

Part of being a library director means regularly attending meetings, including the occasional lunc
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Boardwalk Branch Temporarily Closed Due to Potential Virus Exposure

Boardwalk Branch Temporarily Closed Due to Potential Virus Exposure

Update 6/30: The Boardwalk Branch reopened today
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legacy luncheon

MCPL’s Legacy Luncheon: Celebrating Libraries

Mid-Continent Public Library’s annual Legacy Luncheon is an opportunity to celebrate t
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