Landing Page Subnav

Back to top
Emery Uhlig

LitUp Festival for Teens Returns to MCPL!

Hi, everyone!
Read More
public domain

Holiday Travel Survival: There’s an App for That!

Here at MCPL, we know “there’s no place like home for the holidays,” but we also know that getting to th
Read More
Recipe to Prep Turkey

Turkeys, Hams, and Pies, Oh My!

Just days before Thanksgiving, did your children text you and ask how to cook a frozen 25-po
Read More
Excelsior Springs Branch

Excelsior Springs Branch Reopens, Ribbon Cutting on Dec. 5

Mid-Continent Public Library is pleased to announce the completion of renovations at its Excelsior
Read More
Citizenship Toolkit

MCPL Now Offers Civics and Citizenship Toolkits

Mid-Continent Public Library recently added a new resource to its collection called the Civics and
Read More
cozy home

Beat the Blizzard: Bring the Library to You!

Over the past few days, it’s become frigidly apparent that winter weather is officially here for the sea
Read More
Rendering of the new Antioch Branch

Coming Back Home!

The past few months have been very interesting for MCPL staff members like myself whose branches have been closed for reno
Read More
tex mex

Introducing the “Tracy Tries” Series

Welcome to the inaugural “Tracy Tries” blog series!
Read More
christmas

Shopping for a Genealogy Bargain

I love the holiday season, and my own holiday wish list often contains genealogy-related ite
Read More
prison

Wrongfully Convicted Man Now an Advocate for Literacy in Prisons

No matter where you are, or what life’s circumstances might be, reading is a powerful tool for enrichmen
Read More
christmas woman with headphones on couch

7 Ways to Celebrate the Season at the Library

As the leaves turn and the air becomes crisp, the holiday spirit becomes palpable around the Kansas City metro.
Read More