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All MCPL branches will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24, and will remain closed on Thursday, November 25, for Thanksgiving Day. Our Virtual Branch is available 24/7.

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Early Learners

Early Literacy

Early Literacy

Get tips on how to prepare your child to learn to read.

Join Us for Storytimes

Join Us for Storytimes

MCPL is offering outdoor events for families at select branches for a limited time this fall, plus virtual storytimes online.

Dial-A-Story

Dial-A-Story

Check this page each week for a new story read for you by one of our MCPL staff members. You can hear the story by visiting this page or calling 816.701.6904.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Hearing books being read gives kids a great start to learning to read. Track your books to reach 1000 books.

Online Resources

Early Learning by World Book

Learn new things with stories, games, and more!
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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
Red Bridge
Mon, Nov 29, 2021 - 9:30am
Mon, Nov 29, 2021 - 10:00am
Blue Springs South
Mon, Nov 29, 2021 - 10:00am
About Grow A Reader

About Grow A Reader

Learn early literacy tips to help you grow a reader!

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