All MCPL branches will closed on May 30 for Memorial Day. Our Virtual Branch is available 24/7.

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Boardwalk Branch

The Boardwalk Branch (8656 N. Ambassador Dr. Kansas City, MO) will close at 5:00 p.m. on March 13, 2022 to begin preparations to move the collection to the new Green Hills Branch (8581 N. Green Hills Rd., Kansas City, MO 64154) which will open this summer.

Holds and Returns


Before 5:00 p.m. on Sunday March 13, customers are asked to pick up any items they have been notified are available at the Boardwalk Branch. Any holds not picked up by that time will be transferred to:

Parkville Branch
8815 Tom Watson Pkwy.
Parkville, MO 64152

After March 13, Library materials that become available and were scheduled to be picked up at the Boardwalk Branch will be transferred to the Parkville Branch. 

You may use any MCPL branch that is open for services. If you would like your holds transferred to another branch during the renovation, please call any location and ask a staff member for assistance. 

Other branches that may be convenient for you:

Riverside Branch
2700 NW Vivion Road 
Riverside, MO 64150

Antioch Branch
6060 N. Chestnut Ave.  
Gladstone, MO 64119

Note: The North Oak Branch is currently under renovation and will reopen late Winter 2023.


The branch book drop will not be available after March 13. Materials can be returned to the Parkville Branch or any open MCPL location.

Storytimes, Book Groups, and Programming

Customers are welcome to attend in-person events including Storytimes, book groups and other programs taking place at other MCPL locations. Virtual events are available on the MCPL360 Facebook page. 

Check Library’s event calendar for updated program information. 

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