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Excelsior Springs Branch

Temporary closing date: June 11

Reopening date: Early November 2018

The Excelsior Springs Branch temporarily closed for renovations beginning June 11. The branch will reopen in early November 2018 on a date to be announced, pending any construction delays due to weather or other issues. See renovation drawings

Excelsior Springs staff will be offering limited services including material holds pick-ups, a small browsing collection, Summer Learning Program prize and certificate distribution, and laptop computer checkout at:

The Hall of Waters
201 E. Broadway Street
Excelsior Springs, Missouri 64024
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Recommended Branches:



Holds and Returns


Any holds you have been notified are available there for pick up prior to June 11 are available at:

The Hall of Waters
201 E. Broadway Street
Excelsior Springs, Missouri 64024
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

After June 11, library materials that become available and were scheduled to be picked up at the Excelsior Springs Branch will also be transferred and available at the Hall of Waters.

If you would like your holds transferred to another branch during this renovation, please call or visit any MCPL branch and ask a staff member for assistance in redirecting your holds to your desired location.



Materials can be returned to The Hall of Waters during the business hours above.



The Excelsior Springs Branch is temporarily closed for renovations. During the closing, we recommend attending storytimes at the Kearney Branch, Liberty Branch, and Woodneath Library Center.

See all current MCPL storytimes

Programming and Services

If you have signed up for a program this summer or plan to, please note that some Library programs have been rescheduled to the following:

 Please visit or click here for Excelsior Springs Branch program information.


As an MCPL customer, you are invited during the closure to attend programs, including storytimes, browse the collection, use public computers, access free Wi-Fi, and use other Library services at all branch locations, including the Kearney Branch and the Liberty Branch.


Your New Library Experience is Coming!

The renovation of this branch is part of the first phase by Mid-Continent Public Library. This project is part of Library’s capital project made possible by funds from Proposition L. The architects are SAPP Design (Springfield, MO) and Helix Architecture and Design, Inc. (Kansas City, MO), and the construction firm for all projects is JE Dunn.

Renovation Enhancements

The Excelsior Springs Branch will undergo significant changes during renovation, including the following:

  • Refreshed entryway and signage
  • New community room with A/V equipment (cap. 64)
  • New children’s area
  • New collaboration room
  • Upgraded HVAC
  • Updated roof
  • ADA-accessible restrooms
  • New furniture pieces  
  • New and updated public computers
  • New outside seating area  
  • New printer for public use
  • Updated children’s computers (AWEs)  
  • New and improved Wi-Fi coverage and access  
  • Landscape enhancements


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