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Parkville Branch

the Parkville Branch

Branch Closing Date: July 15, 2020

Reopening Date: January 5, 2021

The Parkville Branch reopened January 5, 2021, after six months of renovations. 

Library Rededication Weekend

Fine forgiveness token - "Welcome back to your library!"

Thursday, December 10–Sunday, December 12

The Parkville Branch reopened January 5, 2021, after a six-month renovation. Due to COVID, we were unable to hold reopening ceremony and events at that time. Please join Library leaders and local officials at 9:00 a.m., Friday, December 10, for a rededication ceremony and to celebrate the Parkville Branch. All visitors to the Parkville Branch Friday–Sunday will receive a $10 fine forgiveness token.  

goosechase - scavenger hunts for the masses

Parkville Branch Scavenger Hunt

Join the Parkville Branch Mobile Scavenger Hunt December 10–19 using the free GooseChase app. Score more than 1,000 points and you’ll be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Nick and Jake's Restaurant. Learn more at

Your Refreshed Library Experience Is Here!

We are pleased to inform you that the Parkville Branch has reopened as of Tuesday, January 5 and includes the following renovations:

  • Outdoor seating area
  • Enlarged and renovated community room and meeting rooms
  • New windows
  • New furniture additions, lighting, paint, carpet, ceilings
  • Automatic entrance doors
  • Enhanced entry and native landscaping
  • New signage and display cases

This project is part of Library’s Capital Improvement Plan, which is 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.

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