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New Awesome Box Book Return at the Kirkwood Public Library

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on June 29, 2015 Print This Post

The Kirkwood Public Library has added a new member to its family, the AWESOME BOX!!! This cute monster is located in the main lobby area of Kirkwood Public Library and is a place to return material that you read, watch, or listen to that you think is stirring, breathtaking, magnificient, wonderful , or in other words –AWESOME! When you return the item to our monster fill out an Awesome Slip with your first name and why you liked it. Your returns will be recorded online at our Awesome website and put on display at the front of the library for others to browse. Happy Reading!

 

Customer Service Associate Yoon returning an AWESOME book!

Customer Service Associate Yoon returning an AWESOME book!

Courtney Flesch is the Director of Customer Service. She is currently reading Cecil B. DeMille: The Art of the Hollywood Epic by Cecilia DeMille Presley and Mark A. Vieira. Visit your Kirkwood Public Library at 140 E. Jefferson Ave, or call us at 831-5770. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.



One Book, One Kirkwood

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By: Courtney Flesch on June 29, 2015 Print This Post

This summer Kirkwood Public Library is celebrating reading and the power of community with a single book selection for children, teens and adults. Each One Book, One Kirkwood selections has a fun book store or library theme with a bit … Continue reading



Good Books at the Pool

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By: Courtney Flesch on June 4, 2015 Print This Post

The Book Caboose has pulled out of the station (aka Kirkwood Public Library). Its new summer home is at the Kirkwood Community Pool. Designed and built by Riggs Construction and Design, the Book Caboose is full of free summer reads … Continue reading



Book Sale at KPL!

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By: Beth von Behren on May 13, 2015 Print This Post

Submitted by Lisa Henry The Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library will hold a book sale on May 29 and 30 in the Library, 140 E. Jefferson Avenue, Kirkwood. The sale will feature a variety of books, including children’s books, … Continue reading



Upcoming Free Family Events in Kirkwood

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on April 23, 2015 Print This Post

If you’re looking for free things to do with your family, then check out these upcoming events and offerings in Kirkwood! Learn about early literacy practices with your family at Kirkwood Public Library this Friday, April 24th at 7 pm! … Continue reading



Spring Into Kirkwood

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By: Courtney Flesch on April 5, 2015 Print This Post

There are lots of things to look forward to now that spring is here and summer is just around the corner!  Here’s a look at a few of the exciting things happening in Kirkwood as we look forward to warmer … Continue reading



Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Kirkwood!

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By: Beth von Behren on March 13, 2015 Print This Post

Written by guest writer Lisa Henry The luck of the Irish will be with you when you check out our list of favorite Irish authors and Irish themed books.  We can also help with your planning of the perfect St. … Continue reading



Film Screening at Kirkwood Public Library

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on March 6, 2015 Print This Post

  Your Kirkwood Public Library is excited to be partnering with the Kirkwood Human Rights Commission to present a screening of the film Alice’s Ordinary People with filmmaker Craig Dudnick. This film follows the story of Alice Tregay and other … Continue reading



Kirkwood Celebrates Art

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By: Courtney Flesch on March 4, 2015 Print This Post

  The Kirkwood Public Library will be hosting an art reception for Susan Zimmerman on Friday March 6th from 5:30-6:30pm. Zimmerman is a local artist currently hosting her “Light through a Window” collection in the library’s art gallery located in the … Continue reading



Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Downtown Kirkwood

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on February 11, 2015 Print This Post

Downtown Kirkwood is hosting Kirkwood Loves You Back, a fun way to explore our local businesses and win prizes!  Stop in to any of the 14 area locations to enter for your chance to win a $25 Downtown Kirkwood gift … Continue reading



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