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WOWbrary!

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on November 9, 2016 Print This Post

WOWbrary offers an exciting new way to enjoy the Kirkwood Public Library! The Library adds many new books, movies and CDs each year. We are proud to now offer you weekly email alerts showing you the newest materials added to our collection each week.

Be among the first to know about our new arrivals and when you see something of interest, you’ll be able to click instantly and place a hold on your favorite(s). Of course, like everything else in the Library, this service is free!

We hope you’ll enjoy hearing about the many exciting bestsellers, movies, music and audio books almost the moment they are ordered or arrive at the Library.

To sign up for your free weekly email, click here.

Nick O’Neal is the Director of Technology and Online Services at the Kirkwood Public Library.  He is currently watching Gotham: Season Two. 



New Happenings at Kirkwood Public Library

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on October 25, 2016 Print This Post

There’s plenty going on at Kirkwood Public Library. If you haven’t been around in a while, stop by and see these new collections and events we have going on for all ages. You can also check out some of the … Continue reading



Trick or Treat in Your Downtown Kirkwood Neighborhood

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By: Courtney Flesch on October 11, 2016 Print This Post

The annual Halloween Walk will take place on Thursday October 27th from 5-7pm, so put on your costume and head downtown. Participating businesses will be handing out candy to trick-or-treaters. Kirkwood Public Library is participating in the event and while you … Continue reading



90th Anniversary Author Series at Kirkwood Public Library!

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By: Courtney Flesch on September 26, 2016 Print This Post

Mark your calendars for upcoming author events at Kirkwood Public Library in celebration of KPL’s 90th Anniversary! On Monday, October 3rd at 7:00pm, Laura McHugh will be joining us to talk about her new book Arrowood. Arrowood is the most … Continue reading



Change is Coming!!

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By: Courtney Flesch on September 9, 2016 Print This Post

The Kirkwood Public Library will be undergoing some minor construction and shifting of sections over the next few months, as a result of the suggestions that came from the 2015 strategic planning process. Upstairs on the third floor we will … Continue reading



City Hall Selfie Day!

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By: Courtney Flesch on August 15, 2016 Print This Post

There truly is a holiday for every occasion! Today -Monday, August 15th, 2016- is City Hall Selfie Day! This year you can celebrate the first City Hall selfie day by –you guessed it- taking a selfie in front of city … Continue reading



Get Road Trip Ready with Kirkwood Public Library

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By: Courtney Flesch on July 13, 2016 Print This Post

Are we there yet? Kirkwood Public Library offers a number of items and services that can help you plan and enjoy your travels this summer. If you need some assistance planning your vacation check out our travel section located on … Continue reading



Fun on the Fourth!

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By: Beth von Behren on June 29, 2016 Print This Post

by Guest Blogger Lisa Henry Celebrate the founding of our nation here in Kirkwood this year!  The Kirkwood Pool will be open from 10 am to 6 pm on July 4th.  Then head on over to the annual Fourth of … Continue reading



Oh boy, is it hot outside!

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on June 21, 2016 Print This Post

In the dog days of summer, don’t forget a great way to stay cool and keep active by visiting the Kirkwood Aquatic Center! With many pools, slides, and classes to choose from, the Kirkwood pool offers something for everyone. You … Continue reading



Tech Happenings at Kirkwood Public Library

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By: Courtney Flesch on June 9, 2016 Print This Post

Your Kirkwood Public Library is always trying to stay on the forefront of technology, whether it be new software, equipment or programs. We want to be a place where you can connect with tech, like being able to check out … Continue reading