Get Road Trip Ready with Kirkwood Public Library

Courtney Flesch

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 the third floor. Need something for the kids to do check out our Playaway views for an all in one movie viewer or our new launchpads for kids through teen with a set of pre-loaded games on a tablet. Also check out our collection of audiobooks for a good book to listen to as a family.  Some suggestions include Anne of Green Gables, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, and Hatchet.

Don’t want to worry about losing a library item on a trip? We have applications downloadable to phones, tablets and ereaders including Hoopla and Overdrive. Hoopla offers movies, music, audiobooks, and ebooks and there is never a wait. Some items currently available on Hoopla include Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording), Summer Magic featuring Hayley Mills, and audiobooks such as The Hobbit by J.R.R Tokien, and Yes Please by Amy Poehler. Hope you have a safe and entertaining trip!


Courtney Flesch is the Director of Customer Service and is currently reading Unwind by Neal Shusterman and planning trips to Seattle, Walt Disney World, and Lake of the Ozarks.  Visit your Kirkwood Public Library at 140 E. Jefferson Avenue, or call us at 821-5770.  Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.



Courtney Flesch

Written by Courtney Flesch