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Celebrating 90 Years at Kirkwood Public Library

by Guest Blogger Sarah Erwin Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis wins Pulitzer for fiction; Winnie-the-Pooh, The Sun Also Rises and Show Boat published; The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Yankees for first World Series win. In 1926, the world looked very … Continue reading

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Family Book Club Kits Now Available At Kirkwood Public Library

Make it a family book night with Kirkwood Public Library. We now have Family Book Club Kits available on our book caboose. Inside each kit find a selection of reading materials for all ages from child to adult on a … Continue reading

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FRIENDS OF KIRKWOOD LIBRARY SPONSOR LETTERS FROM SANTA & HOLIDAY SHOPPING FOR KIDS!

Deadlines: December2 (with North Pole Postmark)and December16 (Final) The Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library will again sponsor its “Letter from Santa” program. The Santa Letter is an annual fundraiser for the Library but it also helps Kris Kringle with … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Friends of the Library Week

It’s National Friends of the Library Week October 19-25, and on behalf of the library, I would like to take a moment to thank the Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library for all their hard work throughout the year!  Since … Continue reading

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Find Your Perfect Match at Kirkwood Public Library

Kirkwood Public Library has a number of solutions to help you on your quest to find the perfect material.  First, we have several blogs for your perusal. The Staff Reads Blog is a general blog aimed at adults that shares … Continue reading

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Summer Science Club – at KPL

by Guest Blogger Chelsea Bedley If you enjoy building things, seeing big reactions, learning about the weather from a real KMOV meteorologist, or seeing how the Titanic sunk, then come check out Kirkwood Public Library’s Summer Science Club! Our Summer … Continue reading

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Free Tax Help at Kirkwood Public Library

Gateway EITC Community Coalition visited the library on Monday, March 10, and helped prepare tax returns free of charge for families with incomes less than $52,000.  The library also has a wide assortment of federal tax forms and instruction booklets … Continue reading

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Proper Planning Makes Prairie State a Winner for Kirkwood

Experienced utility managers know a thing or two about providing low-cost, reliable power to their customers.  The steps we took to include the Prairie State power plant into the City of Kirkwood’s power portfolio enabled us to supply power to … Continue reading

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  • Grant Provides New 3D Printer to Kirkwood Public Library
  • Friends of Kirkwood Public Library Book Sale May 5th and 6th
  • Kirkwood Public Library – There’s an App for That!
  • Springtime at the Kirkwood Community Center
  • WOWbrary!
  • Celebrating 90 Years at Kirkwood Public Library
  • Family Book Club Kits Now Available At Kirkwood Public Library
  • FRIENDS OF KIRKWOOD LIBRARY SPONSOR LETTERS FROM SANTA & HOLIDAY SHOPPING FOR KIDS!
  • Celebrate National Friends of the Library Week
  • Find Your Perfect Match at Kirkwood Public Library