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Digital Archive of Historical Kirkwood Now Online!

Courtney Flesch

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

Kirkwood Public Library has so much to celebrate this year! In addition to our year-long 90th anniversary celebration, we are also proud to announce the launch of our digital archive. This online collection features historic photographs and documents from the … Continue reading



Kirkwood Public Library Launches New Website!

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By: Beth von Behren on March 4, 2016 Print This Post

Everybody loves new tech.  Well, check it out:  Kirkwood Public Library has launched a new and redesigned Website. Click here to see it.  And here is a guest blog from Chelsea Bedley telling you all about it. Wednesday, March 2, marks … Continue reading



Kirkwood Public Library Calling All Artists for Library Card Designs

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By: Courtney Flesch on March 1, 2016 Print This Post

The Kirkwood Public Library is holding a Library Card Design Contest in honor of our 90th Anniversary. Library Card Designs will be accepted now through March 20, 2016. All ages are invited to participate and one winner will be selected … Continue reading



Celebrating 90 Years at Kirkwood Public Library

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By: Beth von Behren on February 19, 2016 Print This Post

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



Preserving the Past at Kirkwood Public Library

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By: Courtney Flesch on February 18, 2016 Print This Post

As part of the yearlong celebration of our 90th anniversary, Kirkwood Public Library is excited to announce the launch of our Digital Archives on March 2nd at 7:00pm!  Join us for the unveiling our Digital Archives; an online repository of … Continue reading



The 2016 Elections: Do You Know Who You Will Vote For?

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By: Beth von Behren on February 5, 2016 Print This Post

Submitted by Lisa Henry Whether you are contemplating the upcoming Kirkwood elections and would like to get to know the candidates better, or are concerned about politics on a national level, your Kirkwood Public Library is here to help!  Kirkwood … Continue reading



Thinking Ahead

Georgia Ragland

By: Georgia Ragland on February 2, 2016 Print This Post

Growing up I wish there had been more career counseling opportunities at my school. All the members of my family were either nurses or teachers so even when I was picking a major in college, I was mostly clueless as … Continue reading



New Website to Launch Soon

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By: Courtney Flesch on January 28, 2016 Print This Post

Kirkwood Public Library has spent the last few months designing and building a new website. This new site will be streamlined, mobile-friendly and much easier to navigate, with quick access to library resources such as OverDrive and Zinio as well … Continue reading



The Arts in Kirkwood

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By: Beth von Behren on January 21, 2016 Print This Post

We are lucky to live in a City with so many ways to explore culture and the arts. There’s the St. Louis Art Museum, the Missouri History Museum, and the Muny, to name just a few, but there are also … Continue reading



Get Help this Tax Season at Kirkwood Public Library

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

Need help with your taxes? Join us this Saturday January 16th for Taxes and the IRS, a program that will share information on how to get started this tax season. Starting in late January pick up your tax forms at … Continue reading