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Books make great holiday gifts, but choosing the right one can be daunting. The Library can toss you a gift-giving lifeline with our Gift Shelf Help reading recommendation service. Tell us a bit about the special reader in your life (or yourself!), and our experts will prepare a customized list of taste-tailored titles.
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The Library and Legal Aid of Western Missouri will offer a property tax workshop on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at the Library's Westport Branch. Get one-on-one help from Legal Aid attorneys.
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Has the holiday season got you down?  Feeling stressed?  Need a break?  Check out 12 days of fun wellness activities happening at every Kansas City Public Library location from December 9 -21.  Activities include mindfulness and meditation, arts and crafts, nutrition, workshops on beating the holiday blues, and more. 

Does Kansas City show its heart as you fly over airport? KCQ looks out the window seat.

The Kansas City Public Library is pleased to announce the addition of 1,109 digitized yearbooks to our digital history site Resulting from more than two years of work by Missouri Valley Special Collections staff, the Kansas City Area High School Yearbooks Collection has tremendous research potential.

The holiday spirit is in full swing in Kansas City and, to help celebrate, we’re responding to a reader who asked about the origins of the lights on the Country Club Plaza – one of the most notable Christmas light traditions in the country.