CrAfter Work

Make a fun door hanger out of pinecones, ribbon and paint! This easy craft will make a beautiful addition to your fall decorations. All supplies are provided. Registration required.

New Drop-In IT Time

We will be temporarily offering a new Drop-In IT time on Monday evenings from 7-8 PM through September 30th (excluding September 2nd). Simply “drop in” for help with computers, tablets, the internet and other technologies. No appointment necessary.

Voter Registration with the LWV

Volunteers from the League of Women Voters will be available in the Lobby to help you get registered to vote and answer questions

#MeToo Movement

Adults and Teens ages 12-18 are invited to attend a special joint Community Conversations and Teen Share Your Voice! Join Dr. Mary Ann Dzuback, Chair and Associate Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Washington University, for a presentation that will examine the history of #MeToo and the social/cultural contexts that contribute to sexual and gender harassment.


Kanopy, a streaming video service for libraries, offers access to a large, curated catalog of educational, entertaining, and enriching films.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these tips into a plan for healthy aging.

VHS Conversion as a Service

Our VHSaaS has EXPANDED! Now converting VHS, VHS-C, 8mm, and MiniDV tapes, as well as 8mm and Super 8 reels! Preserve your memories today!

Downton Abbey Trivia Night

Are you a fan of the residents of Downton Abbey?Then you are invited to the Kirkwood Public Library’s Downton Abbey Trivia Night! The winning team will receive a themed trophy made from the library’s 3D printer! You are welcome to bring snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Registration required. Maximum of 6 people per table.

Featured Services

Copper Beech Tree

The Kirkwood community has been very lucky over the years to have the two beautiful and stately copper beech trees located on Kirkwood Public Library grounds.

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Kanopy streaming video offers a large collection of award-winning films, documentaries, and kid's programming. Or download the Kanopy app today.

HRC Student Art Exhibit

This art exhibit is open to all middle school students in public, private, religious schools, and home schooled, located within the City limits of Kirkwood R7 School District: grades 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.


KPL Digital Archive

Our mission is to provide access to digital content that is in need of preservation, historically relevant, and meaningful to the Kirkwood Community.

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Get your summer started! Check out Hoopla for movies, audiobooks, ebooks, music, comics and more! Or download the Hoopla app today.