Good Yarns

If you knit, crochet, cross stitch, embroider, or do any other fiber crafts, unwind at our Tuesday night Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe you’ll even learn something new! All levels of experience are welcome.

Winter Reading

Chill out with a book and relax with the Kirkwood Public Library this Winter!  For our all ages Winter Reading Program, you can read and have your chance at fabulous prizes!

Music in the Library

Join us for the sounds of award-wining St. Louis Bella Corda, a youth guitar ensemble from the St. Louis Academy for Guitar in Kirkwood.


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

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!

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.

Cupola Restoration

The restoration of the Library’s cupola is complete and scheduled to be reinstalled on Monday, November 25.

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.

Access OverDrive


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


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.