Interviewing with Confidence

Join us for a presentation from a Fortune 500 Executive Recruiter, who will go through the process of a behavioral interview and reveal what employers are looking for, so you feel ready to show your full potential in your next interview.


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

Star Wars Trivia Night

Your Kirkwood Public Library is inviting you to a Galaxy Far, Far Away…to Star Wars 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. The Force will be with you, always.

CrAfter Work

Get creative and check a few people off your gifting list! Featured projects will include handmade ornaments, scented hand warmers, and hot chocolate jars. All supplies are provided. Registration required.

Music in the Library

Holiday Program! The Confluence Chamber Orchestra, directed by William Bauer, encourages lifelong enjoyment of playing music and performing for diverse audiences.

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.

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

On Tuesday, October 1, the Library’s cupola was temporarily removed for restoration. Once restored, the cupola will be returned.

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.