North-East Branch

North-East branch

The North-East Branch is located in the historic Northeast area - about 15 minutes from downtown Kansas City. In addition to items in English the North-East Library features a wide variety of materials in Spanish: books, magazines, fotonovelas, CDs, and DVDs. There is also a variety of books, newspapers in other languages to support the community.

North-East serves as a community center for the area as well as a meeting place for various community organizations and neighborhood associations.

At this branch

  • Computers: 16 for adults, 4 for kids, 3 "express" (15-minute limit), & 7 laptops
  • Wireless: All branches have wireless Internet access.
  • Study Rooms:
    2 rooms — accommodate 1 – 2 people
    (2 hour limit; available on a first-come, first-served basis)
  • Meeting Rooms: 2 rooms
  • Village Post Office
Citizenship Interview Practice

Nervous about your Naturalization Interview?

Get FREE help on Fridays from 12-2 p.m. at North-East.

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Volunteers now available to help you practice:
• Speaking English (eligibility interview based on N-400 form)
• Reading English (correctly read one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• Writing English (correctly write one out of three Naturalization Test sentences)
• 100 Civics Questions (correctly answer six out of ten randomly chosen USCIS questions)
• And so much more!

English Class

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

English Class

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

English Class

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

English Class

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

English Class

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

English Class

Learn basic vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Gain confidence in using English in your daily life.

Full Body Chair Fitness

No matter what your limitations, maybe you can still reap the physical, mental and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.

Full Body Chair Fitness

No matter what your limitations, maybe you can still reap the physical, mental and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.

Full Body Chair Fitness

No matter what your limitations, maybe you can still reap the physical, mental and emotional benefits of exercise. This class is designed to give you a total body workout. Cardio, strength and flexibility exercises are all performed from a seated position.

Stay Healthy Stay Strong - 2

Stay on the road to better health with Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2, an 8 week strength training program offered by MU Extension. This second level of strength training starts on April 23rd and runs through June 13th, meeting every Monday and Wednesday at 5:30. Call the Library for more information. 816-701-3485.

Stay Healthy Stay Strong - 2

Stay on the road to better health with Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2, an 8 week strength training program offered by MU Extension. This second level of strength training starts on April 23rd and runs through June 13th, meeting every Monday and Wednesday at 5:30. Call the Library for more information. 816-701-3485.

Story Time

Stories, songs, crafts and more!!

Summer Reading Game Night

Come play the Wii, the Xbox, the Playstation, and more! This event is appropriate for ages 10-18.

Tech Coach Drop In at North-East

Computer Questions?

Get help on Thursdays from 5-6:30 p.m. at North-East Library.

We're here to help with whatever technology questions you have--from building a resume to building a website!

Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

We have computers or bring your own device.

Can't make it to the drop in session? Appointments and more information available.

 

Village Post Office

Limited postal services are available:

  • Purchase Forever Stamps
  • Obtain Priority Mail Flat Rate envelopes and boxes
  • Mail pre-stamped envelopes or packages
  • Enjoy extended P.O. Box hours

Branch History

The North-East Branch opened in 1914 in Northeast High School with 6,000 books. In 1986 the Northeast, East, and Blue Valley branches were combined into the North-East branch. The library building at 6000 Wilson Road opened in 1989 and now contains approximately 65,000 items.