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Throughout March, the Library commemorates Women's History Month by lifting up stories, achievements, and experiences past and present. Explore book recommendations, watch online events, and discover how local women helped shape Kansas City’s history.
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The Library is beyond thankful for the array of institutions and organizations across the community that team with us on essential programs and activities.

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The Kansas City Public Library’s Cindy Hohl is one of two candidates for the presidency of the American Library Association – with 55,000 members, the largest and most influential library association in the world.

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Who helped the squash cross the road? The crossing gourd! Yes, you guessed it, there's a feast of fun in the November Central Youth Services zine for kids.

Native American Heritage Month
Throughout November, discover the rich history, ceremonies, and storytelling traditions of the Indigenous peoples of North America as part of Native American Heritage Month. Explore Library reading recommendations, films, resources, and more.
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The Library’s catalog is currently experiencing a problem that is preventing all users from being able to login. This means that cardholders are unable to place holds and view checked-out materials on both the online catalog and the KC Library mobile app. Some of our online resources will also be inaccessible due to this login problem.