Information & Events

See what events and activities are available for adult patrons at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library.


Cultural Events & Special Presentations

Take a look at upcoming cultural events and special presentations that may be of interest.


Join a digital reading program

Check out our digital reading program, Beanstack, and earn digital badges tracking your progress.


Various Monthly Bookclubs

KCKPL hosts several bookclubs. Take a look at our options and see if one of them is of interest to you.


Lifelong Learning Opportunities

Consider learning a new skill or enhancing your knowledge by taking a class at KCKPL.

Leisure & Research

Access a multitude of resources from KCKPL catered just for you.

KC Star

Kansas City Star

Access today's online version with images of the KC Star. For 1880-1990 archived articles, use the Historical KC Star.

Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Learn and discover a new language such as English, Spanish, German, French, Chinese, and more with Mango Languages.



Search Businesses, People, Mailing Lists and Sales Leads, Jobs, and more.

Job & Career Accelerator

Job & Career

Job & Career Accelerator provides resources for job seekers in all stages of the career and job-application process.

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

Digital Magazines

Flipster is a magazine service that allows patrons to browse digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines.

Auto Repair Source

Auto Repair Source

Auto Repair Source provides up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. provides access to experts who can help with classes, resume and cover letter building, interview prep and more.