Welcome to KCKPL's F.L. Schlagle Library!
- Current Open Branch Hours & Curbside Service Hours:
- Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM
- Third Saturday of the month 9AM - 5 PM
- Sunday CLOSED
The Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library and Environmental Learning Center is one of only two public library environmental learning centers in the United States. The library is the result of a unique partnership between the Kansas City, Kansas Public Library, USD 500, and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County Parks and Recreation Department. For more about the Library, click here. To learn more about Mr. F.L. Schlagle, click here.
The library is located on the west side of Wyandotte County Lake Park, just north of Leavenworth Road and east of I-435. Parking is available in the lot directly in front of the library. Click here for directions!
Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library offers special programming for area schools and organizations. Find information here on how to schedule programs and what type of programming is available. Click here to find out how to schedule these programs for your classroom.
- Elementary Schools Program Guide
- Secondary Schools Program Guide
- Boy Scouts Program Guide
- Girl Scouts Program Guide
- Summer Camp Information
At this Branch
The F.L. Schlagle Library has two (2) laptops available for patron use. The library also includes a printer and photocopier. Printing or making copies in Black & White costs 10 cents a page. Copies or prints in color costs 50 cents a page. A fax machine is also available.
There is parking available inside the circle drive directly to the north of the Library. Two handicap parking spots are also available.
Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library offers hands-on nature and science-based educational and outdoor recreational programs to school students and the general public. Teachers can bring their classes on field trips, or schedule outreach visits from F.L. Schlagle staff to their schools. The library offers family-friendly events on Saturdays including trail hikes, nature crafts, classes on Kansas natural history, and more.
F.L. Schlagle also offers summer camps for ages 5-15, spring and winter break programs, monthly homeschool science programs, monthly storytimes, and Scout workshops. The library holds two large scale events each year, the Lawson Roberts Butterfly Festival in September and Eagle Days in January.
In addition, the library has many live reptiles on display. There is also a “touch table” with many animal biofacts, scavenger hunts, and a nature trail. In addition, we are located near two of the Wyandotte County Lake Bridle Trail trailheads.
Branch Manager - Patrice Gonzalez
Contact her directly at email@example.com.