About this 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
Location & hours
Branch Manager: Claudia Visnich
|Monday - Thursday||9 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Friday||9 a.m. - 5 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m. - 5 p.m.|
|Sunday||1 p.m. - 5 p.m.|
Regular activities & classes
Every Friday at 10:30 a.m.
Bring your child to the Library for stories and a craft. Parent participation is welcome.
Computer Basic Classes
Every Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
1st Saturday - Computer Basics
2nd Saturday - Internet Basics
3rd Saturday - E-mail Basics
4th Saturday - Microsoft Word Basics
North-East Book Group
Every First Sunday at 2 p.m.
Read, Quilt, Talk!
Discuss books and work on quilting projects. Beginners are welcome!
Second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m.
Village Post Office
Limited postal services are now available at the North-East Branch.
- Purchase Forever Stamps
- Obtain Priority Mail Flat Rate envelopes and boxes
- Mail pre-stamped envelopes or packages
- Enjoy extended P.O. Box hours
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.