Kids

Be a part of our Library family!
We offer great books, activities,
and more for kids of all ages.

2016 Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award

Voting for the 2016 Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award is now open.

Cast your vote by December 31 »


Dial-A-Story

Call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line each week to hear a new story read aloud by our storytelling squad.

Dial 816.701.3456
Listen online >

Family Activities

The Library offers family-friendly fun for all ages! Find an entertaining kids’ activity at your nearest Library location.

Upcoming family activities >

Homework Help

Students can get live homework help every day from 2 -11 p.m., or access a variety of educational databases and digital resources using a library card.

Live homework help >
Explore digital homework resources >

Services for Educators

The Kansas City Public Library provides many resources and services to incorporate in your classroom.

Services for classes >
Services at the Library >
Special service options for educators >
Books to Go >

Staff Suggestions - coming soon