Trails West Branch
About this branch
The Trails West Branch Library is located a few blocks off the Santa Fe Trail in Independence, within two miles of the Harry S. Truman historical district and world headquarters for the Community of Christ. This branch has numerous activities and programs for children and adults.
At this branch
- Computers: 13 for adults, 3 business computers, 4 for teens, 4 for kids, & 3 "express" (15-minute limit)
- Wireless: All branches have free Wi-Fi 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
Location & hours
Branch Manager: Ruth Stephens
|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
KC Kids Create Discovery Club
Every Fourth Wednesday from 4 – 5:30 p.m.
For Ages 8 to 12
Rockin’ Ramblin’ Readers
Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Bring your little ones for a storytime with music and great books, followed by a fun activity for all to enjoy.
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10 – 11 a.m.
Weekly health and fitness walking class for adults
Weekly Teen Gaming and other activities
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4 – 6 p.m.
In Between Worlds
Every Fourth Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Please register at 816.701.3483 with your first and last name
Trailblazers Book Group
Every Third Saturday at 2 p.m.