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

Family Activities

The Library offers family-friendly fun for all ages! Explore all kinds of entertaining activities and events for youth.

Find Family Fun On Our YouTube Channel

The Kansas City Public Library's channel for youth and families features hands-on activities, STEAM projects, book recs and so much more!


iVox is an interactive storybook app for children ages 4-8 that brings favorite stories to life with three-dimensional characters and scenes that children can explore.


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

Call 816.701.3456

Homework Resources

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.

Recommended Reading

Find great reads for your kids with curated age-appropriate lists, award winners, and reviews.

Recommended Reading by Grade Level

Services for Educators

The Library provides many resources and services to incorporate in your classroom, and welcomes your input regarding recommended reading for students.