Trails West Branch

Trails West 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.

Featured Activity at This Branch

January is women's health month! Please stop by the Health and Wellness Table and visit with a representative from Planned Parenthood to learn about all that they offer for women and their reproductive health. You will also have an opportunity to meet your Health and Wellness Librarian and discover the Free health wellness programming available at your library.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 1:00 pm

At this branch

Kid's Cafe

Please Join Us for a Healthy Free Snack Monday-Thursday from 4PM-5PM.

Line Dancing

Come join us every other Monday night for Free Line Dancing!
Come on out for a fun filled night with instructor Sally England
A line dance is a choreographed dance with a repeated sequence of steps in which a group of people dance in one or more lines or rows, all facing either each .
This class is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Medicare Made Easy

Learn everything you need to know about Medicare in plain English. No registration is required.

Preschool Storytime

Bring your little ones for a Storytime with songs, books and a fun activity for all to enjoy.

Treat Yourself to Yoga

Have you always wanted to try yoga but are anxious about being a beginner? If so, this is the class for you. You will learn the basics in a supportive environment with other beginners.

Already practicing yoga? Join in the fun and get back to basics with a slower paced flow.

Passport Services

U.S. Passport application services are available at the Trails West Branch. No appointment necessary—services are offered during regular business hours. Passport service ends one hour before closing time.

There are required documents to bring and other steps to review before your visit. A checklist of materials and details can be found on the Passport Services page.