Kirkwood Library

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Upcoming Events
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  1. Gardening Club

    When: Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Share gardening know-how and techniques with an expert gardener.

  2. Castaways Knit and Crochet Group

    When: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Nook

    Bring an ongoing project or start a new one. All levels.

  3. Rhythm, Rhyme and Story Time

    When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Kirkwood Library at Community Room

    Crafts, music, stories, songs and more.

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Kirkwood Library has been serving the community since 1968. In 2008, the original library was demolished and construction was begun on the current building. The new library opened to the public in August 2009.