Libraries Will be Closed on Juneteenth, Sunday, June 19

All libraries will be closed on Juneteenth, Sunday, June 19. You can still use some services while we're closed. Find out how the holiday will impact services.

Customer Service

Ask KCLS staff will be unavailable for email, chat, or phone calls. Staff will be unavailable to respond to questions on our social media accounts. These customer service channels will resume normal operation on Monday, June 20.

Digital Access

You will continue to have access to your online account and digital collections. You can download eBooks, stream music and movies, and more. Find digital services that you can use while libraries are closed.

Returns and Locker Holds

Book drops and Self-Check-in stations will be open on the holiday. You can return items to book drops while we are closed.
Lockers are available as a hold pickup option at select library locations. Lockers are available 24/7. If your holds are ready to be collected from a locker, you can pick them up on the holiday.

Browse Juneteenth Reads

Read stories that honor Black American culture, heritage, legacy, and freedom. Browse our picks to read in honor of Juneteenth.

Your Next Library Visit

Find hours and services offered at your library on your library's location page.