Turner Community Library


831 S. 55th St., Kansas City, KS 66106 | 913.295.8250

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Welcome to KCKPL's Turner Community Library!

Branch Hours:
Mondays-Thursdays: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Fridays: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturdays: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Sun: Closed
Turner Community Library
The Turner Community Library is located in the Turner Recreation Commission Community Center. People can access the Library through the front doors of the Center and then by going down the stairs and to the left. An entrance at the back of the Center provides more immediate access to the Library and requires no stairs or elevators to get to the Library.

The Turner Community Library is a 1,700 square-foot library and has more than 10,000 items, including books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs and magazines. Patrons also can request and receive materials from other Kansas City, Kanas Public Libraries along with other libraries throughout the county.

Click here for directions! The Library also can be reached on Bus Route 115.

At this Branch

The following services and equipment are available at the Turner Community Library. Click on the headers for additional information.
This facility includes six (6) handicap parking spots. Ramps and elevators are located throughout the building but not directly to the Library. Handicap restrooms are located within the building and are accessible via the elevator. The building also has automatic door openers.
The Turner Recreation Commission Center has a parking lot available to people using the center and this includes the Library. The parking lot includes six (6) dedicated handicap parking spots.
The Turner Community Library has 12 computers available to patrons. The lab also includes a printer. Printing costs 10 cents a page for black & white and 50 cents a page for color.
The following equipment is available to patrons at this location.

At Turner, you can checkout books and walk outside to a playground.



Upcoming Events

Check out these upcoming programs and events! Or click here to see events and programs happening at the Schlagle Library this month.

Branch Manager Louisa Whitfield-Smith

Louisa Whitfield-Smith
Louisa Whitfield-Smith oversees KCKPL's Main Library. People can email her directly at lwhitfield-smith@kckpl.org.