Midwest Genealogy Center Building
The Midwest Genealogy Center opened in June 2008. The largest free-standing public genealogy library in the United States boasts 52,000 square feet of resources for family history researchers.
On June 17, 1933, shots rang out at Union Station in Kansas City and forever changed federal law enforcement in the United States. Five men were killed in a flurry of machine gun and shotgun fire, and only after the assassination of mob boss Johnny Lazia did the FBI to come up with a solution to the massacre.
Have you ever wondered who lived here before you did? Whose house was here before yours? Many groups of Native Americans have lived near Line Creek. Archeologist Gail Lundeen will describe the archaeological evidence that has been found to help us learn more about the original occupants of this area.
Join us for our annual "Let Your Skeletons Dance!" Lock-In on October 24th from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. Attendees will be "locked-in" to enjoy a delicious buffet and have until midnight to do genealogical research in a fun environment.