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.
Follow the wife of Aquilla Lobb, who settled in eastern Independence in the 1820s, as she details the growth of Jackson County until 1840. This is mainly a PowerPoint "show and tell" program.
Learn about the stories and histories of the families who lived in this area in 1860. Tom Rafiner will try to answer the question of what happened to the families during the War leading up and subsequent to Order No. 11, where they went, and who came back.
Victor & Penny is a vocal duo that offers up antique pop from the 1930s and 1940s on ukulele and a lovely old electric guitar. With charm and good humor, they bring a fresh twist to old standards and some more modern tunes.