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Just as I Am by Cicely Tyson

Just as I Am by Cicely Tyson

On January 28, 2021, Cicely Tyson passed away at the age of 96, barely two days after
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From the Director: Women’s History Month

From the Director: Women’s History Month

Many of you will not be surprised to learn that I was reading
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Satchel Paige: An American Legend

Satchel Paige: An American Legend

For fans of baseball and larger-than-life sports figures, look no further than
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Connecting through Story Swap!

Connecting through Story Swap!

Change and challenge have been two key themes since the pandemic started, and here at The Story Center,
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Irish Church Records

Irish Church Records

When researching Irish ancestors, church records are a valuable resource.
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MCPL Launches ‘Express Service’

MCPL Launches ‘Express Service’

Mid-Continent Public Library has launched “Express Service,” allowing customers to independently b
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Free Streaming Video Resources from the Library

Free Streaming Video Resources from the Library

Online watching and listening are the new norm in our world!
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The California Trail: There’s Gold in Them Hills!

The California Trail: There’s Gold in Them Hills!

Boom town, claim jumping, fool’s gold, forty-niners, gold fever—this is the language of the California G
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Kansas City Black History

Kansas City Black History

Nearly a century ago, Carter Woodson wanted to draw the nation’s attention to what he considered an over
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Get in the Valentine’s Day Spirit! …or Not!

Get in the Valentine’s Day Spirit! …or Not!

This Sunday is Valentine’s Day!
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MCPL Spotlights Missouri’s 200-Year History

MCPL Spotlights Missouri’s 200-Year History

In six months, Missouri will reach its 200-year anniversary of becoming the 24th state.
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From the Director: Explore Black History

From the Director: Explore Black History

Many people know that one of my favorite
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