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“Janey Mack!” New Online Irish Records

If you are like most of us who do genealogy, you get pretty excited (hence the Irish exclama
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Publishing at The Story Center

As many authors know, writing a book is only half the battle.
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Food for Fines

MCPL’s Food for Fines Is Back!

Mid-Continent Public Library’s biannual Food for Fines program is back!
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old drum

The Trial of Old Drum: A Tale of Missouri History

Everyone knows the saying that a dog is “man’s best friend”—even if the cat people of the world don’t ne
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vintage medical supplies

My Ancestor Died of What?!

“What was the ‘white plague’?” you may wonder to yourself while looking at an ancestor’s dea
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country music

Midwest Genealogy Center Hosts Special Preview of Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’

Kansas City PBS and Mid-Continent Public Library, with support from KFKF, will host a special scre
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back to school

Back-to-School Jitters

The time has come for kids to head back to school!
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You Can Help Improve the Library’s Website!

Thanks to previous user feedback, Mid-Continent Public Library has implemented a number of enhancements
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That’s Italian!

My grandmother first ignited the genealogy bug in me unknowingly.
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Searching with Success

When it comes to searching for information, the internet is usually a computer user’s first destination.
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Reading Rocket Storytime

Block Party Celebrates Farview Library & Food Pantry

Mid-Continent Public Library, the Community Services League, and the Fort Osage School District wi
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Louis Armstrong

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Louis Armstrong

Now is the time to bust out a trumpet and put on a recording of “What a Wonderful World” because August
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