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Where in the world…?

Where in the world…?

One of the goals of most genealogists with immigrant ancestors is the elusive: “When did they arrive in the Un
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Mid-Continent Public Library Opens Withers Branch in Liberty

Mid-Continent Public Library Opens Withers Branch in Liberty

On Wednesday, September 23, at 9:00 a.m.
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L’Shanah Tovah! Reads for Rosh Hashanah

L’Shanah Tovah! Reads for Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah is a two-day celebration of the start of the Jewish New Year.
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Building Block Awards: Vote on Your Favorite Picture Book!

Building Block Awards: Vote on Your Favorite Picture Book!

Did you know that each year, kids ages 0-6 in Missouri vote for their favorite picture book?
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Get Tailgate Ready at the Library

Get Tailgate Ready at the Library

Starting in September, the air starts to cool, the trees
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Are You One of the One-Third?

Are You One of the One-Third?

I was born into a family where my paternal grandmother lived with us, and even though she died when I was 10 y
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Access Your World with Your Library Card!

Access Your World with Your Library Card!

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month, and this year, there are more reasons than ever to mak
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Square One Launches ‘Business of Childcare’ Series

Square One Launches ‘Business of Childcare’ Series

Mid-Continent Public Library’s Square One Small Business Services division will launch a new serie
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Parlez-vous Tanguay?

Parlez-vous Tanguay?

Ah, French-Canadian genealogy research—a little English here, a little French there.
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Work-from-Home Hacks

Work-from-Home Hacks

In March, like so many others, I began working from home.
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What Is the Internet of Things?

What Is the Internet of Things?

I was today years old when I heard the term “Internet of Things.” It wasn’t a term that popped up in my
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New Skills for a New World

New Skills for a New World

There are many skills I’ve needed while working at the Library—a knowledge of books, good customer servi
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