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Story Center Speaker Series

The Story Center at Mid-Continent Public Library offers materials, resources, and programming for showcasing the print, oral, and digital stories created within. In partnership with Rainy Day Books, the Story Center showcases authors, creating opportunities for the public to learn more about the craft of writing.

All Story Center Speaker Series presentations are held at Woodneath Library Center, 8900 NE Flintlock Drive, Kansas City, MO.

Upcoming Story Center Speaker Series events include:

The Story Center Speaker Series: Matthew Quirk

Wed, Jan 23 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join Matthew Quirk, author of "The 500," for a look at his latest novel, "The Night Agent." To find a Russian mole in the White House, a FBI agent must question everything and trust no one.

The Story Center Speaker Series: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

Thu, Jan 31 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join bestselling authors Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen as they talk about their latest psychological thriller, "An Anonymous Girl." Jessica Farris signs up for a psychology study to earn some qu

The Story Center Speaker Series: Tom Clavin

Thu, Feb 7 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join New York Times bestselling author Tom Clavin for a discussion of his new book Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter.

The Story Center Speaker Series: Ann Ingalls

Fri, Feb 15 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join The Story Center for the release of local author Ann Ingalls' latest book "Pencil: A Story With a Point." Pencil and his boy, Jackson, are a great pair. They draw. They sketch. They scribble.

The Story Center Speaker Series: Niki Lenz

Tue, Mar 26 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
Join The Story Center for the release of local author Niki Lenz's latest book "Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen." When you're a Buttman, the label "bully" comes with the territory, and Bernice lives up

The Story Center Speaker Series: Karen Kingsbury

Wed, Apr 10 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Story Center Event
Registration Required
The Story Center will welcome #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury as she discusses her latest book, “Two Weeks: A Novel.” A new story in the Baxter Family series, the book tells the h
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