Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Great March on Washington DC
All Library locations will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.
Join us as we commemorate one of the landmark events in the civil rights movement.
Library staff will lead a march around the block carrying signs representative of those seen in 1963.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 – 4 p.m.
Kansas City Public Library Lucile H. Bluford Branch, 3050 Prospect Ave.
Following the March, the documentary Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin will be shown. Rustin was the sole organizer of The Great March on Washington.