Civil War Era Family Life
All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and remain closed on Thursday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.
Nancy Lewis and Anne Mallinson discuss the challenges American families faced during the Civil War era. Lewis and Mallinson are both graduates from the University of Missouri, retired educators and life-long Missouri residents. Children will be able to dress up in period attire provided by the Wornall House and make rag dolls.
The event is appropriate for all ages.