Ribbon Cutting Celebration with Guion Bluford
All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.
Celebrate the Grand Reopening of the
Newly Renovated Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Saturday, March 6 • 10 a.m.
Ribbon cutting celebration at the Bluford Branch, 3050 Prospect Avenue, featuring special guest Guion Bluford -- the nephew of civil rights pioneer Lucile Bluford and America’s first black astronaut in space -- and a host of local dignitaries.
Call 816.701.3407 for more information.
Also part of the celebration:
Friday, March 5 • 6:30 p.m.
Guion Bluford will speak at the Central Library during An Evening with Guion Bluford.
Sunday, March 7 • 5 p.m.
A discussion focusing on the April Kansas City School Board elections, hosted by KCUR 89.3 FM’s KC Currents, a magazine-style show covering Kansas City’s minority communities. This event will take place at the Bluford Branch, 3050 Prospect Avenue.