Songs of the Black Pioneers

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.

Thursday, February 11, 2010
10:00am @ Central Library

Dr. Mae Jemison, the world's first black female to fly on the space shuttle, and Bass Reeves, the first black United States Marshall, are just a few of the great African American pioneers you'll discover and explore in this musical tribute to those individuals and their accomplishments. Your guide for this interactive session is motivational storyteller and cultural historian Brother John.