Crosby Kemper III Interviews Former Missouri Governor Bob Holden
All Library locations will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 17 for a staff development event. We will reopen for regular hours Thursday, December 18.
December 28, 2011
Library Director Crosby Kemper III conducts a public conversation with former Missouri Governor Bob Holden on Thursday, January 5, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Kemper and Holden will explore the former governor's career as a Missouri statesman and discuss his perspective on civic leadership and the public good.
Holden's official portrait, which was officially unveiled at the Missouri State Capitol on December 9, 2011, will be on display during the program. Portrait artist Carla Malone Steck will also make remarks on her approach to painting the portraits of both the Governor and the former First Lady, Lori Hauser Holden.
Admission is free. A 6 p.m. reception precedes the event. RSVP online or call 816.701.3407. Free parking is available at the Library District Parking Garage at 10th & Baltimore.
Major funding for programs at the Kansas City Public Library is provided by a generous grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.