Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl graphic
 

Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl
Thursday, Feb. 20  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Central Library
In a discussion of her new book, Towson University’s Jeannie Vanasco walks through her lingering trauma, feelings of betrayal, and need for accountability more than a decade her rape by a close friend from high school. Setting the #MeToo-era memoir apart: She also gives voice to her attacker, who spoke to Vanasco at length.
 
Library Receives 5-Star Rating from Library Journal
 

Library Receives 5-Star Rating from Library Journal

For the fourth consecutive year, the Kansas City Public Library has earned a 5-star designation from Library Journal. Only 85 public libraries nationwide – less than than 1 percent of the total of 9,245 – attained that top-tier standing.
 

Tax Resources
 

Tax Resources at the Library
Need help preparing your taxes? The Library offers free access to forms, connections to one-on-one assistance, and other helpful guides and resources.
 
Kansas City Black History 2020
 

Kansas City Black History 2020
Each year, the Library partners with the Local Investment Commission (LINC) and the Black Archives of Mid-America to produce a series of Black History Month materials celebrating the legacies and accomplishments of notable African-Americans from the Kansas City area. The individuals featured in the 2020 series all helped break down barriers in our community, elevating and inspiring others then and now.