Wednesday, April 24 | 6:30 p.m. | Central Library
Louis Galambos, a Johns Hopkins University historian who edited the papers of Dwight D. Eisenhower, discusses his new book on Ike, exploring shifts in his identity and reputation over his lifetime and how our 34th president developed his distinctive leadership skills.
The Library joins the Kansas City community in saying a fond, grateful goodbye to Henry W. Bloch, one of the city’s greatest entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Bloch, who co-founded H&R Block in 1955 and helped build it into the world’s largest tax preparation company, died Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the age of 96.
Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27 | Waldo Branch
Find books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, and other great deals for the young readers in your life at the Friends' annual sale. Proceeds support the Library's Summer Reading Program.