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Women's History Month - Books and Film
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Monday, March 8, 2021
During Women's History Month, we commemorate the lives and achievements of trailblazers throughout history and share experiences of today's changemakers. Check out lists of recommended books and browse the collection of films available through the Library's free streaming services. 
 
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Women Who Made History
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Monday, March 8, 2021
The Library's Missouri Valley Special Collections has two coloring books available for free download that celebrate the lives and contributions of local women in our region's history. Read about the legacies of these notable Kansas City women and get digital copies of the coloring books to print out and enjoy. Find both editions at kchistory.org.coloringkc.
 
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Thursday, March 4, 2021

The Kansas City area is clearly the cradle of bandit brothers, having produced perhaps the nation’s two most notorious sets of outlaw siblings, Frank and Jesse James and the Youngers.
But let’s not forget the Daltons.

Community Resources
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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Just before Christmas, a young woman – pregnant and accompanied by her mother – sought out the Library’s Community Resources team for help. She had a new place to live but lacked furnishings and many other everyday essentials. Where could she turn? Hear how the Library helped this individual -- and many more -- through its one-on-one assistance sessions.
 
Alesha Bowman - credit KC SourceLink
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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
You’ve got an idea for a business, but you’re not sure how to take your vision from back of the napkin to balance sheet. How can you find useful resources that will energize your entrepreneurial endeavors?  Read how the Library helped one local businessworman get her plan in action.
 
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Monday, March 1, 2021

The March 2021 CYS kids zine is now available! It is packed with great new books for Women's History Month and much more!
 

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