Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church
 

Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church
Wednesday, Oct. 30  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Central Library
Megan Phelps-Roper, granddaughter of the late Fred Phelps, discusses his incendiary Westboro Baptist Church, her onetime embrace of a role as one of its most visible spokespersons, and her decision in November 2012 to break away – all detailed in her new memoir Unfollow.
 
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Access a World of News With PressReader
Staying informed about what’s happening in your community, nation, and world is now easier than ever, thanks to PressReader, the latest addition to the Library’s collection of digital services. PressReader gives you one place to manage the news, and your Kansas City Public Library card gets you free and unlimited access to over 6,000 newspapers and magazines from around the world, in 60-plus languages… no subscriptions required.
 
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Celebrating Friends of Libraries Week
During National Friends of Libraries Week, October 20-26. 2019, we recognize the contributions our Friends of the Kansas City Public Library make to many of our programs and initiatives. Learn more about the Friends’ impact and find out how you can become a member.
 
Wanting Some Halloween Spirit? We Got You, Boo.
 

Wanting Some Halloween Spirit? We Got You, Boo.
It’s fall, y’all, and the Library is all about the Halloween season with a monstrously good mashup of haunted local history tales, scary story recommendations, spooky special events, and frightfully fun family festivities.