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Underground Railroad: The Who, What, and Where Did It Go?, May 30

Secret codes, secret symbols, secret agents, and songs! Cultural historian Brother John shares more insight on what was going on during this time in America’s history.

Thursday, May 30, 7:00 p.m.

Midwest Genealogy Center
3440 S. Lee’s Summit Rd, Independence

For more information, visit the library website.
Registration required; sign up online

For ages 8 and up; family participation recommended

Walkabout at Midwest Genealogy Center, May 21

Take a walk around MGC and learn about all the wonderful resources available for genealogy and history research. Each department will be explored as we tour the building, displays, periodicals, microforms, special classes and events, rare books, full book collection, maps, and archived materials. Beginning level.

Tuesday, May 21, 10:00 AM
Midwest Genealogy Center
3440 S. Lee’s Summit Rd, Independence

For more information, visit the library website.
Registration required; sign up online

Note: this event is designed for adults, though the registration form does not ask for age. Therefore, we can only recommend this for Pioneers and Patriots working on Ancestor Detector, and it would probably be best for a parent or other adult to attend as well.