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Health Justice Now
Thursday, Jan. 23  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Plaza Branch
Drawing from new book Health Justice Now: Single Payer and What Comes Next, activist and author Timothy Faust makes the case for a single-payer, government-run healthcare system that assures all Americans of medical coverage. Critics decry the cost. He argues that our country should address healthcare as a human right, paying for it the same way we do for roads and police and fire services.
Crosby Kemper III to Lead Institute of Museum and Library Services

Crosby Kemper III to Lead
Institute of Museum & Library Services

Kansas City Public Library Director Crosby Kemper III is assuming leadership of the Washington, D.C.-based Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) after his confirmation by the U.S. Senate. He was nominated to the position by President Donald Trump.

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.
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Folktales, fairy tales, and children's literature are just a phone call away with the Library’s Dial-A-Story service. Call the phone line each week to hear a new tale read aloud by our storytelling squad. Dial 816.701.3456 or listen online.