Dial-A-Story: Black History Month Edition

The Library's Dial-A-Story service features several books that celebrate Black stories and voices as part of Black History Month. Dial 816.701.3456 to hear these titles read by our special narrators the week of February 9 -12, 2022. You can also listen online.

About Dial-A-Story


Among this month's featured storytellers are Jackie Brown, Facilities Services Specialist, who will read
Parker Looks Up, and Connie Jones, Library Substitute, who will read When We Say Black Lives Matter.

Monday, Feb 7 - Tuesday, Feb. 8:
When We Say Black Lives Matter
by Maxine Beneba Clarke

Wednesday, Feb 9 - Thursday, Feb. 10:
The Electric Slide and Kai
by Kelly J. Baptist

Friday, Feb 11 - Saturday, Feb. 12:
Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment
by Parker Curry & Jessica Curry