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Free Marketing, Advertising and Branding Bootcamp for Small Business

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The Clay County Economic Development Council and Mid-Continent Public Library will host a Small Business Bootcamp on Friday, Sept. 23 at 8:30 a.m. at the Woodneath Library Center, 8900 Flintlock Road, Kansas City. This event will focus on helping local entrepreneurs navigate the areas of marketing, advertising, and branding. At …

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Jesse James Farm Display to Appear at Various Mid-Continent Libraries

The Friends of the James Farm are sponsoring two traveling displays of artifacts from the life and times of Missouri outlaw Jesse James that will be on exhibit throughout this fall at several Mid-Continent Public Library locations. Made up of historians, authors, gun collectors, reenactors, and descendants of the James …

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Mid-Continent Public Library Hosts Award-Winning Author, Laura McHugh

Laura McHugh Speaks About Her Latest Novel in Story Center Speaker Series Award-winning regional author Laura McHugh will visit Woodneath Library Center onAugust 11 for a presentation and book signing as part of Mid-Continent Public Library’s ongoing Story Center Speaker Series, presented in partnership with Rainy Day Books. A Columbia, …

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Library Celebrates Summer Reading During ‘MCPL Night at the K’

On July 26 at Kauffman Stadium, Royals fans will have the chance to root for their hometown team and celebrate summer reading with their local Library as the “boys in blue” take on the Los Angeles Angels. The game, which starts at 7:15 p.m., has been designated by the Royals …

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August Events at Smithville Mid-Continent Library

August 6, 2016, Saturday at 10:00 AM From Soccer to Circus to Reading Learn how juggling and reading are very much alike from International Jugglers Association Team Champion Brian Wendling while he juggles, spins, balances, and amazes everyone in the room. (Ages 3 and up) Registration is required. August 18, …

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July 2016 Events at the Antioch branch of Mid Continent Public Library

PLEASE NOTE: Programs are free, but registration is required and may be done online at mymcpl.org or by phone at 816-454-1306. Space is limited: events and dates are subject to change. Storytime in the Park Join us for a traditional storytime as we visit parks throughout Kansas City North and …

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Mid-Continent Public Library to Pursue Levy Increase

Library Board of Trustees Approves Ballot Initiative for November Election  Independence, MO – Following last Tuesday night’s meeting of Mid-Continent Public Library’s Board of Trustees, the Library announced its intentions to place an eight cent property tax levy increase on the November 8 general election ballot. The increase would be applied …

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July Events at the Smithville Mid-Continent Public Library

Free Programs for All Ages  PLEASE NOTE: Programs are free, but registration is required and may be done online at http://www.mymcpl.org/events or by phone at 816-532-0116. Space is limited; events and dates are subject to change. July 1, 2016, Friday at 2:00 PM Kids Create: LEGOs at the Library Create …

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MCPL Announces 2016 Food Truck Rookie of the Year

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Boo Yah! Takes Home Top Award from Library’s Food Truck Face Off Independence, MO – Following Mid-Continent Public Library’s 2016 Food Truck Face Off, a competition involving a deliciously fierce battle among seven fledgling KC food truckers, Buu Gia Nguyen took home the title as Food Truck Rookie of the …

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June Programs at Antioch Mid-Continent Library

PLEASE NOTE: Programs are free, but registration is required and may be done online at mymcpl.org or by phone at 816-454-1306. Space is limited: events and dates are subject to change. Storytime in the Park Join us for a traditional storytime as we visit parks throughout Kansas City North and …

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