The Kansas City Public Library‘s Director of Reader Services and Downton devotee Kaite Stover shares her top five titles to get you ready for the final season of Downton Abbey. It’s 1925 and we’re about to bid a fond farewell to one of our favorite British families. We’ve followed them through more than ten years ...Continue Reading
In Defense of Food VIDEO
Join New York Times best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy? Busting myths and misconceptions, IN DEFENSE OF FOOD reveals how common sense and old-fashioned wisdom can help us rediscover the pleasures of eating and at the same time reduce our risks of ...Continue Reading
“CinemaKC” celebrates the best of independent filmmaking in Kansas City. The fifth season of the series offers more opportunities for a wider variety of artists to be seen with fewer interviews and behind-the-scenes. Join host Emmy-award winning actress and musician Erin McGrane (“Up in the Air” and music group Victor and Penny) Friday nights at 10:30 ...Continue Reading
Make these white chocolate truffles and be a hit at every holiday party this season.
It’s hard to believe that it’s nearly two months since I landed in Kansas City, amidst a sea of blue. I’ve had some great experiences since then, and some troubling ones, too. But I’m feeling overwhelmingly positive about our project. In our planning, we imagined a tag line, or subtitle, that spoke to the city’s ...Continue Reading
In this Next Avenue column, find out why your parents’ advice on solo travel doesn’t apply anymore.