National Archives at Kansas City

National Archives at Kansas City Calendar of Events

All activities are free and open to the public unless noted.

Reservations are requested for all programs and workshops by calling 816-268-8010 or emailing

Rescheduled for December 10
December 2 - 6:00 reception, 6:30 p.m. program Presentation
The Civil Rights Century: Milestones in Black History

Martin Luther King’s Nobel Prize 50th Anniversary - video discussion with scholars Taylor Branch and Dr. Rufus Burrow, Jr., a King expert from Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana. A screening of King’s speech will be a part of this program. This event will be moderated by Dr. Chris Cantwell, University of MO – Kansas City.

December 3 – 10:00 a.m. – Genealogy Workshop
Basic Preservation Techniques
Learn how to properly care for your precious family documents, photographs, and other items. This course will teach you the proper methods for storage and types of supplies appropriate for use in your home archives to make your family papers last well into the future.

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