Michelle is a fifth-generation Kansan with a passion for history. When she’s not out educating Shawnee County youth with fun classroom-based programs you can find her at one of the many Bookmobile stops helping patrons enjoy the latest finds from TSCPL.
In April 1912, the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank. 100 years later, the fascination continues. Participants place themselves on board and learn what life was like in 1912, details about the doomed liner and lessons we’ve learned from the catastrophe.
From Amelia Earhart to John Brown, Gordon Parks to Russell Stover, Kansans have left their mark on history. We visit statesmen, inventors and artists who have thrilled and inspired. And they’re all from our home state