Mid-Continent Public Library's ninth annual Legacy Luncheon is an opportunity to celebrate the great impact and bright future of the Library and librarians in our community. This year's event will introduce Library Director & CEO Aaron Mason and celebrate the outstanding staff and community partners that help the Library shine.


Friday, July 14, 2023

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Doors open at 11:00 a.m.


The Community Hall at the Midwest Genealogy Center

3440 S. Lee's Summit Rd.

Independence, MO 64055


We kindly welcome our special guest, David Von Drehle, an award-winning author and journalist whose newest book, The Book of Charlie: Wisdom from the Remarkable American Life of a 109-Year-Old Man will be featured at the event. All guests will received a signed copy of Von Drehle's newest book.


Funds raised from the 2023 Legacy Luncheon will support the MCPL Access Fund to ensure that everyone can benefit from the programs and services of the Library. Your gift helps us reach our goal of $25,000 to continue to create accessible library spaces for all. Learn more about the MCPL Access Fund here.

Please contact Lindsay with any questions at lrobbins@mymcpl.org or 816.503.4115. Check out the 2022 Legacy Luncheon video and photos!



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