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Brown Sisters Speak About Brown v. Board of Education at Central High School; Learn New Computer Skills at the Edge

Linda and Cheryl Brown’s father Oliver Brown was among the many parents challenging racial segregation in the Topeka public schools in the 50s. It was his name that was attached to the now-famous, 1954 U.S. Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education declaring that school racial segregation was unconstitutional. 

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SCIENCE

The Perception and Measure of Time

How do we perceive time? What means have we devised to measure it?

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LOCAL HISTORY

6th Missouri Cavalry

Local History and Genealogy staff recently scanned a panoramic photograph of a 6th Missouri Cavalry (U.S.) reunion held in Springfield, Mo.

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FROM THE STACKS

How Would You...?

Arranging books in a meaningful or practical way is the goal, but if you could arrange books in any way, how would you do it?

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COMMUNITY MATTERS

Local Farmers' Markets

You can find locally grown vegetables and other handmade items for sale at farmers' markets that are now operating in our community.

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Fizz Boom Read Summer Reading Programs for All Ages.  Click to get started

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