The Library Springfield-Greene County Library District Springfield, Missouri
"Generation B Music & Melodies"
The Library Center auditorium
7 p.m. for adults.
The story of the Bedells, a Black musical family from Springfield, stretches back more than a century. For five generations they have written, performed and sold recordings throughout southwest Missouri and the United States. Ernie Bedell, author of "Generation B Music & Melodies," highlights the achievements and contributions of the Bedells and other Black musicians rooted in Springfield. Books will be available for purchase and signing. An Ozarks Life Stories event.

Spring Bookends publication

March-May (pdf)