Missouri 2021 is an initiative of The State Historical Society of Missouri and its Center for Missouri Studies.
The library will be hosting Bicentennial themed programs throughout 2021. Some program details are listed below and will be updated as the information becomes available.
Click here for the “Picture Missouri” Photography Project.
For past Bicentennial Programs, please visit our YouTube channel (youtube.com/scenicregionallibrary).
Thursday, April 8 at 5 PM
C&S Folk Company is a guitar and fiddle duo who will be performing fiddle songs originated in/about Missouri!
Thursday, April 29 at 5 PM
The World’s Fair in Photographs with Sharon Smith, Curator of Civic and Personal Identity with Missouri Historical Society will present the planning and construction of the 1904 World’s Fair, as well as what visitors to the Fair would have experienced.
Thursday, May 27 at 5 PM
Show-Me Your Garden
Bicentennial Time Capsule Writing Contest
Galen Gritts: Forgotten Trunk in the Attic – the history of Native Americans in Missouri
Steve & Matthew Murrie discuss strange animals in Missouri
Thornhill Home in Faust Park present: Frederick Bates, second governor
Missouri Innovators with Paul Bass
Tuesday, August 10, time TBD
Picture Missouri Photography Project Slideshow
Thursday, August 12 at 5PM
Felt Missouri bluebird bookmark
History and demonstration making rag rugs
Marvelous Missouri with Laurie Osseck
Thursday, October 14 at 5PM
Getting to Know Local Caterpillars with Missouri Botanical Garden: Butterfly House
Trivia Night/Scavenger Hunt
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pioneer Christmas
Cultural Christmas Traditions of Missouri