June 16, 2012 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
• Free & open to the community • Opening Remarks • Ribbon Cutting • Presentations • Entertainment Activities • Exhibits • Tours
My Eyes No Longer Blind, a thematic exhibit recounting the lives of African Americans in the greater Kansas City area, will serve as the permanent installation for the Black Archives. In photos, narratives, letters, personal papers and memorabilia, My Eyes No Longer Blind features the development of churches, schools, places of entertainment, political organizations, businesses and social clubs. Funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.