Liberal, KS

Now: 88 °

Currently: Clear

Hi: 88 ° | Lo: 63 °

Children’s author Prisca Barnes to speak at SCCC Library

Joe Denoyer - September 23, 2022 2:35 am


LIBERAL, Kan. – The Seward County Community College Library continues its Saints Scribes speaker series with a presentation by children’s author Prisca Barnes at noon on Monday, September 26.

Barnes will discuss her journey as a children’s book author, explore the importance of diverse books and share a writing exercise.

Admission is free and open to the public. Pizza and refreshments will be served.

Barnes is the founder and CEO of Storytime Village, Inc., a Kansas-based nonprofit organization that promotes reading among low-income children and families. She is a passionate advocate for equity in education and literacy. She is the author of the Kansas Notable book, “People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in.”

For more information, contact Seward County Community College Library at (620) 417-1160.

The Saints Scribes speaker series program is made possible through a grant by the American Library Association with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Latest Stories

Cauble’s Duck Backstrokes to Victory

The Liberal Chamber of Commerce celebrated the 2022 Duck Festival in Light Park on Saturday. There...

Amador and Arenivas are Fall Homecoming Royalty

AB Amador was named homecoming king and Marisol Arenivas was named homecoming queen at the Liberal...

KSGOP Bus Tour Coming to Liberal

The KSGOP bus tour will be making a stop in Liberal on Thursday, October 6th at...

KSCB Radio News