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Events, Programs, and Exhibits for Monday, February 11, 2019
All events are free with Museum admission, unless otherwise noted.
Mondays with McCullough - February edition
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Independence Room
February 11, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

The Mondays with McCullough book club studies the Pulitzer-prize winning biography "Truman" by David McCullough, one chapter at a time. This program is at 12:00 noon on the second Monday of the month in the Independence Room. Bring your own lunch if you wish. The February session will discuss the fifth chapter of the book.

Noteworthy

Permanent Museum Exhibits:

Ongoing Programming:

Talkin’ Truman: Gain insight into the life & times of Harry Truman with Truman Library archivists and curators. Each program features documents, photographs, and artifacts from the museum's rich collections organized around specific themes or stories.
Talkin’ Truman programs are offered on the first Friday of the month, May through September, at 11 a.m. and are included in Museum admission.

White Glove Wednesdays: Learn about some of the rare artifacts housed at the presidential library, as well as how they came to be part of the Truman Library collection. White Glove Wednesdays are offered 11 - 11:30 a.m. every Wednesday, May through September.
Feature Film:

Harry S. Truman: 1884-1972 Narrated by David McCullough

Daily Show Times: Hourly from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

This 45-minute film by Academy Award winner Charles Guggenheim examines Truman's life, from his humble birth in Lamar, Missouri, to the courtship of his wife, Bess Wallace, his service in World War I, his entry into local politics under "Boss" Tom Pendergast, his election to the U.S. Senate, and his rise to the Presidency.

Museum Store:

Pay no admission to browse the Museum Store for unique keepsakes and gifts.
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