Celebration for Mandela scheduled Dec. 14 at Plaza Branch canceled

The Nelson Mandela memorial event at the Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch has been canceled due to the threat of inclement weather in the Kansas City area Friday night and into Saturday morning.

A second event arranged by the Honorary Consul of South Africa and the South African community of Kansas City will continue as planned (weather permitting). That program will take place at:

Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral 13th & Broadway, Kansas City, Missouri Monday, December 16, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

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