KC Gems: Bess Truman (Tues, 9/20 PM)


Tuesday, 9/20 from 1:30-3:30


SPARK member, Marlene Katz, will portray our guest speaker, Bess Truman, who will share her love affair with Harry, how she overcame her shyness as First Lady and the down-to-earth Middle Western values the couple shared.


Marlene Katz is a graduate of UMKC with an MA in History and English who taught middle schoolers to UMKC graduate students for 28 years.  She is now a storyteller and impersonator.

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