Upcoming Events

Celebrating the Centennial of Native Son Walter Cronkite's Birth

Saturday, November 5
at Missouri Western State University

More information coming soon...



Past Events

"Harry & Walter: Missouri's Native Sons"

Sunday, May 8 - 11:00 a.m.
at the Truman Library, 500 W. US Hwy 24, Independence, MO 64050

The Truman Library will host a presentation of "Harry & Walter: Missouri's Native Sons." This 25-minute live production, offers a glimpse into the personal and professional lives of two of the most influential figures of the 20th century. Created as part of the Walter Cronkite Memorial experience, the production chronicles the intersecting lives of Truman and Cronkite, dramatically combining live performance, images and broadcast footage for an immersive audience event. The show is free and open to the public. More information to follow.


Walter Cronkite Memorial Dedication Walter Cronkite Memorial Luncheon Walter Cronkite Memorial Phase III Dedication
Memorial Dedication  
November 4, 2013
Memorial Luncheon  
November 4, 2013
Phase III Dedication  
November 9, 2015