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Bim Willow
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
Ways of Yesteryear: Eudora Heritage Festival
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Eudora,KS
Family Picnic Day
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Gladstone,MO
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Ways of Yesteryear: Eudora Heritage Festival
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Eudora,KS
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Tuesdays at 2: Primitive Hunting
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM | Jefferson City,MO
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Canning 101
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Butler,MO
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Hot Summer Days
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Overland Park,KS
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Friends of Shawnee Town Ice Cream Social
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Shawnee,KS
Civil War Days in Independence
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Independence,MO
Grinter Place Summer Fest
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
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Summer Music Series
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Lawrence,KS
Ice Cream Social
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM | Topeka,KS
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Kids in the Kitchen
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Butler,MO
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Primitive Skills Workshop I
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Manhattan,KS
Archaeology Day
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Sibley,MO
Saturday Story Time at the Barn
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Kansas City,MO
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Civil War on the Western Frontier
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Lawrence,KS
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Civil War on the Western Frontier
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Lawrence,KS
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Wednesday Luncheon
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Lawrence,KS
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"Assault on Battery Wagner, 1963" presentation
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Fort Leavenworth,KS
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Tai' Chi Chih
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Overland Park,KS
Heritage Tourism Coming to Life - TIAK Webinar
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Any Town,KS
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Kansas City Outreach: Lewis and Clark Day
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
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Learning at 11: Cannon Program
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM | Jefferson City,MO
Tuesdays at 2: Cannon Program
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM | Jefferson City,MO
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Behind the Scenes: Industry
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Jefferson City,MO
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Coverlets: An American Artform
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Kansas City,MO
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The Many Faces of the KS Civil War
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Manhattan,KS
 
 
 
 
 
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    8/1/2015 8:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Bim Willow

    Join us as we welcome Master Furniture Builder, Bim Willow, bending fresh willow into heirlooms. Come with a hammer, pruning shears and gloves and leave with a beautiful piece created by you. Cost varies based on project you choose to build. More details to follow....details >>

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    8/1/2015 8:00:00 AM  |  Bucyrus, KS

    Bim Willow

    Welcome Master Furniture Builder Bim Willow bending fresh willow into heirlooms come with a hammer, pruning shears, and gloves and leave with a beautiful piece created with your own hands. Class fees vary...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/1/2015 9:00:00 AM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Old trails

    Re-enactors bring the village to life. Food and craft vendors. Family activities....details >>

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    8/1/2015 10:00:00 AM  |  Lee's Summit, MO

    Sesquicentennial

    Celebrate the 150 year anniversary! There will be a Parade in downtown Lee's Summit....details >>

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    8/1/2015 11:00:00 AM  |  Gladstone, MO

    Family Picnic Day

    Free: families bring their own picnic lunch. There will be old fashioned yard games and discussions about history....details >>

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    8/1/2015 12:00:00 PM  |  De Soto, MO

    Petroglyph Tour

    This guided interpretive walk highlights two of the park’s unique features. The walk begins with a tour of the ancient Native American rock carvings and will then venture out into the glade, where visitors will learn about life on this unique landscape. This walk will last approximately one hour. At the Petroglyph Site...details >>

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    8/1/2015 12:00:00 PM  |  Arrow Rock, MO

    Medicine on the Santa Fe Trail

    Local doctor and historian Dr. Tom Hall will present a lecture on Medicine on the Santa Fe Trail and what they had available to them on the trail....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/1/2015 7:00:00 PM  |  De Soto, MO

    Hands-on Archaeology

    What is archaeology and what can it teach you? Get the answers to these questions and more at this program. Join park staff for this fun program about archaeology and learn about the archaeological features of Washington State Park. This program will last approximately one hour. Event held at the Campground Amphitheater....details >>

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    8/4/2015 2:00:00 PM  |  Jefferson City, MO

    Tuesdays at 2: Primitive Hunting

    Pre-historic people hunted giant animals by using what is considered the first reloading weapon, an atlatl and dart. Come learn more about how native people created their hunting tools and the ice age animals that they hunted....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/5/2015 10:00:00 AM  |  Butler, MO

    Canning 101

    This class covers the basics of home canning while participants make their own jelly and salsa or pickles (depending on the garden) to take home. The $10 class fee covers the class, a jar of jelly, salsa or pickles plus recipes. Heirloom garden tour will be given along with recommended sampling. Registration required....details >>

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    8/5/2015 6:30:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    The Unknown Travels and Dubious Pursuits of William Clark

    History books cast William Clark as an 1800s action hero; Lewis's partner in the expedition that cleared the way for America’s westward expansion. But his ledger entries reveal another, less gallant side. In her new book, historian Jo Ann Trogdon examines Clark’s activities 5 years before his journey and presents evidence that links him to a series of treasonous plots dubbed the “Spanish Conspiracy.” RSVP at web link below....details >>

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    8/7/2015 10:00:00 AM  |  Overland Park, KS

    Hot Summer Days

    This event features water games for the whole family, prepare to get wet and maybe a little messy. Splashing around will help keep the temperatures down, and participants will enjoy this cool down activity. We will also be making ice art and enjoying icy treats. Included with admission...details >>

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    8/8/2015 8:00:00 AM  |  Kansas City, MO

    Grinter Place Summer Fest

    Join Grinter Place for a whole day of activities including breakfast, house games, an ice cream social, and entertainment provided by the Wyandotte Country Community Orchestra....details >>

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    8/8/2015 10:00:00 AM  |  Independence, MO

    Civil War Days in Independence

    Meet Civil War soldiers; watch battle reenactments, and learn about living conditions during the war. Learn about the history of two battles of Independence and Order #11. Make your own pretend bullet from a mold and write with a quill pen!...details >>

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    8/8/2015 10:30:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    American Indian Artifact Identification Day

    Kansas Historical Society archeologists will be available to examine American Indian artifacts. The public is welcome to bring a single artifact or a collection. Experts will date and identify the origins of artifacts. No appraisals will be made. Admission is $5 adults, $1 students. Kansas Historical Foundation members and children five and younger admitted free....details >>

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    8/8/2015 2:00:00 PM  |  Shawnee, KS

    Friends of Shawnee Town Ice Cream Social

    The Friends of Shawnee Town request your presence at an old fashioned ice cream social – treats on them! Churn of the Century Ice Cream will be churning homemade ice cream with their 1922 Stover hit and miss engine while Anchovy Fishermen play country-folk music. Who knows, special guest, Charlie Chaplin, will probably be up to some of his old antics! Watch that ice cream cone! $3 per adult, $1 per child (5-17), children under 5 are free...details >>

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    8/9/2015 7:00:00 PM  |  Topeka, KS

    Ice Cream Social

    Annual Ice Cream Social held on the Ritchie House grounds. The event will feature the Santa Fe Band....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/11/2015 7:00:00 PM  |  Shawnee, KS

    Speaker Series: Cindy Higgins - Soda Fountains of Kansas

    Relive the glory days of the soda fountain where tonics and curatives evolved into refreshments like the Brown Cow, the Mudslide, and the Egg Cream. Government regulations, World War I luxury taxes, and bottled soda pop prompted Kansas pharmacists to make more ice cream concoctions and add food to keep their evolving fountain sideline business profitable. Light refreshments...details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/12/2015 10:00:00 AM  |  Butler, MO

    Kids in the Kitchen

    Ages 7-12: Learn the basics of cooking in this hands-on class. Pick your fresh ingredients from our heirloom gardens then learn to make fresh pasta with herb tomato sauce, make your own easy dessert, brew up some cucumber lemonade and more! Registration required....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/13/2015 6:30:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Kansas Fish Markets - 100 years of Commerce (The Continued Story of the Riverkings on the Kaw River)

    This program by Barbara Higgins Dover brings the story of fish markets in Kansas back to life with images, stories, and artifacts. For 100 years (1870-1970) men fished the waters commercially both on the Kansas River and the Missouri River in Leavenworth, Kansas. It was a time when catfish, drum, buffalo and other varieties were made available the same day they were caught! The earliest river men sold what they caught along the banks & under bridges. Later fisherman offered fish from roadsides....details >>

  • Vistior Visitor Event

    8/13/2015 6:30:00 PM  |  Manhattan, KS

    Go See It! Local and Sustainable Food in the Flint Hills

    Do you like fresh, local food as well as supporting regional farmers and ranchers? Come learn about your local and sustainable food options in the Flint Hills from the People's Grocery Co-op. Go See It! lectures are held at FHDC. Featured speakers highlight places to visit in the Flint Hills and provide tips on how to pursue an adventure on your own! For more information, please call 785.587.2726....details >>

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