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Celebrate Kansas Day!

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Kansas Day! at Kauffman Museum. Mark your calendars for this free Kansas Day event at Kauffman Museum, happening on Saturday, January 29, 2022 from 12:00–4:00pm.

View the Celebrate Kansas Day! flier.

Food in the Museum Parking Lot, 11:30-4:30

LeJ’s BBQ • Hot chocolate, coffee and cinnamon rolls • Tacos Ana’s • Ken N Barbie’z Rollin Diner

Activities in and around Kauffman Museum

In the Museum auditorium

  • 1:00 Gordon Parks: Renaissance Man, Kirk Sharp, Director, Gordon Parks Museum (Zoom Link: 
  • 2:00 Meet Blackbear Bosin: The Man Behind the Keeper, Erin Raux, Director,
    Mid-American All-Indian Center
  • 3:00 William Allen White: A Kansas Wonder, Bev Buller, Author and Librarian,
    retired USD 373

Zoom link for all presentations: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83480322323?pwd=dE1TM0lIazZYZjBrY2FybnR0d0FPQT09

Presentations will also be live streamed to Kauffman Museum’s Facebook page and later archived to the museum YouTube channel.

Indoor Activities and Crafts

Craft a Car like Chrysler • Takeoff with Amelia • Laura’s Rag Doll • Famous
Kansans Cozy Book Corner • Parks Fashion Photos • Find the Famous Kansans

Book Signing

  • Roxie Yonkey, 100 Things To Do in Kansas Before You Die
  • Bev Buller, From Emporia: William Allen White
  • Gretchen Eick, They Met at Wounded Knee, Finding Duncan, Dissent in Wichita
  • Chuck Regier, No Recipe, No Problem
  • Warren Ashworth and Susan Kand, We, the House
  • Black Bear Bosin book (signed copies)

Outdoor Activities, Crafts and Demonstrations

Buffalo Chip Tic Tac Toe • Prairie Dog Corn Hole • Native American Teepee • Blacksmith Bill Moffet • Rope Making • Corn Grinding • Popcorn Popping • Vintage Washing Machines • Hay Rack Rides • Old-fashioned Schoolyard Games • Nothing but Naismith • Farmhouse open and heated • George’s Peanut Butter Bird Feeders

Bake Sale

featuring homemade baked goods

Raffle

for 12 pints of Salted Creamery Artisan Ice Cream

Details

Date:
January 29
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Andi Schmidt Andres
Phone:
(316) 283-1612
Email:
asa@bethelks.edu

Venue

Kauffman Museum
27th & Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
316-283-1612