Tag: Finney County Historical Museum

SOUTHWEST KANSAS ANTIQUES APPRAISAL FAIR CALLED OFF UNTIL 2022

Lead appraiser Jody Bennett discusses an item as volunteer Ray Heinemann shows it to the crowd during last year’s Southwest Kansas Antiques Appraisal Fair.     The Southwest Kansas Antiques Appraisal Fair, normally conducted each March in Garden City, will take a break until 2022. The ninth annual event, originally set for […]

FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM CLOSING THIS WEEKEND & MONDAY

With high temperatures expected to reach only the single-digit range this weekend, the Finney County Historical Museum will close Feb. 13 and 14.     Regular winter exhibit hours of 1-5 p.m. will remain in effect before and after those dates, along with office hours of 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, but there […]

FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM RESUMING FREE NOON & EVENING HISTORY PROGRAMS

The Finney County Historical Society is resuming its free evening and noon-hour history programs for the public, beginning Jan. 13.     The winter-spring sessions for 2021 will take place with socially-distanced seating and additional COVID-19 precautions.  Each is scheduled in the Mary Regan Conference Room of the Finney County Museum, 403 […]

NEW HISTORIC CHRISTMAS CARD EXHIBIT OPEN AT FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM

    While the Finney County Historical Museum won’t be hosting a holiday open house this year, due to COVID precautions, it has opened its 2020 Christmas Exhibit in the Front Door Gallery.     Entitled “Season’s Greetings, Historic 19th and 20th Century Christmas Cards,” the display features approximately three-dozen antique Christmas cards dating […]