Tag: Finney County Historical Society

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 […]

FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM EXHIBIT TO MARK CENTENNIAL OF WOMEN VOTING

19th.tif EEOC.tif The Finney County Historical Museum will host a traveling exhibit before, during and after Election Day that’s designed to bring life to the history of the women’s suffrage movement in Kansas.     The exhibit, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Kansas, is scheduled for display Oct. 28-Nov. […]