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Visitors to the Finney County Historical Museum in Garden City can take a short trip down Memory Lane through a small new exhibit that opened today in the Front Door Gallery.             The exhibit, which will remain on display until Thanksgiving, is entitled “Signs and Scenes…Images and Iconography from Finney […]

Trunk Talks

The El Quartelejo Museum is excited to announce their upcoming programs, Trunk Talks, which will run September 2017 to May 2018.  This series of traveling resource trunks through Kansas State Historical Society is created for teachers, youth leaders, museums, libraries, and other Kansans who are looking for a unique and educational […]

FCHS Flea Market Festival set for July 9

Registration open for Flea Market Festival Registration is open at the Finney County Historical Society for individuals and organizations interested in operating booths at the Eighth Annual Flea Market Festival of Antiques, Collectibles, Art and Crafts, which is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 9 outside the Finney […]

Historic Homes Tour

Historic Homes Tour set for June 18 Tickets are on sale for Finney County’s 2017 Historic Homes and Buildings Tour, set for 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. this Sunday, June 18. The tours offer an opportunity to explore the past by visiting five structures linked to the community’s heritage. Tour sites […]

New novel features local setting

Garden City the setting for novelist’s book Novelist Sara Hoffman shared her experiences and signed copies of her new book, “Finding Baby Ruth,” in a public gathering June 14 at the Finney County Historical Museum in Garden City. Hoffman, of Fort Collins, Colo., recently published an historical fiction novel set […]