Free day for all ages
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Celebrate Kansas Day!
Kansas has a birthday!

Saturday, January 26, 2013
1:30-4:30 p.m.

Kansas has a birthday!  Come help us celebrate.
Spend an hour or the whole afternoon. 

In the auditorium
1:45 Western Meadowlark: From Neglected Starling to State Bird by Gregg Friesen
2:45 Suzuki Strings Bethel College Academy of Performing Arts
3:45 Little Blue Book of Kansas Symbols by Gary Ewert

Crafts and activities
Ornate Box Turtle Craft, Corn Shelling, Build a Bison, Sunflower Photo Scene, Sunflower Hats, Cottonwood & Bluestem Frames, Mini Salamanders, KS Symbols Scavenger Hunt, Ad Astra Window Stars, State Bean Bag Toss, Origami Meadowlark, KS Symbols Cozy Book Corner

Demonstrations and displays
Woodworking Workshop, Rope Making, Woodsmen, Blacksmithing, Gravel Ends Goat Ranch           

Wagon Rides with Country Boys Carriage, Native American Teepee, Old-fashioned Schoolyard Games, Restored Farmstead House open and heated, Popcorn Popping

Free Newton attractions poster (while supplies last, one per family)

Book signing
            A Kansas Bestiary—Jake Vail and Doug Hitt
            Leave No Threshing Stone Unturned—Glen Ediger
            Bethel College of Kansas, 1887-2012—Keith Sprunger

Bake Sale featuring homemade baked goods
Flea Market sponsored by Friends of the Museum
Silent Auction of antiques & collectibles
Museum Store 20% off all wheat weaving

Supported by a North Newton Community Development Grant
Cooperating partners: Bethel College, Kansas Native Plant Society and Kansas Land Trust


All activities will be held at Kauffman Museum,
Bethel College, 27th and North Main, North Newton, Kansas.
For more information call the Museum at (316) 283-1612

316•283•1612   kauffman@bethelks.edu
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