WARNING: This haunt is NOT INTENDED for young children or the faint of heart. May be considered too intense for some guests Do Not Enter if you suffer from: *Asthma *Heart Conditions *Seizures *Any type of Respiratory Problems *Or Other Mental/Physical Medical Problems This haunt uses fog & strobe lights ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING NO Running, Pushing, […]
Join us for our Fall Festival. We will be holding our Fall Festival October 17, 2015 from 3-6 pm. We will have games, and activities like pumpkin decorating, refreshments, candy, music, demonstrations such as woodworking, corn shelling, quilting, knitting, butter churning, photo booth and more. There will be kettle corn and other items available for […]
Steve Farney, “Not Altogether Ladylike: Early Days of Girls’ High School State Basketball Tournament in Kansas (1908 to 1921)”
August 29th – Steve Farney, “Not Altogether Ladylike: Early Days of Girls’ High School State Basketball Tournament in Kansas (1908 to 1921)”. Steve will present how girls’ high school basketball evolved in the state of Kansas during the early part of the 20th century. 2 p.m. in the Gathering Hall. Sponsored by the MMAF.
August 22nd – Rich Hughes, “The 3 Kansas Coaches Who Shaped Basketball – Naismith, Allen and Johnson” Rich will present how the game of basketball was shaped into its present day form by Kansas University coaches James Naismith and Phogg Allen and Gene Johnson, coach of Wichita State University and the Globe Refiners. 2 p.m. […]
August 12th is the 79th anniversary of the Globe Refiners Olympic basketball victory. We will host speakers every week for the month of August; funds for the speakers will come from grants by the Kansas Humanities Council and the McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau. August 15th – Jordan Poland, “Sports Cathedrals of Kansas.” Jordan will […]
Thank you all who came out for our Night at the Museum 3 scavenger hunt. A wonderful time was had by all and the museum staff and volunteers had a great time as well! Dexter riding along on Larry’s shoulder. Octavius and Jedediah catching a ride on Teddy’s hat. Mike Lindblade as the press. (L-R) […]
(L-R) Gabriel Crosthwaite as General McPherson, Zoe McHenry as Anna Larkin, Mira Carlson as Margaret Sandzen Greenough, Jordan Vanderhoof as Edith Funk, Sydney Myers as Dena Gilbert, Maleah Koons as Mary Vanniman, Hannah Erickson as Lulu Wickersham During our History Alive day camp, students worked hard to make history come alive at the McPherson Museum. They chose McPherson notables to portray, researched information about […]
We had a lot of fun at the Digging the Past day camp. We learned how to prepare a dig site. We learned how to cast fossils. We learned about how things become fossils. And then we presented what we learned to our family and friends.
- October 17, 2015Fall Festival
- October 17, 2015 8:00 pmHistorical Haunted House
- October 23, 2015 8:00 pmHistorical Haunted House
- October 24, 2015 8:00 pmHistorical Haunted House
- October 30, 2015 8:00 pmHistorical Haunted House