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McPherson Public Library’s new online Timeline

  McPherson public library has a new timeline  on their website featuring a comprehensive history of the city of McPherson. Scroll through the ages, learn about important events, and see pictures of McPherson as she changes through the decades. Click the link above to go directly there.

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Understanding Climate Change: Implications for Kansans Presented by Dr. John Harrington

Sunday February 22, 2015 at 2 pm Dr. John Harrington will present: Understanding Climate Change: Implications for Kansans The presentation will provide an overview of the latest science findings at the planetary scale and include results from local studies done over the past 6 years looking specifically at climate variability and change in Kansas Bio: […]

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Lincoln Elementary School Time Capsule

On Tuesday, January 20, 2015, Anna Ruxlow our director, Brett Whitenack our curator, and Amy Witt our event and guest services manager, went to Lincoln Elementary school to pick up the time capsule that this years 4th grade class put together. They were inspired by the opening of a 4th grade time capsule from 1974, […]

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Climate and Energy Exhibit

This traveling exhibit will be coming Feb 10, 2015 – April 16, 2015 and features Kansas scientists who are working together to address the grand challenges of renewable energy and potential climate change. Exhibit Sponsored by Williams Energy & McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau.  

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Christmas Open House

We had a fabulous turnout for our Christmas Open House. We had nearly 400 people attend. The gingerbread decorating was very popular. Guest enjoyed voting on their favorite Christmas tree and Gingerbread house contests. Santa stopped by in the later part of the afternoon for pictures. The historical trolley tour was enjoyed as well. Thank […]

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Christmas Table Runner

 Tickets are available now for this beautiful Christmas Table Runner. Tickets for your chance to own this gorgeous table runner may be purchased at the McPherson Museum, 1111 East Kansas Ave. This would make a lovely addition to your holiday table, or even a lovely Christmas present. Suggested ticket price is $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for 7 tickets […]

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Veterans Day

In recognition and appreciation for your service, admission will be free, today November 11, Veterans Day, to all past and present military members from all branches of the Military. Thank you for your service.

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Christmas Open House

Please join the McPherson Museum in celebrating the beginning of the Christmas Season at our open house. We will be having a Christmas tree decorating contest, Gingerbread house contest, Santa photos, music, historical trolley tours, refreshments and more. Admission is free during the Christmas Open House. For more information please contact Amy at 620-241-8464.

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