April

20

Third Thursday in April – Antique/Vintage Automobiles and Meridian Highway Project

April 20, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community! Featured for the evening will be photos from our collection of antique and vintage automobiles; and items from the Meridian Highway project (today’s U.S. Highway 81).

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Be sure to visit other community participants hosting Third Thursday activities–including Carriage Factory Art Gallery, Warkentin House, Kauffman Museum, and Grand Central; plus the downtown businesses of Clayworks Gallery and Prairie Harvest.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

May

18

Third Thursday in May – Reminisce about graduation. Do research in Archives.

May 18, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community! Featured for the evening will be an informal display of graduation memorabilia. Included will be area yearbooks, oversize graduating class photo sheets, programs, and more. Visit this evening to see what past graduations were like!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Be sure to visit other community participants hosting Third Thursday activities–including Carriage Factory Art Gallery, Warkentin House, Kauffman Museum, and Grand Central; plus the downtown businesses of Clayworks Gallery and Prairie Harvest.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

June

15

Third Thursday in June – View exhibit galleries. Do research in Archives.

June 15, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

July

20

Third Thursday in July – View exhibit galleries. Do research in Archives.

July 20, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

August

17

Third Thursday in August – View exhibit galleries. Do research in Archives.

August 17, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

September

21

Third Thursday in September – View exhibit galleries. Do research in Archives.

September 21, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

October

12

Event: Taste of Newton

October 12, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Location: Downtown in Newton

Enjoy this popular community event in downtown Newton. Visit the HCHM booth at Taste of Newton to get tasty food while supporting the museum.

October

15

Program: Athletic Cathedrals of Kansas

October 15, 2017, 2:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Jordan Poland, Director of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame, presents some of the more memorable sports venues in Kansas, how they are built, and how they effect past, present, and current generations of Kansans.

$5 admission fee. Members admitted for free. Open to the public.

October

19

Third Thursday in October – View exhibit galleries. Do research in Archives.

October 19, 2017, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Enjoy this come-and-go event at the museum and in the community!

The museum and archives will be open to visitors and researchers who can’t visit during the day, with archival staff and volunteers available to assist.

Admission to museum and archives–Free and open to the public.

October

28

Event: Paranormal Activity at the Museum

October 28, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Location: Harvey Co Historical Museum, 203 N. Main, Newton, KS

Hear the results from the investigation by the McPherson County Paranormal Society. A lucky few will be able to accompany the team on their own “hunt.”

Watch for more details. Registration will open in late summer.