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HANDS-ON NATURAL HISTORY
PART OF THE CIVIL WAR ON THE BORDER EVENTS


Saturday, AUGUST 20, 2022

2PM - 4PM

FREE!

Per Douglas County COVID guidelines, masks are not required inside the museum but are recommended for unvaccinated visitors.

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MUSEUM OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
now through September 2022
Saturdays & Sundays, 1-5PM

For an appointment during other hours, please call the museum's reception desk at 785-783-4420 and leave a message to visit or research. If you need a more immediate response, feel free to call Vice President Saundra Hiller directly at 620-654-6143.

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HANDS-ON NATURAL HISTORY AT THE MUSEUM
Saturday, August 20, 2022
2:00PM - 4:00PM

Join us for some family fun at the museum. Get your hands on the natural history of the Wakarusa Valley with animal pelts and skulls to touch, the Stream Trailer teaching about waterways, Prairie Divination tarot card readings with Megan Kaminski, and more!

FREE to everyone!

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RICHLAND HOMECOMING POTLUCK PICNIC
Saturday, September 24, 2022
3:00PM - 5:00PM

Save the date as the museum is organizing a Richland Homecoming Potluck Picnic to bring together all former folks, families and neighbors of Richland as well as friends of the museum for an all out multi-community gathering. This gathering is sure to be filled with great food and fellowship.  The late afternoon gathering will be followed by live music (featuring Smoke Damage) for your listening pleasure! Keep checking back as the details get confirmed.  

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MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM
Featuring Smoke Damage 
Saturday, September 24, 2022
5:00PM

Come have an evening of entertaining music along with your friends on the museum's courtyard. For your listening pleasure, Storm Damage, a local band, will be playing a mix of original tunes, blues, swing, and Americana.

FREE to everyone!

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REMEMBERING RICHLAND
Featured Exhibit
Now open with updated displays and stories

Experience what was Richland in the museum's main exhibit hall. You'll get a glimpse into how it felt to stand in the middle of main street flanked by murals depicting the north and south side of this one block long main street. Relics, replicas and stories will give you a taste of days gone by of the rural, simple town life in middle America.