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Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse - December 2
Expires [Saturday, December 02, 2017]
CONTACT: April Bishop
Cultural Arts Coordinator
EVENT: Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the
Historic Oxford Schoolhouse
DATE: Saturday, December 2, 2017
TIME: 9:30 am to 1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Oxford School at Ironwoods Park
147th and Mission Rd., Leawood, KS
COST: Free Admission
Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse
The Oxford School Docents will host “Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse” on Saturday, December 2nd from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The historic one-room Oxford Schoolhouse is located in Ironwoods Park at 147th & Mission Road, Leawood, KS.
Learn about holiday celebrations on the plains at the turn of the twentieth century. Enjoy refreshments, play games and make crafts based on the holidays of yesteryear. Help string popcorn and cranberries. Join the costumed docents in decorating the tree and singing songs from the past. Old-time musician, Scott Klamm will play traditional American instruments including mountain dulcimer, Appalachian mouth bow, auto harp, guitar and mandolin.
If you are attending the Breakfast with Santa at the Lodge in Ironwoods Park, please visit the schoolhouse while you are in the park. The Prairie Oak Nature center will also hold an open house with activities on this date.
The Oxford School docents encourage people of all ages to attend. Admission is free. For more information about this event or the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse, please call (913) 663-9157.