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Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse - Dec. 3

Expires [Saturday, December 03, 2016]

CONTACT:April Bishop
Cultural Arts Coordinator
(913) 663-9157

EVENT:Holiday Traditions on the Prairie at the
Historic Oxford Schoolhouse

DATE:Saturday, December 3, 2016

TIME:9:30 am to 1:30 p.m.

LOCATION:Oxford School at Ironwoods Park
147th and Mission Rd., Leawood, KS

ENTRY FEE: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 3rd 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.
All Oxford School programs and events are coordinated through the Leawood
Historic Commission and Leawood Parks & Recreation Department. 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.



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