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Hays Public Library 100 years!! ~ Hays, Kansas

Exhibit: Hays, A Photographic Journey, an exhibit in celebration of the Centennial of the Hays Public Library and the Sesquicentennial of the State of Kansas. Opens on February 4th and through-out the month. February 4th, Gala Birthday Party, 7-9:30 pm, … Continue reading

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Ellis County Historical Society Museum: “An Apple a Day” – Hays, Kansas

Winter Exhibit: An Apple a Day:  (on display until April 1, 2011) The History of the medical profession. The Ellis County Historical Society collection contains various tools and medical aids used over the years. Located in the Stone Church. For … Continue reading

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Trip and Sunny Visit Goodland

Trip and Sunny blog about their experiences as they explore Kansas I-70 communities! From Oakley, we headed into a beautiful Kansas sunset on I-70.  We stared out the morning with a tour at the National Weather Service – Trip had … Continue reading

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Trip & Sunny

Trip and Sunny blog about their experiences as they explore Kansas I-70 communities! Sunny and I stopped in for a quick bite at Porubsky’s Deli and Tavern on Sardou Avenue in Topeka.  This is my kind of place – a … Continue reading

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Sunny & Trip Have a Capitol Idea in Topeka!

Trip and Sunny blog about their experiences as they explore Kansas I-70 communities! Here we are in front of the gorgeous Kansas State Capitol on 10th Avenue in downtown Topeka!  It’s even more beautiful inside – the murals are breathtaking … Continue reading

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Chestnut Street District – Downtown Hays, Kansas

The oldest destination in Hays is now the newest place to visit! Downtown Hays – the Chestnut Street District has been undergoing a process of restoration driven by the desire to preserve the history and community pride while creating the … Continue reading

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Trolley Homes Tour Viewing Justus Bissing, Jr. Homes, June 13, 2010 ~ Hays, Kansas

Spend a Sunday afternoon learning history behind Justus Bissing, Jr. homes in the Hays area. You will get a personal tour inside several of the homes, plus visit the Justus Bissing, Jr.  Exhibit at the ECHS Museum. Meet at the … Continue reading

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