The Research Center located at 121 W. Myrtle in Independence, KS
Beginning Genealogy Classes. Class size is limited to 5. The cost of the class is $10 per person. Those attending will need to bring a pencil, names, birth dates & places, death dates & places and burial dates & places of their parents, grandparents and great-grandparents.
An Orientation Class will be scheduled as needed for those wanting to volunteer at the Genealogy Research Center.
For more details contact the office at 620-331-3515.
We have a new fund Raiser with Schwans.com. Please use the Campaign ID of 3132 when ordering. The museum will be getting a portion of each sale during the year campaign. To see the current catalog(Sept-Oct 2013) click here. This file is 36mb in size. A sample order form is here. You can go to www.schwans.com to place your order. Schwans also has an APP which you can download onto your phone, etc. That address is www.schwans.com/app.
The current and prior years' newsletters are available for download at Newsletters.
Luncheons are held each month on the second Friday at 12 Noon from September through May. There are only special events during the summer months. Be sure to make reservations each month. The current month's newsletter lists the menu for the day.
Wi-FI is now available in the museum for your use. You can research your family history or other research items.. You can bring your own computer, or use one of the computers available. The WIFI and the coffee bar are open during regular business hours..