Category Archives: volunteer

School Tour Season

We are taking a break from the remodeling project to host school tours. The last few weeks of the school year brings us hundreds of children from surrounding communities. We appreciate¬†energy and enthusiasm of our young visitors and look forward … Continue reading

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School Tour Season

Ahh – May! Tulips and lilacs are blooming, grass is growing – and children are flocking to the museum for school tours. We had our first tour yesterday when the kids from Woodland Elementary in Alexandria came to visit. It … Continue reading

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Quilt Raffle

Raffle tickets are still available for our vintage quilt raffle to be held at our Christmas Open house, December 1 2012. The prizes include an antique hand stitched Yo-Yo coverlet and an antique hand stitched Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt. Both … Continue reading

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Quilt Raffle Starting

Raffle tickets are now available for our vintage quilt raffle to be held at our Christmas Open house, December 1 2012. The prizes include an antique hand stitched Yo-Yo coverlet and an antique hand stitched Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt. Both … Continue reading

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Storms again!

Yesterday morning Pope County was hit by storms again! Glenwood was hit with straight-line winds and about 4″ of rain in less than an hour. There are trees down everywhere. Here at the museum, we lost several trees, but thankfully, … Continue reading

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Museum to hold a “Used Art Sale”

Do you have original fine art or prints gathering dust under your bed or in your closet you would like to donate to a good cause? Are you looking for something new to change the look of your living room? … Continue reading

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Veteran / Military wall progress

All 1500 images have been scanned. Most have been re-sized to print. Each soldier’s name is being printed right on the photo. Phyllis is working hard to get each photo ready to print.¬† The printer is humming along next to … Continue reading

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