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Image Above: Helen Miller Martin, Drum Major LSHS, c. 1939


History of Lee's Summit, 1865-2015

The Historical Society of Lee's Summit has published a book celebrating our rich history from its start as a small agricultural community to the award-winning city of today. This high-quality coffee table book contains over 200 pages with photos on every page and is available as a hard back or soft cover. More information will be coming out on how you can obtain a book through our next order.

2018 Events:
Jan - Feb - Winter hours in effect at museum
Feb - Black History Month exhibit at the museum
Feb 2 - Membership meeting with volunteer appreciation and new exhibit introduction
Mar 28 - Museum open 6:00-10:00pm for National Main Street "Big Bash"
Apr - Trivia Contest
Apr 5 - Regular hours in effect at museum
Apr 6 - Membership meeting with guest speaker Diane Eickhoff presenting women in the Civil War
May - Quilt show at the museum, date TBA
May - Historic homes tour, date TBA
May 31 - Jun 2 - Museum closed due to Downtown Days
Jun - Vintage quilt show featuring quilter & author Edi McGinnis displaying her feed sack and other vintage quilts and patterns
Jun - Lee's Summit High School exhibit at museum
Jun 8 - Membership meeting with guest speaker Dan Hadley demonstrating Delores Hadley's La Famille Marionettes
Jul - Aug - La Famille Marionette exhibit at museum
Jul 14 - Puppet making workshop with Puppetry Arts @ 2:00pm
Aug 3 - Membership meeting with guest speaker Ann Raab on the Osage Indians
Sep 28 - 30 - Museum closed due to Oktoberfest
Oct 5 - Membership meeting with guest speaker Barbara Hughes on nurses during WWI to commemorate 100th anniversary of Armistice Day
Oct 20 - Museum participating in Haunted and Historic Spaces tour
Oct 23 - Celebrity Roast and Toast
Nov 22 - Museum closed for Thanksgiving
Dec 7 - Membership Christmas potluck




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