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Constitution Week

In 1955, DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) started the tradition of celebrating the Constitution by petitioning Congress to set aside September 17 – 23 annually to observe Constitution Week. The resolution was later adopted by the US Congress and signed into public law on August 2, 1956 by President D. Eisenhower. The aims of… Continue Reading

Lego’s with April at the Museum

Lego’s with April at the Museum

All ages enjoyed “Lego’s with April” Saturday, September 9 at the museum. April Fisher, Lego Lady Extraordinaire, demonstrated how to create a maze with Lego’s, and then encouraged everyone to create one of their own and test it with a ball. After everyone complete their task April gave one last instruction—link all the mazes together!… Continue Reading

Celebrating the Signing of the Constitution

We will be celebrating the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787 beginning August through September at the museum. One of the main attractions will be a display of flags from the beginning of our country to the present. It will be going the next few months-August, September, October, and November.   Continue Reading

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