First City PAST members to portray women of Leavenworth County at Tonganoxie Community Historical Society gathering
First City Performers and Story Tellers will portray Leavenworth County women during next week’s Tonganoxie Community Historical Society meeting.
First City PAST members Kathy Peak, Keyta Kelly and Laura Elkins, with narration from Rachel Kelly, will perform as various Leavenworth County women at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tonganoxie Community Historic Site, 201 W. Washington St. The event is free.
Keyta Kelly will portray Mary Brown, wife of Charles Brown, world-famous ventriloquist, while Elkins will portray Grace Schilling, 40-year employee of Zoellners and sister of Helen Schilling. Peak will portray Magdalena Bury and Rachel Kelly will narrate as Mary Margaret McBride.