History camp for youths starts June 7 at historic site in Tonganoxie

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May 26, 2021

Tonganoxie Community Historic Site will be the venue for the historical society’s history camp: Who Lived Here Before Us?

The camp, open to youths entering grades 4-6 in the fall, will be 9 a.m.-noon June 7-11 at the site and museum, 201 W. Washington St.

Deadline for registration is Wednesday, June 2, and space is limited to 12 youths.

To reserve a place, call 913-845-2960 or email and complete the registration form.

The camp will focus on local history, edible history, wearable history, dramatic history and playful history.

For the safety of the children and Tonganoxie Community Historical Society volunteers, masks will be required during indoor activities, but will not be required while outside.

Cell phones are discouraged — water bottles are encouraged!

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