Thursday, January 28, 2016
“Painted Quilts Across the Flint Hills” opens Friday at GOSCheck out the interview about the KS Flint Hills Quilt Trail Exhibit at The Great Overland Station in Topeka. Shout out to WIBW!
Thursday, January 14, 2016
THE GREAT OVERLAND STATION
701 N Kansas Avenue, Topeka Kansas 66610
Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Last ticket sale 3:15 p.m.
Adults: $4.00 - Seniors (62+): $3.00 Children 3-12: $2.00
$1.00 off with Military ID
Children 2 & under and members are free.
Kansas Day - Free Admission
Sunday, December 6, 2015
Coming . . .
At The Great Overland Station, Topeka!
"Painted Quilts Across The Flint Hills"
Opens January 28, 2016 through April 30, 2016
|Marcia Rozell, Sue Hageman, Sarah House with the Great Overland Station,|
and Char Grelk discuss exhibit possibilities.
photo by Connie Larson
Stay tuned for more details!
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Barn Quilt Class Offered
At Historic Farm Near Chapman
Saturday, October 3
“Americana Art at Longview Farm”
The day begins at 8:30 a.m. and will conclude at approximately 2:30 p.m.
Registration for the event is $65, which includes paint supplies for a 2 x 2 barn quilt,
a meal, refreshments and tours of the house and barn.
Limited to 20 participants, pre-registration and payment for the event is required.
To register, contact Lori at 785-313-6565 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participants may enjoy tours of the mansion and large stone barn (both restored) while learning the story of this beautiful homestead. The farm, listed on the National Historic Register, was featured on the Sunflower Journeys TV program, which highlighted the area’s historic stone barns last fall.
Following the festivities at Longview Farm, participants are welcome to take self-guided tours of the area’s historic barns and the Chapman-area barn quilts which boasts one of the largest concentrations
of barn quilts in Kansas. Also nearby is the Moose Creek Pumpkin Patch.