Saturday, October 6, 2007
A PART OF MARK MASSEY MEMORIAL MINISTRIES.
The museum is housed in the historical old bank building. The Dexter Bank was the last bank successfully robbed by members of the Dalton Gang before their deaths in the Coffeyville,Kansas bank robbery. Mrs. Massey's uncle, Henry Branson, sold Grat Dalton the horse he rode later that day to rob the bank.
The museum houses articles and memorabilia of the Dalton robbery - Helium discovery - Country schools of the Dexter area - Dexter schools, Veterans of the area who served in the U.S. wars, and historys of pioneer families who settled Grouse Creek Valley and surrounding area.
OPEN SATURDAYS 11:00 - 1:30 OR BY APPOINTMENT. PHONE 620-876-5700
ADMISSION - ADULTS $1.00 - CHILDREN UNDER 12 - .50cents CHILDREN UNDER 6 free
CLUBS or FAMILY GROUPS $15.00
NO CHARGE FOR SCHOOL GROUPS.
Thursday, October 4, 2007
FLINTHILLS HILLTOP EMPORIUM
26798 212th Road - Dexter,Kansas 67038 -
Info call 620-876-5700 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
CRAFTS - PASTRIES - JELLIES
HOME COOKED MEALS FEATURING FRESH BAKED BREAD and PIES
LIVE MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT EVERY MONTH.
Opening November 3,2007 and open ONE Saturday of every month, serving meals at 6p.m. with music to follow. New menu each month..RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.
SINGLE $15.00 * PARTY OF TWO $25.00 * FAMILY OF FOUR $30.00 *
(OVER FOUR $2.50 PER PERSON)
OVERNIGHT ACCOMODATIONS AVAILABLE IN BED AND BREAKFAST ROOMS WITH
PRIVATE BATHS $50.00 - $60.00 - $65.00
10 FULL - HOOKUP SPACES FOR CAMPERS. $15.00
Serving at 6 P.M.
GLAZED HAM - CANDIED SWEET POTATOES - HONEY/ORANGE CARROTS - 3 BEAN SALAD - HOT BREAD - CAKE & ICE CREAM
MUSIC PROVIDED BY BRIAR PATCH BAND of Dexter,KS.
COME & ENJOY AN EVENING OF GREAT ENTERTAINMENT & DELICIOUS FOOD !...........
We attended on February 9th & what a great evening it was...Food was delicious & home cooked, Bob looked pretty spiffy in his sunflower apron, and bib overalls..Music was provided by Paul Massey on the keyboard & was followed by Pat Muntz on Hammered Dulcimer & Guitar...Pat was assisted by Derek Vaden on Banjo, Mandolin, & Guitar's with Jesse Sexton on Bass.....It was worth every dime spent for the music those 3 produced, making the meal free. IF YOU HAVE NOT TAKEN ADVANTAGE OF THIS MONTHLY GATHERING YET......YOU'RE MISSING A FUN FILLED EVENING... Make that reservation now for the March gathering.......Canton Frog
INFORMATION ON HARVEST TIME MINISTRIES
A part of Mark Massey Memorial Ministries
Our goal is to serve and help to build strong families.
Because of the increase in costs of fuel, utilities, and food, we are trying to cover expenses and still keep our prices low enough that families can afford to use our facilities and be part of this ministry. We are both in our 70's now and need physical help in maintaining our facilities. Therefore, we are offering lower prices in exchange for help in some cases. We want people who come to "Grandpa and Grandma's" farm to feel they are a part of this ministry. Please call us if you have questions or ideas of new activities we can offer. We are flexible and we will bve happy to negotiate prices and activities to suit your needs. Please contact us early to reserve your week or weekend.
WHAT WE OFFER
CABIN: 3 bedrooms with 7 twin beds, 2 baths, kitchen and living room. There are no laundry facilities. 800 acres are available for you to hike, bird watch,or see wildflowers and wildlife, ponds to fish, and 1/4 mile of Crab Creek where you can fish or swim. For your family vacation we charge $100 plus a few hours of helping with farm work.......
(mowing, weed eating, painting, seasonal garden and livestock care, etc) for 1 week.
YOU will furnish your own food,towels,washcloths and toiletries.
RETREAT CENTER : FAMILY REUNIONS.
The center has 2 dorm-type bedrooms that will sleep 11 in each room. It has 2 complete bath and shower rooms. On the upstairs level it has 3 Bed & Breakfast rooms with private baths. There is a complete kitchen and dining room for your use. YOU furnish your own food, towels,washcloths, & toiletries. For a weekend family reunion we open the facility to you for $100 plus a love offering.
RETREATS: For church youth groups, other groups, the Retreat Center is available for $7.50 per person per day, or, if you want to spend some time helping as stated above, the price is $5.00 per day. If we cook and serve your meals, we charge $5.00 per meal.
CAMPGROUND: We have 10 full hookup sites with sewer dump available. You can camp for $15.00 per night OR $10.00 per night and help here as outlined above under Cabin.
The 800 acres and all activities will be available to you with either choice.
DAY TRIPS: For home school field trips, church or school groups, etc. we charge $5.00 per person. Bring your own food OR we will provide meals at $5.00 each..Plan your own program. We can provide a wagon ride or assist you with the activities listed with the cabin information.
Other activities being planned are the Annual Prairie Chicken Boom watch, a Quilting weekend, A Bluegrass Music weekend, and a Harvest Festival. We will let you know specific dates and other information by Mail - EMail - or Phone if we have your information on file.
Thank you for your interest and support through the years.. We ask for your prayers as we plan and work for Him.
Harvest Time Ministries
Bob and Margaret Massey