Events and Activities

Winter – Spring 2018

New Curator Mike Shaw has taken over as curator and is handling tours & inquiries during regular JCHS hours.

Annual Events:

Contra Dance – We celebrate the weekend before the Super Bowl ® with a mid-19th Century dance. Watch our Contra Dance Facebook page for more information.

Old Drum Days – Set aside the second Saturday in April each year for Warrensburg’s canine-themed festival. It includes a dog show, the Old Drum play, live music and entertainment, and food and craft vendors. Information is generally shared on the Old Drum Day Facebook page.

October— 2017 Concerts in the Courthouse program is over. Please plan to attend next year’s concerts – take a look at what you missed in 2017! Concerts start at 7 PM – no charge, but your donations are welcome.

Friday 9/29-Betse & Clarke (Bluegrass, blues & music from the Ozarks)
Saturday 9/30-To be determined.
Friday 10/6-Jeff Imboden (Popular music)
Saturday 10/7-Walkenhorst & Porter (singer-songwriters)
Friday 10/13-Fred Wickham and friends (Americana)
Saturday 10/14-No Concert (UCM Homecoming)
Friday 10/20-No concert
Saturday 10/21-No concert
Friday 10/27-Sky Smeed (singer-songwriters)
Saturday 10/28-Kansas City Multicultural Choir (Chamber music)
Friday11/3-Triflemore (Folk)
Saturday 11/4-Luehrman, Shaffer & Check (Music from Broadway to the Barnyard and more)


SUNDAY JAM—2-5 p.m. in the Heritage Library.  Every Sunday,  except for major holidays, a group meets around the tables in the Mary Miller Smiser Heritage Library to play music – mostly string instruments, but sometimes other instruments add to the musical mix.   Mainly old tunes are played as each successive participant suggests a tune in turn around a harmonious circle.  All are welcome to listen or to join in. Currently in its 12th year. (Schoolhouse Jammers and Honey Creek are performing bands formed from these volunteer musicians.)

Tuesday Mornings –noon LOCAL RECORDS PROJECT (in its 11th year) (West entrance, lower level)

4th Tuesday Meetings –The Board of Directors meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Mary Miller Smiser Heritage Library.  Annual Meetings for the membership are held on the last Sunday in September each year.

Hours: 1-4 PM, Tuesday – Saturday
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Postal address: 302 N. Main, Warrensburg, MO, 64093
Phone: 660-747-6480

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