Events and Activities

Fall 2018

New Event – Haunted History, Saturday, October 20th. It was a good one! Look for next year’s event.
Facebook event page should have some pictures for you.

Annual Events:

Contra Dance – January 27th, 2019 – 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 10th Annual 2018 Concerts in the Courthouse:  Well, you missed it. That’s OK, the 2019 version promises to be bigger and better than ever! These free concerts Concerts start at 7 PM – no charge, but your donations are welcome. More details will be available at Concerts Facebook Page

Friday 9/28 – Sky Smeed (singer-songwriter) 
Saturday 9/29 – Lakesiders/Ukelele Duo (pop, country & more)
Sunday 9/30 – Bob & Una Walkenhorst (singer/songwriters)
Friday 10/5 – Knobtown Skiffle Band (Stringband music from the 20s & 30s)
Saturday 10/6 – Paul Asher (John Denver Tribute)
Sunday 10/7 – Joy & Jimmy (Pop and more)
Friday 10/12 – Manda Shea & the Sumpthin’ Brothers (Americana)
Saturday 10/13 – Layton Hollow Gals (Americana)
Sunday 10/14 – Amarugia Ridgerunners (Bluegrass, country & more)
Friday 10/19 – The Bickmores (Singer/songwriters)
Saturday 10/20 – No concert: plan to take in some Haunted History
Sunday 10/21 – T.J. Earhart (Solo piano & vocals)
Friday 10/26- Walkenhorst & Porter (singer/songwriters)
Saturday 10/27 – Triflemore (Celtic & more)
Sunday 10/28 – Nace Brothers Acoustic Trio (Americana)
Friday 11/2 – Betse & Clarke (Americana)
Saturday 11/3 -Luehrman, Shaffer & Check (Music from Broadway to the Barnyard and more)

ONGOING:

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
To Contact us: email: curator@jocomohistory.org
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Postal address: 302 N. Main, Warrensburg, MO, 64093
Phone: 660-747-6480

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