Historical museum closed for holiday
The Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St., will be closed July 4 and 8, and the museum's William D. Fulton House will be closed July 6, 7 and 13.
The July 4 closing is in observance of Independence Day. The other dates are primarily in connection with the Fourth Annual Finney County Historical Society Flea Market.
Regular summer museum exhibit hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Regular Fulton house summer tour hours are 2 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission to both facilities is free.
Upcoming events at the museum include:
* The flea market, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 6, with crafts, art, antiques, collectibles, food, custom products and other items available in booths immediately south of the museum in Lee Richardson Zoo at Finnup Park, supported by the Finney County Convention and Visitors Bureau.
* A reception for the Shirley Creeden Exhibition, 5 to 7 p.m. July 9, offering an opportunity to meet the Southwest Kansas photographer whose landscape images recently went on display at the museum's new Front Door Gallery.