Author Archives: artsandmemories

It has been awhile

The museum was closed during the winter months and it will soon be opening as Spring is right around the corner. To read the latest newsletter visit our Newsletter page. Inside the latest newsletter you can read how to care … Continue reading

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National Fossil Day

Wednesday, October 15, 2014, is National Fossil Day. If you have an interest in fossils, check out the ones on display at the museum – fish fossil and dolphin fossil tooth and others. Make an appointment and bring your Science … Continue reading

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Main Street, Riley, Kansas, 1907

This photo was donated by Shirley S.

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Work Day

On August 30, 2014, some board members gathered to work on the front of the Hassebroek building.

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Support quote

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Veterans Helping Veterans

Tales of Saint Nicholas, by Keith Kraushaar, illustrated by Rita Kraushaar This book is available in print and as an e-book.  Portions of the proceeds go to veteran groups and veteran non-profit organizations. Help a Veteran.  Purchase a copy today. … Continue reading

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Riley, Kansas HighSchools, 1875-1959

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Sunflower/Riley Festival, September 20, 2014

Come on, come all To the festival this fall! The Sunflower Festival will now take place in the Flag Garden, 223 S. Broadway, Riley, KS. In the garden there will be: Riley Boy Scouts Rope Bridge Mountain Men camps Blacksmith … Continue reading

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Calling all Quilters! Sunflower Block Party

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Hurry, Hurry! Kansas City Royals Tickets

MUST HURRY!   Deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, July 25, 2014. The museum has received four (4) Kansas City Royals Tickets.  They were to be used in a silent auction, but because the tickets are for this season (2014) and … Continue reading

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