“Old Fashioned Christmas: A Celebration of Christmas Past” begins this Saturday afternoon, Dec.3rd at the Old Mill Museum, 120 Mill Street, in Lindsborg. You don’t want to miss this wonderful, nostalgic celebration of the season! Experience an 1880s prairie Christmas at a special time from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 in the afternoon.
Children’s activities are high on the list for this week’s Old-Fashioned Christmas! Popular family entertainer Thad Beach returns to share ‘Holiday Concerts for Kids of All Ages’. Performances begin on the hour at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00. Anyone who has attended Thad’s performances knows he gets the kids playing with the band and everyone singing along!
Kids can also enjoy old-fashioned crafts and decorate sugar cookies courtesy of the Cake Lady. Santa will be on hand to hear special wishes and take photos with families.
While you’re here take a guided tour of the beautiful 1898 flour mill. Expert guides offer tours of the great old mill every half hour throughout the afternoon, from 1:00 to 5:00. All ages are welcome for these tours.
Enjoy free delicious refreshments and don’t forget to check those unique Christmas gifts in the museum shop! Experience rich holiday traditions and an afternoon of family fun this Saturday, Dec. 3rd from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Old-Fashioned Christmas will also be presented on Saturday evening, December 10th, from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. That evening enjoy the grounds lit with kerosene lanterns, Christmas music in the Pavilion, drama, a shepherd’s story, Santa and children’s activities as well. Admission to both events is just $2 for adults, $1 for children 6-12, with those under 6 admitted free. For more info call 785-227-3595 or visit oldmillmuseum.org