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2017 Events

March 16            7:00pm Rational Living: A modern family’s year-long experiment with WWII Rations

April 28               6:30pm - 9:30pm: "Finding Felten," Spring Art Walk

May 17                9:00am - 2:30pm:  Pioneer day -- Teachers, call and register your class!

May 17                6:00pm:  Pioneer Night -- Free hot dogs; Fireman's Relief Association begins their presentation at

May 20                9:00am:  Heritage Harvest at Forsyth Library, FHSU --- Find schedule and registration details here.

June 16               6:30pm - 9:30 pm:  TBD, Summer Art Walk

June 17/18         Sesquicentennial Celebration at Historic Fort Hays — ECHS will provide Children's activities.

Jun 23                 5:30pm:  Michael Martin Murphey concert and Chuck Wagon Dinner -- at National
                            Guard Armory and Municipal Park, 100-200 Main St., Hays.

July 23                 City celebration of Ellis County's 150th Anniversary! Find details here.

August 25           6:30pm -- 9:30pm: Fall Art Walk "Works from The Fort Hays Pottery." Music by Blade Buell and
                             David Vandiver.

Sept 30               Temporary Exhibit at the Hays Symphony Orchestra seasoning opening. At Beach/Schmidt
                             Performing Arts Center. Doors open at 6:30pm.

Oct 6                   ALL DAY: Oktoberfest! -- ECHS will provide Honoring Our Heritage: history & demonstrations,
                             all day long.

Oct 27-28           7:00pm-10:00pm: Haunted Tours, put on by Hays Community Theater. Check here for more

Oct. 29               Noon: Dining with the Dead at Mount Allen Cemetery, 27th & Vine in Hays. 

Dec 1                  6:30pm  Christmas Open House! Our annual celebration will center around holidays in the
                           1950s and 1960s this year.  Join us for a variety of musicians, wine, and snacks.