Wreath Festival next week
The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its Wreath Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday and Friday. The festival features exhibits, music and gifts and baked goods for sale. Admission is free.
On display will be the Moore Family Santa Collection, which includes a life-size Santa once displayed at the Wichita Macy’s store; miniature Christmas trees made by Sylvia Jackson; and the Wichita Cottage adorned to portray a Victorian Christmas.
The museum, 204 S. Main, will be decorated for the holidays. Lunch will be served both days from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $14, which includes admission to the entire museum.
Talk on interpretation
The Wichita Hosta Society is bringing K-State professor Ted Cable to town to give a talk Tuesday on interpretation – a way of deepening the understanding and appreciation of nature and culture, leading to ways to protect their resources. Cable “will reveal ways of seeing the beauty and interest in nature and how to convey its importance in an entertaining, meaningful way,” the club says.
The talk will be at 7 p.m. at Botanica; admission is free. Snacks will be served starting at 6:30 p.m.
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