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3/3/2017
– 3/26/2017

Robert E. Tindall Scholarship Art Show & Sale

Robert E. Tindall, a native of Independence, was a widely respected artist that studied under Thomas Hart Benton. A few of Mr. Tindall's paintings will be on exhibit, as well as the works of other Independence Art Association members. Artwork will be on display during regular park hours, March 3-26. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 18 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Call (816)325-7115 for more details.

George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S. Speck Rd.


3/25/2017

Trail Fun: African Americans in the West

Free with regular museum admission

Saturdays in January-March 1-3pm

Using a special brochure as your guide, discover how African Americans contributed in settling the western reaches of our continent. Upon completion of your adventure a Museum Guide will check your work and award a prize for your effort!

National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific