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Summer Contest!

 What's Your KC Area Destination??

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Are you looking for a get-away close to home that feels like you’re miles away? You can have it all in the Kansas City area! No matter your interest, the Kansas City area has a destination with you in mind. Enter to win the What's Your KCArea Destination Giveaway - to win a theme-based trip to the Kansas City area! Contest runs April 1 - July 31, 2014, so enter HERE today!

Three NEW Hotels Coming to LV!!

 A Fairfield Inn & Suites
and a
Hampton Inn will
open
in the Fall of 2014!
Just Announced:  Towne-
Place Suites will be built
at the old Ramada Inn
location, 3rd & Delaware
Sreets.

Gal Pal Getaway!

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    CHECK IT OUT!!
Leavenworth, along with
Atchison, KS is featured
in a 3-page article in
the August issue of
Midwest Living
magazine! 
 
Ladies, start planning
        a weekend in 
    LEAVENWORTH!!
 

Frontier Army Museum

clark_statue2The Frontier Army Museum tells the story of Fort Leavenworth from 1827 to 1917 and the history of the frontier Army from 1804, when Lewis and Clark passed by present day Leavenworth and Fort Leavenworth. Rotating exhibits highlight uniforms, weapons and equipment used during the fort's early days. Items include Brig. Gen. Henry Leavenworth's dress coat and saber, his portrait by George Catlin, the carriage presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln rode in in 1859, and a sleigh owned by George and Libby Custer. Their newest permanent exhibit is the "Beyond Lewis and Clark" - the Military Explolewis_statue1ration of the American West. Hours are Tues-Fri, 9am-4pm; Sat 10am-4pm; closed Sundays and Federal holidays, donations welcomed. (913) 684-3186

The gift shop in the museum has a variety of souvenirs, from mugs to original watercolors for purchase. (913) 651-7440.

For group tour information, call (913) 682-4113.

Location: 100 Reynolds Avenue, Fort Leavenworth

NOTE: A U.S. picture ID (valid driver's license) is required upon entering Fort Leavenworth.

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Wed Apr 16 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Story Time: National Library Week
Wed Apr 16 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Senior Shows - Art Exhibit
Thu Apr 17 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Senior Shows - Art Exhibit
Thu Apr 17 @ 6:00PM - 07:00PM
Bedtime Stories: National Library Week
Fri Apr 18 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Senior Shows - Art Exhibit
Fri Apr 18 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy
Sat Apr 19 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Senior Shows - Art Exhibit
Sat Apr 19 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Easter Festivities & Egg Hunt
Sat Apr 19 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy
Sun Apr 20 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Senior Shows - Art Exhibit
Mon Apr 21 @ 1:00PM - 02:00PM
Story Time: Eggs
Mon Apr 21 @ 4:00PM - 06:00PM
After School Adventure: Mystery Monday - The Cracks in the Wall
Tue Apr 22 @ 7:45AM - 01:00PM
2014 Women's Leadership Summit
Tue Apr 22 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Story Time: Eggs
Tue Apr 22 @ 4:00PM - 05:00PM
Creation Station: Egg Art
Tue Apr 22 @ 7:30PM - 09:00PM
Spring Band Concert
Wed Apr 23 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Story Time: Eggs
Thu Apr 24 @ 6:30PM - 07:00PM
Bedtime Stories: Eggs
Fri Apr 25 @12:00PM -
Arbor Day Celebration
Fri Apr 25 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"