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Johnson County Museum

Phone: 913-715-2550

6305 Lackman Road, Shawnee, KS 66217

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Girl Scouts

Calling all Girl Scouts!

Have fun working towards your badge at the Johnson County Museums with our educational programs!

Program Name:  Lanesfield Historic Site Tour

Lanesfield

  Who:  All Ages

  When: Friday and Saturday from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

  Where: Lanesfield Historic Site located at 18745 S. Dillie Road, Edgerton, KS 66021

  What:  Built in 1869, the school is the only standing structure from Lanesfield, Kansas. Girl Scouts can investigate what it was like to go to a one-room school in 1904. Gather some friends for a drop-in public tour and learn about rural life and education from a costumed tour guide.  This is a great tie-in for troops working on their” Playing in the Past Badge”, “Celebrating Community” Badge or the World of Girls Journey.   

Farm Family - Brownies can expand their visit to the Lanesfield Historic Site and learn about farm life and chores. This one and a half hour program is available Saturday mornings or by appointment.  We welcome groups on No School Days!  The cost is $3 per Girl Scouts. Program must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.

Cost Per PersonN/A ($3 for the Farm Family addition)

How to register:  Call 913-715-2570 to schedule your troop.

 

 

Boy Scouts

Calling all Boy Scouts!

Have fun working towards your badge at the Johnson County Museums with our educational programs!

Tiger Cubs: the Johnson County Museum is a great resource to help you search, discover, and share! Work towards your Tiger Cub badge for Achievements 1 and 2 by visiting the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton to investigate what it was like to go to a one-room school in 1904. Drop in for a site tour, orgather some friends for the Farm Family program. Lanesfield is a great place to Go See It and to learn about Where I Live.

If you are traveling the Bear Trail, visit the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton to investigate what it was like to go to a one-room school in 1904. Drop in for a site tour, or gather some friends for the Farm Family program. Lanesfield School sits in its original location on the Santa Fe Trail and near a Bleeding Kansas skirmish site, exciting and important places in America.

Take an adventurous step towards earning your Scholar activity badge as a Webelos Scout by touring the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton to investigate what it was like to go to a one-room school in 1904. One-room schools represent an interesting era in the history of education. It is a great place to compare your school experience with those of students in the past, and to help you gain perspective on the value of an education for your Scholar badge.

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