Mt. Gilead Monday: Medical Advancements of the 1890s

stock-illustration-24298692-antique-medical-scientific-illustration-high-resolution-heart.jpgMt. Gilead Mondays is a program for homeschool students, and students in school systems that have shortened their week to exclude Mondays. 

  • Location: Historic Mt. Gilead School, 15918 Plattsburg Rd., Kearney, MO
  • Date: October 20th
  • Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Cost: $10 per student for each day (If adults wish to attend, they will be charged admission.)
  • Age range: students in 1st through 8th grades 
  • Maximum attendance is 25 (including any adults). Call the Jesse James Farm at (816) 736-8500 to sign up. 
  • Students will bring their own sack lunch. 
  • Parents are responsible for transportation.

b7346790cea46a164b62b50991794b5f1.jpgEvery Mt. Gilead Monday will have its own history-related theme, and will include historic interpretation of the theme, plus a craft project, and games related to that theme.  We'll be learning about medical innovations of the era, making our own x-ray hands & looking at ads for medications from the 1890s.

Reservations are required. Call (816)736-8500. Your payment hold your seat. 

Click here to see photos from past Mt. Gilead Mondays events.

fix7spdwxm6tmo.jpgThis program is sponsored by the Clay County Parks, Recreation, & Historic Sites Department.

 

Find out about November's Mt. Gilead Monday program here

See photos frmo this event here

contact us


Public Services Division
Historic Sites

Elizabeth Gilliam-Beckett
Superintendent


Clay County Historic Sites
21216 James Farm Rd.
Kearney, Missouri 64060
 

phone: (816) 736-8500
fax: (816) 736-8501
E-Mail
 

 
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