Mt. Gilead Monday: Pastimes


Learn about popular pastimes of the Victorian era. 

Mt. 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: March 21st
  • Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm (Please note that check-in time is from 9:30 am to 10:00 am, class begins promptly at 10:00.)
  • 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.

Archery-Amazons-o-fthe-Bow.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.  

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

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

This program is sponsored by the Clay County Historic Sites Department.

contact us

Public Services Division
Historic Sites

Elizabeth Gilliam-Beckett

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

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

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