Coming Events and Programs

Vernon County Historical Society Fall Quarterly Program

October 8, 2023   ||     2:00 PM-3:00PM   ||
“This Place of Promise: A Historian’s Perspective on 200 Years of Missouri History”
 || @ The Bushwhacker Museum at 212 W. Walnut, Nevada, Mo

Dr. Gary Kremer, Executive Director of the State Historical Society of Missouri, will give a presentation about his book This Place of Promise, a comprehensive history of Missouri created for the state’s bicentennial in 2021. He will have books on hand to sell and sign.

Historic Deepwood Cemetery Walking Tour

October 13 & 14, 2023   ||     5:00 PM-6:30PM   ||   Tickets: $10.00/person || @ Deepwood Cemetery,
800 S. Washington Street, Nevada, Mo

Meet historic characters from Vernon County’s past come back to life for two evenings of fun and education. Vernon County Historical Society plans to partner with the Nevada High School’s Advanced English class. The students will select, research and perform the monologues/duets about these historic Vernon County individuals. Don’t miss this premier historical society event and support local youth.