Coming Events and Programs

Bushwhacker Days Festival
Bushwhacker Museum & Historic Vernon County Jail
June 8, 2019     ||    10:00AM-4:00PM  ||     Courthouse Square, Nevada, MO

Come celebrate local history with period music, crafts and historic programs on the historic courthouse square in Nevada, MO.

July Quarterly Program: Andrew Carnegie, Industrialist & Philanthropist

Living History Entertainment
July 14, 2019     ||     2:00PM   ||     Wilde Center, Cottey College, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada, MO

Join the Vernon County Historical Society in honoring the 100th anniversary of the passing of Andrew Carnegie, famed 19th century industrialist and philanthropist, with a special first-person impression of the man, given by talented impersonator Dr. Jeffrey Smith of Lindenwood University. Sponsored by White Ember Financial of Nevada, MO