Joel Meyers from Manhattan will be the guest speaker at the August meeting. The program is titled “THE ROBIDOUX CREEK CARVINGS-A GLIMPSE OF THE MEN WHO CARVED THEIR NAMES IN STONE”. Joel will talk about who these people are and a bit about their lives. The names on the rocks are: M. Robidoux Trapper 1841, J. Bridger Guide 1857, C. F. Smith, J. Frey 1860, J. S. Jones May 7 1856 and L. Row 1861. Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of the month.
Wes Miller of rural Hiawatha will be the guest speaker for the September meeting. Wes will be giving part two of his “Immigration and Settlement Patterns of Kansas” program. In May Wes concentrated on the Northeast part of Kansas. In this program he will concentrate on the Southeast part of Kansas.