This Edition of Mahaffie e-News
Spring is almost here and Mahaffie will offer Spring Home School Day Thursday March 28 and Thursday April 25. Brownie Girl Scout Day will be Saturday April 6 and Saturday April 27. Mahaffie will also offer the Yes I Can Drive! hands on youth horse driving clinic Saturday April 20. Registration is required for all of these programs and payment is due the day of the program. For more details and to register, www.mahaffie.org or call 913.971.5111.
Join Mahaffie Thursday March 21, Friday March 22 and Saturday March 23 10am-4pm each day for spring living history activities. Activities may include cookstove and blacksmith demonstrations, 19th Century games and stagecoach rides (weather and ground conditions permitting). Regular site admission applies, $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission. No registration required for Spring Break Living History.
Mahaffie participates in the Interpretive Site Coalition's Passport to Adventure. The 2013 Kick Off will be Saturday March 23 from 12pm to 4pm at Bass Pro Shops, 12051 Bass Pro Drive, Olathe, KS 66061. Many organizations will be represented and Mahaffie will be there with corn grinding. Admission is FREE! The passports have information about many different nature centers and museums located throughout the Kansas City Metro area. Once 15 of the 22 sites have been stamped you can receive a prize pack beginning in September. Passports will be available for pick up Wednesday March 27 at Mahaffie.
Over 300 visitors enjoyed Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides Saturday March 2. We really enjoyed the opportunity to give rides after back to back snowstorms. The snow was enjoyed while it lasted but we at Mahaffie are looking forward to spring! Check out the photo album on Mahaffie's Facebook Page too.
For more information about the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm, visit www.mahaffie.org
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Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm
Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Historic Site