Category Archives: Kansas

My Geocaching Journey Begins… — tallcardsfan

Thanks for joining me! I would like to read a blog of your logs. -bdg006 I second this! -catherinebatherine The beginning… I started geocaching after discovering it while wandering through Reddit. Love the idea of discovering secret treasure often hidden … Continue reading

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How We Build Dinosaurs at Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park – YouTube Video

I will be highlighting Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park for next week’s Weirdness Wednesdays, but thought you might enjoy a bit of an early preview – How We Build Dinosaurs at Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obDQkACloq4 (about 5:30 minutes long). I … Continue reading

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Hartleyhenge, Chapel Hill – North Carolina Thursdays June 13, 2019

I saw this on Candid Slice, http://www.candidslice.com/stonehenge-of-north-carolina-mystic-circle-in-chapel-hill/, and decided it was a good North Carolina Thursdays post for June 13, 2019. It’s listed as Hartleyhenge on some sites and other sites simply call it North Carolina’s Stonehenge. Others call it … Continue reading

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Evel Knievel Musuem, Topeka, Kansas – Kansas Tuesdays June 11, 2019

Here is this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post for June 11, 2019 – Evel Knievel Museum, Topeka, Kansas. I saw it on Roadside America – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/57313. Official Website: http://evelknievelmuseum.com/  Location PHONE: 785.215.6205 LOCATION: 2047 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66612 ALWAYS CALL AHEAD to … Continue reading

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Laura Homesites Open for the Season 2019 — Sarah’s Notebook

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Season has officially gotten underway again. If you plan a Laura trip before they open, make sure you call ahead. The homesite museums that are not fully open, may or may not be able to accommodate … Continue reading

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Fort Wallace Museum, Wallace, Kansas – Kansas Tuesdays June 4, 2019

I looked at a few of the links below for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post and decided on an item from Kansas Living Magazine that I saw last week –Fort Wallace Museum (Wallace, Kansas): https://kansaslivingmagazine.com/attraction/fort-wallace-museum. While most of Kansas is … Continue reading

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New Records on FamilySearch from May 2019

I saw this earlier this evening on FamilySearch – New Records on FamilySearch from May 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/record-update-may-2019/. FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in May of 2019 with almost 14 million new indexed family history records from all over the … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – May 31, 2019

Updated as they added May 31, 2019 records – I saw this not too long ago on Ancestry – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. New and Updated   NEW Web: Kansas Historical Society, Knights and Ladies of … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 28, 2018

I saw this last night on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 28, 2018: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch–week-of-may-28-2018/ FamilySearch added almost 2 million indexed Canadian Headstones records, Great Britain War Registers (1772 – 1935), and over 1.6 million indexed records from the … Continue reading

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Pronounce This: Kansas Names – YouTube Video

A while back, I did links to YouTube videos on pronouncing Mississippi – We try To Pronounce Mississippi Town Names – YouTube Video and North Carolina – We Try to Pronounce North Carolina Town Names – YouTube Videos town names. I planned … Continue reading

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