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Marbles Kids Museum, Raleigh – North Carolina Thursdays March 12, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I focused on Wake County, North Carolina. A quick check of Raleigh – https://www.visitraleigh.com/listing/marbles-kids-museum/59277/ yielded the Marbles Kids Museum – Raleigh, a museum that includes programs for children with disabilities. Bit longer than … Continue reading

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National Glass Museum, Wellington – Kansas Tuesdays March 10, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Mississippi Music Museum, Hazlehurst – Mississippi Mondays March 9, 2020

This week’s Mississippi Mondays post is Mississippi Music Museum, Hazlehurst (Copiah County): https://web.archive.org/web/20180101000000*/http://www.msmusic.org/mississippi-music-museum.html. This is one of several music museums in Mississippi. It’s in the same building as the Train Depot Museum. I checked both when doing my research as … Continue reading

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Ava Gardner Museum, Smithfield – North Carolina Thursdays March 5, 2020

Continuing my westward trek again for North Carolina Thursdays, I noticed Smithfield in Johnston County. Did a quick check and found Ava Gardner Museum:  https://trip101.com/article/best-things-to-do-smithfield-nc.  Official Website: https://avagardner.org/ Website: https://avagardner.org/ 325 E. Market St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Phone: 919-934-5830 Email: … Continue reading

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Mennonite Heritage and Agricultural Museum, Goessel – Kansas Tuesdays March 3, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Drama Cottage, Tylertown – Mississippi Mondays March 2, 2020

This week’s Mississippi Mondays is Drama Cottage, Tylertown: https://mississippi.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,39667,p,drama%20cottage,i,840d408k-28ddfa14305a02f97f8b195378b5e630.cfm. Official website: no official website; https://www.facebook.com/pg/thedramacottage2/ The Cottage at Lexie is an artist’s co-op that features unique gifts, local art, events and more! We welcome you to take a class, join … Continue reading

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Ctrl Shift Escape – Escape Room, Winterville/Greenville – North Carolina Thursdays February 27, 2020

Continuing my westward trek again for North Carolina Thursdays, I noticed Greenville in Pitt County. Did a quick check and found CTRL Shift Escape:  https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g49681-d10814629-Reviews-Ctrl_Shift_Escape-Winterville_North_Carolina.html which is a escape room adventure – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Escape_room. In some places, these adventures have become … Continue reading

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Ottawa County Historical Museum, Minneapolis – Kansas Tuesdays February 25, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Operation Dribble and Related Atomic Test Code Names, Baxterville / Lumberton – Mississippi Mondays February 24, 2020

After seeing this post, Home Front / Bomb Testing / conclusion (with links to Parts 1 and 2) — Pacific Paratrooper; original post https://pacificparatrooper.wordpress.com/2020/02/20/home-front-bomb-testing-conclusion/, I recalled an article about atomic tests in Mississippi. I went looking and found this article … Continue reading

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Bear-Ology Black Bear Museum AKA God’s Creation Wildlife Museum, Plymouth – North Carolina Thursdays February 20, 2020

It was not that long ago when I had Plymouth as part of a North Carolina Thursdays post –  Roanoke River Lighthouse, Edenton/Plymouth – North Carolina Thursdays January 2, 2020. As I was looking around Winslow, North Carolina, I did … Continue reading

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