Wanted: volunteers to dress up for 1880s schoolhouse tours near Heil Valley Ranch

Wanted: volunteers to dress up for 1880s schoolhouse tours near Heil Valley Ranch

Volunteers at Walker Ranch dress in 1880s period costume and learn fun living history demonstrations to share at special events and weekday school field trips
Altona School volunteers – located at Heil Valley Ranch.

Ghost Town documentary back on the big screen

Ghost Town documentary back on the big screen

The Historic Park Theatre will screen Best Documentary Award-winner Ghosts of the West: The End of the Bonanza Trail, along with a presentation of the companion multimedia lecture, Ghost Towns of the American West. Both were shot on location in the ghost towns and mining camps of the Old West. Q&A sessions with writer-director will follow each program.

Lyons Recorder: what was news 10 years ago in Lyons… Part 4 (9/20/12)
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Lyons Recorder: what was news 10 years ago in Lyons… Part 4 (9/20/12)

What was happening in Lyons 10 years ago. We take a look, as we celebrate our TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY under the direction of Kathleen Spring. = Part 4
==Board meeting
==Pizza Bar, live band (23 String Band, KY)
==school field trip to museum
==Museum’s History Day Camp, summers
PHOTOS

History of The Stone Cup and the Tallents
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History of The Stone Cup and the Tallents

The Stone Cup “personal story” by Mindy Tallent…begins with: In September of 2004, Sam and I purchased the property and business …  In all my wildest dreams I had never once imagined owning a small business, let alone a coffee shop!  Our daughter Rachel began working for us and quickly became our lead barista and creative consultant.  Our son Sam helped during the summers of 2006 and 2007. /continued/

Lyons Recorder: what was news 10 years ago in Lyons… Part 3 (9/12)

Lyons Recorder: what was news 10 years ago in Lyons… Part 3 (9/12)

What was happening in Lyons 10 years ago. We take a look, as we celebrate our TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY under the direction of Kathleen Spring. = Part 2
==Dave’s Diner (breakfast & hot dogs) next to Outlaw Saloon
==Devil’s Dash run
==Chamber welcomes new residents (then and now)
==Songbirds (KC Groves, Julie Adair, and others)