Thank you to all the Visitors and Volunteers

To make our celebration of

Old Settler's Day a Success!

Enjoy more photos on our Facebook and on the 2017 Corn Picking Page!

Congratulations to Judy Sorenson of Hope
who won the 4' x 4' barn quilt. And
thank you to those that supported 
Ag Heritage Park with the purchase of tickets.

Thank you to Farmers & Drovers Bank
for displaying the barn quilt and selling tickets
prior to Old Settler's Day!










Horse powered grinder


Don't Forget!

This Saturday

at

AG HERITAGE PARK

Fall Event/Old Settler's Day Schedule


9:30 - Geocache "how-to"
10:30 - Old Settler's Day Parade line up
11:00 - Join Old Settler's Day Parade
1:30 - Old Fashioned Corn Picking Demonstrations
2:00 - Barn Quilt Demonstration
3:30 - Barn Quilt Drawing

ALL DAY - 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Museums and displays open - 
"Step Back In Time"
Check out displays that portray rural life 130 years ago
Food and Drinks available


Ag Heritage Park Cache
Barn Quilt Drawing 3:30 p.m.



Barn Quilt Drawing

BARN QUILT BLOCK DRAWING

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 3:30 p.m.


Donations To Ag Heritage Park

TICKETS:
1 - $3.00
2 = $5.00
6 = $10.00
Tickets available at Ag Heritage Park, or by mail:
Checks payable to Ag Heritage Park
Mail to:
Ag Heritage Park, 1128 D Ave., Alta Vista KS 66834
Old Time Corn Picking
Demonstrations
Planned Saturday, September 23
Last check the corn is maturing so Ag Heritage Park
volunteers plan to demonstrate
old time corn picking equipment
1:30 p.m. at a nearby field
(watch signs or stop by the park for directions).

Ralph Anderson plans to be on hand
to show his horse-powered grinder



Corn harvest will be demonstrated with a variety of old machines.
Be sure to plan time to view the collection of old farm equipment on display
at Ag Heritage Park as well. The Park is open 8-5 on Old Settler's Day.


1880's Farm Equipment

Step Back In Time!

Check out farm equipment used 130 years ago
at Ag Heritage Park!

Ag Heritage Park
Vintage Corn Picking
Scheduled on Old Settler's Day
Saturday, September 23, 2017
1:30 p.m.

One Row IH Corn Binder - late 1880's
 
2 Row Corn Cutter

See lots more 1887 rural ag life memorabilia

  Ag Heritage Park
Has Full Day Schedule
to celebrate
Alta Vista 130th Anniversary
Saturday, September 23, 2017



Mark Your Calendars!
To
"Step Back In Time!"
Saturday, September 23, 2017

Celebrate Old Settler's Day
With Ag Heritage Park
As
Alta Vista Celebrates
130th Anniversary

Lots of 1887 Memorabilia
See What Rural Ag Life was like 130 years ago!
Ag Heritage Park open all day

Join us for the Old Settler's Day Parade! - 11:00 a.m.

Old Time Corn Picking - 1:30 p.m.
We are watching the corn maturity - field location to be announced
Some corn harvest equipment on display circa 1887 at the Park

NEW
This Year!
9:30 a.m. -  Geocaching "How-To"
Learn the Sport of Geocaching!
Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity, in which
participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver
or mobile device to hide and seek containers called
"geocaches" or "caches" at specific locations marked by
coordinates all over the world. Come out to this brief
presentation where a local cacher will share with you
some of the basics to begin your own adventure.
Ag Heritage Park is a geocache location!

Barn Quilt Demonstration - 2:00 p.m.
BARN QUILT DRAWING
3:30 p.m.

Food & Drinks available all day

See you on the 23rd!!