News Releases

5/5/2017 - Community Listening Sessions

Susan Hawksworth, Director
(785) 309-5776 (day) or (785) 825-6306 (evening)



Event Title:      Community Listening Sessions
Date:                 May 11, 2017
Time:                 2:30-4:30 pm; 5:30-7:30 pm
Location:           Community Room at the Smoky Hill Museum, 211 W. Iron, Salina, KS 67401


The Smoky Hill Museum is undergoing master planning and needs the community’s input. Two open meetings have been scheduled for May 11. The first is at 2:30 pm and the second is at 5:30 pm. Facilitators from WSU’s Community Engagement Institute will be facilitating the two- hour meetings to determine how the Museum can better serve the people of and visitors to Salina. Refreshments will be served.

Participants can openly share their opinions about what they like and don’t like about the Museum; what stories they would like told; what they would like to see, do and hear at the Museum; and what kind of things hold the Museum back. Don’t miss this opportunity to have your voice heard.

The Smoky Hill Museum is a nationally accredited history museum, in the heart of downtown Salina, Kansas. This FREE museum is open Tuesday-Friday 12-6 and Saturday 10-5.

For needed accommodations, please call Susan Hawksworth at 309-5776 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities. For material or speech access, please call at least 5 working days prior to the event.