Showcasing Bowdish's newly refurbished miniature diorama, running the trains, and presenting the Grand Opening of 3 new exhibits.
3 gallery Fighting Fire exhibit has a fire safety exhibit for kids, selfie station, dispatch center, rescue tunnel, & 911 dispatch center. The 2nd gallery 1970-present, has modern fire equipment, tools & EMS services. The 3rd gallery 1898-1969, with an original 1899 hose cart & other antique equipment & gear.
50th Anniversary exhibit has memorabilia & some prior exhibits from 1967-1971 when there was no physical museum building, 1971-1999 when the Brady Craig house was our home, & the adventures of preserving & adapting our current Edelblute-Pearsall building from 2000-present.
The Joan Swigart exhibit in the Grand Hall features her photography, fine art, & selected writings, several of which she won awards for.
We also have a coloring contest, light refreshments, & a book signing with Carole Briggs for her newly published three volume book.