Lock In: Late Night at MGC

Stay up late at the Midwest Genealogy Center for a night of research, mini-classes, and fun! Use these extra hours to dig deeper into your family history. Stay fueled with…

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Haunted Hotel: The Spirits of the Elms

The historic Elms Hotel & Spa has seen a lot over the years including many famous guests and a few of a ghostlier nature. Join paranormal investigator and researcher Becky…

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Haunted Hotel: The Spirits of the Elms

The historic Elms Hotel & Spa has seen a lot over the years including many famous guests and a few of a ghostlier nature. Join paranormal investigator and researcher Becky…

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Arboretum Scavenger Hunt

The Vaile Victorian Society and the Independence Tree Commission are sponsoring an arboretum scavenger hunt from 10 a.m to noon on Saturday, September 14. Bring the family to spend an…

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Square Table

Preserving the history of one of America’s most culturally-significant cities is important, but also very expensive. Our event uses philanthropy dollars to help fund the historic preservation and ongoing beautification…

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47th Annual SantaCaliGon Days Festival

Don't miss the 47th annual SantaCaliGon Days Festival this Labor Day Weekend. SantaCaliGon is more than the premier festival in Independence; it's a celebration of family and fun, heritage and…

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