GRAND ISLAND, STUHR MUSEUM – The third annual North Pole Express event at Stuhr Museum is proving to be very popular, with only a limited number of spots still available for this unique and special holiday adventure for children. As of Monday, November 3, there are less than 20 spots available for the November 29th event, with the November 22 date already sold out.
The North Pole Express is an hour-and-a-half long program where children will board two of Stuhr’s authentic rail cars, hear a story, have a snack, make a wooden train engine and many other delightful holiday surprises. This is a special event that utilizes one of Stuhr’s most beautiful artifacts with a one-of-a-kind program. Activities on the “North Pole Express” include:
●A read-a-long of “The Polar Express” in the beautifully restored and decorated historic Florence and Cripple Creek Railcar
●Hot cocoa and a snack
●Costumed interpreters taking tickets and hosting the events
●Building a toy train engine
●An appearance by Santa
●Live Music and coupons for parents
●More holiday suprises
The cost is $25 for Stuhr Museum members and $30 for non-members. Call now for reservations on the November 29th event. Children 3 and 4 years old must be accompanied by a parent. Call (308) 385-5316 ext. 200 for more information.