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Volland Store Opening & Otto Kratzer Photo & Film Exhibition | June 7th, Alma, Kansas

June 7, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

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The Grand Opening on June 7th from noon to 5pm will feature historic photos and films from Otto and Bill Kratzer. Ice cream and iced tea will be provided. In the spirit of the Kratzer brothers, bring something to share!

Featuring a renovation designed by architecture firm, el dorado (Kansas City), the 100 yr old general store in the microtown of Alma, situated in the Flint Hills of Kansas, has been converted to an art gallery and event space.

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For more on the building’s history as the Kratzer Brothers General Store, and the renovation, check out el dorado’s blog.


For those that attended the Hammons School of Architecture’s Symposium, Design in the Middle: Making Place in the American Small Town on April 10th of this year, you may recall architect David Dowell and his presentation on the project. During the presentation, Dowell invited attendees of the symposium to join him at the Grand Opening.

If interested in carpooling, contact brandenschwab@gmail.com or 417-848-0335.


 

http://www.eldo.us/12916/volland-general-store-turns-100/

 

Details

Date:
June 7, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

The Volland Store
24098 Volland Rd.
Alma, KS 66401 United States
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Phone:
4178480335
Website:
http://www.eldo.us/15056/volland-store-opening/

Organizer

Branden Schwab
Phone:
4178480335
Email:
brandenschwab@gmail.com

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