Coming Events

Upcoming Events

Check the list of coming events on the home page celebrating the 150th anniversary!

Time & Location
August 23-25, 2024
Eden Mennonite Church
Moundridge, KS
150th Anniversary Celebration
Friday, August 23
7:00 pm
Keynote Address by Dr. Wynn Goering and Singing, 150 Years of Schweitzer Mennonite Heritage – Dr. Austin McCabe Juhnke and Dr. William Eash
Saturday, August 24
8:00 am
Moundridge Museum (wheat site west of the museum),
Mennonite Monument & Marker,
Hopefield Cemetery,
Eden Mennonite Church,
Moundridge, KS
Readers Theater, Seminars, Turkey Red Wheat Threshing and Milling at the Moundridge (wheat site west of the museum), Visit Mennonite Monument, Marker, and Hopefield Cemetery, Ethnic Supper by reservation at Eden, Mennonite Night Live: Schweitzers and Friends Edition
Sunday, August 25
9:30 am
Dr. Nathan Stucky will bring the message. Choir.

Past Events

Check out our list of past events!

Time & Location
Saturday, June 1
2:00 pm
Moundridge Museum (wheat site west of the museum)
Turkey Red Hard Winter Wheat Binding and Shock Building
Saturday, June 1
Moundridge, KS
You may see the 150th sign on the Tractor/Wagon “float” in the Black Kettle parade
Friday, May 31
5:00 pm
Moundridge, Kansas
Unveiling of Sculpture by Ann Zerger and Chip Parker
July 29, 2023Plowing with horses

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October 2023Planting with horses

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Monday, March 18
10:00-11:30 am & 6:00-7:30 pm

Pine Village Wellness Center
Moundridge, KS
Genealogy Seminar, “Finding your Ancestors” with Jerry Juhnke.
Topics: genealogy software, library resources, newspaper resources, church books, government resources and others. Appropriate for anyone wanting to do genealogy research.

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Saturday, March 23-24
March 23, Saturday, 7:00 pm
March 24, Sunday, 2:00 pm

Eden Mennonite Church
Moundridge, KS
“Goodly Heritage” Historical Drama at Eden Mennonite Church. A musical depicting the history of the Swiss Volhynians. The drama seeks to explain the religious beliefs underlying the Anabaptist movement and the journey over centuries that brought this group to America. Written by Jenny Schrag along with Dawm Abrahams and Bonita Howard as choir director.

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Sunday, April 7
4:00 pm

Bethel College
North Newton, Kansas
Kansas Mennonite Men’s Chorus Concert
Sunday, April 21
4:00 pm

First Mennonite Church
McPherson, Kansas
Professor Matt Cotton speaking on contemporary Ukraine

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May 1, 2023May Day celebration
May 4-5
Saturday, May 4, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 5, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Pine Village Wellness Center
86 22nd Ave., Moundridge, Kansas
A Century of Mennonite Quilts

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A Quick Tour of Mennonite Quilts

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Friday, May 10
McPherson, KS
Watch for Schweitzers in the May Day Parade