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Oct 21, 2014
5:00pm

Male CalvesCome visit the new calves at the Olathe Chick fil A 12087 South Black Bob Road Olathe, KS and cast your vote! Mahaffie staff will be there to collect ballots for the names of the males. The names to choose from are:

  • Dan & Davy
  • Abe & Grant
  • Sod & Buster

The males will be trained to conduct farm work as oxen and the female will eventually be involved with dairy demonstrations. The female's name is Ruby.

Oct 25, 2014
10:00am

Cider Press DemonstrationsFall is a busy time on any farm, past and present. Weekends in October, Mahaffie will harvest crops and make preparations for winter just as the Mahaffie family did in the 1860s. All Things Apple is the theme October 25th & 26th.

All Things Apple activities may include:

  • Making Apple Butter
  • Cider Press Demonstrations
  • Tasty Apple treats from the cookstove

Admission is $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission. Stagecoach rides, blacksmith demonstrations, visiting the Mahaffie House, exhibits in the Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn and Heritage Center are all included with admission.

Oct 25, 2014
4:00pm
  • Horse Drawn Hay Wagon RidesCome dressed in costume and enjoy 1860s fall living history activities
  • Activities may include horse drawn hay wagon rides, cookstove, blacksmith & cider press demonstrations and games
  • Organizations and businesses are invited to set up candy stations
  • Admission is $3/person ages 3 & up and includes all activities! (Admission is cash only)
  • Remember, voting for the names of the calves takes place until 5 pm, the winning names will be announced at 5:30 p.m.
  • Please park in the parking lot near the Mahaffie House instead of the Heritage Center. Signs will direct visitor parking
  • Harvest Photos, including frame are available for $3/photo (cash only)
  • In partnership with the Johnson County Christmas Bureau, please bring a jar of peanut butter as they begin to stock their pantries for the holiday season.

Please support these organizations who have already signed up for Candy Stations:

  • Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Foundation
  • Olathe Noon Optimist
  • KinderCare
  • Tails of Tranquility Alpaca Ranch
  • Building a Bookshelf
  • Johnson County Christmas Bureau
  • Johnson County Farm Bureau
  • Johnson County 4-H & Extension
  • Olathe Historical Society
  • Comedy City
Oct 26, 2014
12:00pm

Cider Press DemonstrationsFall is a busy time on any farm, past and present. Weekends in October, Mahaffie will harvest crops and make preparations for winter just as the Mahaffie family did in the 1860s. All Things Apple is the theme October 25th & 26th.

All Things Apple activities may include:

  • Making Apple Butter
  • Cider Press Demonstrations
  • Tasty Apple treats from the cookstove

Admission is $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission. Stagecoach rides, blacksmith demonstrations, visiting the Mahaffie House, exhibits in the Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn and Heritage Center are all included with admissio

Oct 28, 2014
4:00pm

Going out to dinner this evening? Culver's of Olathe at 18685 West 151st Street will donate 25% of sales generated to Mahaffie. Please print this flyer to give to the staff at Culver's so Mahaffie receives credit. This offer is also valid for drive-thru and carry out orders! The custard flavor of the day is pumpkin pecan-what a great way to celebrate 'Oxtober'!

Nov 28, 2014
12:00pm
  • Cookstove DemonstrationsEnjoy stagecoach rides (weather and ground conditions permitting)
  • Blacksmith and Cookstove demonstrations
  • Visiting the Mahaffie House
  • Exhibits in the Heritage Center and Agricultural Heritage Livestock Barn
  • Find those unique toys in the Mahaffie Market in the Heritage Center!
  • Admission is $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission, and includes all activities.