For Immediate Release
November 19, 2001
- Independence, MO - The Truman Presidential Museum and Library will celebrate
the holiday season with an ornament decorating workshop facilitated by
traveling Kaleidoscope, a public service division of Hallmark, on Saturday,
December 1, 2001 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Kaleidoscope started as a bright, bright idea of Don Hall of Hallmark in the 1960s. In 1969 the art-studio-on-wheels set off across the United States to tickle the minds of young artists everywhere. Today the hometown hub of Kaleidoscope can be found in Crown Center. To date, more than 2 million children have enjoyed traveling Kaleidoscope or Kaleidoscope's permanent exhibit.
The Truman Presidential Museum & Library is located at U.S. Highway 24 and Delaware Street in Independence, Missouri. The Museum is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. The Museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Admission is $5 for adults, $4.50 for seniors and $3 for children 6-18 years old. For more information, call the 1-800-833-1225 or the web site at www.trumanlibrary.org.