Fundraiser planned June 8 at Grinter Place

The Grinter Place Friends are planning the annual Tacos N’ More fundraiser dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. June 8 at the Grinter Barn, 1400 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kansas.

The proceeds will support the Grinter Place Museum, a state museum that is the oldest house still standing in Wyandotte County. It is at South 78th and K-32.

There will be dinners, single tacos and side dishes available for purchase. Also, there will be a free kids craft of slime-making, coordinated by the KCKCC Art Gallery.

Donald Wade Davis

Donald Wade Davis will appear from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, at the Grinter House. Davis will portray an old-time trader and tell about the goods they traded.

Tours of the Grinter House, 1420 S. 78th St., will be available. Grinter Place was a trading post and also operated a ferry across the Kansas River in the mid-1800s.

For more information, visit Facebook under Grinter Place Friends.

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