Fairfax district to celebrate 100th anniversary with luncheon at museum

The Fairfax Industrial Association will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the industrial district with a luncheon Sept. 15 at the Wyandotte County Museum, 126th and State Avenue, Bonner Springs.

The event will include the viewing of the exhibit on the Fairfax 100th anniversary currently running at the museum.

Also, there will be an interactive panel discussion and a barbecue luncheon at the event Sept. 15.

Besides artifacts, the museum exhibit includes a 10-minute video on the history of the Fairfax industrial district, which is located in Kansas City, Kansas.

The exhibit will run through Sept. 24 at the museum, 621 N. 126th. The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Admission is free.

The cost of the luncheon at 11 a.m. Sept. 15 is $35. Advance reservations are necessary. For more information, visit https://fiakck.org/product/sept2022_luncheon_museum/.