A limited number of tickets are still available for the popular Fall Historic Cemetery Tours. The tours provide the opportunity to learn more about the historic Olathe Memorial Cemetery from Mahaffie staff.
Tours begin at 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m., and 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12. The tours meet at Northview Elementary School, 905 N. Walker. Tickets may be purchased in advance at Mahaffie, 1200 Kansas City Rd., or by calling (913) 971-5111. Tickets are $5/adults and $4/children ages 5-11.
The 2013 theme is Civil War Soldiers buried in Olathe. Thursday, October 10 is Scout Night when girls and boys can earn a special Cemetery Tour patch with their admission.