Christmas in Belton

    There’s nothing better than celebrating Christmas in a hometown setting, gathering with friends and family and participating in the traditions that make the holidays special. To get you in that festive mood, the Belton Area Museum Association, the Belton Center for the Arts, the Belton Alliance, and the City of Belton cordially invite […]

Exhibit: Handmade

Handmade, the newest exhibit at the historic Belton Train Depot, celebrates the craftsmanship of ordinary people who have extraordinary talent. Vintage and antique articles all made by hand are on display. From utlitarian to the most ornate, items include quilts, tatted furniture covers, handmade lace, cobbled shoes, ironwork, ceramics, millinery, musical instruments, tools and implements […]

Opening Celebration: Handmade

Join us for the opening celebration of Handmade, the newest exhibit at the historic Belton Train Depot. On Sunday, Sept. 8, from 3 to 5 pm, the depot will be the setting for a pop up craft show featuring artisans and traditional crafters demonstrating their skills and sharing their wares. In addition to the crafters, […]

Basket Weaving Class

For those who are crafty, the Belton Area Museum Association is offering another basket weaving class on Saturday, Sept. 22. Beginning at 9 am, students will learn to make a medium sized basket. The basket students will make is called a magazine wall holder, and it will be completely finished by day’s end. All materials […]