Morning News â€” Leslie Mielke
Jestina Kirkpatrick kneels under the Christmas tree at the Bingham County Historical Museum. The Historical Museum is open from 4-8 p.m. each night this week and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Cookies are on sale.
A tour of the Bingham County Historical Museum at 190 N. Shilling Ave. in Blackfoot is a step back into time.
The museum is open from 4-8 p.m. each evening this week and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free this week.
Different activities are planned each evening but always there is a Christmas story time at 7 p.m.
Today, Alex Jensen will perform at 5 p.m.; Deanne Casperson will perform at 6.
Monday evening, Bingham County Commissioner Mark Bair lit the Christmas tree that stands in the center of the main room. The tree stretches up to the chandelier hanging from the second floor.
The tree was decorated by Miles and Angela Clark and is resplendent in red and gold ribbons.
Seven Christmas trees on the first floor make the home festive.
Homemade cookies, baked by members of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, are for sale. The price is $1 for six cookies.
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