Support the Museum


Museum Association Board

Our museum is supported by a board that consists of members who together work to advance the goals and success of our museum. Our current board members are:

  • Deidre Newman
  • John Kessler
  • Beckie Havely
  • Quinn Hunter
  • Diane Nighswonger
  • Dixie Roth

Become a Member of the Museum

To become a member of the Homesteaders Museum, stop by the museum or fill out this form: Museum Membership .


Call the Museum or email us and find out about all of the ways you can help by volunteering a little, or a lot, of your time!


If you are interested in donating to our museum please do so with the following in mind:

To help the museum focus our collections and displays, the history and homesteading items are guided by the following themes (falling in the time period designated in the mission statement):

  • Agriculture
  • Childhood
  • Economic and Cultural Development
  • Education
  • Farming
  • Homesteading
  • Information and Communication
  • Irrigation
  • Migration and Immigration
  • Pioneering
  • Public Life and Institutions
  • Ranching
  • Social Life
  • Transportation
  • Working Life and Trades Domestic Life
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Unaccepted Items

We are unable to accept items that we are unable able to care for, that we already possess, or that do not fit our mission statement.

Thank You

Donations and support from our community and visitors have kept the Homesteaders Museum alive since 1976! With your continued help and support we hope to be around for a long time, continuing to improve and grow in our abilities to represent and serve our community!

Thank you for your support!

4th of July crowd