today through dec. 19“Aircraft: The Jet as Art” exhibit • Ulrich Museum of Art • Wichita State University • 1845 Fairmount St. • Wichita.
today through dec. 19“Aircraft: The Jet as Art” exhibit • Ulrich Museum of Art • Wichita State University • 1845 Fairmount St. • Wichita. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.ulrich.wichita.edu.saturdayPapa’s Pumpkin Patch opens • 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.. • Papa’s Pumpkin Patch • six miles north of Newton on Kansas Highway 15 and three-fourths of a mile east. Free admission. Features pumpkins, decorative corn and gourds, family activities, food and kiddy corn maze. The patch is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays and Sundays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays or by appointment. Call (620) 367-2721.thursdayTaste of Newton • 6 to 9 p.m. • downtown Newton. The event will feature more than 60 food vendors.oct. 4 and 5Old Sedgwick County Fair • Old Cowtown Museum • 1865 W. Museum Blvd. • Wichita. The event will feature family pioneer games, music, craft demonstrations, wagon rides and performances by the Dixie Lee Saloon Girls.area attractionsHarvey County Historical Museum, 203 E. Main St., Newton. Regular hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays or by appointment. Admission: $3 adults, $2 for youth ages 5 through 17, $10 family.The Carriage Factory Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St. • Newton. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment only Sundays. Admission: free. Call 284-2749 for information.Kauffman Museum, 27th and North Main streets in North Newton. Regular hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission: $3 adults, $1.50 for youth ages 6 through 16 years.1877 Meeting House, East 12th and Logan streets, Newton. Free admission. Open on request. Call 284-2222. It is an example of Protestant wood frame Gothic construction.The Warkentin House, 211 E. First St. Hours: 1 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays; closed Mondays through Labor Day. The home, built between 1886 and 1887, is an example of the Victorian period in American architecture and furnishings. For information, call 283-3113 or 283-0812.The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Kansas Register of Historic Places. Admission: $3 or $1.50 for children ages 5 through 12 years. Children younger than 5 years old are admitted free. For information, call 283-3113 or 283-0812.