LIBERTY — A free, family event will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 11, at the Pharis Farm, 20611 Missouri Highway EE in Liberty.

Donald Pharis was a flutist and his second wife, Laura, enjoyed painting. Their historical home located on the farm will be open for tours of their collected art and artifacts. Donald's flute, on loan from William Jewell College, will be on site and played as part of the festivities.

Extended family will also be present to share the family's artistic gifts as well. Demonstrations include: painting, storytelling, singing, instrumentalists, a rope maker and dancers. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic lunch, blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy a relaxing day on this historical farm. Artists are welcome to set up an area and create.

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