The McPherson Opera House Docents met Jan. 28 in the Opera House NCRA room for their first regular meeting of 2013.
Docent Chair Glee Nelson reported during the months of November and December, 30 individuals toured the Opera House.
The McPherson Middle School seventh-graders are once again planning to tour the Opera House, which has become an annual activity. Docents are planning to make this visit enjoyable and educational with a presentation by Carl Isaacson from Bethany College.
All Schools Day tours also will be offered following the McPherson parade on May 10. Tours are free to those wearing All Schools Day buttons.
David Nigh reported on information Shirley Ade had gathered regarding stops the Orphan Train had made at the McPherson Opera House during the years of 1911 and 1924.
The next meeting of the McPherson Opera House docents is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Feb. 25, in the NCRA room of the McPherson Opera House.