Upcoming Events and Activities



2017 Crop In The Barn

A Fundraiser for the Johnston Historical Society,
A 501 (3)(c) non-profit organization

June 9 and 10, 2017

Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

$40 for both Friday and Saturday (Registration is tax-deductible)

Snacks and Beverages will be provided

Lunches and Friday Dinner provided by local businesses

Gift Bags, Door Prizes and Drawings

Simpson Barn
Simpson Barn

(north of the Museum and west of the Johnston Library)

6169 Northglenn Drive
Johnston, Iowa 50131

Grab your friends and plan to head over to the Simpson Barn to get your crop in the barn! Make cards,
work on your child’s graduation party story boards or get those photos off your phone and into scrapbooks.
Go to Eventbrite to register online by credit/debit card or mail in the registration form from this website.
For more info contact Liz Van Zomeren at (515) 745-0118 or email 2017jhsCropintheBarn.org.
Registration is due by June 1, 2017.


Museum Hours

From April 2017 through November 2017

The Museum will be open from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on the second Sunday of the Month
or by appointment (515) 331-0687

If the telephone is not working, please send an email to jshs@q.com and we will contact you as soon as possible.