Bethel Colony News

News and events happening in and around our town.

Annual Meeting 2019

The Annual Meeting of the Historic Bethel German Colony will be held Sunday, March 3, 2019, 4:00pm at the Fest Hall. Everyone is welcome to attend and enjoy this time to renew friendships, look at accomplishments, and set goals for the new year. Historic Bethel German...

Youth Fiddle Camp 2019

Annual Youth Fiddle Camp to be held in Bethel, Missouri June 9 to 14, 2019 The camp is held in Bethel, Shelby County, Missouri, a quaint rural hamlet situated in the rolling farm country of Northeast Missouri. Open to aspiring fiddle and guitar players from the ages...

2019 Events

  Schedule of events for 2019 includes the following dates: May 15-18, 2019 - Adult Fiddle Camp June 9-14, 2019 - Youth Fiddle Fest September 2, 2019 (tentative) - Deer & Wildlife Festival October 4-5, 2019 - Heritage Anniversary Celebration December 8 -...

Bethel German Colony Membership: 2018

Thank you to the following members for supporting the work of Historic Bethel German Colony, Inc. Ahen, Terry Bacon, Ray Bier, John & Suzanne Boling, Marjorie Botkins, Carolyn Brumbaugh, Wendeline Carr, Rodney Coonrod, Mandy Brittinham Coonrod, Marge Cutter,...


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