Tarleton’s Gordon Center Offers Up Baked Goods with Mr. Claus

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University’s W.K. Gordon Museum and Research Center will host Cookies with Santa from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4.

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All boys and girls are invited for holiday cookies and to have their pictures made with Santa. Admission is free.

The W.K. Gordon Museum and Research Center, a facility of Tarleton State University, is at 65258 Interstate 20, Exit 367, in Mingus and is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. The combined museum and special collections library is located at the site of the Thurber ghost town. 

Visitors enjoy interactive exhibits that explore the birth, operations and slow fade of the town owned by the Texas and Pacific Coal Co.

For more information, call 254-968-1886, email [email protected] or visit https://web.tarleton.edu/gordoncenter/#upcomingevents.

A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.