Community Events Calendar
Park & Recreation Board Meeting
Mar 2 2017
Chamber "Coffee Connection" hosted by Jacksons Florist & Gifts
Mar 3 2017
Board of Alderman Meeting
Mar 6 2017
Children's Story Hour presented by Keller Public Library
Mar 7 2017
Elks Lodge Meeting
Mar 9 2017
Lions Club "Waffle Day"
Mar 11 2017
Friends of the Library Fashion Show and Dinner
Mar 13 2017
Chamber Business After Hours - First State Bank & Trust
Mar 14 2017

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Welcome to the City of Dexter.

Dexter and the surrounding area are rich in history from the early 1800's to the present. There are two museums in Dexter with six or seven more in surrounding areas.

Just north of Dexter lies the county seat, Bloomfield, home of the first Stars & Stripes newspaper published by Union Soldiers in 1861. Between Dexter and Bloomfield is the Stars & Stripes Museum/Library, which houses information and artifacts from the Civil War to present including the original first issue of The Stars & Stripes newspaper.

Totaling over 35 thousand acres, the area is home to seven State Wildlife Conservation areas. All are open to the public for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, hiking, camping, or just getting away from it all.

 
 
City of Dexter
515B West Market • PO Box 21 • Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: 573-624-7458 • Toll Free: 800-332-8857 • Fax: 573-624-7459
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