Community Events Calendar
Farmers Market
Aug 29 2015
VNA Hospice Grief Support
Sep 1 2015
Labor Day
Sep 7 2015
Business After Hours Hosted by FIRST NATIONAL BANK
Sep 8 2015
Children's Story Hour at Keller Public Library
Sep 8 2015
Elks Lodge Meeting
Sep 10 2015
3rd Charity Auction sponsored by Dexter Altrusa Club
Sep 12 2015
Grandparents Day
Sep 13 2015

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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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