Community Events Calendar
VNA Hospice Grief Support
Jul 7 2015
Summer Reading Program presented by Keller Public Library
Jul 8 2015
Regional Healthcare Foundation 2015 4-Person Golf Scramble
Jul 10 2015
Rib City Shootout
Jul 10-11 2015
Business After Hours hosted by KELLER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Jul 14 2015
Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Meeting
Jul 15 2015
Summer Reading Pprogram at Keller Public Library
Jul 15 2015
Rib City Shootout
Jul 17-18 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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