Support Us

Annual Auction

& Dinner

The main fundraising opportunity of the Museum is held on the first Friday in May of each year. Supported by the many businesses and individuals committed to the preservation mission, the Museum holds an annual auction.  Unique, innovative and often decadent items and services of the most imaginative donor make the list, turning this event into one of the most memorable evenings of the year.

Annual Auction May 1st, 2020

Lake Kiowa Lodge

2019 Morton Museum of Cooke County Volunteer of the Year - Amanda Taylor.

2019 Morton Museum of Cooke County Volunteer of the Year - Amanda Taylor.

Your support/annual membership is greatly appreciated as we embark on our 52nd year of operation. 



Cathy Farquhar, Director of Museums

Misty Landers, CCHS Business Manager

Cooke County Heritage Society Board Members        

Elaine McHorse

Sue Bloodworth

Sherry Brown

Vikki Estes

Marsha Griggs

Diane Henry   

Carol Ann Hess

Janice Hill

Terry Hutchison

Toria Matthews

Kaleb Meyer

Bob Smith

Les Starnes


The Cooke County Heritage Society (CCHS) a 501.3C non-profit organization comprised of the Morton Museum and Santa Fe Depot Museum needs your continued support to move forward with research, presentation, and preservation of Cooke County’s rich and important history.  Your yearly membership will support the building maintenance, management of exhibits, assist with community programs, and further promote the historical preservation of the museum’s collections.

Sponsorship will allow the continuance of programs like:

  • Annual Auction and Dinner                           

  • Summer Reading with Boys and Girls Club

  • Scare on the Square

  • All That Glitters - Open House

  • Christmas Home Tour

  • Santa at the Morton Museum plus Pancakes & Pajamas Party

  • Bread and Butter Extravaganza 


These meaningful events promote our county’s rich and colorful history for all ages to enjoy.


Please partner with the CCHS’s Morton Museum and Santa Fe Depot Museum today with your annual membership for 2020 by choosing one of the following:

Patron $25.00 

Military Veteran $20

Event Sponsor $1000*

*names/logo prominently displayed in all media used per event, such as welcoming signs at event, social media & newspapers


*names engraved on Benefactors Plaque

and prominently displayed at Morton Museum

*first to be notified regarding event ticket availability  

 In Memoriam