Community Events Calendar
VFW Post 2659 Meeting
Jan 25 2018
Park & Recreation Board Meeting
Feb 8 2018
Historic Downtown Dexter Association Meeting
Feb 13 2018
Valentine's Day
Feb 14 2018
President's Day
Feb 19 2018
Children's Story Hour by Keller Public Library
Feb 20 2018
Elks Lodge Meeting
Feb 22 2018
Keller Public Library Board of Directors Meeting
Feb 22 2018

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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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