toys http://kcur.org en Toy And Miniature Museum Reveals Future Plans http://kcur.org/post/toy-and-miniature-museum-reveals-future-plans <p>Over the last decade, it's estimated nearly 30 toy and doll museums closed across the United States. The <a href="http://www.toyandminiaturemuseum.org/">Toy and Miniature Museum of Kansas City</a> provided an update yesterday on its capital campaign to sustain the museum and its collection. Wed, 08 May 2013 15:27:25 +0000 Laura Spencer 36374 at http://kcur.org Toy And Miniature Museum Reveals Future Plans Local Handmade Marbles Inspire Memories From A Simpler Playtime http://kcur.org/post/local-handmade-marbles-inspire-memories-simpler-playtime <p>As the winter holidays approach, toys are on the minds of children and parents alike.</p><p> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 23:20:00 +0000 Susan B. Wilson 29069 at http://kcur.org Local Handmade Marbles Inspire Memories From A Simpler Playtime With A New Name, The Toy & Miniature Museum Looks Ahead http://kcur.org/post/new-name-toy-miniature-museum-looks-ahead <p>Thirty years ago, the <a href="http://www.toyandminiaturemuseum.org/">Toy &amp; Miniature Museum of Kansas City</a> opened its doors, with a display of dollhouses, toys, and miniatures mostly collected by two Kansas City women.</p><p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 23:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 26525 at http://kcur.org With A New Name, The Toy & Miniature Museum Looks Ahead MAD Art Toy Designer http://kcur.org/post/mad-art-toy-designer <p>In the second half of this Thursday&#39;s<em> <a href="programs/centralstandard"><strong>Central Standard</strong></a></em>, get to know an illustrator and toy designer who&rsquo;s built an international brand around his name:<strong> <a href="http://www.madtoydesign.com/">Jeremy &ldquo;MAD&rdquo; Madl</a></strong>.</p><p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 18:23:57 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 13460 at http://kcur.org MAD Art Toy Designer