Other Funding Sources: There is a thrift store on the site. This fun shop features a denim bling shop and has small household decor items. The other funding project is the Grouse Valley Lodge -a rental cottage on the site. The price is always $54 a night. It features a full kitchen, a gas fireplace, and a loft area. Sleeps six. .Also the Honeysuckle Lodge - Hunter's cabin - sleeps six. 550 square feet and a huge deck. Outside gas grill. Fire pit. Book day, week, month. Available for events, weddings, extended stays. $75 per night - other extended stay rates available. To book either: use TripAdvisor or Air B & B.
We provide a safe, friendly study environment on site. We also have online programs available. Programs include GED Prep, Computer courses, Robotics for children and youth, and a full K-12 school. Study toward earning your high school diploma. Visit Lighthouse Academy at the Library on the site.
Our sustaining programs are a fun shop, the Treasure Chest, the Honeysuckle Lodge, and the Grouse Valley Lodge. We also have a Kansas state registered Farmers Market & Community Garden. The Market offers fresh foods in season & booth space for area growers.
Workshops & Events
Speakers & Information
ECCRC is funded by private and corporate donations. Mail your tax deductible donation to: ECCRC, PO Box 40, Dexter, KS 67038. Programs are free. We provide quarterly community events that are always free and always include lunch or dinner during the event. Spring: Dress Like A Pirate Day Health & Safety Fair
Summer: Children's Garden Program & Literacy Luau
Fall: Freedom Flight - We Will Remember Kite Flight
WInter: Open House - Christmas in the Valley.
Eastern Cowley County Resource Center
Home of lighthouse library * Lighthouse Academy * Treasure Chest Store * Grouse Valley Lodge
Many Learning Center teachers are licensed to teach by the state. All have experience and skills to help meet your educational needs. Also helpful library staff on site!