Meet the staff of the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County and tour the Bergquist Cabin at Pie-o-neer Day on Saturday September 25, 2010, 1 p.m. Homemade pies for sale from 1-4 p.m. Contact Tim Jorgensen, 218-299-5511 x6737, for more information or to donate pies.
Mike Veeck, President of the Saint Paul Saints, will be the featured speaker at Washington County Historical Society's Fall Meeting, Thursday September 30, 2010, 5:30 p.m. Seating is limited; reservations required. Call 651-439-5956.
Krauka Viking Band will stage a concert in the Hopperstad Stave Church on the grounds of the Hjemkomst Center on Thursday September 30, 2010, 7-9 p.m. Contact Jill Johnson at Nordic Arts Alliance, 218-329-8893, for more information.
Last chance this season to take the Vermillion Falls Walking Tour! Meet at LeDuc Historic Estate in Hastings on Saturday October 2, 2010, 10 a.m. Reservations required; contact LeDuc Historic Estate, 651-437-7055. Admission: $10/adult; includes Estate and walking tours.
Brooklyn Farm Tour
Brooklyn Historical Society invites you to attend a free tour of the historic Earle and Gwen Brown farm, Brooklyn Center, Saturday October 2, 2010, 11 a.m. Meet at Embassy Suites front desk. Call 763-536-0842 with questions.
Join Brooklyn Historical Society at the Embassy Suites Brooklyn Center on Saturday October 2, 2010 to hear Susan Hunter Weir speak about the Minneapolis Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery. Come at 8:15 a.m. for breakfast and stay for the 9 a.m. presentation. Call Diane by September 30 to RSVP, 763-560-8893.
Dakota Language Bingo
Pond Dakota Heritage Society invites you to have fun playing bingo as native speaker Joe Bendickson helps you learn Dakota numbers, animal names, and colors. Drop-in program, 2-4 p.m. on Sunday October 3, 2010. Call 952-563-8693 for more information.
Anoka County Historical Society offers tours of three area cemeteries at 7 p.m. on October 5, 7, and 10, 2010. Tickets are $8/each or $21 for a package of all three. Call ACHS for reservations, 763-421-0600.
Hennepin County Library hosts Susan Hunter Weir and Peter Sussman on Tuesday October 5, 2010, 7 p.m. for a talk on Lakewood Cemetery. Call 952-847-8000 for more information.
Annual Meeting and Book Talk
Join Kandiyohi County Historical Society on Sunday October 17, 2010, 2 p.m., at the Raymond Community Center for their Annual Meeting. Presentation and book signing by Elizabeth Johanneck, author of "Hidden History of the Minnesota Valley."
Ghosts of Anoka Talk
Denmark Township Historical Society hosts Maria King on October 19, 2010, 7 p.m. at St. Mary's Church Guild Hall. She will speak on "Ghosts of Anoka." More information available on the DTHS website.