Carlton County Historical Society, Cloquet MN, presents historical program by Larry Luukkonen, "The Captain and the Marquis," Wednesday November 30, 2011, 1 p.m. Call 218-879-1938 for more information.
Wadena County Historical Society, Wadena MN, invites the public to Christmas Past Tea and Open House, Thursday December 1, 2011, 4-7 p.m. Free. Contact Sandi, 218-631-9079, for more information.
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn Park MN, hosts author Mary DesJarlais, who will speak on her new novel, "Dorie LaValle: A Minnesota Story of Moonshine and Murder," Saturday December 3, 2011, 9:30 a.m., Dick's Bar, Osseo MN. Call 763-560-8893 for more information.
Help decorate Fridley History Center, Fridley MN, for the holiday season, Saturday December 3, 2011, 9 a.m. Call 763-571-0120 for more information.
Pond Dakota Heritage Society, Bloomington MN, hosts Corinne L. Monjeau-Marz, who will present "Events, Locations, & Actions, August 17, 1862: The Day That Changed the Face of Minnesota," Sunday December 4, 2011, 2 p.m. Call 952-563-8693 for more information.
Join Stearns History Museum, St. Cloud MN, for Kringlefest, Sunday December 4, 2011, 1-3 p.m. Make holiday crafts, visit with Santa, view the exhibits! Admission $5/adult, $2/child. Call 866-253-8424 for more information.
Join Minnesota Association of Museums and Minneapolis Institute of Arts for the MAM December Sampler at Purcell-Cutts House, Minneapolis, Thursday December 8, 2011, 3:30 p.m. The 1913 Prairie School style home will be open just for this private tour. Space is limited to 20 people; RSVP today!
Holiday Open House
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, Moorhead MN, hosts their annual Holiday Open House, Saturday December 10, 2011, 1-3 p.m. Free and open to the public; refreshments served. Call 218-299-5511 for more information.
Holiday Art Fair
Tour Fridley History Center, Fridley MN, and view the holiday-related artwork by Fridley Kindergarters at the annual Kindergarten Holiday Art Fair, Saturday December 10, 2011, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 763-571-0120 for more information.
Join Pond Dakota Heritage Society, Bloomington MN, for a Christmas celebration, Sunday December 18, 2011, 1:30 to 4 p.m. Refreshments served. Admission $2/adults. Call 952-563-8693 for more information.
Do History at RCHS
Rice County Historical Society, Faribault MN, seeks volunteers for a number of different projects. Are you good at typing? Researching? Handy with a hammer? If you have any of these or other hidden talents and would like to help, contact RCHS, 507-332-2121.