Civil War Roundtable
Cannon Valley Civil War Roundtable
meets Thursday October 15, 2009 at 7 p.m. in the Faribault
Community Center in Faribault. Guest speaker is charter member Roni Deschamps
who will review the book "State of Jones." Call Dan at 507-332-8250 or Jan
at 507-244-0500 for more information.
U.S./Dakota War of 1862
Dakota Heritage Society and the Bloomington Historical Society present historian
Stephen E. Osman on the U.S./Dakota War of 1862, Sunday October 18,
2009, 2 p.m., at the Bloomington Old Town Hall, 10200 Penn Ave. South.
of the Fillebrown House
Join White Bear Lake Area Historical
Society to share Fillebrown House memories throughout the years. Tuesday October
20, 2009 at 6:30 p.m. Contact WBLAHS at 651-407-5327 for more information.
St. Louis County Historical Society sponsors a free antique appraisal
at the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center on Wednesday October 21,
2009 from noon to 3 p.m. Limit two items, please. Call 218-733-7568 for more information.
Rice County Historical Society hosts their Fall Banquet and Annual
Meeting on Thursday October 22, 2009 at 5 p.m. Guest speaker
is Jeff Jirik, co-owner of the Faribault Dairy Company. Tickets are $18 for members,
$20 for nonmembers. Seating is limited! Register by October 16, 507-332-2121.
All Hallows Eve at Gibbs Museum
Spend the evening of Saturday
October 24, 2009 at Gibbs Museum recreating the Halloween experiences of years gone
by. Costumed guides lead visitors through seven vignettes on the museum grounds.
Space is limited; call 651-646-8629 to reserve tickets now. No tickets will be sold at the door.
Ghostly Tales in Scott County
Join Scott County Historical Society on Thursday October 29,
2009 from 6 to 8 p.m. for ghostly tales presented by Minnesota's "Beyond the Veil"
Paranormal Investigation. Call 952-445-0378 for more information.
with Cathy Wurzer
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society hosts its
Fall Dinner and Annual Meeting on Thursday October 29, 2009 from
6 to 9 p.m. at White Bear Country Inn. Cathy Wurzer will speak about her book
and documentary "Tales of the Road: Highway 61." Members: $34; $39 nonmembers.
Contact WBLAHS, 651-407-5327, to register.
Free Kids Kraft
Scott County Historical Society hosts Kids Kraft on Saturday October
31, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Come for storytime, "Saying Thanks"
by Janet Riehecky, and stay to write notes and send care packages to troops serving
overseas. Reservations required, call 952-445-0378.
Make a Dream
Pond Dakota Heritage Society
presents Native American artist Kim Hanks who will demonstrate how to make a dream
catcher Sunday November 1, 2-4 p.m.
"Uncle Sam Worked Here: Conversations in Local History" lecture
series returns to Landmark Center, St. Paul. This series focuses on the history
of the federal courts. Programs begin at 9:30 a.m. on October 31
and November 7 and 14, 2009 and are free but require reservations.
Contact Landmark Center at 651-292-3063 to register.