Wadena County Historical Society sponsors Pilgrim Tea and Women
Who Shaped Wadena fundraiser event on Thursday November 5,
2009 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Wadena County Historical Society. Call 218-631-9079 for more information.
Veterans Remembrance Day
Join The Landing in Shakopee in honoring military veterans on Saturday
November 7, 2009. Ceremony at 1 p.m. Take in speeches, music,
and tours. Refreshments available in the Town Hall. Enter park through West Entrance.
Admission: $7, ages 12 and up; $5, ages 2-11 and seniors; free for veterans and children under 2.
Veterans Day March
Veterans Memorial Hall invites past and
present military service members of northeast Minnesota to a Veterans Day March
beginning at 9:30 a.m. on November 11, 2009 at the historic Duluth
Armory. Call 218-722-8763 for reservations.
Dinner with Richard
Preservation Alliance of Minnesota invites you to an evening with
Richard Moe, president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, on Wednesday
November 11, 2009 from 5 to 10 p.m. at General Mills Corporate
Headquarters. Moe will speak on conscientious stewardship of our existing buildings.
Contact Preservation Alliance for reservations and information, 651-293-9047. Tickets: $125 per guest.
Minnesota's Greatest Generation Program
will present a program on Minnesota's experiences during World War II on Saturday
November 14, 2009 at 10 a.m. in the Foot Room of the Red Wing
Public Library. Friends of the Library and Goodhue County Historical Society co-sponsor this
free event. Program will include screening of several short films about members
of Minnesota's Greatest Generation. Contact Char Henn, 651-388-6024, for more information.
Join Anoka County Historical Society at an American Girl tea, featuring
1970s Julie, on Thursday November 19, 2009 at 6:30 p.m. or on
Saturday November 21, 2009 at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. All teas will
be held at the History Center. Enjoy refreshments and crafts while learning 1970s
American history. Cost: $10 adults; $7 children. Registration required; call 763-421-0600.
U.S.-Dakota Conflict Book Talk
Curtis Dahlin will be
at the Pond House in Bloomington's Pond-Dakota Mission Park on Sunday November
22, 2009 to discuss his new book "A Pictorial History of the Dakota Uprising."
For more information call 952-563-8693.
Minnesota History Day
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