Wood Art Exhibit
American Association of Wood Turners Gallery of Wood Art, St. Paul MN, opened "Maple Medley--An Acer Showcase." The annual juried member's exhibit this year honors the mighty maple (Acer) family.
Community Spirit Awards
First Peoples presents "New Creations, Native Traditions" on September 10, 2010, 7 p.m. at SteppingStone Theatre. Call 651-225-9265 for tickets.
Remembering with Dignity
Nicollet County Historical Society hosts Remembering with Dignity, a nonprofit that has been working to identify and mark graves of State Hospital patients. Between 1866 and 1997, nearly 13,000 Minnesotans living in state institutions were buried in anonymous graves. Come to the Treaty Site History Center on September 11, 2010, 12:30 to 4 p.m., for an exhibit and interactive experience.
Tom Vardon Golf Open
Washington County Historical Society will hold a "back to the '20s" golf event fundraiser at White Bear Yacht Club on Monday September 13, 2010, 6 to 10 p.m. Participants welcome to come dressed as their favorite 1920s personality. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact WCHS at 651-439-5956.
Civil War Roundtable
Cannon Valley Civil War Roundtable meets at St. Olaf College on September 16, 2010. Dinner starts at 5:45 p.m.; program about using the resources at St. Olaf Library for historical research begins at 7 p.m. Call Dan at 507-332-8250 or Jan at 507-244-0500 for more information.
Sundays at Landmark
St. Paul's historic Landmark Center announces its Sundays at Landmark schedule. Season begins on September 19, 2010.
Czech Slovak Festival
Join Czech and Slovak Sokol Minnesota on September 19, 2010 for the 21st Annual Czech Slovak Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Highland Park Pavilion, St. Paul.
Ghosts of Anoka Walking Tours
Anoka County Historical Society offers their popular Ghosts of Anoka walking tour of downtown Anoka throughout September and October. Reservations required. Call 763-421-0600.
Anoka County Historical Society hosts a Sock Hop at the Anoka Armory on Friday October 1, 2010, 6:30 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased through ACHS; call 763-421-0600.
Tea at the Sperry House
Kandiyohi County Historical Society hosts Tea at the Sperry House on Friday October 8, 2010 at 1 and 3 p.m. Cost: $16/person, adults only. Space is limited; call 320-235-1881 to register.
Save the date for Winona County Historical Society's popular Voices from the Past: Woodlawn Cemetery Walk, October 9-10, 2010. The theme this year is health care in the late 1800s. Call 507-454-2723 for more information.