Do History Here
Landmark Center, St. Paul MN, hosts Northern-Scapes art exhibit, February 11-22, 2014; first floor North Gallery. Free.
Winona County History Center, Winona MN, hosts poet Ken McCullough will share 45 years of love poems, Thursday February 13, 2014, 7 p.m. Call 507-454-2723 for more information.
Cocktails with Culture
Landmark Center, St. Paul MN, presents Cocktails with Culture, Thursday February 13, 2014, 5-7 p.m.
Rice County Historical Society, Faribault MN, hosts Dale Maul, who will present a three-part series on the anthropology of the Rice County area, Thursdays, February 13 and 27, and March 14, 2014. Fee: $20/full series, or $10/lecture. Seating is limited; call 507-332-2121 for more information.
Temporary Exhibit Opening
Otter Tail County Historical Society, Fergus Falls MN, opens a new exhibit, "Veterans of the Civil War," Friday February 14, 2014, 4-7 p.m. Call 218-736-6038 for more information.
Carlton County Historical Society, Cloquet MN, hosts Mark Wick, who will present a program on "The Steamer 'America,'" Saturday February 15, 2014, 11 a.m. Call 218-879-1938 for more information.
Hamline Midway History Corps will meet Saturday February 15, 2014, 2-4 p.m. at Ginkgo Coffeehouse, St. Paul MN.
St. Cloud Area Genealogists' Meeting takes place Tuesday February 18, 2014, 7 p.m., at Stearns History Center, St. Cloud MN. Local genealogist Dan Schroeder will discuss familial relations and understanding your family tree. Contact Dan Schroeder, 320-685-3629, for more information.
Wright County Historical Society, Buffalo MN, announces the return of their popular Seed Swap Event, Tuesday February 18, 2014, 1:30-3 p.m. Contact Sally Stevens, 763-682-7323, for more information.
Then & Now
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society, White Bear Lake MN, hosts "Then & Now: Downtown White Bear Lake Part I," Wednesday February 19, 2014, 2 p.m., Ramsey County Library-White Bear Lake. Call 651-407-5327 for more information.
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn Park MN, invites the public to their Annual Meeting for the showing the documentary "From Wasioja to Washington," Thursday February 20, 2014, 3:30 p.m., Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park. Call 763-536-0842 for more information.
Cabin Fever Reliever
Stearns History Museum, St. Cloud MN, hosts a Cabin Fever Reliever, Saturday February 22, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Family-friendly indoor and outdoor activities. Call 320-253-8424 for more information.
Living History Day
Wadena County Historical Society invites the public to come play in the past at Living History Day, Saturday February 22, 2014, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Free family-oriented fun. Call 218-631-9079 for more information.
Dakota County Historical Society, South St. Paul MN; and Friends of LeDuc of Historic Hastings, Hastings MN, host their first Authors' Sunday of the year, on Sunday February 23, 2014, 1 p.m. Featured author will be Joel Arnold of Savage MN, who wrote "Ox Cart Angel." Call 651-437-7055 for more information.
White Bear Boat Yard
Ramsey County Library-White Bear Lake hosts Fletcher Driscoll, who will discuss the history of the White Bear Boat Yard, Monday February 24, 2014, 6 p.m. Presented by White Bear Lake Area Historical Society. Call 651-407-5327 for more information.
Beer and Brewing History
Ramsey County Library-Maplewood hosts a program on "Beer and Brewing in the Land of Sky Blue Waters," Tuesday March 4, 2014, 7 p.m. Call 651-724-6022 for more information.
Ramsey County Library-Maplewood hosts a program on "Boozy Ballads and Temperance Tunes," Wednesday March 12, 2014, 7 p.m. Call 651-724-6022 for more information.
Brown County Historical Society, New Ulm MN, is sponsoring their annual Kitty Lieb Historical Essay Contest, open to anyone ages 16 and up. Entries must be historical and nonfiction. Deadline: Friday March 14, 2014. Contact Meghan, 507-233-2616, for more information.