Holiday Shopping and Celebrating

Are you shopping small this year with Small Business Saturday?  Perhaps Plaid Friday is more your style. Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Well, if you’re keeping it local, keeping it festive, here are ways to get out and explore Minnesota’s Main Streets this holiday season: Willmar Holidaze 2014, Nov. 22, 2014 Black/Plaid Friday, November 28, 2014 New […]



“Lost Duluth” Showing

WDSE-TV will air the one-hour documentary “Lost Duluth” based on the book by the same name coming in May from Zenith City Press: March 8 at 8:30pm on PBS North & Create Encore: March 13 at 7pm on PBS North See more details at WDSE’s webpage. Tweet

Talk-It Hennepin Honoring History: The Avenue Through the Ages

This free, four-part series of public conversations and workshops kicks off with a panel of local historians in Native history, transit and GLBT issues examining the stories and histories of Minneapolis’ first street and gathering place. Thursday, March 8, 2012 7 p.m. Minneapolis Central Library (300 Nicollet Mall, Pohlad Hall, Second Floor) This event is […]

Grantwriting Clinic

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, St. Paul MN, holds “Grantwriting Clinic for Beginners,” Tuesday March 27, 2012, 9 a.m. to noon. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Conference Room 2314 University Ave W., Suite 20, Saint Paul Tweet

Advanced Grantwriting

Minnesota Countil of Nonprofits, St. Paul MN, holds “Advanced Grantwriting: Taking your Grantsmanship to the Next Level,” Wednesday March 21, 2012, 9 a.m. to noon. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Conference Room 2314 University Avenue, Suite 20, St. Paul Tweet

Washington County Historical Society: Annual Meeting

Washington County Historical Society, Stillwater MN, welcomes author Dough Ohman as the guest speaker at their Annual Meeting, Thursday March 22, 2012, Boutwell’s Landing Town Hall, 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $20/members; $25/nonmembers. Call 651-439-5956 for more information or for reservations. Tweet

Friends of LeDuc Meeting

Friends of LeDuc of Historic Hastings will meet Tuesday March 13, 2012, 7 p.m. at the LeDuc Estate, Hastings MN. Featured program will be a film night showcasing filmmakers and Hastings natives Kristin and Justin Schaack. Free. Call 651-437-7055 for more information. Tweet

Dakota Culture and Heritage

Blue Earth County Historical Society, Mankato MN, hosts an educational series “Discover the Dakota Culture & Heritage.” Join them for the third session, “Dakota Arts and Crafts Festival,” Saturday March 3, 3012, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the museum. Call 507-345-5566 for more information. Tweet

Coffee Klatch Series

THE STATE WELCOMES YOU: MINNESOTA’S THIRD STATE HOSPITAL Of all the institutions and organizations in the history of Otter Tail County, the one that evokes the most interest is the Fergus Falls State Hospital. In the decades following its opening on July 31, 1890, the state hospital dominated the cultural and economic landscape of the […]