Outdoor Winter History Class Coming to Central MN – Historski: A History Ski Tour of Riverside Park

Love history? Like to ski? Come to Riverside Park, one of St. Cloud’s premiere historic landscapes, on Sunday, January 26th, 2020, for a history scavenger hunt ski tour. This outdoor winter history program will be held in conjunction with the 13th Annual Sons of Norway Barnelopet, a children’s fun Nordic…

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2019 November New Member Month at MCHS

The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum - Morrison County Historical Society sign

The Morrison County Historical Society (MCHS) is hosting its annual November New Member Month. The organization, which has been preserving and sharing the county’s history since 1936, has been a membership organization since its inception. “Members are vital to the Morrison County Historical Society’s success,” said Mary Warner, executive director…

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Window Repair Workshop to Be Held November 16, 2019

Flier for Repairing Old Windows class, November 16, 2019

Window Repair Workshop to be Held in St. Cloud’s Southside Neighborhood Historic District (LITTLE FALLS, MN – October 22, 2019) A workshop that teaches homeowners and property owners about wood window restoration will be hosted in St. Cloud’s Southside Neighborhood Historic District on Saturday, November 16th. Wood window specialist Paul Schmidt…

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Book Talk: New Franciscan Sisters History by Sr. Elise Saggau

Sr. Elise Saggau, 2019.

The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls have had a long and deep history in the area since their inception in 1891. The history from the Order’s beginning through 1950 was covered in the book “In the Shadow of His Wings.” A continuation of the Franciscan Sisters’ history, called “The Franciscan…

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