Belle Prairie Seminary: Formal Education in Indian Country in the New Minnesota Territory

Linda Louise Bryan is an independent scholar who is obsessed with Belle Prairie, the village just north of Little Falls that was founded by Frederic and Elisabeth…

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Closeup of frosty white pine branch, January 2020.

2022 Winter Hike Scavenger Hunt Answers

For those who took part in the 2022 Winter Hike Scavenger Hunt between The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum, Charles A. Lindbergh State Park, and…

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Deconstruction and Salvage at Great River Children’s Museum in St. Cloud

On a bright sunny afternoon in early January 2022, a small group of volunteers got together at the Great River Children’s Museum (GRCM) in downtown…

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Michael Lyons, Boozhoo Nanaboozhoo program in Little Falls, MN, January 27, 2022.

BOOZHOO NANABOOZHOO: Ojibwe Puppet and Music Program

BOOZHOO NANABOOZHOO: Ojibwe Puppet and Music Program (LITTLE FALLS, MN – January 5, 2022) At 66 letters long, “miinibaashkiminasiganibiitoosijiganibadagwiingweshiganibakwezhigan” is the longest word in the…

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2022 Exploring History & Culture in Central Minnesota - Hill Museum & Manuscript Library

Learn About Minnesota Cultures Through Their Ancient Manuscript Traditions With Online Lecture Series Hosted By Four Area History Museums

Exploring History and Culture in Central Minnesota – Hill Museum & Manuscript Library February Event Series: February 5, 12, 19, 26 online via Zoom Register…

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New high-efficiency gas furnaces in the furnace room of The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum, Little Falls, MN, December 1, 2021.

December 2021 Hours at Weyerhaeuser Museum

Work on the new HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) system at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum is wrapping up, just a few odds and…

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Closeup of frosty white pine branch, January 2020.

2022 New Year’s Winter Hike and Scavenger Hunt

New Year’s Winter Hike & Scavenger Hunt January 1 – 8, 2022, daylight hours Trails between Charles A. Lindbergh House & Museum, Charles A. Weyerhaeuser…

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Give to the Max Day & the Morrison County Historical Society’s Year-End Appeal

November kicks off the annual year-end giving season for those who want to support their favorite causes. Give to the Max Day, hosted by GiveMN.org,…

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New high-efficiency gas furnaces being installed at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, October 2021.

November 2021 Hours at Weyerhaeuser Museum

(LITTLE FALLS, MN – November 3, 2021) The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, was closed through the month of October 2021…

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Gingerbread Architecture: The Sweet Elements of Design

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ann Marie Johnson Rethos: Places Reimagined (320) 632-4007 CentralMN@rethos.org Gingerbread Architecture: The Sweet Elements of Design (LITTLE FALLS, MN – October…

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