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Facebook Findings for November 29, 2017

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:42:03 +0000

Blue Earth County Historical Society is participating in the 30 day photo challenge. Somali Museum of Minnesota posted a few of the cards they received from children in one of their partner schools. Anoka County Historical Society goes Postal. U of MN Asian American Studies announced that Asian Pacific American Resource Center has officially moved […]



Facebook Findings for November 15, 2017

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 21:56:37 +0000

It takes elves to make a village at Brown County Historical Society. Wright County Historical Society posted on the passing of a former board member. Hennepin History Museum corresponds from Colorado. Askov has talent. Dakota County Historical Society posted on their retro fashion show. Fagen Fighters WWII Museum hosted the Yellow Medicine East Middle/High School […]



Facebook Findings for November 8, 2017

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 21:44:06 +0000

McLeod County Historical Society is doing some web learnin‘ Volunteer spotlight at Sherburne History Center. Somali Museum of Minnesota posted a video of a visit from Somali-born hip-hop artist K’naan Young Historians of Blue Earth County Historical Society. Houston County Historical Society posted photos of their Annual Meeting. Murray County Historical Museum posted photos of […]



Facebook Findings for October 31, 2017

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 18:35:22 +0000

Blue Earth County Historical Society shared news of the passing of a long-time volunteer. Steele County Historical Society posted a video of Chicago Farmer’s performance at the museum. Bemidji State University American Indian Resource Center offered their condolences to the family of Dennis Banks. Somali Museum of Minnesota added photos of them at the UK […]



Facebook Findings for October 25, 2017

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:45:46 +0000

The Somali Museum of Minnesota posted a video of Highlights from their 4th Anniversary event. Great turn out for McLeod County Historical Society’s Annual Meeting. Morrison County Historical Society posted a photo of their recent speaker event. History Center of Olmsted County is at the Unveiled Wedding Event promoting itself as a venue. Lanesboro Historical […]



Facebook Findings for October 18, 2017

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:39:57 +0000

Soft piggy, warm piggy; Little ball of fat; Happy piggy, sleepy piggy; Oink, Oink, Oink. Norman County Historical Society commented on their Minnesota Historic NW meeting. Blue Earth County Historical Society reminded folks October is American Archives Month. West Central Minnesota Historical Association posted photos from their meeting. Beltrami County History Center posted photos of […]



Facebook Findings for October 11, 2017

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:54:40 +0000

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night nor a day of racecar noise stays the Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps members from finishing the Wornson cabin reconstruction. Isanti County Historical Society wrote about how small the world we live in is. Norman County Historical Society thanked the strong and burly high school […]



Facebook Findings for October 4, 2017

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 18:03:20 +0000

Christie Home Museum announces the winners of the Quilt Raffle. Dorothy Molter Museum posted photos of the MN Association of Museums Annual Conference in Ely. Taking a History Cruise while talking about the Sea Wing Disaster. #irony Washington County Historical Society is selling Wardens House Museum tickets at the guard tower. #moreirony Blue Earth County […]



Facebook Findings for September 27, 2017

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:47:04 +0000

Too early American Swedish Institute. Too early. Scott County Historical Museum is in Clarion, IA at “Talking Museums” at the Iowa Museum Assoc. One can only wonder what kind of cake will be made for National History Day. Cycling Museum of Minnesota posted photos from their event, Bring Your Old Bike: Rally & Ride Meeker […]



Facebook Findings for September 20, 2017

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:20:53 +0000

Wagon rides at the Minnesota State Public School Orphanage Museum The Somali Museum of Minnesota was at the Faribault, MN Communities Without Borders event. Mush-Eating Competition at the Minnesota State Public School Orphanage Museum. Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial shared a live streaming video. Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village posted a live concert video. Norwegian-American Historical Association […]



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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:18:32 +0000

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Facebook Findings for August 30, 2017

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:44:23 +0000

Nelimark Homestead Museum won 1st Place in the Embarrass Fair parade. Meet Tina. Norman County Historical and Genealogy Society gave an update on the day. Maplewood Area Historical Society posted photos from their speaker event. NWA History Centre posted an update with photos from their meeting. Murray County Historical Museum posted photos of a new […]



Facebook Findings for August 23, 2017.

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:17:39 +0000

Lakewood Cemetery has been highlighting the “Treestone” monuments in their cemetery. Maplewood Area Historical Society was at the MN Council of Nonprofits volunteer recruitment fair. McLeod County Historical Society added photos of World War I re-enactors at the McLeod County Fair. Ames-Florida-Stork House Museum added photos and thanked the volunteers who helped make their event […]



Facebook Findings for August 9, 2017.

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:23:04 +0000

Pipestone County Historical Society shared a post on their presentation on the Renaux Beverage Company. East Side Freedom Library hosted Neala Schleuning, who wrote the script for the film “My People Are My Home,” a 1976 film about local writer Meridel LeSueur. Maplewood Area Historical Society added photos of their farm-to-table day camp. Washington County […]



Facebook Findings for August 2, 2017

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 19:38:29 +0000

Otter Tail County Historical Society celebrates turning 90 years old. African American Interpretive Center of Minnesota posted live video from the Rondo Days Parade. Isanti County Historical Society – braggin‘. “New immigrants” arrive at the Gammelgården Museum. A polka van preforms at the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village. Pottery Museum of Red Wing thanked folks for their […]