Kanabec History Center Events














 What's Happening at the Kanabec History Center

805 West Forest Avenue in Mora MN Mailing address PO Box 113, Mora MN 55051 320-679-1665, center@kanabechistory.org

Kanabec History Center Community Social
The Third Saturday of the Month (7 to 10 p.m.)

The Kanabec History Center Board of Directors is hosting a new fun event at the Kanabec History Center the 3rd Saturday of the month in the evening from 7 to 10 p.m. Each Cafe has conversation, board games and of course coffee and refreshments. No Admission charge for music or to participate in games. The Kanabec History Center is located at 805 West Forest Avenue in Mora, PO Box 113, 320-679-1665, e-mail: center@kanabechistory.org, web page: www.kanabechistory.org.

New In Our Gift Shop!

•Books: Images of America Series - Northern Pine County by Earl Foster and Amy Troolin

• Books featuring Doug Ohman's photographs: Historic Homes of Minnesota, The Minnesota Byway Series of Books including: Libraries of Minnesota, Prairie Lake & Forest, MN State Parks. (The Gift Shop carries all of MN Historical Society Byway Series Book Titles)

• Newly reprinted Brunswick Township 1858-2008

• Pottery by Morris Studio in Ogilvie • Pottery by Paul Epple Studio in Mora

For more info contact the Kanabec History Center at center@kanabechistory.org 

Annual Museum Day Open House Sat. May 31, 2014 Noon to 4 PM

We invite everyone to attend this free admission open house day at the History Center. There will be new exhibits, the outdoor exhibits will be open and the 1950's caboose will be open with a new exhibit about the history of the railroad in Kanabec County.

We are making this a family day with many games for the kids at the "Critter Carnival" in the Coin School with Safari themed games, win prizes, plus adopt a monkey and face painting. Games and face painting 25. Adopt a (plush) monkey $1.

In the History Center Labyrinth there will be a Medallion Scavenger Hunt. Win candy for finding medallions.

For Adults stop at the horse shoe pit next to the machinery building and get a game going.

Also out doors by the the log building check out the oven and sample some fresh baked bread with lingonberry jam.

Inside the main building in the confernce room there will be food for sale including Root Beer Floats, Sundaes, Hot dogs, Chips, Calico Baked Beans, Desserts, Coffee, Lemonade, Bottled Water and Pop.

Inside the exhibit hall and out door exhibits kids can take part in the "History Hunt" search the exhibit text for answers to history questions.

1/2 price annual memberships will be available for new members and gift memberships (sorry 1/2 price special cannot be used for renewals) Current members stop by the membership table and find out about Kanabec History Center's new membership button campaign. Pick up your button to get extra discounts.

Contact the Kanabec History Center at  center@kanabechistory.org

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