DCHS MN Newsletter, Spring 2019 Edition

After a cold and snowy winter, the weather is warming up and so are the Spring and Summer activities at the Douglas County Historical Society, MN. Check out our Spring 2019 Newsletter for an update on some of our recent activities, and mark your calendars with some special events that DCHS MN is sponsoring.

Here’s a quick list of upcoming events, please read the Newsletter for details:

April 10, 2019 – Purposeful Pints fundraiser for DCHS MN at Copper Trail Brewing Co. Alexandria, MN

April 16, 2019 – Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. – DCHS MN Annual Meeting at 1219 Nokomis, Alexandria, MN – Appetizers and Wine, all members invited.

April 21, 2019 – Sunday at 6:00 am – Spruce Hill Easter Sunrise Service at Spruce Hill Church Historic Site

May 11, 2019 – 8 to 4 – Garage Sale at DCHS MN, 1219 Nokomis St., Alexandria, MN

May 1, 8, 15, 22, 2019, at 10-11 a.m.,  or May 2, 9, 16, 23, 2019 at 5:30-6:30 p.m. – DNA classes for Beginners, 4 sessions, Free for Historical Society Members, class sizes limited, reserve your spot by calling 320-762-0382.

June 23, 2019 – 1:00 pm – Spruce Hill Church Summerfest Afternoon – Three activities for a fun and interesting afternoon.

douglas county historical society office/museum

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

  1. Me & My DNA #2: Starting Genetic Genealogy

    October 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Scarecrow Contest Drop Off Days End

    October 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. Scarecrow Contest Voting Begins

    October 18 @ 5:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  4. DCHS Pumpkin Decorating

    October 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Me & My DNA #3: Building Trees to Solve Mysteries

    October 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  6. Scarecrow Contest Voting Ends

    October 28 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am

HOURS

  • Open Year-Round, Closed on Weekends

 

  • Office Hours:
  • M-F,  8:30-5:00

 

  • Tours:
  • M-F, 9:00 – 3:00
  • $5/adult, $3/child.
  • Schedule group tours in advance.