Monthly Archives: December 2009

Legacy Grant Announced

The Minnesota Historical Society announced recipients of the first round of funding from the Minnesota Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment passed by voters last year. The Pope County Historical Society was awarded $7000 to help preserve objects in the … Continue reading

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Fundraiser Successful!

The Pope County Historical Society is pleased to report that our open house and gift basket auction were a big success! Our goal of 40 museum themed baskets turned into 57 with total proceeds over $2500! Well over 100 bidders … Continue reading

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Open house a success

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Open House! It was a wonderful afternoon. Thank you to all the bidders who contributed to the museum and got to take home one of the great baskets. And a BIG thank … Continue reading

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Open House all this week

The gift baskets are all wrapped and set out around the museum. The halls are ‘decked’, the cookies are baked and the coffee pot is on. While the official open house is 1-4 on Saturday, December 5, we will have … Continue reading

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