Monthly Archives: November 2011

Silent Auction is Up and Running

Twas a month before Christmas and all through the museum the baskets were waiting – you just gotta see ’em. The baskets were wrapped by staffers with care in hopes that the bidders soon would be there. The Board had … Continue reading

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Holiday Open House

The annual Pope County Museum Open House will be December 3 from 1-4. Stop in for some yummy goodies, bid on wonderful gift baskets and see the new “Minnesota on the Map” exhibit. Admission to the museum will be free … Continue reading

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The Pope County Museum Presents ‘Minnesota On the Map’

Come visit the Pope County Museum November 16-January 16 and see “Minnesota on the Map,” a traveling exhibition that features dozens of maps ranging from Louis Hennepin’s 1683 map of the upper Mississippi River Valley to a satellite map of … Continue reading

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Give to the Max

Today is Give to the Max day in Minnesota. The great Minnesota GIVE together is going on at the Give to the Max website. Each hour, one donor have an extra $1000 added to their donation. You can donate to … Continue reading

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Pope County Historical Society Receives Grant

The Minnesota Historical Society awarded a Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant in the amount of $7000 to the Pope County Historical Society. The grant was approved by the Society’s awards committee on October 27 and will help replace the … Continue reading

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