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Northern Bedrock

We are happy to welcome back Northern Bedrock Preservation Corps to Pope County. These young adults are learning how to preserve historic buildings and cemeteries. While they are here, they will be working on the Holland Cabin and finishing some … Continue reading

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Flag Day

Happy Flag Day, June 14, 2019!   In honor of Flag Day we are featuring a 38-star flag from the Pope County Museum collection. The flag was donated    to the museum by Wencil Kalina of Lake Reno without a lot … Continue reading

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Feedback Needed

We are undergoing an interpretive plan. What does that mean? It means we are looking at who comes to the museum and who doesn’t – and why. It means we are looking ahead to future exhibits and programming. We would … Continue reading

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Weather Announcement

Mother Nature is providing a solid amount of moisture this winter.  We are solidly in favor of working with her.  The Pope County Museum will likely be closed tomorrow, Saturday, March 9.  Please call ahead if you plan to travel. … Continue reading

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Silent Auction Items Available

Here is the current list of baskets / items for bidding. More items are being added each day. There are photos of many of the items following the list. Stop in and see us and place your bids. Donor Title … Continue reading

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The Silent Auction Has Begun

Twas a month before Christmas and throughout 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 been … Continue reading

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Archaeology Lecture Nov. 4

Over the last year, Archaeo-Physics, a team of archaeologists, conducted a survey of known and potential Pope County archaeological sites.  A public presentation of survey findings will be held on Sunday, November 4, 2:00 pm at the Villard United Methodist … Continue reading

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