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Old Fashioned Christmas Open House


Fri, Nov 29th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

The Houston County Historical Society will host its annual Old Fashioned Christmas Open House from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 7 and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, December 8, at the New Museum Addition by the Houston County Fairgrounds in Caledonia.

There will be many special displays including doll houses, doll beds, table and chairs, Raggedy Ann & Andy dolls courtesy of Lolita St. Mary, Dottie Hendel, Laura St. Mary, Marilyn Jore, Judy St. Mary and Helen Houlihan. Farm toys, both mechanical and horse drawn, train set, childhood toys, Dog Patch Band, “Farm Country Christmas”, and “Fox Fire Farm” will be displayed by David Beckman, Onalaska, a former Houston County resident.

Also displayed is a Lionel train set, ca. 1957, courtesy of Justin Zmewski, Houston. Many Christmas trees courtesy the Pine Cone Place, Marci Cordes, Joan Wiste and the Highland Voices will be found throughout the museum plus several animated Christmas characters.

The Daley School will have a cedar tree decorated by Shar Schroeder’s kindergarten class from St. Mary’s School, Caledonia. Santa will be handing out popcorn balls.

Coffee, cider and cookies will be served.

In addition, as part of their Christmas Home Tour on Saturday, December 7, the Caledonia American Legion Auxiliary will serve refreshments and the “Highland Voices” will sing holiday music from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m in the New Museum Addition.

The two-day event is free and open to the public. Come and enjoy this family Christmas event at 104 History Lane, Caledonia.

Lanesboro Shipwreckt Books Publishing Company

Wed, Nov 27th, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Arts & Culture

Lanesboro Shipwreckt Books Publishing Company is proud to introduce readers to the first issue of Lost Lake Folk Opera magazine. The arts heartbeat and journalistic pulse of rural Mid-America is available in stores and online now! LLFO V1-N1 feat ..... 
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Famous Books grand opening!

Fri, Nov 22nd, 2013
Posted in Chatfield Arts & Culture

Famous Books Grand Opening!! November 29, 30 & December 1, 12:00-6:00 pm. 4000 quality hardcovers: contemporary fiction, classics, histories, military, biographies, art, music, wildlife, young readers, cookbooks, large print titles, Christmas speci ..... 
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Commonweal Theatre Company announces 2014 season

Fri, Nov 22nd, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Arts & Culture

LANESBORO, Minn. — In 2014, the Commonweal Theatre Company will embark on season 26 and lay the groundwork for the next 25 years of producing quality theatre as southeastern Minnesota’s premiere professional resident theatre company. “With 25 ..... 
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Vesterheim's Norwegian Christmas Has Traditions, Contemporary Art, and Family Fun

Thu, Nov 21st, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

DECORAH, Iowa — Experience the living traditions of a Norwegian Christmas at Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, on December 7 and 8, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day. An event that appeals to all ages, Vest ..... 
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Annual Winona art walk

Fri, Nov 15th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

The 13th annual Winona Art Walk (formerly Christmas Art Walk) will be held 10am – 4pm, Saturday, November 23, again the Saturday before Thanksgiving. Here’s a chance to support the local economy and over 30 regional artists who make glass, jewel ..... 
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Lanesboro Christmas Inn Tour 2013

Fri, Nov 15th, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Arts & Culture

Julie Kiehne Lanesboro Area Chamber of Commerce, info@lanesboro.com, www.lanesboro.com Come to Lanesboro and tour eight charming Lanesboro Bed and Br ..... 
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RCL offering Black Friday bus to Mall of America

Fri, Nov 15th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

Calling All Shoppers! Rochester City Lines is offering a big time ride for big time shoppers this year with a Black Friday Bus to the Mall of America. The local transportation company is offering shoppers a chance to ride in style to America’s s ..... 
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Luther English department and the Center for Sustainable Communities co-sponsor events featuring Kate Lebo

Thu, Nov 14th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

DECORAH, Iowa – The Luther English department and the Center for Sustainable Communities present Kate Lebo, author of the new book "A Commonplace Book of Pie," for three events Tuesday, Nov. 19 on the Luther campus. Lebo will teach a writing wor ..... 
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