HERITAGE & HISTORY
December 5, 2015
All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 relives an astounding moment in history when Allied and German soldiers laid down their arms to celebrate Christmas together.
This dramatic re-telling by Theater Latte Da pieces together firsthand accounts of World War I soldiers who recounted stories of sharing food and drink, playing soccer, singing carols and burying each other’s dead. In some places ...More
December 2, 2015
Join Kripa Shrestha, a SCSU graduate student and Whitney Senior Center intern on a journey to her home country, Nepal. Learn about this small landlocked country in South Asia ...More
December 5, 2015
African Night is an annual night that is held by African Student Association, organization that has been around for two decades now. Its one of the biggest cultural events that is ...More
December 12, 2015
Kwanzaa is an international celebration honoring the culture and heritage of people of African descent. Each of the seven days of Kwanzaa is dedicated to celebrating Nguzo Saba- the ...More
January 19, 2016
The Elk River German Band will regale us with Bavarian style German music, including some classic favorites. The 10-member band, consisting of nine instrumentalists and one ...More
February 3, 2016
Examine Shakespeare’s most powerful heroines through the lens of love, loss, freedom, control, violence and power. This exploration reveals how Shakespeare himself evolved as ...More
January 29-February 7, 2016
n this transcendently powerful new adaptation by Wendy Kesselman, Anne Frank emerges from history a living, lyrical, intensely gifted young girl, who confronts her rapidly changing ...More
February 12, 2016
Steeped in a hip-hop aesthetic, Blackbird, Fly is a riveting and celebratory new work that explores some of the biggest questions of our time.
This intimate collaboration ...More
|Tree Shakers - Genealogy Club|
Shake up your family tree! Monthly genealogy club featuring an educational topic and discussion between members to share tips and ideas for the informal amateur genealogist. Beginner to advanced experience welcome. Ages 16 and up.
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|Power on the Prairie Exhibit|
Come and see the Grand Opening of a new exhibit on Monday, November 4th at the Stearns History Museum called "Power on the Prairie". This exhibit tells the story of rural electrification in Stearns County with interactive exhibits sponsored by the Stearns Electric Association. "Before rural residents had access to electricity, the countryside was lit up in the evenings by millions of stars in the sky, maybe the moon, and a few flickers of light from lanterns and lamps. After...
|Stearns History Museum||11/04/13-|