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2017

Envision Shakopee Public Meeting: EnvisionShako

SCHS 2015 Annual Report Annual Report Annual Report (1)

May 20, 2017: Final Youth Archaeology Workshop YouthArch-FNL-5-20-2017

May 18,. 2017: SCHS Annual Meeting – Race Car Driver Talk Annual Mtg-5-2017

May 13, 2017: Mother’s Day Tea MothersDayTea-5-2017

May 5, 2017: Pedaling the Past Bike Tour PedalingthePastBikeTour-5-2017

April 29, 2017: May Day Kids Kraft MayDayKKraft-4-2017

April 27, 2017: Garden Planting & Heirloom Presentation GardenPlanting-HeirloomPresentation-4-2017

April 22, 2017: Youth Archaeology Workshop YouthArchWkshp-4-2017

April 20, 2017: Soap Making Workshop SoapMakingWkshp-4-2017

April 6, 2017: Keep It or Pitch It Workshop Keep-or-Pitch-4-2017

March 30, 2017: DNR MN River Talk DNR-MNRiverTalk-3-30-2017

March 11, 2017: Story Collecting MCCL Rally MCCL-Rally

February 25, 2017: Story Collecting Women’s March WomensMarch-b

February 25, 2017: St. Patrick’s Day Kids Kraft StPatsKidsKraft-2-25-2017

February 18, 2017: Youth Archaeology Workshop YouthArch-2-18-2017_pr

February 11, 2017: Research Library Open House ResearchLibOpenHouse-2017_pr

February 9, 2017: We Were Here Too talk A-Americans-2-9-2017_pr

January 21, 2017: Youth Archaeology Workshop YouthArchaeology-1-21-2017_pr

January 14, 2017: Genealogy 101 Genealogy101_pr

2016

Job Opening at SCHS http://scottcountyhistory.org/about-us/

PIES by Scott County Historical Society on Exposure

December 2, 2016: Holiday Open House and Bake Sale holidayopenhouse2016_pr

November 30, 2016: Calling All Bakers callingallbakers2016_pr

November 19, 2016: Youth Archaeology Workshop youtharchaeology-11-2016_pr

November 19, 2016: Thanksgiving Kids Kraft thanksgivingkk-11-2016_pr

November 18, 2016: Pie Tasting & History of Thanksgiving Piespie-tasting-11-2016

November 17, 2016: Scott County Focus Group focusgrp-11-2016-pr

November 5, 2016: Sacred Circle of Life Presentation circleoflife-11-2016-pr

October 29, 2016: Halloween Kids Kraft halloweenkk-11-2016_pr

October 8, 2016: Youth Archaeology Workshop youtharchaeology-9-27-2016_pr

September 24, 2016: Shakespeare in the Garden shakespeareinthegarden-8-2016

September 22, 2016: Wish You Were Here: Tourism in Scott County Exhibit Opening tourism-exhibitopening_pr1-8-5

August 26, 2016: National Dog Day natldogday-8-2016

August 20, 2016: Senior Citizen’s Day seniorcitizensday-8-2016

August 13, 2016: Shakopee Guided History Bike Tour guided-history-bike-tour-7-2016_pr

August 11, 18, 25, 2016: Silent Film Series silentfilmseries-8-2016

July 13, 2016: Spoon People Kids’ Workshops spoonpeople-libprgm-7-2016_pr

July 9, 2016: Pedaling the Past Bike Tour pedalingthepastbiketour-6-2016

June 21, 2016: Penny Tops – Kids’ Workshops pennytops-6-2016_pr

June 18, 2016: Father’s Day Ice Cream Social fathersdayicecreamsocial-5-25-2016

June 2, 2016: SCHS Community Garden meeting communitygarden-5-2016

May 21, 2016: Letterboxing Kids Program letterboxing-5-2016_pr

April 30, 2016: Spring Fun Kids Kraft apr2016_kidskraft_pr

April 28, 2016: Scott County Crazy Quilters Open House crazyquilters-ann-openhouse-4-2016_pr

April 14, 2016: Valleyfair! 40 Years of Fun Exhibit Opening valleyfairopening-3-2016_pr

March 19, 2016: Garden Planting Party gardenplanting-5-19-2016_pr

March 17, 2016: The Grange Talk grangetalk-3-2016_pr

March 10, 2016: Peg Meier Author Talk authortalk-pmeier-3-2016_pr

February 27, 2016: Winter Fun Kids Kraft Feb2016_KidsKraft_pr

February 18, 2016: Civil War Presentation – Black SoldiersCivilWar-BlackSoldiers-2-2016_pr-a

February 13, 2016 Second-Sat-Tours-1-2016_pr

February 6, 2016: Youth Archaeology Workshop YouthArchaeology-2-2016_pr

January 30, 2016: Valentine’s Day Kids Kraft Jan2016_KidsKraft_pr

January 16, 2016: Genealogy 101 Genealogy101_pr

2015

Annual Report

November 18, 2015: Games & Chores Kid’s Day Games&Chores-KidsDay-pr

November 18, 2015: Holiday Open House HolidayOpenHouse2015_PR

November 13, 2015: speak easy – debut  MediaKit-Binder

October 29, 2015: The Big Read Author Talk Authortalk-TBR-pr

October 1, 2015: The Big Read “Vietnam: A Window to War” Exhibit Opening VietnamExhibit-TBR-pr

October 1, 2015: The Big Read Southeast Asian Cultural Celebration SEAsianCultureCelebration-kickoff-pr

October 1, 2015: Halloween Kids Kraft OCT2015_KidsKraft_pr

October 1, 2015: The Big Read Initial Media Release Initial_TBR-pr-6-2-2015

September 30, 2015: Columbus Day Archaeology Talk ColumbusDayArchaeology-talk_9-30-2015

September 16, 2015: What did you dig up? WhatDidYouDigUp-Archeology-9-16-2015

September 4, 2015: Smithsonian Museum Day Live MuseumDayLive-2015-pr

September 1, 2015: Malt vs. Hops MaltvsHops_pr1

June 11, 2015: Museum Garden Party GardenParty-7-11-2015pr

June 11, 20-15: History Kids Craft Workshops: WWII Parachute Toy Kids_Craft_Parachute-Wkshps_Summer2015_pr

June 11, 2015: History Kids Craft Workshops: Compass Kids_Craft_Compass-Wkshps_Summer2015_pr

June 11, 2015: History Kids Craft Workshops: Tin Punch Kids_Craft_Tin Punch-Wkshps_Summer2015_pr

April 30, 2015: Games & Chores Exhibit Opening Games&Chores-exhibitopening_pr

April 22, 2015: Diggin’ It: Archaeology Shovel Test Workshop Archaeologyshoveltest-5-2015pr

April 3, 2015: Mother’s Day Tea MothersDayTea-5-2015pr

April 3, 2015: May Day Kids Kraft Apr2015_KidsKraft_pr

April 3, 2015: Art Exhibit Opening ArtExhibitOpening-4-3-2015

March 19, 2015: Easter Kids Kraft Mar2015_KidsKraft_pr

March 19, 2015: Adventurous Explorers AdventurousExplorersKidpgm-5-2015pr

March 3, 2015: House Detectives HouseDetective4-3-2015

February 20, 2015: Author Talk AuthorTalk-BythewatersofMinnetonka_pr

February 17, 2015: St Patrick’s Day Kids Kraft Feb2015_KidsKraft_pr

February 17, 2015: MN Star Watch StarwatchEvent2-2015

February 3, 2015: Victorian Valentine Party VictorianValentineParty2015-pr

January 26, 2015: Archaeology Talk Archaeology-talk_2-19-2015

January 22, 2015: Author Talk AuthorTalk-BythewatersofMinnetonka_pr

2014

December 18, 2014: Ladies Night In LadiesNiteIn-70sFashion_pr

December 18, 2014: Genealogy 101 Workshop (2015) Genealogy101_pr

December 18, 2014: January 2015 Kids Kraft Jan2015_KidsKraft_pr

November 13, 2014: SCHS Holiday Open House HolidayOpenHouse2014_PR

November 13, 2014: Gingerbread House Workshop GingerbreadhouseWkshop2014_PR

November 7, 2014: Nixon Film Screening NixonFilm-11-2014_pr

October 30, 2014: Teacher Appreciation Open House TeacherApprec_openhouse-11-2014_pr

October 30, 2014: Author Talk AuthorTalk-SeaTragedy-11-2014

October 15, 2014: Family Treasures Workshop How-to-preservation-wkshp_pr

September 4, 2014: Museum Day Live MuseumDayLive_pr_9-5-2014

September 4, 2014: Pints & Plates Pints_and-Plates_pr1

July 9, 2014: Vintage Baseball VintageBBall_pr

July 8, 2014: SCHS call for Artists & Craft-people  Call_for_artists_pr_7-8-2014

June 28, 2014: SCHS offers advice for storm damaged items  SCHSadvicefordamaged_items

June 26, 2014: Bill Durant Portraits on display  BillDurand-portraits_pr_6-26-2014

June 25, 2014: Toro Landscape Grant Award  TORO_Grant_Award_pr_6-2014

June 18, 2014: Kids Summer Craft Workshops Kids_Craft_Workshops_Summer2014_pr

June 18, 2014: Family Day  FamilyDay_pr

June 11, 2014: SCHS Summer Connections Newsletter Connections Summer 2014

May 28, 2014: SCHS is a Blue Star Museum BlueStarMuseum_pr

May 27, 2014: Ice Cream Social  IceCreamSocial_2014_PR

May 7, 2014: Watergate: The Scandal that Rocked the Nation Exhibit Opening Watergate_exhibit_PR

May 7, 2014: Oral History Audio clips online  OHaudio_online_5-2014

March 27, 2014: Introduction to Paper Cutting  IntrotoPPRCutting_4-2014_pr

February 27: Hmong Wearable Folk-art Exhibition and Lecture Hmong_folkart_presention_pr

February 4: Summer Internship Opportunities SCHS Summer 2014 Internships

February 1: Grand Reopening event Public_grand_reopening_pr3

January 25: Chinese New Year Kids Kraft Jan2014_KidsKraft_pr

January 7: Open Position NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

2013

November 1: FamilyChristmasTea2013_pr

November 1: Holiday_Open_House_pr

October 30: Nov2013_KidsKraft_pr

October 10: Veteran_day_prg_11-2013

October 8: Photo_preservation_wkshp_10-24-2013

October 8: Oct2013_KidsKraft_pr

September 19: AnnualMtg_pr_9-19-2013

September 19: SwingDancePR_2013a

June 11: Family Day at Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park

May 14: Outside the Law: The Prohibition Era in Scott County

March 21: Civil War Documentary Screening

March 11: Girls’ Spring Tea