Pioneer Life Mini-Camp
Learn what life was like for pioneer kids at this fun mini-camp for ages 9-12!See this Event »
Make a Corn Husk Kid Workshop
Make your own special corn husk kid to take home at this program! Best for ages 6-11.See this Event »
- Who: All ages.
- What: A wide variety of workshops and lectures on a number of topics, many related to current exhibits.
- Why: Each workshop and lecture offers educational and entertaining opportunities for our members and residents.
- When: Varies.
- Cost: Varying fees may apply.
- Register: See our event calendar to the left for upcoming lectures and workshops. To request a speaker for your upcoming meeting or event, call Kathleen Klehr at 952.445.0378, or send her an email.
Available Speaker Topics
- Mudbaden: History of mud spas
- Surviving the Elements: Wild Weather in Scott County History
- History of Underwear
- Boomtowns and Ghosttowns in Scott County
- Bad-Boys, Bad-Boys, Outlaws in Scott County
- Walking tours of New Prague, Belle Plaine, Shakopee and Jordan (on the street or inside)
- Everyday History
- Minnesota River Valley History Overview
- Civil War and Scott County: Stories and Sources of a War on Three Fronts
- The Sound of History: Music and Society in Scott County
- Where the Rubber Meets the Road and Traffic Jams in the Sky: 1950s Travel