10775 27th Ave SE, Becker, Sherburne County, Minnesota 55308 / 763-261-4433
  • Events

    Sherburne History Center offers a wide variety of public programming throughout the year. Guest speakers have given presentations on preserving family treasures as well as on interesting stories of Sherburne County's history. Our annual Christmas Tree Ornament Festival is geared to the whole family, while some events are specifically for our members.

    Calendar:

    • For more information and to register for an activity, please call the History Center at 763.262.4433 or email Karah Hawkinson.

    March

    • 2 - 6:30 pm - Book Club - The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
    • 5 - Big Lake Business Expo at Big Lake High School
    • 8 - 2:00 pm - Winter Lecture Series - Jeff Williams, Topic  “Under the Big Top: The History of the Circus”
    • 16 - 9:30 am - Elk River History Buffs at the Elk River Activity Center (413 Proctor Ave, Elk River, Minnesota)
    • 22 - 2:00 pm – Winter Lecture Series - TBD
    • 25 - 10:30 am – Family History Class

    April

    • 1 - Rhythm & Brews Fundraiser at the Carousell Works in Big Lake, Minnesota
    • 6 - 6:30 pm - Book Club - The Old Log Theater and Me by Don Stolz
    • 20 - 9:30 am - Elk River History Buffs at the Elk River Activity Center (413 Proctor Ave, Elk River, Minnesota)
    • 22 - 10:30 am – Family History Class
    • 25 - 5:30 pm – Volunteer Game Night – SHC Volunteers, watch your mailbox for event info!

    May

    • Vintage Base Ball Game - TBD
    • 4 - 6:30 pm - Book Club - It Happened in Minnesota by Darrell Ehrlick. The SHC Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss books of local historical interest or which were written by Midwest authors.
    • 18 - 9:30 am - Elk River History Buffs at the Elk River Activity Center (413 Proctor Ave. Elk River, Minnesota)
    • 27 - 10:30 am - Family History Class

    June

    • 1 - 6:30 pm - Book Club - Lord Grizzly by Frederick Manfred. The SHC Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month to discuss books of local historical interest or which were written by Midwest authors.
    • 3 – Plant Sale Fundraiser
    • 13 - 7:00 pm - Ice Cream Social
    • 15 - 9:30 am - Elk River History Buffs at the Elk River Activity Center (413 Proctor Ave. Elk River, Minnesota)
    • 24 - 10:30 am - Family History Class