Programs & Events Schedule

The Sherburne History Center provides a variety of programs and events for all ages. Monthly highlights include Book Club, Family History Class, and Elk River History Buffs. Annually we hold a Winter Lecture Series, Sherburne History Day birthday party, summer Ice Cream Social, and the Christmas Tree Ornament Festival. We also have an Annual Meeting, fundraisers, and volunteer appreciation events. With nearly 100 programs per year, there’s always something going on at SHC!

Covid protocols are in place – program schedule and formats are subject to change.

April

1 – 1:00 pm – Book Club: Read and discuss books of local history interest or which were written by Minnesota authors. Socially distanced in person, or join in via Zoom.
15 – 9:30 am – Elk River History Buffs: Topics of local historical interest offered at the Elk River Activity Center. We’ve gone virtual! Details via the Elk River Seniors website.
24 – 10:30 am – Family History Class: Monthly discussion group that gathers at SHC to learn about family history research and discusses their projects.

May

6 – 1:00 pm – Book Club: Read and discuss books of local history interest or which were written by Minnesota authors. Socially distanced in person, or join in via Zoom.
20 – 9:30 am – Elk River History Buffs: Topics of local historical interest offered at the Elk River Activity Center. We’ve gone virtual! Details via the Elk River Seniors website.

22 – Sherburne History Center/Friends of Sherburne Wildlife Refuge Plant Sale. Details to be announced for this unique opportunity for you to add to your garden for the upcoming growing season.
29 – 10:30 am – Family History Class: Monthly discussion group that gathers at SHC to learn about family history research and discusses their projects.


June

3 – 1:00 pm — Book Club: Read and discuss books of local history interest or which were written by Minnesota authors.  Socially distanced in person or join in via zoom.
15-20 – SAVAS Art Show:—an opportunity to experience the work of local artists from Sherburne County and its environs.  Show will be open regular museum hours along with special hours on Sunday, 20 June, from 9 am to 4 pm.
17 – Elk River History Buffs: topics of local historical interest offered at the Elk River Activity Center.  Details via the Elk River Seniors website.

26 – 10:30 am — Family History Class: Monthly discussion group that gathers at SHC to learn about family history research and discuss their projects.  

 

2021 Book Club Titles:

March: Murder on the Red River by Marcie Rendon
April: Firesetter in Blackwood Township by Christine Husom
May: Louisiana’s Way Home by Kate DiCamillo
June: Incident at the Otterville Station by John Christgau
July: Funeral for a Friend by Brian Freeman
August: Dust to Dust by Tami Hoag 
September: Hudson Bay Bound by Natalie Warren
October: Sisterhood of War by Kim Heikkila
November: Evergreen Tidings From the Baumgartners by Gretchen Anthony
No December Meeting


Fun place to visit. Employees are fantastic and helpful. Highly recommend. Trails to go walking on, local history and other fun stuff to do here.

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