Posts Tagged ‘Dodge County’

This year’s benefit will be held on November 5th at the Event Center in Kasson from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Money generated at the Benefit will help us cope with the increasing demands and challenges of operating the DCHS Museum. Along with the expenses resulting from the upkeep of our historic buildings located throughout […]

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A new textile exhibit featuring a part of our collection of wedding dresses and other attire will be opening this June.   An exhibit member reception will be held at 7:00 pm on June 26t.  Don’t miss the opportunity to see this exhibit! One of the featured dresses is an 1874 Alpaca wool weddin fress […]

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Michael Dresbach arrived in the Minnesota Territory in 1855.  In 1856 he laid claim to the quarter section near Dodge Center where he eventually built his home.  He was a veteran of the Civil War and in 1877 was elected to the state legislature.   Rick Welch had invited us to tour this home on […]

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Article as it appeared on the Community News Corporation Website (http://www.communitynewscorp.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=94&ArticleID=10922&TM=69933.84) 4/23/2015 6:02:00 PM Historical Society sticks with term limits Quorum reached – Historical Society conducts business By Gretta Becay At their April 19 meeting, about 70 voting members of the Dodge County Historical Society elected three board members, accepted a set of bylaws, and […]

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Is coming to Mantorville Opera House April 30th at 8pm Chris Vallillo is a nationally acclaimed singer/songwriter and folk musician who makes the people and places of “unmetropolitan” America come to life in song. Tickets are $15.00 and are available by calling 507.696.6986 This event is a benefit for the restoration of the Wasioja Recruiting Station. […]

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Is coming to Mantorville Opera House April 30th at 8pm Chris Vallillo is a nationally acclaimed singer/songwriter and folk musician who makes the people and places of “unmetropolitan” America come to life in song. Tickets are $15.00 and are available by calling 507.696.6986 This event is a benefit for the restoration of the Wasioja Recruiting Station. […]

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Sunday, April 19th 4 p.m. Dodge Center American Legion Building   It is important to note that there was NO quorum at the DCHS Annual Meeting last month.  If we fail to have a quorum two years in a row the Dodge County Historical Society must be dissolved and the assets become the property of […]

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