Tag: Historical Society

Norman County Historical Society Festival of Trees

Ada, MN — The Norman County Historical Society will host their annual Festival of Trees this weekend and next at the Log Museum in Ada. There will be around 30 uniquely crafted trees decorated by local businesses, organizations, and families. Along with trees, there will be snacks, live music, and other unique pieces of Christmas…
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December 2, 2022 0

Party on the Prairie at the NCHS Festival of Trees

Ada, MN — The Norman County Historical Society’s Festival of Trees returns next week to the Log Museum in Ada and will continue through December 11th. There are roughly 30 uniquely decorated Christmas trees on display put together by area businesses and organizations. Historical Society Director Solveig Kitchell says the history of this event dates…
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November 25, 2022 0

Traill County Historical Society Hosting Fall Festival

Hillsboro, ND — The Traill County Historical Society invites all to their annual Fall Festival this Saturday, September 24th at Heritage Park in Hillsboro. Attendees can do some shopping at the vendor fair, check out the antique car and farm equipment display, enjoy lunch, listen to music, and bring the kids for games and demonstrations.…
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September 22, 2022 0

NCHGS Aalgaard Photo Project Now Complete

Ada, MN — The Norman County Historical and Genealogical Society recently wrapped up a five-year project of scanning and indexing thousands of photos, many from 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s, from the Aalgaard Photo Collection. The negatives were donated to the Norman County Historical and Genealogical Society by Dave Johnson, who obtained the negatives when…
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August 31, 2022 0

Norman County Historical Society Stays Busy During Norman County Fair

Ada, MN — Take a break from corn dogs and tilt-a-whirls and head to the Prairie Village and the Norman County Historical Society to take in some history and other fun activities during the Norman County Fair. All of the buildings will be open at Noon each day for browsing, but there’s plenty of special…
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June 23, 2022 0

Plummer House in Hillsboro to Host John Pederson Art Exhibit this Thursday

Hillsboro, ND — The Traill County Historical Society welcomes the community to join them at the Plummer House this Thursday, June 2nd for an art exhibit featuring Hillsboro’s own very talented John Pederson. John Wright, President of the Trail County Historical Society, says this is a unique opportunity to meet the artist and check out…
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May 31, 2022 0

Norman County Historical Society Hosting Festival of Trees Fundraiser December 3rd – 12th

Ada, MN — Come experience roughly three dozen elegantly decorated displays during the Norman County Historical Society’s Festival of Trees, which will take place over the next two weekends at the Prairie Village Log Museum in Ada. The trees are all decorated by local businesses, organizations, individuals, and families. Solveig Kitchell of the Norman County…
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December 1, 2021 0

Traill County Historical Society Hosting Fall Festival & Threshing Bee this Saturday at Heritage Park in Hillsboro

Hillsboro, ND — The Traill County Historical Society invites you to go back into time with their Fall Festival and Threshing Bee this Saturday, September 25th at Heritage Park across from Valley Plains Equipment in Hillsboro. Activities includes a vendor show, antique car and tractor show, rope making demonstrations, games for kids, and for the…
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September 23, 2021 0

Experience the History of the Norman County Fair at the Norman County Historical Society

Ada, MN — Experience the history of Norman County and the history of the Norman County Fair at the Norman County Historical Society Museum during the 125th Norman County Fair. The museum, which also provides a space to cool down and get out of the sun, even has a special exhibit showcasing that history, according…
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June 25, 2021 0

Norman County History Museum Opens for Season this Memorial Day Weekend

Ada, MN — The Norman County History Museum opens for the summer this Memorial Day weekend. They will be open on Saturday from 1 until 4pm and Monday from 10am until 4pm. The exhibits featured in the museum this year are the same as last year’s, which is because the museum wasn’t able to open…
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May 27, 2021 0