September through April Doors Open at 6:00pm, Program begins at 7:00pm.
Capacity is limited to 125 people Seating is first come, first served. $5.00 Suggested Contribution at the Door *SPECIAL ELMHS MEMBER PERK!* A limited number of free, prime seats are available to ELMHS MEMBERS ONLY! Register here. Not a member? Join here. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org, 952-221-4766, www.elmhs.org.
Monday, November 11, 7:00pm Tapping History: Big Island Archaeology with Ann Merriman and Christopher Olson from Maritime Heritage Minnesota
Join us as Dr. Ann Merriman and Christopher Olson of Maritime Heritage Minnesota update us on their underwater and maritime archaeological studies of Lake Minnetonka. Their latest project, for the city of Orono, focuses on their fascinating finds on historic Big Island including the Steamboat Pier, Amusement Park, and Veteran's Camp sites. They will show us what was there in 1906 and what evidence remains today. Members register for limited reserved seating here.
Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:00pm Tapping History: Preserving Your Family History with ELMHS Executive Director, Rachel Houck
“What do I do with grandma’s wedding dress? How should I organize and store my old family photos?” At this special Tapping History ELMHS Executive Director, Rachel Houck, will cover good, better, and best practices for storing or displaying your priceless family heirlooms including safe storage materials and where to find them. Rachel will also give expert tips on determining what to keep, toss, or donate to area organizations.Members register for limited reserved seating here.
Monday, January 13, 7:00pm Tapping History: Trivia Night! *Note that there is a $25 registration fee for this program.
Grab your friends and test your knowledge at this special Tapping History. Topics will cover the history of Excelsior and Lake Minnetonka. Prizes given will be based on the most questions answered correctly. This is a team event! Register your team of up to four people here.