Hay Lake School Speaker Series Sunday July 16th – 2pm

One Room School Games & Activities Melissa Kneeland stops by the Hay Lake School and tells about. The games kids loved before smart phones ruined everything!!

Flashlight Tours at the Warden’s House Friday July 28th – Beginning at 8pm

Fan of History? Lover of all things spooky? Well we’ve got a little opportunity for you we need to talk about…

Friday, July 28th we are offering a Flashlight Tour of the Warden’s House Museum for all you night owls out there. See the Warden’s House in a different light (or lack thereof). If you are not a night owl, we are offering a dusk tour as well. Perfect for a unique date night or simply an eerie night for you and your friends, you’ll learn about the history of the Warden’s House and a bit about how our museum has earned a reputation as one of the “Most Haunted Places in Minnesota“.

Will there be ghosts? You decide. Will it be fun? Definitely!

Dusk tours start at 8 & 8:30 PM
Evening tours start at 9 & 9:30 PM

$10 per person. Tickets can be purchased here. Walk-ups welcomed if space is available.

Warden’s House Museum Speaker Sunday July 30th – 2pm

Author Nancy [O’Brien] Wagner will speak on her book, “Alice O’Brien in France.” A collection of letters written during the First World War. Books will be available for purchase at the event.

Eder School Museum Root Beer Float Fundraiser Sunday August 6th – Noon to 4pm


Root Beer Float fundraiser at the school in the Nature Center at 4444 Hadley Avenue North in Oakdale.

Warden’s House Museum Speaker Sunday August 6th – 2pm

Letters and dairy of World War One corporal, author Carrek Orwig talks about his book “Somewhere Over There.”

Hay Lake School Speaker Series Sunday August 27th – 2pm

Museum Director Dustyn Dubuque shares the harrowing tale of Civil War soldier Newell Burch – who survived the Battle of Gettysburg and 21 months in a POW camp!!