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PART ONE: White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters with Sara Hanson

September 14, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Alvin “Creepy” Karpis

The White Bear area was a haven for the 1920s and ‘30s era gangsters who wanted to get away from it all. Join us to learn some gangster lingo while you hear the tales of infamous visitors such as Ma Barker, Alvin “Creepy” Karpis and Baby Face Nelson. Presented by White Bear Lake Area Historical Society’s Executive Director Sara Hanson!

Learn more about the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society on their website


Attend in-person at the Washington County Heritage Center OR virtually on Zoom.

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Meeting ID: 884 4729 4666
Passcode: wchs


Join us also for PART TWO at the WCHS Fall Membership Dinner on September 28!


September 14, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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Washington County Heritage Center
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Washington County Heritage Center
1862 South Greeley St
Stillwater, MN 55082 United States
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