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Let’s Talk About CRT

2022-01-03T22:27:29-06:00

There was a popular song in the early 90s called "Let's Talk About Sex." Needless to say, the music video got a lot of attention, but the song wasn’t bad either. It held up because the premise made sense - sex is [...]

Let’s Talk About CRT2022-01-03T22:27:29-06:00

Building the Perfect Clubhouse

2021-10-27T19:55:05-05:00

Quick! Think of the word “clubhouse”. What image comes to mind? Do you see found boards or even cardboard boxes cobbled together with “KEEP OUT!” painted across the entrance? Leave it to a librarian to do things differently. In 1907, Gratia Countryman, [...]

Building the Perfect Clubhouse2021-10-27T19:55:05-05:00

Election Reflection: A History of Public Safety in Minneapolis

2022-01-28T10:51:07-06:00

As voters face tough decisions, we bring in nationally distinguished historians for a deep dive into the history of public safety in Minneapolis. We’ll look at the first few decades of the Minneapolis Police Department, public safety through the lens of local Native [...]

Election Reflection: A History of Public Safety in Minneapolis2022-01-28T10:51:07-06:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-08-25T15:46:14-05:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-08-25T15:46:14-05:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-08-05T19:19:57-05:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-08-05T19:19:57-05:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-07-01T23:26:57-05:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-07-01T23:26:57-05:00

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls

2021-07-01T23:27:02-05:00

The lost history of Minnehaha Falls includes dance halls, secret saloons, wild behavior, lawsuits and whiskey. Join historian Karen Cooper for a 1 mile walk as she tours the places in Minnehaha Park where all this mayhem occurred a hundred years ago. [...]

A Raucous Ramble Around Minnehaha Falls2021-07-01T23:27:02-05:00

Voices from the Pandemic

2021-05-05T16:37:31-05:00

Join us for a conversation between Jennifer Vongroven and Agatha Lamin, two healthcare workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic in Minneapolis. The discussion will be moderated by Zac Farber, former editor of the Southwest Journal.

Voices from the Pandemic2021-05-05T16:37:31-05:00

Mutual Aid Community History Workshop

2021-04-16T20:53:57-05:00

Join us for an interactive program about religion and mutual aid co-hosted by History for the Future. This workshop will focus on the histories of mutual aid within faith institutions and how these histories have led religious institutions to be able to assist during this crucial moment of increasing despair and hardship due to the pandemic.

Mutual Aid Community History Workshop2021-04-16T20:53:57-05:00
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