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February 2019

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February
February 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

New Regular Monthly Event at DCHS CRAFT FAIR FOR FEBRUARY 16TH IS CANCELED DUE TO VERY FEW VENDORS AVAILABLE. DCHS will present a number of area crafters showing their wares from 9 am-3 pm. Visit the fair and receive free admission to our museum that day! We still have a few spaces available so if you are a crafter or know of one, please  contact us or pass on our contact information dchs@douglashistory.org 715-392-8449 When: Saturday, January 19th Saturday, February 16th  CANCELED Saturday, March…

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March 2019

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March
March 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

New Regular Monthly Event at DCHS DCHS will present a number of area crafters showing their wares from 9 am-3 pm. Visit the fair and receive free admission to our museum that day! We still have a few spaces available so if you are a crafter or know of one, please  contact us or pass on our contact information dchs@douglashistory.org 715-392-8449 When: Saturday, January 19th Saturday, February 16th Saturday, March 16th Saturday, April 20th Saturday, May 11th

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March
March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Douglas County Historical Society History Sunday March 24th 2pm (doors open at 1pm) Free to DCHS Members, $2 for non-members A historical perspective on fly-fishing the Bois Brule River Damian Wilmot has been guiding the Bois Brule since 1989. He is one in a long line of Brule river stewards that has helped maintain the traditions that have made the river into what it is today, a blue-ribbon, wilderness bastion of the wild brook, brown and rainbow trout and their…

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March
March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Belknap Lounge, 130 Belknap Street
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Belknap Lounge Hosts DCHS Fundraiser Guzzlers and Gun Molls Murder Mystery Produced by Gary Banker Tuesday, March 26th, 6:00-9:00 p.m. The very talented Gary Banker has done it again. He's written a fantastic murder mystery titled Guzzlers and Gun Malls, themed in the speakeasy style of the 1920's. Rich's Cuisine will again be catering the event for us. Tickets are $50.00 and guarantees you lots of laughs and fun surprises. Proceeds go to the Douglas County Historical Society. Click Here…

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April 2019

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April
April 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

New Regular Monthly Event at DCHS DCHS will present a number of area crafters showing their wares from 9 am-3 pm. Visit the fair and receive free admission to our museum that day! We still have a few spaces available so if you are a crafter or know of one, please  contact us or pass on our contact information dchs@douglashistory.org 715-392-8449 When: Saturday, January 19th Saturday, February 16th Saturday, March 16th Saturday, April 20th Saturday, May 11th

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April
April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Join Us for Our Annual Meeting The members of the Douglas County Historical Society gather once a year to learn what is new, and for election of our Board of Trustees. This is a great time to join DCHS and have a hand in forming our board for the upcoming year. Social hour starts at 12:00 with meal at 1:00 pm followed by business meeting and election of Board of Trustees. Our keynote speaker will be Artist William “Bill” Gedde on who…

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May 2019

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May
May 11 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Avenue
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Event is Cancelled for May 11th  

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May
May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A writing workshop for anyone interested in exploring family history through poetry and other genres. 2:00 p.m. (doors open at 1:00) on Sunday, May 19. Bring old family photos/meaningful artifacts. Workshop facilitators are Jan Chronister and Peggy Trojan. Cost is $2 (free to DCHS members). Call 715-392-8449 or email dchs@douglashistory.org for more information.

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May
May 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tickets $10 or $9 in advance by paypal button below.   Call to reserve tickets/pay at the door.   715-392-8449   or email  dchs@douglashistory.org Marco Polo was a Venetian explorer best known for his travels between Europe and Asia during the years 1271 to 1295. Hear and experience Marco's memories of his adventures and the wonders he observed as he traveled from Spain to Africa, Saudi Arabia to the Orient, in pursuit of silks, spices, and riches. One show only, doors open…

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August 2019

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August
August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Tickets $8 in advance or $10 at the door.  (note tickets purchased online will be held at Will-Call) Meet Dorothea Elizabeth Allen Cooke, as portrayed by Rachael Martin, retired museum director and longtime living history interpreter. The year is 1868 when Philadelphia banker Jay Cooke and his wife visited Superior to determine whether or not to invest in building a railroad. While Mr. Cooke attends to business, Mrs. Cooke is meeting with residents of the community to get acquainted and…

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September 2019

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September
September 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Greenwood Cemetery, 8402 Tower Avenue
Superior, 54880 United States

5th annual Living History Walk at Greenwood Cemetery.  $15 at the gate, $12 in advance.   Students 11-18 $5, Children 10 and under Free. LHW2019 LHW Adult $12.00 USD LHW Student 11-18 $5.00 USD Check back soon for updated details. Walking tours start at 1pm with the last tour starting at 4pm. Tours take about 1 hour

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October 2019

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October
October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Barkers Island Inn, 300 Marina Drive
Superior, WI 54880 United States

Buy Tickets $40 each.   (note tickets will be at the will call table at the event) Speakeasy theme celebrating 100 years since the ratification of the XVIII Amendment of the Constitution: the prohibition amendment. Attendees invited to dress in a 1920’s theme while enjoying music by Big Time Jazz Orchestra! There will be a best dressed contest as well as a silent/live auction. Partial proceeds to benefit UMD and UWS music programs for scholarship funds. Proceeds will also benefit Superior…

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