Fridley History Center is open
2nd & 4th Saturday of each month from 11-3
Movie Viewing – September 26th – With the razing of Columbia Arena in process, we will be playing the movie, Mighty Ducks D-3 at the Fridley History Center @ 12:00 on Saturday, September 26th. This movie was made at Columbia Arena in 1996, and when it debuted it was #4 in the box office and grossed almost 23 million dollars. Yes, there will be popcorn!
Annual Meeting – Harvest Potluck ~ All are welcome……October 13th @ 6:00 at the Fridley History Center.
Trivia Contest – Saturday, October 24 6 :00 pm—8:00 pm Fridley History Center – Call Lori at 612-963-1485 to register
Hall of Fame Induction & Luncheon – Saturday, November 7 at the Fridley Community Center Fireside Room. Doors open @ 12:30 – This years Inductees are: Earl Bakken, Ralph Messer, Siah St. Clair, and Connie Thompson. Come and celebrate with us.
November 14th ~ Christmas Exhibit Opens ! We invite all to come to the grand opening of our new exhibit ~ the Christmas of the Roaring ’20’s. This year’s exhibit will include a Speak Easy which was popular in the 1920’s and also special guest appearance by a gangster and a flapper ~ on opening day only. After this grand day, it will be open 11:00-3:00 each Saturday through December 19 and each Tuesday 1:00-3:00 through December 22nd. Expect to see Christmas decorations, clothes, magazines, pictures, factoids, and enjoy light snacks and beverages – all of that era. There will also be activities for kids. Bring the whole family!
May 6 – Tornado Presentation – DVD’s available
DVDs of the 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Tornadoes Program are available at the Fridley History Center they are $10……and, if need to be mailed $15.
More is Happening in 2015
- TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13- ANNUAL MEETING/POTLUCK
- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24 – TRIVIA CONTEST – 6 :00 pm—8:00 pm Fridley History Center
Call Lori at 612-963-1485 to register
- SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7- HALL OF FAME
- NOVEMBER & DECEMBER- CHRISTMAS EVENT – Plan now for a great family annual event – if you have good quality holiday items you want donate to the Fridley Historical Society – Call or email.
- SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12- KINDERGARTEN ART FAIR
Fridley History Center Open House (FREE ADMISSION)
- Every 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the Month – Come and Visit Us between 11 am and 3 pm.
Help Support Fridley Historical Society – consider a tax-deductible donation.
Thank you to all who volunteered for the Christmas Exhibit!