Upcoming Events — 2017
German Valley Days
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A Great Event in a Local Town!

Come and see our new exhibits. Don't forget to sign up to be on our email list while you're there.


Location: German Valley Museum Complex — Museum and Barn
Time: Saturday, and Sunday
Admission: Free (donations welcome)
The Bloodiest Day: The Battle of Antietam
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Presented by: Dr. Gordon Dammonn

Back by popular demand, Dr. Gordon Dammann will take you on a tour of the Civil War Antietam Battlefield. Instructor, national Civil War guest lecterer, and founder of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick, Maryland, Dr. Dammann also serves as an officla guide at the Antietam Battlefield in Maryland.
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Location: German Valley Museum Complex—Air Conditioned House
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Admission: Free (donations welcome)
Refreshments: will be provided
East Friesens Then and Now

Presented by: Marlene Vorthmann
Marlene Vorthmann brings a wealth of invormation about the East Friesen people of Germany to the German Valley Historical Museum. Ms. Vorthmann has traveled to Germany five times in search of the roots of ther great grandmother, Rigste. German Valley was founded by East Friesen Germans around 1848.

Location: German Valley Museum Complex
Time:
1:00 p.m.
Admission: Free (donations welcome)
Refreshments: will be provided
The Chippewa Tribes of Minnesota

Presented by: Pat McClellan
More details forthcoming.


Location: German Valley Museum Complex—Barn
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Admission: Free (donations welcome)
Refreshments: to follow presentation
Sunday
June
25
June
9–10
East Friesans in Germany

Rescheduled for September 24.
Sunday
July
30
Sunday
August
27
Sunday
September
24
"Mary Lincoln: The First Lady"

Presented by: Laura Keyes
Actress, Laura Keyes will bring Mary Todd Lincoln to life at the German Valley Museum complex. Ms. Keyes will be dressed in period costume. Laura has a masters degree in Library Science and has been portraying historical characters since 2008.
For more information on Laura Keyes, visit her website at: www.laurafkeyes.com
To view a YouTube video of Ms. Keyes's portral of Mrs. Lincoln: Laura F. Keyes as Mary Todd Lincoln

Location: German Valley Museum Complex—Barn
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Admission: Free (donations welcome)
Refreshments: will be provided
Sunday
October
29
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