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Norman County Minnesota Historical and Genealogy Society

Museums located in Ada and Shelly, Minnesota

NCHGS Events


Pork  Dinner Fund Raiser

Ada/Borup High School Commons  in Ada
11:00 to 1:00 pm


Watch this site for more information and a date for this event in the fall of 2017



Rocking Horse Norman County Fair
June 21-24

All Pioneer Village buildings are open until 6 p.m.
Wind Mill 



farm machinery

Pioneer Days/Fun in the Flatlands- September  9,2017

door knobs


Activities will be held at the Pioneer Village and Coliseum at the Fair Grounds in Ada. Attractions will include ethnic foods, demonstrations of handcrafts like quilting, knitting, crocheting, and Hardanger, a checker tournament, souvenir court house and church plates,

A history hunt for children, ages 6 to 18 will again take place during the Fun in the Flatlands on September 9, 2017.





Prairie Village Facilities available for family reunions, weddings, anniversaries and club meetings May through October

Contact museum curator

Solveig Kitchell

218-784-6904 or 218-556-0122



Museum Crawl

Location to be determined.



This site is maintained by NCHGS  with
the dedication and assistance of the
Norman County Historical  and Genealogy Society.
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