All dates and programs are subject to change. Weather cancellations are announced on WVRQ and on our Facebook page. Please call ahead if in doubt
Mon Aug 6: Dawson Club meets at the Normal School Museum, 10:00 a.m.
Thurs Aug 9: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m. Blaine Hedberg will speak on Norwegian probate records, especially using the probated records available on Digitalarkivet.
Fri Aug 10: Pork Chop Dinner fund raiser, 4 to 7 p.m. at the Sherry-Butt House.
Aug 18-19: VCHS at Wild West Days (inside the bank building).
Sept 2018: Autumn hours begin at the Normal School Museum: Open Monday to Friday, noon to 4 p.m.
Mon Sept 3: Last day that the Sherry-Butt House is open to the public in 2018, except by appointment.
Tues Sept 4: VCHS program at the Normal School Museum, 7 p.m. "Coins In A Half-Filled Jar," Harlan Flick's memoir about growing up in 1950s and 60s De Soto.
Fri Sept 7: Wisconsin Historical Society's Southwest Regional meeting at the Deke Slayton Memorial Space and Bicycle Museum in Sparta.
Weds Sept 12: Vernon County Fair opens! Come visit our booth at the Fair.
Thurs Sept 13: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m. Karen Sherry will continue her series on the book, Genealogy Online for Dummies
Sun Sept 16: Fair closes.
Tues Oct 2: VCHS program at the Normal Vernon School Museum, 7p.m. TBD
Thurs Oct 4: Evening Genealogy seminar at the Normal School Museum, 6:30 -8:30 p.m. "Basics Plus" seminar with Karen Sherry and Carol Krogan.
Thurs Sept 13: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m.
Kevin Alderson will talk about the Winding Rivers Library System's ECHO
(Exploring Cultural History Online) project.
Nov 2018: Winter hours begin at the Normal School Museum: Open Tuesday to Thursday, noon to 4 p.m.
† All genealogy classes are $5 for non-members, free for members. Renew your membership today!