Ely Minnesota and Dorothy Molter featured in this month’s publication of Minnesota Monthly!
Join us for the annual fundraising dinner, Friday, Feb. 13, 2015 at the Grant Ely Lodge starting with music and a social hour at 5:00 p.m. Reserve your tickets by calling 365-4451 or purchase them at WELY or the Grand Ely Lodge.
Our Fall 2014 Newsletter is now available online! Catch up on how our 2014 season went, what’s new at the museum and what to look forward to in 2015. Special thanks to our members for supporting the production of this newsletter. Not a member? Joining is easy!
The museum is happy to announce the award of a $2,021 MN Museum Bookshelf Grant from the Minnesota Historical Society Legacy Grant Program. The grant provides funds to purchase resource material related to mission, vision and governance, interpretation, collections stewardship, and management. The grant also provides the beneficial opportunity to purchase resources specific to small institutions like ours.
Mark your calendars for this winter’s Dorothy Molter Museum events!
Timed to coincide with the Ely Winter Festival, we are proud to once again partner with Vermilion Community College to offer a winter-themed, educational event we call Whirlwind! Activities will focus on living in the Northwoods in winter and feature student-created learning stations as well as a toasty campfire and hot beverages to keep you warm. Join us Saturday, February 7 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for this free event. The Museum will be open for touring 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. as well.
Also during Ely’s Winter Festival is our annual fundraising dinner on Friday, February 13. We invite you to an evening of good food, great friends and a lot of Dorothy stories! This event is integral in supporting the preservation and education work being done at the Dorothy Molter Museum. Event time, ticket prices and additional details coming soon!