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June 2020

Water Talks: Like Politics, All Water is Local

June 8 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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We say it all the time “our lake…”, “my stretch of shoreline…” or “our aquifer.” There’s an obvious reason we talk about water in this way. We will always understand water quality and care for it based on what we see and do every day. Not surprisingly, protecting and restoring water can only happen when people see it as their civic responsibility, kind of like voting for elections. In this presentation, John Linc Stine, Executive Director of Freshwater, will describe…

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$28.00

Yoga in the Gardens

June 11 @ 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Yoga has so many health benefits for mind, body and spirit...especially in the beautiful gardens at the Legacy of the Lakes museum! Yoga equally strengthens and stretches, increasing flexibility and repairing muscles. It’s all about relaxing and allowing yourself and your body to have as much relaxation as you want. This time is for you - free of competition and comparison! Appropriate for all ages & fitness levels. Cost is $28.00 (includes three classes in June). Classes start at 5:15 pm.…

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$5.00

Children’s Make-n-Take

June 16 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home!  Canoes have been a way to get from here to there for thousands of years. Discover how these marvels of water travel were made and create your own version of a birch canoe and a dugout canoe. Experiment with canoe shapes to figure out what floats a boat. Parents must accompany child, no additional fee. Maximum number of people allowed for the class is 9 (this…

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$5.00

Children’s Make-n-Take

June 16 @ 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home!  Canoes have been a way to get from here to there for thousands of years. Discover how these marvels of water travel were made and create your own version of a birch canoe and a dugout canoe. Experiment with canoe shapes to figure out what floats a boat. Parents must accompany child, no additional fee. Maximum number of people allowed for the class is 9 (this…

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Gallery Talk: Engineered Speed

June 16 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Legacy of the Lakes Museum board member and boat expert Dave Bortner will present a talk revolving around the design and engineering in race boats in conjunction with our Golden Age Race Boats exhibit.

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July 2020
$5.00

Children’s Make-n-Take

July 7 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home!  Get your creative juices flowing! Participants will build a boat out of common household supplies and test it on the water to see if it floats. Parents must accompany child, no additional fee. Cost is $5.00. To register, visit Alexandria Community Education.

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$5.00

Children’s Make-n-Take

July 7 @ 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home!  Get your creative juices flowing! Participants will build a boat out of common household supplies and test it on the water to see if it floats. Parents must accompany child, no additional fee. Cost is $5.00. Register at Alexandria Community Education.

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$28.00

Yoga in the Gardens

July 9 @ 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Yoga has so many health benefits for mind, body and spirit...especially in the beautiful gardens at the Legacy of the Lakes museum! Yoga equally strengthens and stretches, increasing flexibility and repairing muscles. It’s all about relaxing and allowing yourself and your body to have as much relaxation as you want. This time is for you - free of competition and comparison! Appropriate for all ages & fitness levels. Cost is $28.00 (includes three classes in July). Classes start at 5:15 pm.…

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Legacy of the Lakes Classic Boat Show

July 10 @ 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Arrowwood Resort, 2100 Arrowwood Ln
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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The annual boat show is headed back to the water! Join us at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria on Lake Darling to see a variety of antique and classic watercraft. Chain of Lakes Cruise starts at 1:00 pm at Arrowwood Resort, with VIP social at 5:00 pm at the Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse followed by Music in the Gardens at 6:30.

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Music in the Gardens

July 10 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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