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September 2022

Water Talks: Alexandria Nature Trail

September 19, 2022 @ 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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Join us Monday, September 19th at the Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse as Tim Schoonhoven and Todd Holman present on the Alexandria Nature Trail. He is lead engineer working with the Nature Conservancy to preserve and protect a corridor from I-94 to Lake Le’ Homme Dieu. The trail will provide for water runoff management as well as provide for public use of a nature trail. The project would also preserve valuable wetlands that act as natural filters and sponges that…

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October 2022

MEA Weekend Special

October 21, 2022 - October 23, 2022
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Spend your MEA with us!!

In honor of Minnesota's education tradition, the museum is offering up to 2 free adults/seniors with a paid youth admission* from Thursday, October 21 to Sunday, October 23. Stop by and see us! We're open Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-4, and Sunday 12-4. *Youth admission is $5 for children ages 5-17.

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Fall Open House

October 30, 2022 @ 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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FALL OPEN HOUSE

Join us on October 30 from 12-4 pm as we celebrate a successful season at the museum! We will have free admission to the museum, along with free fall themed refreshments. Kid's in Halloween costumes are welcome to Trick-or-Treat at our admission desk!

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November 2022

Lake Science

November 8, 2022 @ 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Join us in the BoatHouse for Lake Science Storytime and Experiments! Kid's grades 2nd-5th will participate in STEM experiments revolving around lakes. There are two dates for this program, November 8 and 15. This is a free event and no registration is required, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Fun at the Lake Story Time

November 12, 2022 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Fun at the Lake Story Time will be held in the Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse on Saturday, November 12, from 10-11 am. Ideal for ages 2-7. This event is free and no registration is required but children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Lake Science

November 15, 2022 @ 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Join us in the BoatHouse for Lake Science Storytime and Experiments! Kid's grades 2nd-5th will participate in STEM experiments revolving around lakes. There are two dates for this program, November 8 and 15. This is a free event and no registration is required, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Parade of Trees

November 25, 2022 @ 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Parade of Trees

Alexandria's holiday kick-off is almost upon us! Join us in the BoatHouse on Friday, November 25 for Parade of Trees! View trees decorated by local businesses, clubs, and organizations and vote for your favorite. We'll have a free hot cocoa bar and s'mores outside over cozy firepits. This event is free and any free will donations received will go to Hospice of Douglas County, Legacy of the Lakes Museum, and the Runestone Museum Foundation. The festivities continue next door at…

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Parade of Trees

November 26, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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New this year, Parade of Trees will have open hours through the weekend! Come check out the holiday trees decorated by local businesses, clubs, and organizations from 5-8 pm!

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Parade of Trees

November 27, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Legacy of the Lakes BoatHouse, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Today is the last day to view the holiday trees decorated by local businesses, clubs, and organizations, so come check it out between 5-8 pm!

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January 2023
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History at Home: Ice in Their Veins

January 12 @ 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Winter Ice Sports

Ice in Their Veins: Winter Ice Sports January 12th | 6-7 pm | Zoom  What do you get when you combine lacrosse with ice? One of Minnesota’s favorite winter pastimes! This month’s History at Home is all about those classic winter sports. From curling to skating, explore the origins of ice sports with the Legacy of the Lakes Museum. View this presentation from the comfort of your own home! No need to go outside in the bitter cold. Simply sign…

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