Tues Feb 7: VCHS annual membership meeting at the museum, 7 p.m.
The budget for 2017 will be voted on.
Winters Past In Vernon County - Readings and Reminiscences
Thurs Feb 9: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m.
Guest speaker Blaine Hedberg, president of the Westby Area Historical Society
Two topics: Norwegian census records, and the work that WAHS is doing to index
Westby's old church records and cemetery records.
Tues Mar 7: VCHS program at the museum, 7 p.m. (rescheduled from January 10)
"War Eagle" - The Mississippi Steamboat Disaster and its Tragic Demise
presented by Robert Taunt
Thurs Mar 9: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m.
Teacher Karen Sherry will explore German genealogy.
Mon Apr 3: Spring hours begin at the Normal School Museum:
Open noon to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday
Tues Apr 11: VCHS program at the museum, 7 p.m.
(Note this is the second Tuesday, not our usual first Tuesday.)
Karst Geology of the Driftless Area: 500 Million Years of History
Dr. Kelvin Rodolfo, Professor Emeritus of Earth
and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
Thurs Apr 13: Genealogy class† meets at the Normal School Museum at 10 a.m.
Guest teacher: Antje Petty, Associate Director & Educational Outreach Specialist
Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies, UW Madison
Topic: German genealogy