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(701) 548-8111
PO Box 86
Dunn Center, ND 58626
Events 

COMING UP:

PLEASE

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2017 EVENTS

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*NEWS FLASH!*

SPECIAL EXHIBIT now thru Sept 4th

ORIGINAL RESTORED MILITARY ESCORT WAGON  

NOW ON DISPLAY!!!

Our museum is proud to announce the loan of this wonderful piece of history!

Featured in a front page article in the Dickinson Press!

Please see photos on
our "About Us" page.

 


THE DUNN COUNTY MUSEUM HAS A SPECIAL EXHIBIT ON DISPLAY AT THE HIGH PLAINS CULTURAL CENTER IN KILLDEER

Featured cases include a display of recently digitized Leo Harris photos, memoribilia related to the founding of the Dunn County Historical Society in 1976 and the construction of the first museum building in 1986, local election history, Killdeer history, an extensive record album collection, county and railroad history, military items, a collection of Centennial china,and much more!

Admission is free!

SOME EXHIBITS WILL BE CHANGED BY
JULY 4, 2017
so stop by to see what's new!

COMING SOON:  SQUARE DANCE MEMORIBILIA & MINIATURE DISH COLLECTION

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Dunn Center

2017

Annual 4th of July

Potluck Picnic

Dunn Center Park

The City of Dunn Center is

now sponsoring this event.

Please check with them for information.

The Museum is open on JULY 3rd & 4th,

10AM to 4PM MT !!!

 

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Make Your Plans for August...

 

Wonder what a "Cream Can Supper" is?

Well, here's your chance to find out!

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            ANNUAL CREAM      

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Dunn County Historical Museum

Dunn Center, North Dakota

 

SAT. AUGUST 26, 2017  


Serving begins at 5PM and continues

'til the food is gone. Come early to be sure of a spot!

RAIN OR SHINE!! 

Demonstrations!
Door Prizes!

Musical entertainment!

RAFFLE DRAWING!
SILENT AUCTION!
ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIRS ON SALE!

Please see the store page on this website
for photos & descriptions of the

anniversary souvenir items.


 

Cream Can Supper is a variety of vegetables & sausage boiled together in an authentic old fashioned cream can. 

Rolls, home made ice cream & other desserts, coffee and lemonade will be served with meal.

All Museum gift shop items will be available for sale.

Museum will be open free of charge for dinner guests

for short visits beginning at 4PM on that evening.

Some areas may not be open if the weather is poor.

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Summer is flying by....when classes resume in August,

SCHOOL GROUPS ARE WELCOME TO VISIT THE MUSEUM!

  PLEASE CALL AHEAD!

Activities are available, including a scavenger hunt!

 

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 MONTHLY MEETING

    

         WRITE ON!

DUNN COUNTY WRITERS
meets the first Monday of every month, 6 to 8 PM, at the Dunn County Museum in Dunn Center.

   PLEASE NOTE:   NO MEETING IN JULY 2017

   Each meeting features Meet & Greet
and a workshop-style Guided Writing Exercise followed by sharing.

DCW is an innovative and independent gathering of grassroots writers on the Western Edge.  We offer a supportive environment for exploring all facets of creative writing.  All genres and experience levels are welcome.

For more information contact
Director Jennifer Strange:
541-944-4131
/dunncountywriters@hotmail.com

 

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  COMING UP THIS FALL:

Annual Meeting
of the
Dunn County Historical Society

 

NEW MEMBERS ALWAYS WELCOME!!

NEVER TOO LATE TO JOIN!!

2017 Annual Meeting Late October - Date TBA

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MARCH 2018

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ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION

Please Note: Events are held on the date listed below, not on actual St. Pat's Day March 17th

Dunn Center, North Dakota

CHECK BACK FOR DATE IN 2018!

Other activities will be taking place in Dunn Center.  Please call the City Hall at 701-548-8130 for details.

                                                Parade  of March 20, 2010

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PAST EVENT:

DEDICATION OF THE NEWLY COMPLETED 

DUNN COUNTY MUSEUM

VETERAN'S MONUMENT
TOOK PLACE ON
MEMORIAL DAY
MAY 29, 2017

in the courtyard at the Museum. 

  Over 110 people attended!

   Ceremony was co-ordinated by the Killdeer VFW

and Halliday Auxiliary

Community Band provided music.

POT LUCK LUNCH FOLLOWED
AT THE MUSEUM

Meat provided by the VFW.

People brought salads, side dishes & desserts

to share.


PLEASE STOP BY TO SEE THE NEW MONUMENT

Join us in honoring Dunn County veterans who gave their lives in service to their country.

89 names are inscribed on the monument.

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ANNIVERSARY SOUVENIR BLANKETS, VESTS & MUGS

ON SALE AT THE MUSEUM OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE.

Please see store page on this website for photos & descriptions.

THESE ITEMS MAKE GREAT
GIFTS!!

MUGS ALSO AVAILABLE AT AMERICAN STATE BANK, KILLDEER.


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