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Sinatra with microphone

New Musical Highlights Sinatra’s Early Career

February 16, 2018

There’s a new original musical theatre show coming to the Ives in March 2018 and playing into May 2018 (including a special Mother’s Day performance). The show is a Sidekick Theatre production titled, From Ava to Eternity: The Life &

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New Grant Addresses Museum Inventorying Needs

January 29, 2018

Because museums both display and collect items, the task of keeping track of inventory can be an ongoing challenge. When it comes to inventorying the extensive merged collections of artifacts assembled for the Col. James B. Ladd Museum and Charles W.

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old photo from Masonic Home

Masonic Home Unveils a Museum All Its Own

December 20, 2017

On December 5, 2017, we celebrated the new Minnesota Masonic Home Museum with a public open house. Tucked into a cozy corner of the Town Square inside the Home, the museum highlights Minnesota Masonic Home’s 100-year history. The original Home dates from

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Preservation and the Role of Interns

December 5, 2017

Cataloguing and preservation are two common tasks integral to museum life. As new items are collected or donated, museums make records of the items and provide for their safe storage or display. This fall, an intern from the University of

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Get together to enjoy an amazing meal

Get Together for Lunch & Entertainment!

November 6, 2017

Stroll through the Heritage Center on a Wednesday or Thursday early afternoon, and you will be captivated by the warm aromas of a delicious meal and the lively chatter of excited theater-goers. As the weather gets less clement, why not

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Dan Patch Hall reception décor

Reception Décor: You Decide

October 4, 2017

Once the wedding ceremony is over, attention turns to the reception. And, whereas the wedding ceremony can be more formal and focused on the couple, the reception and reception décor are more geared for guests and celebration. As you think

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Heritage Center Featured in Performance Video

September 11, 2017

The Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center became one of the stars… … of a performance video produced by Mad Love Pics for Elevé Performing Arts Center. The Heritage Center has served as home to Elevé’s recitals — a perfect fit for

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