Christopher Yaeger & Company – Dancers

“American Social Dances from Ragtime to Rock ‘n Roll”

Friday, November 13  7:00 p.m.  Maslowski Wellness Center


Exhibits to Go!   “Minnesota Disasters”

A traveling exhibit from the Minnesota Historical Society.

On display November 6 through December 5  at the Wadena Depot

Guest Speaker – Dr. Cynthia Belar

Sunday, November 15  2:00 p.m.

The psychological toll of experiencing a natural disaster.  The program will include photographs from the Homestead Hurricane, Nepal Earthquake and Wadena Tornado.


Old Fashioned Holiday Tea and Open House

Tuesday, December 9 2:30 to 5:30



This year commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Jefferson Highway and we are looking for exciting ways to celebrate the coming of the ‘good roads’ to Wadena.


Welcome to The Wadena County Historical Society

The Wadena County Historical Society collects and preserves the history of the county and maintains a research library and genealogy center with records about the people, places and events of the area. Its archives includes an index of over 25,000 names and more than 4000 photographs. Museum displays feature Native American, Railroad, Military and other artifacts that uniquely represent the history of Wadena County.

The Museum and Research Library are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 to 4 or by appointment.

Please call 218 631-9079 for more information.