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    Potato Pancakes at Amana’s Maifest!

    Join us at the Amana Festhalle during the Celebration of Spring in the Amana Colonies: Maifest! During the festival, the Amana Heritage Society will be serving Potato Pancakes, starting at… Read the full story »

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    Colonies in Bloom Garden Party

    Join us on Saturday, July 22, from 5pm-8pm for the Colonies in Bloom Garden Party! The Amana Heritage will host the event in our courtyard, at 705 44th Avenue, Amana…. Read the full story »

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    Pasque Flower Hike

    Pasque Flower Hike Friday, April 21st 5:00-6:30 PM        Aldo Leopold once said, “the chance to find a pasque flower is as inalienable as the right to free… Read the full story »

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    A Day in the Life of a Groom

    Erik Lee, owner of Jerald Sulky Company, will talk about the responsibilities and challenges of working as a stable boy and groom. 

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    From Whiz to Dash: Doing laundry in Cedar Falls

    Our Collections Manager and Curator Julie Huffman-klinkowitz will talk about the history of washing clothes and laundry businesses in Cedar Falls. This program accompanies our Fall Cabinets of Curiosity display… Read the full story »

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    Cemetery Walk

    Gather at Fairview Cemetery to hear the stories of Cedar Falls citizens who employed the women whose stories are told in our 2023 exhibit. Rain or shine. Suggested donation $5.

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    What’s on Top? Hats during the Victorian Era

    Chris Lorenz will talk about hat styles during the Victorian Era and how and why they changed. This program accompanies our Summer Cabinet of Curiosity display of hats in the… Read the full story »

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    Family Story Time: All about Amelia

    Join Education Coordinator, Diane Schupbach, for our annual Family Story Time. Listen to some Amelia Bedelia stories, learn about old-fashioned housekeeping tools, do a scavenger hunt in the Victorian House… Read the full story »

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    A Visit with Author Ann Hanigan Kotz

    Hear from Ann Hanigan Kotz about her new book, The Journey of Karoline Olsen. When her husband Kristoffer dies from a burst appendix in Iowa in 1905, middle-aged Karoline Olsen,… Read the full story »

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    The Maid Narratives: Servant stories

    Join us for a conversation with historian Charletta Sudduth, Ed.D., about the stories of Black domestic workers and the White families they served from her co-authored book, The Maid Narratives.

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