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Local History on Tumblr
When our Special Collections Librarians find something interesting in our archives, they post it to the Hennepin County Library's Tumblr. Give us a follow to learn a little more about Minnesota history!
 
posted Apr 13, 2014 by Christina G. Category: Minnesota

Minnesotan Oddities to Visit Over MEA
Cover Art Looking for an offbeat adventure or day trip to go on during MEA break? Roadside America has a list of oddities and attractions to visit in Minnesota, both in and beyond Minneapolis. Got more time to kill? Check out our Minnesota Subject Guide to find out more about the history and offerings of our North Star State.
 
posted Oct 13, 2013 by Christina G. Category: Minnesota

Staycations
Ever heard of a staycations, where you stay home and play tourist on your vacation? The Minneapolis Convention & Visitors Association share great tips on things you can do and links to City Pages' Event Calendar to give you a heads up on the amazing cultural events happening in town.
 
posted Apr 2, 2013 by Jody W. Category: Minnesota

Read All About It
The Minnesota Historical Society blogs about the 150 Best Minnesota Books. Titles include Betty Crocker's first ever cookbook to Sinclair Lewis' works of fiction to the children's books of Maud Hart Lovelace. Explore Minnesota in a whole new way by reading all about it.
 
posted Jan 29, 2013 by Jody W. Category: Minnesota