Edina Historical Society news:
City of Hockey: Six Decades of Community Tradition
Please join us for Opening Night, Thursday, December 3, 2015 5:30 - 8:00pm
Meet legendary hockey coach Willard Ikola and Jim Hoey, who will be selling and signing their book
"IKE: Minnesota Hockey Icon" at the event. Edina History Museum 4711 West 70th Street 55435
Interested in a sneak peak? Exhibit will be open on Saturday, November 28 between 10:00 - Noon
Edina Hockey "City of Celebration!"
Thanksgiving morning, November 26th at Braemar Arena, the Edina Historical Society and Braemar Arena will host an event celebrating Edina's hockey history and Braemar's 50th anniversary in the spirit of the twenty year hockey "Turkey Trot" tradition of the 1970s and 1980s. Complimentary refreshments will be served.
9 - 10:30 am: Bring the kids: Free open outdoor skating for all ages at the Braemar Backyard (no sticks)
9 - 10:30 am: Watch this season's Boys High School Teams practice
9 - 10:30 am: Coach Ikola's new book signing, other surprises
10:45 - 11:45 am: Hockey History Program in Braemar's West Arena. Program includes insights from: Willard Ikola, Laura Slominski, Lou Nanne, Curt Giles and Mayor Jim Hovland
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If you live in Edina, Minnesota, we're the best place to find the history of your home, your school, your neighborhood and your organization. The Edina Historical Society has worked since 1969 to collect, preserve and tell the history of our community as it has grown from a mill town to a mall suburb.