Upcoming Programs & Events
Christmas at Dayton's is Back with a New Presentation!
James Neagbour will return this holiday season with his fascinating presentation "100 Years of Christmas at Dayton’s Department Store: A Minneapolis tradition" on Saturday, December 10th from 4pm to 5:30pm.
New this year will be "Christmas on the 8th Floor: The magic that was Dayton’s, Field’s, and Macy’s". This presentation explores the years of the elaborate holiday shows created in the 8th floor auditorium through photos and video. For those who have enjoyed 100 Years of Christmas at Dayton’s, this presentation will bring new stories on Friday, December 9th from 7pm to 8:30pm.
Photo with Santa at the Grange
Santa is in Edina this Holiday Season, and he is visiting the Historic Grange Hall! Reserve your family photos with Santa in the beautiful Grange Hall to share with family and friends. Historical Society Staff will photograph your family using your phone so participants will have their photographs to distribute immediately!
Reservations are available on Thursday, December 8th and Sunday, December 11th between 5pm and 7pm for 5 minute timeslots. Each reservation is $15, and all proceeds benefit the Edina Historical Society, a local 501(c)(3) non-profit.
Now Open: History of the Edina School System
Edina has a long history of and reputation for educational excellence. The historical society will be exploring all aspects of this history in our next exhibit. If you would like to donate, please use the following link: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NjA5OTE=