Dakota County Historical Society
To preserve, interpret and promote the history of Dakota County.

Date: Friday, August 10, 2018
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: Sibley Historic Site, Dupuis House
Fees/RSVP: $20 per person ($15 for DCHS or MNHS members).

Have a drink with your friends and the Dakota County Historical Society as you learn about Minnesota’s history. This series offers fascinating stories of historic people, places, and events in a unique and intimate setting. Admission includes one free drink ticket and a cash bar for visitors that includes beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages.

August's presentation will be French Canadian Heritage in Minnesota by Mark Labine. Labine is a representative from the French-American Heritage Foundation. Prior to 1849, Mendota was the hub of French-Canadian culture. This presentation will explore that history and much more!

Mendota After Hours is a monthly event that takes place on the second Friday of each month from May thru October. The site will open at 5:30 p.m. for a social gathering, with the presentation starting at 6:00 p.m. Light food and beverages will be available, including a cash bar.

Must be 21+ to receive a free drink ticket, or to purchase alcoholic beverages. Proof of age will be required before a drink ticket and / or beverage is purchased.

Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions in the notes below.

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