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Group Presentations

WBLAHS GROUP PRESENTATIONS The White Bear Lake Area Historical Society offers a wide variety of local history programs that can be adapted to any group large or small. Join us for one of our monthly presentations, or have us come to you for an on-site presentation....
White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters: The Sequel

White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters: The Sequel

The White Bear Lake Area Historical Society presents White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters: The Sequel on Tuesday, February 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wildwood Library in Mahtomedi.The White Bear area was a haven for the 1920s and ‘30s era gangsters who wanted to get away...
White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters

White Bear’s Notorious Gangsters

Join us as we partner with the Wildwood Library for a FREE, virtual program about the notorious gangsters of the White Bear Area, presented by the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society.
The White Bear area was a haven for the 1920s and ‘30s era gangsters who wanted to get away from it all. Join us to learn some gangster lingo while you hear the tales of infamous visitors such as Ma Barker, Alvin “Creepy” Karpis and Baby Face Nelson.
This program will be held virtually via Zoom. Register at:
This program is funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.