Canceled Town Hall Talks: How Did the White Bear Town Hall Get Here?

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Rd, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

How Did the White Bear Town Hall Get Here? Join us on the 100th anniversary of a grass fire that nearly destroyed the White Bear Town Hall to hear the story of how it came to settle in its fourth location with a new purpose for the community.

White Bear Township and the Battle for Independence

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Rd, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Town Hall Talks – Free Event Over the past century and a half, the original 36 square mile White Bear Township gave birth to the cities of Gem Lake, North Oaks, Vadnais Heights and White Bear Lake. Join us to hear how the story unfolds through a series of hot legal disputes and emotional exchanges.

Vintage Base Ball

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Rd, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Town Hall Talks – Free Event Join Washington County Historical Society Executive Director and Base Ball Aficionado Brent Peterson as he shares some of the history of America’s favorite pastime including the story of Bud Fowler, Stillwater resident and the first Black professional baseball player.

Town Hall Talks: Historic Preservation — Why Bother?

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Rd, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Town Hall Talks: Historic Preservation — Why Bother? Join Mark Johnston, founder of Historic Design Consulting, LLC., as he discusses the important role preservation and restoration serves today as well as some of his favorite projects — including the work done at the Historic Town Hall.