Bears on Boards: Water Skiing in White Bear

White Bear Lake Armory 2228 4th St., White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Join us as we celebrate 100 years of water skiing with an interactive exhibit highlighting the invention of water skiing in Lake City, Minnesota, by Ralph Samuelson and White Bear’s connections to the sport.  June 16 – July 3, 2022 White Bear Lake Armory 2228 4th Street Exhibit Hours Mondays: Closed Tuesdays: 10 am - […]

The Story of the White Bear Armory


Join us to hear the story of the White Bear Armory building, which has served our area in a variety of ways since it opened in 1922. From sending our soldiers off to World War II to local coronations and dances, the armory has been at the heart of our community for decades. This is […]


The Legends of White Bear Lake


Join us for this online program to explore the many variations of the legend that is said to give our lake its name. We will explore the earliest known sources and many versions that have evolved. This presentation is part of "The Big Read", a program funded through a National Endowment for the Arts grant […]