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SCANDIA HISTORY SERIES: HISTORIC WALKING TOUR - SCANDIA VILLAGE CENTER

Presented by Scandia Heritage Alliance at Scandia Creamery, Scandia MN

Jun 11 2022
SCANDIA HISTORY SERIES: HISTORIC WALKING TOUR - SCANDIA VILLAGE CENTER

Walk with us to learn Scandia's little-known stories of bank robbery, Dillinger visits, and uncanny perseverance through fire and tornado.

Walk with us to learn Scandia’s little-known stories of bank robbery, Dillinger visits, and uncanny perseverance through fire and tornado.

Ever pondered the stories behind Scandia’s historic buildings? What businesses flourished on Olinda Trail and Oakhill Road in the late 1800s and early 1900s? And have you heard our tales of bank robbery, Dillinger visits, fire, and tornado?

Join us at the Scandia Creamery for coffee and pastries along with a short presentation on historic Mainstreet Architecture from Ted Lentz — the preservation architect who oversaw the State Capitol restoration in St. Paul.

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets include the tour, pastries and coffee/tea/juice at the Scandia Creamery, a sweet snack at the Scandia Mercantile, followed by lunch at Meister’s Bar and Grill (vegetarian option available).

START LOCATION: Meet at The Scandia Creamery, 21279 Olinda Trail North, Scandia, MN. Doors open at 10:15, and the presentation will start promptly at 10:30.

Event proceeds support Scandia Heritage Alliance, including the Heritage Trail project and the future Water Tower Barn Arts & Heritage Center. For more information, visit us at ScandiaHeritage.org or GoFundMe.

THANK YOU TO THE SCANDIA CREAMERY AND MEISTER’S BAR & GRILL FOR SPONSORING THIS EVENT!

Email: scandiaheritagealliance@gmail.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

MENU:

California Meisterburger, Fries and Soda: Topped with Colby cheese, tomato, lettuce, mayo, and onion. Served with French fries and a soda.

Beyond Burger and Fries: Made entirely from plants, this vegetarian burger is gluten-, dairy-, peanut- and soy-free — but full of flavor. Served with French fries and a soda.

 

IMPORTANT NOTES: This tour includes a half-mile walk and back. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Limited parking is available at the Scandia Creamery and along Olinda Trail. Additional parking is available along Oakhill Road and behind/below Elim Church. The event starts at the Scandia Creamery and ends at Meister’s, so parking anywhere in the Village Center is an option.

For information about architect Ted Lentz, see VisitSaintPaul.com

 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Scandia Creamery

21279 Olinda Trail,, Scandia, MN 55073

Our Namesake: The LYNX

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