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December 28 SHSI adds fourth “Duane & Floppy” show time
December 18 WHTC explores African American history in Iowa
December 16 Smithsonian traveling exhibit recounts journey of Vietnamese immigrants
December 10 State Historical Library’s discussion group meets Wednesday
December 3 State Historical Society presents “Duane & Floppy Film Festival”
December 2 Iowa Historical Records Advisory Board meets Thursday
November 24 Historical Museum exhibit features Native American artifacts
November 24 Celebrate “Holidays on the Trails” at WHTC Dec. 4-6
November 23 State Historical Museum offers 4th Annual Breakfast with Santa
November 18 State Historical Society of Iowa board meets Thursday
November 13 5th Annual Chili for Charity Nov. 20 at State Historical Building
November 10 History for Lunch: Nineteenth Century Iowa in 3-D
November 10 State Historical Library’s discussion group meets Nov. 18
November 5 New hours for State Historical Library & Archives Reading Rooms
November 5 Lecture about Tuskegee Airmen in World War II canceled
October 28 WHTC explores African American history in Iowa
October 20 State Historical Museum launches traveling exhibit Wednesday
October 15 WHTC hosts 3rd Annual “Geocache the Bluffs” this weekend
October 12 Open House, “History for Lunch,” at Iowa City’s Centennial Building
October 9 State Historical Library’s discussion group meets Oct. 21
October 7 State Records Commission meets Thursday
October 6 History for Lunch: Edgar Harlan and the Indian Life School
October 2 State Historical Museum opens quilt exhibit Saturday
September 30 WHTC explores African American history in Iowa
September 23 State Historical Society of Iowa board meets Thursday
September 18 Historical Library hosts author Adele Anolik talk and book signing
September 11 Historical Museum display showcases Pope John Paul II’s trip to Iowa
September 11 WHTC explores African-American history in Iowa
September 11 Western Historic Trails Center hosts Creative Gathering Sept. 17-19
September 9 State Historical Library’s discussion group meets Sept. 16
August 28 History for Lunch: Native American Iowa football player in 1928
August 28 Blues Before Sunset summer concert series concludes Sept. 4
August 26 Historic preservation workshops Sept. 17-18 in Muscatine
August 21 Historic Site Preservation Grant applications due Sept. 14
August 20 Exhibit about Dubuque’s Jewish community history visits State Historical Library
August 13 State Records Commission meets Wednesday in Des Moines
August 6 Lecture series about African American history continues this month
August 5 History for Lunch: William William’s sketches of 1849
July 23 WHTC hosts Lewis & Clark White Catfish Camp
July 2 History for Lunch: The Meskwaki, American Fur Company and Iowa City
June 30 SHPO announces new Historic Preservation Tax Credit rules
June 29 Historic preservation workshop, “SHPO on the Road” July 9-10
June 26 SHSI’s 2010 Certified Local Government grants available
June 25 New Historical Museum exhibit showcases rarely seen artifacts
June 23 SHSI Board of Trustees conference call today
June 19 Iowa students earn national honors at history contest
June 17 Iowa Heritage license plate sales support student history program
June 16 Historical Museum exhibits to close on state holidays, Mondays
June 12 WHTC's Independence Day celebration July 3
June 8 History for Lunch: Frank Lloyd Wright and Grant Wood
June 5 State Historical Library book group explores “Chautauqua Summer”
June 4 SHSI announces historic preservation, community history awards
June 3 SHSI seeks help to confirm Medal of Honor recipient’s burial site
June 3 WHTC explores African American history in Iowa
May 29 Iowa’s historic sites beckon travelers and tourists this summer
May 15 Western Historic Trails Center offers free summer day camps
May 13 2,300 historical Iowa quilts added to national Quilt Index
May 4 29 Iowa students earn trip to National History Day national contest
April 30 Book group explores Iowa’s Norwegian immigrant history
April 28 History for Lunch: UI student unrest in 1970s
April 27 29 Iowa students earn trip to National History Day national finals
April 24 Blues Before Sunset resumes in June with reduced schedule
April 24 Iowa students to participate in National History Day state competition
April 23 Iowan David Thoreson discusses his world explorations next week
April 17 Historic presidential documents to State Historical Society of Iowa
April 16 SHSI presents Petersen/Harlan Award to Tom Morain
April 15 WHTC explores history of Icarian Colony Sunday
April 14 Iowa Civil War Sesquicentennial Advisory Committee meets Friday
April 13 Historical Museum extends popular pottery exhibit
April 9 SHSI awards grants for preservation of historic documents
April 7 State Records Commission meets Thursday
April 7 “The Last Lecture” author visits State Historical Building April 22
April 6 State Historical Library book group meets April 15
April 3 History for Lunch: Bicentennial history of Fort Madison
March 25 State Historical Society of Iowa board meets Thursday
March 25 Popular newspaper archives workshop offered again
March 24 Landmark Civil Rights cases take center stage at Historical Museum
March 13 Landmark Civil Rights cases take center stage at Historical Museum
March 11 Twenty years of global exploration captured in exhibit
March 6 History for Lunch: Iowa women activists for labor and civil rights
March 3 Historical resource grant applications due May 15
March 3 State Historical Library book group meets March 18 at Hall of Pride
March 2 Historical Museum hosts second annual Irish Fest March 17
February 19 Iowa Youth Choruses perform Saturday at State Historical Building
February 12 State Historical Society offers book discussion, history for lunch
February 11 State Historical Museum hosts annual student art exhibit
February 9 Explore international refugee issues, Underground Railroad Feb 14-15 at WHTC
February 2 Historical Museum marks Black History Month with display
February 2 Make old-fashioned valentine’s keepsakes at Valley West Mall Feb. 7-8
January 29 SHSI announces Civil War Sesquicentennial Advisory Committee members
January 27 Call for nominations: awards for excellence in history
January 16 Newspaper research workshop Jan. 31, Feb. 7
January 7 State Historical Library book group hosts Walt Shotwell Jan. 21
January 5 History for Lunch: Iowa’s potters and potteries
January 2 SHSI announces “2009 Classics at Montauk” schedule

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