Something “Wicked”…

Something “Wicked” this way comes!
This Saturday, 02/14/15, the museum will be open from 10 am-3 pm for the final viewing day of the “Wicked” Challenge.
Karla Overland will be presenting her “Wicked” Challenge beginning at 11 a.m. Do not miss this event!


Karla Voorhees Overland Presents “Wicked” Challenge

Karla Voorhees Overland will be presenting the journey of her “Wicked” Challenge this Saturday, 02/14/15, at 11 a.m. at the SCHS Musuem.
Wicked refreshments will be served by the SCHS High Tea Committee. Don’t miss this wicked fun event!

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SCHS Presents “Wicked”

Come one, come all! This week is the last week to view the “Wicked” challenge at the Stevens County Museum! On Saturday, February 14th, 2015 the museum will be open from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to view the “Wicked” show. Karla Overland will present the journey of her “Wicked” challenge at 11 a.m.

Wicked Promo

SCHS 93rd Annual Meeting on 02/08/15

Stevens County Historical Society 93rd Annual Meeting
Sunday, February 8, 2015

Needlework that Engages a Community
Barbara McPhee, Presenter

12 noon – 12:30 Social time and displays
12:30 – Comfort Food to enjoy
Comforting Activities
Annual meeting 1:00 PM
Program 1:30 PM

Cost $15.00 per person, special needs call 320.589.1719
RSVP by February 2nd, 2015

Pasta Bar with meats, sauces, veggies
Lasagna and bread sticks

During the 2015 Annual Meeting we will enjoy the comforting and creative expertise that is showcased in a fine arts needlework national exhibition named “Through the Needle’s Eye.” Along with special weekend events, classes and exhibits, the annual meeting will be about a unique way that a community used the medium of needlework to express grief, loss and rebirth. They engaged creatively in a group needlework project.

Grand Opening of the National EGA Exhibit Postponed Until 01/24/15

The Grand Opening of the National EGA exhibit has been postponed, due to the weather, until next Saturday, January 24th, 2015. The classes and schedule for the Grand Opening will remain the same.  IMG_1092 IMG_1093IMG_1091

“Eye of the Hurricane” Project Needlework Classes

“Eye of the Hurricane” Project Needlework Classes, led by Barbara McPhee, National EGA Instructor, will be held at the museum on Jan. 31st & Feb. 7th, 2015.

Registration Deadline: January 19th, 2015

“Eye of the Hurricane” Project: This project will be on #17 linen and will include a number of lovely flosses: slub linen, waterlillies, silk floss, silk and wool. Stitches used and learned will include: Florentine, Tied Satin, Outlined Scotch, Diagonal Scotch and Herringbone.

Cost: $100.00 The cost includes kit and all materials, instruction from this renown instructor, help during the week with any concerns and a work time, two lunches from Common Cup and two full days of workshop. Full payment is due at registration time.

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Grand Opening of Embroiderers’ Guild of America Exhibit – 01/17/15

This Saturday, January 17th, from 9a.m. – 3 p.m. is the Grand Opening of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America National Exhibit. Come visit the museum on Saturday and check out this fantastic display!

EGA Promo Grand Opening

Help Wanted at SCHS and Museum

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For more detailed information, please download and read Ofc Specialist Instructions and Application

2015 Embroiderer’s Guild of America National Exhibit

2015 Embroiderer’s Guild of America National Exhibit

FInal EGA Promo Logo

January 12th, 2015 – March 13th, 2015

For more detailed information, please download and read 2015 EGA Calendar of Events.

SCHS and Museum Closed on 12/31/14 and 01/01/15

The SCHS and museum will be closed all day on Wednesday, 12/31/14, and Thursday, 01/01/15.

The SCHS and museum will re-open at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, 01/02/15.C