All Dept of Minnesota Chapter Commanders and Chapter Adjutants

There is an opening for the position of Dept Trustee which presently is a  3 year position that will become a 2 year position after the May 2018 Dept Convention and a 1 year position after the May 2019 Convention.

Please send via US Mail a short resume about your self, your positions held in the MOPH including any you might hold now and a reason why you would like to fill the position or someone that is in your Chapter would want to fill this position.

Mail all correspondence to MOPH, 20-12th St W, Room 163D, St. Paul, MN 55075. We would like to have all responses by those interested in the Dept hands by the 15th of March at which time an email will be sent out to all Chapter Commanders and or Adjutants with the copies of the letters for a decision to whom you would like to see fill this. Since some Chapters are a distance away and travel may or may not be possible due to weather etc, emails then to the Dept Adjutant with your choice can be made and then an Exec Board meeting will take place to determine who would then fit the position the best.

Chuck Jones

Dept Adjutant

Minnesota Military Museum’s 2018 Storyteller Series

Upcoming Events

Minnesota Military Museum’s 2018 Storyteller Series

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Bloomington, MN

To commemorate our 40th year, the Minnesota Military Museum invites the public to join in a conversation as we welcome four accomplished authors to speak to their respective books on Minnesotans who made history. These new books span a century of service from the Great War to the Global War on Terror.
The books being presented include:

  • Minnesota 1918: When Flu, Fire and War Ravaged the State by Curt Brown (1:00-1:30)
  • War Stories Vol. III: Further Accounts of Minnesotans Who Defended their Nation by Al Zdon (1:30-2:00)
  • Roaring Bull: The 34th Infantry Division in the Global War on Terror by Brian Leehan (2:00-2:30)
  • Leadership and Lessons Learned: The Life and Career of Gen. John Vessey, Jr. by Thomas Saylor (2:30-3:00)

The event will run from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm and will take place at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Bloomington, MN located at: 1114 American Blvd W, Bloomington, MN 55420. The books by Curt Brown, Brian Leehan, and Al Zdon will be available for sale and signing at the event. All books will be added to the museum’s library collection for use by our patrons once the library opens. There will also be uniforms and related artifacts from the museum collection on display. This event is free and open to the public, though a suggested donation of $5 is appreciated. Please rsvp, via email, to rdietrich@mnmilitarymuseum.org.

Economic Impact Study

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

A recent economic impact study was conducted to evaluate the financial impact that the arts, history, and cultural community have on Morrison County. The study, which was conducted by Creative Minnesota, has been completed thanks to various organizations in Morrison County. Details of the findings will be released to the public on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 2:00 pm at the Little Falls City Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Hope to see you all there!