Tricounty News

Opening of Smithsonian Institution exhibit



Sept. 25 at Dassel History Center

The opening of New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music will be 2 p.m. Sunday,

Sept. 25, at the Dassel History Center and Ergot Museum, 901 First Street.

The exhibit is the Smithsonian Institution's Museum on Main Street traveling exhibit, and the Dassel Area Historical Society is one of six organizations in the state selected to host this in 2011. It will be at the History Center from Sept. 25 through Nov. 5.

There will be a short program and refreshments will be served.

Monday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m., the Little Thunderbirds Drum & Dance Troupe will perform at the History Center. This program is in conjunction with the New Harmonies exhibit.