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Living History Day

Living History Day

Date: February 21, 2015

Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Fees/Admission: Free
Event Location: Wadena County Historical Society Museum, 603 N. Jefferson St.


Event Description: Costumed interpreters in the rooms will be on hand to engage you in hands-on activities. From the hard work of the early fur traders, to a day in a country schoolhouse to a chance to play with toys of the 50's, 60's and 70's. This program is fun for the whole family.


Benefit for Rick Youngbauer

Date: February 21, 2015

Time: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Event Description: Cancer Benefit - Free Will Donation Meal, Raffles and a silent auction

Event Location: Wadena Elks Lodge
Fees/Admission: Free Will Donation

You may send donations directly to Rick Youngbauer Benefit, 1st National Bank, P.O. Box 111, Wadena, MN 56482

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Craig & Associates is a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. They are located at 104 S. Jefferson St. just north of the Pizza Ranch in Wadena. Three fully-licensed Certified Financial Planners are on staff – Michael Craig, Marian Craig and Zachary Kreklau – and two service associates – Marilyn Wicklund and Ryan Nelson. What sets them apart from other financial firms? They listen closely and take the time to understand your complete financial picture – your cash and liabilities, protection, investments and taxes. Through their personal approach to financial planning and advice, they can help you bring your dreams and goals to life. For a free, no-obligation consultation call 218-631-4096.

Now & Forever Wedding Gallery

Now & Forever Wedding Gallery

The Now & Forever Wedding Gallery carries a full line of wedding, bridesmaid, flower girl, and mother’s dresses and tuxedos. They are a full service store with all your needs for your special day, such as shoes, garters, sand ceremony items and linen rental. Prom season is here. Check out their variety of sizes, styles and colors in prom dresses. Now & Forever is located at 124 S. Jefferson in Wadena and their phone number is 218-632-2222.

Visit their website at: wadenaweddinggallery.com/

What Wadena has to offer...

Check out everything going on in Wadena...from our Art Deco Downtown with great shopping and many historic storefronts to our many acres of public parks and campground...from our Art Deco Memorial Auditorium to our community wide celebrations, you will always find something happening in the Wadena Community. Wadena is uniquely situated in central Minnesota to be your gateway to north country recreation. Make Wadena the starting point for your golf or biking trip, the course and trails are well maintained and conditions are great!

Get In Touch

Wadena Chamber of Commerce
5 Aldrich Ave. SE
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-632-7704
Toll Free: 877-631-7704
Email: info@wadenachamber.com