Built in 1871 The Hormel Historic Home strives to preserve the Home and History of the George A. and Lillian Hormel Family. Our mission is to maintain the home and to honor the family legacy of Hospitality, Music/Arts, Education, and service to the community.
Monday, March 13
Southern MN Railroad History: Development of the Lyle Gateway
Presented by Paul Spyhalski
5:30 p.m. Social
6:00 p.m. Presentation
FREE for Members of the HHH, Mower County Historical Society and Friends of the Austin Public Library
$5 for nonmembers
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
10 a.m. FREE ~ Snack included
Drumming for Life and Mind
Presented by Terri Bergstrom and the Austin Drumming Circle.
When participants gather to drum together, each individual adds their own beat and together the group creates and shares something beautiful. Drumming can be done anywhere, with anyone; it is very universal and utilized by many cultures, intended for community, healing, and increased energy.
Saturday, March 25
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Children ages 2-8 and their guardians will explore and interact with music.
Featuring the Silver Winds Flute Quartet
Enjoy music and interactive activities led by SarahLynn Zavoral
$2 per child
Free for History for Half Pints Members
Annual SPAM®Kids Fest
Celebrating the local love of SPAM® brand through Science, History and Arts
Saturday, April 8, 2017 ~ FREE
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
9-10 a.m. 'Just for You' hour for kids with special needs. Please register for this time by calling the HHH at 507-433-4243
Activities scheduled throughout the event geared for kids ages 2-12:
Crafts • Games • Live Music • Musabi Samples • Interactive Presentations • Story Telling • Kid friendly tours of the Hormel Historic Home • SPAMMY Project activities
Special appearances by SPAM® Characters
Volunteers are needed to help manage this event. Please call the HHH at 507-433-4243 if you are available on 4/8/17 or click on the button above.