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/Autism, and service to the community.
Monday, June 10
Walking History Tour of Mill Pond
Presented by Tim Ruzek, Cedar River Water Shed
Tim Ruzek of the Cedar River Watershed District will lead a walking tour of the Austin Mill Pond history with a handout of old pictures for participants to reference for comparison. This area's major changes will be covered including its first era as a backwater swamp with islands to its transformation into a state park before being opened for development in the 1960s to its present-day flood walls and berms.
EVENT WILL START AT THE HHH.
5:30 Social ~ 6 p.m. Presentation
Programs are free for Members of Partner Organizations
$5 for non-members,
Includes light snacks and cash bar