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.
Join Rotary of Austin for a fun night and support the Lunch Tray Program at Austin Public Schools.
Event starts at 6 p.m. with hors d'eouvres, silent auction and cash bar. Trivia will begin at 7 p.m.
Purchase Rotary Trivia Night Tickets
Monday, February 11
5:30 Social ~ 6 p.m. Presentation
History of the Hormel Institute
Presented by Andy Lucas, Institute Librarian
What started in a barn has evolved into world renowned cancer research. Join us to learn about the past, present, and future of Austin's Hormel Institute.
Monday, March 11
Bizarre Minnesota History
Presented by Chad Lewis, Author- Lecturer- Researcher
This presentation showcases over 100 bizarre newspaper stories from Minnesota that have not been seen in over 100 years. These unbelievable stories were not lost, they were simply hidden. This program provides a time portal back to the early days of the state when it was filled with strange deaths, ghosts, sea serpents, peculiar people, medical anomalies, oddities, psychic phenomena, and UFOs. This will change the way you view the good ol' days of MN.
Programs are free for Members of Partner Organizations
$5 for non-members,
Includes light snacks and cash bar
Tickets are selling fast, so don't delay. You won't want to miss this delicious opportunity to support your local historic home.
Featuring 5 Chef Teams:
Exclusive Appetizer Contest-Wade Kolander and Gareth Hataye
Leah Erichson & Kim Schulte
Missy Toupin & Varinh Van Vugt
ASD Summer Camp Registration is now open for Circle of Friends and All Access Community Explorations. Click here to register.