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Westonka Historical Society

Westonka Historical Society

5341 Maywood Road

Mound, MN 55364

Phone: (952) 472-9800




Past Events - 2018



Jan 16, 2018       History on Tap - "Product Design at Tonka Toys", by Ron Pauly

                          Held at: Back Channel Brewing Co., 4787 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN  


Feb 10  2018      History Talk - "Pre-History of the Lake Minnetonka Area", by Dean Sather   

               Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.


Mar 3, 2018        Open House: Honoring Pam Myers’ 10 year Presidency and past Presidents of the Westonka                             Historical Society. Held at: Centennial Building, 5341 Maywood Road, Mound, MN.


Mar 14, 2018        Fundraiser - Surfside Pasta Dinner  

                           Held at: Surfside Bar & Grill, 2544 Commerce Blvd, Mound, MN.


Apr 17, 2018       History on Tap - "Archaeological Beverages", by Dean Sather

                          Held at: Back Channel Brewing Co., 4787 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN    


May 12, 2018      History Talk - "Stolen from the Garden - Piper Kidnapping", by William Swanson                            

                          Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.    


May 19, 2018      Trista Day, Held at: Minnetrista City Offices, 7701 Co. Rd. 110 W., Minnetrista, MN.


June 9, 2018        “Trails to Libraries” History Walk

                           Began at: Hennepin County Library-Westonka, 2079 Commerce Blvd., Mound, MN. 


June 11, 2018      Fundraiser - Scotty B’s Buffet Dinner         

                          Held at: Scotty B’s Restaurant, 2195 Commerce Blvd, Mound, MN.


June 12, 2018      City of Minnetrista 3rd Annual Bus Tour, Minnetrista, MN.


July 20-21, 2018   Westonka Schools All-School Reunion


Sept 11, 2018     Fundraiser - Surfside Italian Dinner 

                          Held at: Surfside Bar & Grill, 2544 Commerce Blvd, Mound, MN.


Oct 6, 2018        Fundraiser - Treasures Uncovered™  

                         Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.


Oct 13, 2018     History Talk - "The History of the Minnetonka Drive-In", by Liz Vandam             

              Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.


Oct 16, 2018      History on Tap - "James J. Hill & The Westonka Area", by Russ Lunak

                         Held at: Back Channel Brewing Co., 4787 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.


Oct 29, 2018      Fundraiser - Scotty B’s Buffet Dinner 

                         Held at: Scotty B’s Restaurant, 2195 Commerce Blvd, Mound, MN.


Nov 10, 2018     History Talk - "Westonka Tour - Then & Now", by Jeff Magnuson. 

                       **WHS Annual Membership Meeting held prior to presentation**         

             Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.


Nov 16-17, 2018   Fundraiser - Lake Minnetonka Shores Christmas Boutique

              Held at: Lake Minnetonka Shores, 4515 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park, MN.  


Nov 23 thru         Fundraiser - The Gillespie Center Holiday Boutique  

Dec 2, 2018         Held at: The Gillespie Center, 2590 Commerce Blvd., Mound, MN.