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Give to the MAX!

Your $20 donation could become a $500 prize grant for us! Early giving has already started – help us raise funds to implement a new exhibit in the Winter Cabin. Dorothy’s Isle of Pines Root Beer is one of the draws for the thousands of visitors to the Museum annually. We need your help to …

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See you next year!

Saturday, October 29 was our last day of the 2022 season for public Museum hours and we are incredibly grateful for our visitors who made time for Dorothy’s story or to support the Museum. We try to accommodate private appointments of 6+ groups during the “off” season as best we can – give us a …

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Summer 2022 Newsletter

2022 Summer Newsletter – printed/mailed July 2022 The Dorothy Molter Museum quarterly newsletter is a Membership benefit that is printed and mailed to Members in good standing at the time of print. If you would like to stay connected, support the Museum financially and receive this newsletter, please explore our Membership options here.


Spring Clean-up Day

Saturday, May 7 – 9:00am-2:00pm Join us for our spring clean-up in preparation for our 2022 season at the Dorothy Molter Museum! Projects include but are not limited to: There are likely many other tasks to help with and we are happy to work with you on finding one or more that fits your abilities. …

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Spring 2022 News

2020-2021 Recap Newsletter – printed/mailed March 2022 The Dorothy Molter Museum quarterly newsletter is a Membership benefit that is printed and mailed to Members in good standing at the time of print. Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 newsletters were only digitally available to conserve funds. This is the first print newsletter since fall …

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2022 FUNdraising Events

Join us in a variety of ways during the Ely Winter Festival for our annual fundraising events. VIRTUAL OPPORTUNITIES Online Silent Auction – Feb 3-10An online silent auction will start February 3 at 12:15am in an effort to raise funds for the Dorothy Molter Museum. This annual fundraiser helps carry the organization through the winter …

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Thanks for a Great 2021

The Museum is now closed for the 2021 Season. Thank you to our visitors, staff and volunteers for making 2021 one of our best seasons yet! We are looking forward to a winter full of fundraising activities, planning and preparing for 2022. Private tour appointments may be requested by calling or emailing. Availability is based …

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Dogsled to Dorothy’s

Join the Museum and Hauling Dogs, LLC for a winter, wilderness adventure! This trip is a GO as of Jan 13, 2022 Travel by dogsled from Moose Lake Landing up to Knife Lake and camp on the east end of the lake, near Dorothy’s Isle of Pines. This program is 95 percent outdoors with moderately …

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Join Us! Firewise Demo

The Museum will be hosting a Firewise Demo Thursday, August 19 at 6pm. Have the recent wildfires made you think about the readiness of your property in the face of wildfire? Attend this free event hosted by the Dorothy Molter Museum and presented by Gloria Erickson and featuring local Firewise experts to learn about the …

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