Events and Other information

OUR 2019 Fundraiser: 

The Heritage of Talkeetna Raffle. Win a chance to experience Grand! at Sheldon Chalet.  The raffle is in honour of Roberta Sheldon and benefits the Talkeetna Historical Society.  Tickets are $125 per ticket or 5 for $500.  The drawing will be held at our annual (bi-annual?) Jeopardy October 26, 2019 at the Sheldon Community Arts Hangar.  The winning ticket is transferable.  No hidden costs. Winner receives an all inclusive 3 night stay for 2 people at Sheldon Chalet on the Ruth Glacier.  See www.sheldonchalet.com  for more information.  Tickets can be found at the Talkeetna Museum, at Aurora Dora and didiDADA (Talkeetna’s newest shop on Main Street).

100 Year Poster

Find yourself and your friends! Click to enlarge.

Find yourself and your friends! Click to enlarge.

The poster is here and available at the museum! $8 per poster.  Bulk rate is 10 for $60.  We ship. One or 2 posters are $8 for S&H. If you want more than that, call and ask. Will depend on how many you want.  907-733-2487 (we accept CCs over the phone)

Your current Board is:  Sharon Montagnino, Holly Stinson, Joellen Bye, Linda Breiner, Paul Roderick, Fernando Salvador and Debbie Reiswig.  Officers are  Pres.; Sharon Montagnino, VP;  Paul Roderick; Secretary – Holly Stinson; Treasurer Joellen Bye. Terms are 3 years, with a 2 year maximum, according to by-laws.

Next Board Meeting:
Our meetings are usually held the second Wednesday of the month at 5 pm PM at the museum various location and at 5 pm at the museum in the winter months.  Call in advance to check if you plan on attending or want to be a ‘person to be heard’

Moose Dropping Festival: People still inquire about the Moose Dropping Festival, which we ran for 37 years every July. It was last held in 2009. The name continues to be service marked event (like a trademark).