Shoreview Historical Society

The Early Years of Lake Region Hockey

The Early Years of Lake Region Hockey Association.  A program tracing the beginnings and success of the Lake Region Hockey Association ---and the many players who went on to continue playing hockey--- will be featured at the Community Center at 2 p.m. on Jan 31

Suburbia Revisited: How Shoreview Fits

Betty Bach - Suburbia What did suburbia mean to a generation growing up in the aftermath of WW II? What does it mean today? Holley Wlodarczyk, designer of the current Suburbia exhibit at the Minnesota History Center, will talk about Shoreview’s place in the dream and reality of suburban life. The program set for 2 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Shoreview Library.

Oral Histories

If anyone would like to be interviewed for our oral history project, please contact board member Bob Minton (651-295-1404 or

Shoreview Memories...

In anticipation of our 25th anniversary, we are looking for your memories of life in Shoreview.  If you would like to add a memory or two, please let us know.  The memories can be long or short, we just want to capture as many as possible.  To pique your interest check out a childhood memory from Doug Jenness.

Slice of Shoreview

1910 wedding day
Visit the Nord family at the SHS  booth at Slice of Shoreview
Hans Eric and Louise Nord became farmers in what became north Shoreview on County Road I and Sherwood Road.  They had four children.  See map of Nord and other Shoreview family farms.
The family is the 11th to be honored by SHS.