Shoreview Historical Society


 on shores of Vadnais Lake
just East of Lake Wabasso  
Join us to learn more about archeology as we search for Native America
and other artifacts to increase our knowledge of past history.
Assist Minnesota Archaeologist Dr. Jeremy Nienow for an archeological Dig on Saturday, August 27-28, 9-12 noon or 1-4 pm. Participants must be able to stoop, use a shovel and be outdoors for the times indicated.  For a full day, bring lunch or sign up for future dates TBA! 
Register by contacting John or Lu:
A donation of $10 per session is suggested. Kids and Scouts 14 to 18 - free! Bring family and friends. It’s educational and fun too! Additional information TBA....check here for September digs!
This program is presented by the Shoreview Historical Society & North Lake Owasso Neighborhood Group (NLONG).

"Visit the Slice of Shoreview Booth - July 22 - 24, 2016, at Island Lake Park - Celebrating 25 years of documenting Shoreview’s History”

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.