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Weekend options: Babe the Blue Ox

  • Article by: MELISSA WALKER
  • Star Tribune
  • December 27, 2012 - 4:01 PM

 

Head to the "Then Now Wow" exhibit's new "Babe the Blue Ox Pavilion" for hands-on history fun. See the world premiere play about Paul Bunyan and make your own craft to take home. (Noon-4 p.m. today, Sun. $6-$11. Minnesota History Center, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul. 651-259-3000. www.mnhs.org.)

"What's Up, Doc?"

If you dread your annual check-up now, imagine what it was like during the pioneer era. This exhibit at the Scott County Historical Society shares how medicine has advanced since 1853 when Scott County was founded. (9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fri.; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. $2-$4. Scott County Historical Society, 235 S. Fuller St., Shakopee. 952-445-0378. www.scottcountyhistory.org.)

 

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