Category: Spring Valley

Laura Ingalls Wilder Events Around the Country 2016

For a long time I debated if I could possibly keep a list of Laura Ingalls Wilder events around the country up to date. I finally decided that current information is probably best posted on a month by month basis

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Season Ends 2015

 October usually is about the end of the main Laura Ingalls Wilder season for the year. If you plan a Laura trip during or after October, make sure you call ahead. They may or may not be able to accommodate

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Annual Christmas Shopping Guide 2014

We’re running a little late this year, but there’s still time to get that perfect gift for your Laura fan under the tree before Christmas. Whether you are looking for the perfect present for the Laura Ingalls Wilder fan in

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Richard Fisher Donates Part of Artifact Collection to Homesites

Ohio’s Richard Fisher, who began collecting artifacts mentioned in the Little House books in the 1970s, generously donated a portion of his collection to Laura’s homesites across the country this year.

Posted in Burr Oak, De Smet -- LIWMS, Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Independence, Little House on the Prairie, LIW-Related Items, Malone, Mansfield, On the Banks of Plum Creek, Spring Valley, The First Four Years, Walnut Grove Tagged with: , , ,

Laura Ingalls Wilder Season 2013 Ends

A round up of when the Laura Museums will close for the year.

Posted in Burr Oak, De Smet -- Ingalls Homestead, De Smet -- LIWMS, Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Independence, Laura's Legacy, Little House Travel, Malone, Mansfield, Pepin, Spring Valley, Vinton, Walnut Grove Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

Laura Season 2013 Gets Underway

A round up of what’s going on in Laura Ingalls Wilder fandom this month and when the Laura Ingalls Wilder homesite museums open.

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Laura Homesite Season Ends

The Laura Ingalls Wilder season is winding down for the year.

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Christmas Shopping at the Homesites

Last year I posted a list of suggestions for Christmas gifts for the Laura Ingalls fan just beginning their Laura collection. I think they are still excellent suggestions if your Laura fan still needs any of them, but we’re looking

Posted in Administrivia, Burr Oak, De Smet -- Ingalls Homestead, De Smet -- LIWMS, Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Malone, Mansfield, Spring Valley, Walnut Grove

LauraPalooza 2010 – Memories

LauraPalooza 2010…the memories that we all share.

Posted in Burr Oak, LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies, Spring Valley

Day One of Laurapalooza

Day One of last year’s Laurapalooza trip.

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