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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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Posted in Burr Oak, De Smet -- Ingalls Homestead, De Smet -- LIWMS, Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Independence, Little House Travel, Malone, Mansfield, Pepin, Spring Valley, Vinton, Walnut Grove

Smile! Laura is on Amazon

Amazon Smile Amazon has created a program where if you go in through Amazon smile instead of straight a small percentage of every purchase (taken off Amazon’s share – the price you pay won’t increase) and donate it to your

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Posted in Announcements, Burr Oak, De Smet -- General, De Smet -- LIWMS, Malone, Mansfield, Walnut Grove

Burr Oak Laura Days 2015 Festival Recap

One of the quieter Laura events, Burr Oak’s Laura Days is definitely worth the trip. Try to get there in the morning to see their parade. It tends to have all the normal small town “Days” events (minus the beer

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Laura Homesites Open for the Season 2015

The Laura Ingalls Wilder Season has officially gotten underway again. If you plan a Laura trip before they open, make sure you call ahead. The homesite museums that are not fully open, may or may not be able to accommodate

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Posted in Announcements, Homesites, Museums and Attractions

Laura Ingalls Wilder Events Around the Country 2015

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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Posted in Administrivia, Burr Oak, De Smet -- General, Events, Independence, Little House Travel, Malone, Mansfield, Pepin, Vinton, Walnut Grove

Burr Oak IA Around the Web

A round up of websites and trip planning information from around the web about Burr Oak, Iowa.

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Annual Christmas Shopping Guide 2013

Our annual shopping guide gives suggestions on what to buy for the Laura fan in your life.

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Posted in Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Laura's Legacy

Laura Ingalls Wilder Season 2013 Ends

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

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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

Burr Oak Flooded During Festival 2013 – Museum Needs Help!

Burr Oak property damaged in floods.

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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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Posted in Burr Oak, De Smet -- General, Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Independence, Malone, Mansfield, Pepin, Spring Valley, Vinton, Walnut Grove

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