Como Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul is planning to celebrate its 100th birthday this weekend. The Centennial Celebration Weekend kicks off Friday at 9:30 a.m. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in the new Centennial Garden.
For its 100th birthday, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts is offering a surprise a week!
Herbie Haertel of Fairmont, Minn. celebrated his 100th birthday on Saturday. “I was born July 26, 1914,” Haertel said. He served our country during World War II, and recently received a special letter from President Obama.
Former Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey Jr. is being celebrated in Minnesota on what would have been his 100th birthday Friday.
1960’s rocker Tommy James will speak at a fundraising luncheon Friday honoring the 100th anniversary of the birth of former Vice President Hubert Humphrey.