Monday-Saturday  9:30-5:00

Sunday  1:00-5:00

NOTE: HSC will be


beginning September 4

through the winter.


Closed on Thanksgiving,

Dec. 23 & 24, 2018,

Christmas Day,

New Year's Day,

Easter, and the

Saturday of e-cubed.




Children ages 2-11  -  $6


Adults and

Youth 12 and over  -  $9


Seniors (65 or better)

and military  -  $8




Current needs:

  • Wooden train parts (Brio compatible) to go with our exhibit on the floor
  • A live pair of breeding doves or pigeons
  • 1.5 x 3 foot (or larger) pieces of light brown, mossy green, or sandy-colored indoor/outdoor carpet
  • 25 or so small commercial tumblers and small-medium plates for serving cake and beverages at birthday parties (We have a dishwasher and would like to go more “green.”)
  • A volunteer to archive (scrapbook?) photos, newspaper, clippings, and other information about HSC that we’ve been saving over the years


Ongoing needs:

  • Plastic totes with lids - 50 qt. or larger
  • Clear Christmas lights - any size any length




HSC does not accept old electronics including computers, printers, scanners, microwaves, VCRs, DVD players, CPU's, modems, monitors, or televisions.  Please dispose of your old electronics in an environmentally responsible manner by contacting Beltrami County Solid Waste.


HSC is not accepting any live animals at this time.  We currently do not have space for any animals including fish, turtles, birds, rabbits, snakes, rats, spiders, or frogs.  We encourage responsible pet ownership and will not take a pet that is not longer wanted in your home.  Please contact the Beltrami Humane Society if you are interested in re-homing a cat or dog.  If you have a reptile or amphibian contact the Minnesota Herpetological Society, or if you collected a wild animal needing relocation contact Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.


If you trap gophers, we may be interested in accepting dead and frozen animals for feeding our three live raptors.  Please call us for more information on what we will accept.






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