2017 Old Wadena Rendezvous

Curtis and Loretta 2017
Gary and Dawn Timbs 2017
John Gorka 2017

2016 Old Wadena Rendezvous

2015 Old Wadena Rendezvous

  • Crow Wing Muzzleloaders firing off their Candy Cannon for kids to enjoy in the 2015 event!
  • 2015 Old Wadena Rendezvous
  • 2015 Old Wadena Rendezvous
  • 2015 Old Wadena Rendezvous
  • Dick Oehlenschlager describing one of the hundreds of items in his collection of wildlife from Wadena County.
  • The 2015 Candy Tent
  • 2015 Entertainment on Saturday's stage
  • Bird house building by Jon Hamberg
  • Monroe Crossing playing to a full tent of delighted rendevous attendees
  • Kayakers enjoying the Crow Wing River from the Old Wadena park site
  • Pickin' and grinnin' by Monroe Crossing members
  • Artisans making and selling their wares including Lowell Bayerkohler talking with Dale and Sue Adams from Aldrich
  • Blue Frog Traders tent
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Sunday afternoon at the Rendezvous featured (above) Gary and Dawn Timbs
  • Attendees relaxing and enjoying the beautiful music and setting.
  • Curtis and Loretta, another of the featured performers that day.
  • Circus at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Folks enjoying themselves at the 2015 Rendzvous!
  • Building bird houses.
  • Joanne White cuts the ribbons officially opening the Old Wadena park bog walk. Others in photo included Tom Kajer, OWS president, Mike Johnson, retired 3M machinist and others who worked on the bog walk project for several years.
  • OWS member Chuck Neal tries out a bench located along the several hundred feet of the Old Wadena Park bog walk.
  • Young people were among those who took part in a guided walk along the bog walk at the walk's dedication in May, 2014.
  • Chuck Neal, Wadena County Commissioner Jim Hofer, Rudy Fellman and Glenn Motzko, Wadena County parks superviser, were among those who checked out th bog walk.
  • Volunteers worked on the bog walk for several years to complete it from one side of the bog to the other side.
  • Retired 3M employee Mike Johnson, left, and students from the Staples Central Lakes College campus diesel mechanics class were among the many volunteers who worked on the bog walk over a five to seven year long period.
  • Work, work work!
  • Tough work,but many hands helped!
  • Ingenious ways to build a bog walk were devised! Old Wadena Society president Tom Kajer (blue sweater) was there to supervise.
  • It's a long walk on the bog walk!
  • Fall colors in the Old Wadena area.
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Making dreamcatchers at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Lace making at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Minnesota Science Museum biologist explaining wildlife examples at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Young Visitors making their own birdhouses at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Young Visitors making their own birdhouses at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Young Visitors making their own birdhouses at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Clockwork Clown and Mime performing at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Young Visitors making their own birdhouses at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Caitlan Robertson and Jake Hyer performers at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • "Monroe Crossing" bluegrass performers at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • "County 20" Bluegrass and Country performers at the 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • 2011 Old Wadena Society Rendezvous
  • Benny Tonce and Leech Lake Tribal College Drum at the Rendezvous and Folklife Festival
  • Partridge river edge with mink tracks