Working in the present while preserving the past for now and the future

Museum Shop


Welcome to the Lac du Bonnet & District Museum Shop!


Discover our selection of local interest books.

Support our fundraisers.

Purchase memberships.


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Local Interest Books


Caviar & Venison


Local Interest Book


History of Lac du Bonnet’s Swede, Finn, Norwegian and Latvian Settlers

By Vivian Nespor









The House Beside the Rock Hill


Local Interest Book


A story of pioneer life in a Latvian settlement

By Aina Turton









Latvian Pioneers, Socialists, and Refugees in Manitoba


Local Interest Book


An illustrated journey through the history of Latvians in Manitoba 1895 – 2018  By Viesturs Zarins





Log, Stone and Brick


Local Interest Book


A pen & ink pictorial history of Anglican Churches in the Diocese of Keewatin







Memoirs of a Whiteshell Trapper


Local Interest Book


Stories of trapping in the Whiteshell from 1929-1993.

By Alex Henschell









Park Avenue School


Local Interest Book


Memory book for the 35th Anniversary Reunion of the Park Avenue School in Lac du Bonnet, 1947-1982










People of Service


Local Interest Book


History of the Manitoba Telephone System (MTS)













Wild Rice


Museum Fundraiser


Du Bois Wild Rice, since 1915

Rice Lake Certified Organic Wild Rice


$9.00 / bag









All memberships expire annually on December 31st.


Individual Membership – $20.00



Family Membership – $35.00






The Lac du Bonnet & District Historical Society acknowledge that we are on Treaty 1 territory and that the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of Anishinaabe, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene Peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.

Meeting Notices
Meetings: Second Monday of Every Month
Time: 7:00 PM
Where: St. Johns Church Hall

Interested in becoming a        Lac du Bonnet & District Historical Society member?

Membership Form 2020

Listening Room


For more information, visit: The Listening Room Facebook page

Upcoming Events
Logs and Lines
Travelling Exhibits

For information on our Travelling Trunk Exhibits, please go to: Outreach / Getting Involved

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