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3517 RALEIGH AVENUE,  ST. LOUIS PARK, MN  55416
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Wednesday – Saturday 10am - 5pm
Closed Sunday - Tuesday and holidays
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Adults $7
Students $5
 
 
 

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Sunday, February 19, 2017, 11:00 am: The Annual Radio Workshop co-sponsored by the Northland Antique Radio Club. Gary Ball has put together another one of his fine presentations on transistor radio repair, Matt will bring us up to speed on restoration of paper products, Bill Williams will show us how he restored a 1949 Pilot 3" television, and we’ll have a distortion analyzer shoot-out along with other demos of interest to radio collectors and hi-fi enthusiasts, and of course, our usual mini-garage sale inside the Museum starting at 11:00 am. Weather looks great so expect a lot of "trunk sales" in the parking lot beforehand.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 7:00 pm: The Audio Society presents an in-depth analysis and demonstration of his Line Source (Line Array concepts) speaker system. This should prove to be very informative and interesting. Please join them here at the Museum for an evening of cutting edge speaker design. Attendance is free for all, and light refreshments will be on hand. The presentation begins at 7:00 PM, and, as always we encourage you to join us at 6:30 for more casual conversation.

Saturday, March 11, 2:00 pm: The Minnesota DX Club meets here the second Saturday of every month from January through June. Stop in and share your stories of long-distance reception and learn about the latest receiving equipment.

Saturday, March 25, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm: The 35th annual Midwinter Madness, Hobby Electronics Show at the Buffalo Civic Center, in Buffalo, Minn. This is a nice drive out Hwy 55 West from the Twin Cities with free on-site parking and a short walk to the building entrance. Admission is still only $8 and children under 15 are free. Talk-in on the KØLTC Repeater 147.000 +600 - Call for KØLTC. Sponsored by Maple Grove Radio Club Website: http://www.k0ltc.org/mwm.html

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 10:00 am: Vintage Radio Service, Spring 2017. Sorry, this class is booked.
Sign up now for the fall 2017 class starting Saturday, September 9. Still only $150.00 for six or seven Saturday mornings of vacuum tube heaven. Sign up now.

Sunday, April 23, 2017, 4:00 pm: The Norwegian Explorers present another Sherlock Holmes radio drama at the Museum. This year’s drama, “The Fingerprints That Couldn’t Lie,” first aired April 3, 1944.

Friday and Saturday, May 19 - 20: RADIO DAZE 2017, sponsored by the Northland Antique Radio Club, starts right here with the Pavek Museum Garage Sale on Friday, May 19, at 10:00 am. RADIO DAZE 2017 continues Friday evening at the Comfort Inn Plymouth, 3000 Harbor Lane, Plymouth, Minn., 763/559-1222. The hotel is giving Radio Daze attendees a special rate of only $79, Thursday through Saturday night. Please reserve by May 6, 2017, to assure room availability. Go to northlandantiqueradioclub.com for more information.

Saturday, September 9, 10:00 am: Vintage Radio and Vacuum Tube Audio Service class, fall semester.
Still only $150.00 for six or seven Saturday mornings of vacuum tube heaven. Sign up now.

Saturday, September 30, The Minnesota Broadcasting Hall of Fame!