Meetings and Lectures
The Hopkins Historical Society held our Fall Meeting on Sunday October 27th, 2:30pm at the Hopkins Activity Center located on 14th Avenue North and 1st Street North.
First on the program were our 13th annual Historic Homes Awards Ceremony. Bob and Sue Metoxen accepted the award for their 99 year-old restored and updated Dutch Colonial home located at 333 – 9thAvenue North. Paul and Stephanie Pederson were recognized for their 101 year renovated and remodeled home at 329 – 13th Avenue North.
Immediately following the ceremony, Jerry Mashek spoke about the 100 year history of Mashek Dry Cleaners, the oldest continuous business in Hopkins.
This year’s recipients: (top) Bob and Sue Metoxen, of 333 – 9th Avenue North, and (bottom) Paul and Stephanie Pederson, of 329 – 13th Avenue North.
Metoxen Home in 2013
Pederson Home in 2013