Mission

  • To preserve and advance the history of

     Blooming Grove Township,

      the City of Monona,

     and Madison's southeast side

  • To restore, furnish, preserve, and promote

     the Nathaniel and Harriet Dean House

     as a center for local history research,

     cultural events, and a testament to the

     pioneer spirit that brought people to

     Blooming Grove Township,

     in Dane County, Wisconsin

Current News

DEAN HOUSE TEMPORARILY CLOSED 

The Dean House is closed until further notice! 

Dean House volunteers and Board members will

not be gathering for any meetings or Monday workdays during the month of April.  The HBGHS Annual Meeting scheduled for April 26 has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a future date.  

We are hoping to reopen in May.

APRIL MONONA HISTORY CLUB

The Monona History Club program for April 19th has been cancelled because the Monona Public Library will be closed through April 24th.  Thank you to all who attended the programs this past season.  Over the summer we will make plans for the 2020-2021 season.

WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT TO RENOVATE THE BACK PORCH

OF THE DEAN HOUSE

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