Marcus Wren
Marcus Wren

“Night at the Museum” on Monday, May 11 will be a very special treat for history lovers.
Marcus Wren will be speaking on his mother’s side of the family, the Spencers.

The Wren Family has history that dates back to before the Civil War in our area. Marcus last spoke to the museum in April 2008 on his grandfather G.L.P. Wren a Civil War soldier.

Wren has been a fixture in our town for over 90 years and has many, many stories to tell about the changes he has seen and the rich history of his family.

The museum events are held in the Media/Learning room at the Dorcheat Historical Association Museum located at 116 Pearl Street in Minden. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with first-come, first-serve seating and the program begins at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free with potluck desserts and snacks welcome.

For more information contact Schelley Brown Francis at 318-377-3002 or visit