We preserve and promote the heritage of Edgerton as expressed in the literary efforts of native author Sterling North. We maintain the Sterling North Home and Museum at 409 W. Rollin Street in Edgerton, Wisconsin.
25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MUSEUM
The year 2022 marks the 25th anniversary of the Sterling North Home and Museum.
Each month we’re hosting a special event related to the heritage of Sterling North and his books.
Visit our Events page for more information about all the monthly events.
MAY: THE WISCONSIN RACCOON KNOWN AROUND THE WORLD
On May 15 at 2 p.m. in the barn next to the Museum, we have a presentation about the “Araiguma Rascal” animated series produced in 1977 by Nippon Animation.
2022 also marks the 45th anniversary of the cartoon and Nippon Animation has placed all 52 episodes on their YouTube page where you can watch them in the original Japanese.
At 3 p.m. there is a “Rockoon” rock painting event.
There is no charge for these events.
On the days of celebration events at the Museum, admission is free.
Please note that during these pandemic times, if you are feeling sick or are experiencing any COVID symptoms, please refrain from attending and help us all stay safe. Thank you!