Thank you for the beautiful photos courtesy of David Beck. These photos taken on the first snowfall of the year. November 11th, 2013. The tree shot was taken on the hill above the mill near the oak savannah.
Thank you to Mark Collins for donating the materials, designing, manufacturing and helping install the new Motor Mill Sign at Galaxy and Hazel Road.
Marlys Svendsen and Larry Stone presented Motor Mill History at the State Historical Society of Iowa (SHSI) on April 10. Watch the video.
Rain or Shine tomorrow’s, May 4th Motor Mill Gala will go on! Dress for the weather and plan to enjoy yourself at this Clayton County treasure!
Motor Mill Foundation just released an updated brochure. View New Brochure
Motor Mill Gala Saturday, May 4th 11 -2 pm Northeast Iowans will celebrate the 2012 reconstruction of the Turkey River bridge and the ongoing restoration at the Motor Mill Historic site at a festival from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. … Continue reading
Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) honored the best in agricultural heritage preservation during the Annual Golden Silo Awards Luncheon, Wednesday, April 3 at the Black’s Building Sky Room in Waterloo, IA. Golden Silo Awards are presented to individuals … Continue reading
Great news! Motor Mill is a finalist for the Silos and Smokestacks “People’s Choice” award! Thanks to all who helped to get us there. Please vote once more to make us THE People’s Choice. http://www.silosandsmokestacks.org/peoples-choice-voting/ Thanks in advance for helping to put … Continue reading
Motor is in the running for the “People’s Choice” award from Silos and Smokestacks. Please help by voting at http://www.silosandsmokestacks.org/peoples-choice-voting/ Current Results
UPDATE: The winner of our Iowa Travel Guide Cover Contest was Jessica Rilling of Cedar Rapids. The photo is of a kayaker on the Turkey River near our Motor Mill Historic Site. Thanks to all who submitted, voted and shared! Travel … Continue reading