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February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020
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Special Events at North House
Special Events at North House

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

It’s the 10th Anniversary of Fiber Week (formerly Northern Fibers Retreat) and we’re celebrating with an entire week of hands-on textile exploration! Choose from a dozen multi-day courses in everything from felting to weaving to spinning, dyeing, knitting and more.

To see a full list of courses, click here.

Thu, Feb 20 : Brown Bag Lunch Series – Woodturning with Marybeth Garmoe
Thu, Feb 27 : Open Studio Night – Meet our new first-year Artisans in Residence

every Saturday at 2pm – tour the North House campus

February 1, 2020 - February 15, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Snowshoeing 101
Snowshoeing 101

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park | Two Harbors MN

Discover the quiet enjoyment of this low-impact sport. Begin in the Trail Center for a brief history and basic instructions. Then join the naturalist for a gentle hike looking for signs of wildlife and winter wonders.

Bring your own snowshoes or rent a pair from the park. There are a limited number of adult and children?s snowshoes, so please sign up at the park office.

We do need 6 inches of snow on the ground to snowshoe, if there is a lack of snow, a winter walk will occur.

February 3, 2020 - February 29, 2020
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Special Events at Grand Marais Art Colony
Special Events at Grand Marais Art Colony

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

In addition to classes and workshops all month long, the Grand Marais Art Colony offers these special events.

Feb 15 :: Star Book with Pop-Up pages
Feb 15 :: The Write Time
Feb 19 :: Community Conversation: The Arts at the State Capitol
Feb 27 :: Artist Talk: Science-centric Art

February 6, 2020
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Nan Onkka Prints Exhibit
Nan Onkka Prints Exhibit

North Shore Winery | Lutsen MN

Local printmaker, Nan Onkka, has an exhibit of original woodblock prints on display at North Shore Winery through March 30, 2020. All artworks are for sale.

Visit the exhibit during the winery’s open hours.
Thursday: 2-8 pm
Friday through Monday: 12-7pm

February 6, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Winter Wandering
Winter Wandering

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Explore a bit of history, nature and geology on this gentle walk. Learn how to identify trees by their bark, observe winter birds foraging or discover how geology created the falls. Observe winter’s beauty as you stroll along. Join the naturalist by the fireplace in the Visitor Center. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable boots. Hiking stick, ski pole, snowshoes or cleats may be useful depending on the weather and conditions.

February 6, 2020
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Upcoming Live Music at Lutsen Resort:

Weekdays from 6:30-8:30pm
Weekends from 7-10pm

18 :: Gordon Thorne
20 :: Jim Miller
22 :: Pete Kavanaugh
25 :: Shane Martin
27 :: John Russ
28 :: Joe Paulik
29 :: Eric Frost

3 :: Gordon Thorne
5 :: Eric Frost
7 :: Common Ground
10 :: Rob & Jill
12 :: Joe Paulik
13 :: Pete Kavanaugh
14 :: Briand Morrison
17 :: Jon Gruber
19 :: Jim Miller
21 :: Gordon Thorne
24 :: Briand Morrison
26 :: Joshua Schmidt
27 :: Jim Miller
28 :: Joshua Schmidt
31 :: Jon Kallberg

February 6, 2020
6:00 pm

Writing the Wilderness
Writing the Wilderness

Grand Marais Public Library | Grand Marais MN

Minnesota Book Award Winner Cary Griffith Gives Talk at Library

Writing the Wilderness, a photo-journalistic experience of the incidents detailed in his non-fiction titles Gunflint Burning: Fire in the Boundary Waters and Lost in the Wild. The author will leave time for discussion about these locally significant events.