Date/Time
Event

December 1, 2021 - December 19, 2021
All Day

North House Folk School December Courses
North House Folk School December Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

North House was founded in 1997 by a small handful of inspired locals passionate about traditional craft and cooperative learning.

Decmber Courses

1-8 :: Knitting Skolt Sami Socks online
3-5 :: Scandinavian-Style Shrink Boxes
4 :: Needle Felted Critters online
4 :: Buche de Noel – Bake Your Own
4-5 :: Bird Carving
9-12 :: Build Your Own Yurt
10-12 :: Kick Sled Building
11-12 :: Birch Bark Stars, Birds and More
11-12 :: Scandinavian Fika & Edible Gifts
11-18 :: Forest Pond Skolt Sami Mittens online
16-19 :: Build Your Own Yurt

December 1, 2021 - December 19, 2021
All Day

North House Folk School January Courses
North House Folk School January Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

North House was founded in 1997 by a small handful of inspired locals passionate about traditional craft and cooperative learning.

January Courses

6-9 :: Rag Rug Weaving for Beginners
6-9 :: Craft of Birch Ski Making
8-9:: Felted Board Games
8,15,22 & 29 :: Anishinaabe-Style Beaded Baby Moccasins online
12 :: Pewter Thread Sparkle Earrings online
13-16 :: Warp and Weft: Intro to Floor Loom Weaving
14-16 :: Bowl Carving with Ax, Adze and Gouge
14-16 :: Masonry Heater Building
14, 21, 28 :: Introduction to Hand Spinning online
15-16 :: Sausage Making
19 :: From Sett to Shrinkage Weaving Project Planning Webinar
21-23 :: Perching Stools
21-13 :: Weave to Sew: Custom Wool Vest
21-25 :: Build Your Own Ukulele
26 :: Wooly Potholders  online
28-30 :: Artisan Bread Immersion
28-30 :: Masonry Heater Building
28-30 :: Early American Style Timbered Workbench

December 4, 2021 - December 5, 2021
All Day

Julebyen
Julebyen

Knife River Community Center | Knife River MN

Julebyen (pronounced YOOL-eh-BE-en) means “Christmas Village”. It is a centuries-old Scandinavian and German tradition celebrated with ethnic foods, crafts, holiday decorations, and music.

For 2021, event will feature several vendors and a Troll Village!

December 5, 2021
1:00 pm

Christmas Tea on the Edna G
Christmas Tea on the Edna G

Edna G Tugboat | Two Harbors MN

Join us for Tea and Treats on the historic 125-year-old tugboat, the Edna G docked in Two Harbors.  Get away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and enjoy a relaxing hour with family and friends, partaking in an assortment of tea sandwiches and dainty desserts, while sipping tea or hot chocolate. The Edna G will be all decked out in Christmas finery and beautiful lights for the holidays.
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December 5, 2021
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Light Up the Park
Light Up the Park

Thomas Owens Park | Two Harbors MN

Santa will arrive via Two Harbors fire truck.!Live holiday music will be provided by The McCullough Brothers, no matter the temperature! These guys are tough! Stay warm by several bonfires, enjoy s’mores, chili, hot dogs, apple cider, and hot chocolate. While waiting for Santa, meet sled dogs or taking a horse carriage ride to see the lights on the famous tugboat, Edna G.

Through strong community partnerships, we are able to offer this event at no cost to attendees.

Our 26-member North Shore Rotary Club is working hard to make this event even better than last year! Thank you to local partners:
Northern Nights Event & Design, Amy Jordahl State Farm Insurance, Louise’s Place, Carrie Coan Photography, Jerry Carlson, Friends of the Edna G, The Lake Bank, LaBounty, Renaissance Schools – Two Harbors, Two Harbors Federal Credit Union, City of Two Harbors and the Two Harbors Fire Department

GRAND MARAIS WEATHER
sparkling wintry lake superior and ice sheets stacked on north shore

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