February 1, 2022 - February 28, 2022
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North House Folk School February Courses
North House Folk School February 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.

February Courses

2 & 9 :: Knit a Skolt Sami Inspired Hat online
3-6 :: Color Theory Through Weaving
4 :: Pewter Thread Celtic Love Knot Bracelet online
4-5 :: Flatbreads from Around the World
4-6 :: Build Your Own Casket
4-6 :: Bird Carving
5 :: Rosemaling in Fiber – Dala Rooster online
9-13 :: Winter Moccasins: Anishinaabe-Style
10-13 :: Weave to Felt
11-13:: Hand Tool Woodworking

14-21 Fiber Week
Courses in weaving, warping, Nuno felting, crocheting, penny rugs, needle felting, and bead embroidery.
Fiber Friday [Feb 18] is a day of speakers, demonstrations, open studios, and community gatherings free for all enrolled students.

18 & 25 :: Shearling-lined Celtic Cable Crochet Headband online
23 & Mar 2,9,16 :: Swedish Bonadsmalning online
25 :: Winter River Exploration
25-27 :: Masonry Heater Building
25-27 :: Hand-crafted Brooms – An Introduction
25-Mar 1 :: Automata: Mechanical Marvels in Wood
26 :: Winter River Exploration
26-27 :: All Ground Up – Sausage Making

February 5, 2022 - February 14, 2022
12:00 am

Hygge Festival

The Danish concept of “hygge” (pronounced hoo-gah) has been around for a long time. It refers to the ritual of embracing life’s simple pleasures. Feeling relaxed, cozy and surrounded by the warmth of family, friends, community and fire all encompass the idea of hygge. Local business gather together to celebrated this ritual, and Cook County, Minnesota is the perfect background.

February 5, 2022
12:00 am

The Big Lake Pop-Up
The Big Lake Pop-Up

North Shore Winery | Lutsen

The Big Lake from Grand Marais will be doing a pop-up shop Saturdays in January through Feb. 12!

The Big Lake offers a wide variety of wall art, ceramics, jewelry gifts, crafts and books reflecting the beauty, culture, and allure of the North Shore of Lake Superior. From locally made ceramic mugs, amusing prints of feisty forest animals, books ideal for north woods children, and striking gemstone jewelry, they promise to catch your eye and steal your heart.

February 5, 2022
10:00 am

Ridge Riders Fun Run
Ridge Riders Fun Run

Skyport Lodge | Grand Marais MN

Annual Fun Run hosted by the Cook County Snowmobile Club – Ridge Riders

more info tba

February 5, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Castle Danger Brewery | Two Harbors

4 – Elsa Lee
5 – no music
11 – John Cron
12 – Hannah rey
18 – no music
19 – Adam Moe
25 – Hannah Rey
26 – no music

February 5, 2022
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Jim McGowan
Jim McGowan

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Playing in the beautiful lobby of Lutsen Resort, Jim will perform an engaging mix of acoustic, folk, rock, Irish, roots & blues.
Jim’s musical influences include John Prine, Cat Stevens, Gordon Lightfoot, Johnny Cash, John Denver, Jim Croce, James Taylor, Doc Watson. Tommy Makem, the Clancy Brothers and many others. Prepare for a good time…and to sing along!

sparkling wintry lake superior and ice sheets stacked on north shore

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