Northern Lights: Aug. 28-Sept. 3A summary of upcoming events in the area.
Friday, Aug. 28
Crafter and vendors wanted for Harvest Booya Finn Fest on Saturday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Finland Heritage Site. Call 218-353-7640 or 218-353-7504 to reserve a table.
Silver Creek Town Hall Dance/social – 7-11 p.m. Bring a friend, bring a treat and bring your dancing shoes to the Silver Creek Town Hall for an old fashioned town hall dance. Several local musicians are volunteering their talents with music ranging from country to 60s rock and roll to blue grass and gospel. Remember, the Silver Creek Town Hall is a non smoking and no alcohol facility.
Saturday, Aug. 29
FinnFun Day: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Sampo Beach on Little Grand Lake in Saginaw. Fun and educational activities for children and adults in the morning, picnic lunch and Finnish music at noon and FinnFun games with cash prizes in the afternoon. For more information, contact Loretta at 218-626-2909 or Kim at 218-273-3281.
Tuesday, Sept. 1
Class of ’58 dinner – 6 p.m. at Cove Point Lodge in Beaver Bay.
Wednesday, Sept. 2
Planting/Wintering Roses – 6-7 p.m. at 5283 North Shore Dr., Duluth. If you have questions, call Tom at 525-4794.
The Homesteaders will meet at 12:30 p.m. at the Duluth Town Hall on Homestead Road. Todd Lindahl will present a program on “Early Photography” followed by coffee time. Everyone welcome. Call 525-4154 if you have any questions.
If you are 55 and older join us for cards, Scrabble, Cribbage, other games and dessert at Bayview Terrace Sunroom 1-3 p.m. Sponsored by Social Active Seniors.
Thursday, Sept. 3
Gota Lejon Lodge, Vasa Order of America meets at 5 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 602 4th Ave., T.H. for a Fall Smorgasbord. Bring a dish to share and “Take a Trip to Sweden” with Annamarie. Remember the food shelf.
Saturday, Sept. 5
Knife River Music and Arts Festival 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Day of arts, crafts, poetry and live music at Knife River Recreation Center and Knife River Lutheran Church.