Stop by the Cook County Whole Foods Co-op on Wednesday, March 5th for Owner Appreciation Day! Owners receive 5% off most items and we offer free coffee and samples for everyone.
9:00 am - 7:00 pm.....Mondays - Saturdays
10:00 am - 6:00 pm....Sundays
CONTACT: Co-op Staff
DATE: 03/03/2014 02:13pm
Health Care Directives, sometimes called advanced directives, are legal documents that describe your healthcare wishes should you become unable to communicate your decisions. It provides peace of mind for you and your loved ones when confronted with end-of-life health care decisions as well as appoints a health care agent (substitute decision maker) to make treatment decisions on your behalf if necessary. Cook County North Shore Hospital and Care Center can assist you with the creation of a directive or help update your existing directive. Contact Hilja at 387-3261.
CONTACT: Michele Starkey
DATE: 03/03/2014 10:04am
Don't miss this chance to hear four of the world's best JAZZ/ BLUEGRASS/ OLD TIME string musicians playing together "supergroup" style:
Arrowhead Center for the Arts
March 15, 7:30 PM
$20 adults, $8 students (18 & under)
For sale at door night of show, or in advance (no fees) at http://arrowheadcenterforthearts.tix.com
Take a listen: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4yVn_HPfcZc
Making a musical home for themselves in the space around and between the great American roots styles, this quartet draws from all of their varied backgrounds (Grammy-nominated fiddle music and jazz, award-winning bluegrass, indie/pop grass, new acoustic string bands, and classical music) in crafting a sound all their own, and is drawing all the right kind of attention for their new musical work.
DAROL ANGER Fiddler, composer, producer and educator, Darol Anger is at home in multiple musical genres, some of which he helped to invent. Exceptional among modern fiddlers for his versatility and depth, Anger has helped drive the evolution of the contemporary string band with path-breaking ensembles including Republic of Strings, the Turtle Island String Quartet, the David Grisman Quintet, and Montreux. He has performed and taught internationally with Dr. Billy Taylor, Bela Fleck, Bill Evans, Stephane Grappelli, and others. Today Darol can be heard on NPR's "Car Talk" theme every week, along with Earl Scruggs, David Grisman, and Tony Rice. He is an Associate Professor at the prestigious Berklee School of Music.
CONTACT: North Shore Music Association
DATE: 03/02/2014 08:13am
Devils Track Nordic - March 1st - 3rd Sale - All XC Cross-country ski packages are 25% off this weekend. Some skis and boots from prior years are 35% to 50% off. Ski clothing from SWIX and Yoko are 50% Off this weekend and Craft is 35% off - jackets, pants, vests, thermal wear, long underwear, hats and gloves too! If you're looking for wax or waxing supplies - save 35% on purchases more than $150. This weekend's hours: Friday from 4-6pm, Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm, Sunday from 11 am to 4 pm, and Monday from 4-6 pm.
922 Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN and www.DevilsTrackNordic.com
DATE: 03/01/2014 11:16am
Lots of great classes upcoming at the Art Colony this month this is just the tip of the iceberg. Check out the full line up on our website at www.grandmaraisartcolony.org or call (218) 387-2737.
Studio Landscapes in Oil with Neil Sherman
March 6 - April 3; Thursday evenings; 6 - 8:30pm
This oil painting class will focus on how to start a studio painting by simplifying the landscape to its basic elements: atmospheric progression of sunlight and shadow. Emphasis will be placed on translating the elements of painting such as drawing, color, value, shape and composition from a small reference source to a large scale format. Students are welcome to work from original reference material and/or photographic references.
Still Life in Pastel with Lisa Stauffer
March 15 - 16 & 17 (opt); 2 or 3 days; 9 am - 4 pm
Tuition: $150 (2 day) | $225 (3 day)
This class focuses on still life painting in the versatile medium of soft pastel as we explore pastel brands, papers, and techniques. Topics covered include painting fundamentals, choosing your subject, and design and compositional considerations. We will paint still life indoors and learn how these lessons apply to all subject matter. Class time will include demonstrations, personal assistance, group critiques, and fun.
Write from the Heart - for Military Veterans, Friends & Family w/ Jeanette Marie Cox
CONTACT: Grand Marais Art Colony
DATE: 03/01/2014 10:37am
Its that time again, ok I am a few weeks late but....
Stop in and enter our free drawing at Gene's foods for our annual game night drawing. This weeks games are cooties, don't spill the beans, hedbanz, beat the parents, scattergories and millionaire monopoly. You could get a game, pop, popcorn and best of all a night with the family. First drawing will be held March 8th and March 15 & 22 too. So stop in and sign up each week.
Check out the the remodeling progress going on too :)
CONTACT: Gene's Foods
PHONE: 387 1212
DATE: 03/01/2014 10:26am