Events and Meetings

Announce upcoming community events. Please note that an event hosted by a business is considered a commercial event and should be posted under Business Ads. If an item fits under one of the other categories, please do NOT post it as an event - post it in the other category.

LUNAFEST - presented by the Violence Prevention Center

LUNAFEST is November 8th at 7:00 pm at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts. Tickets $10.00 at the door.

The Violence Prevention Center is proud to present LUNAFEST for the fourth year here in Grand Marais! This year we have a selection of eight films that make for an evening of fun, thought, and appreciation for the women in our lives. Both women and men are welcome and we encourage you to spread the word and invite friends and family (films are suitable for ages 11-12 and up). For questions about the show please call (218) 387- 1262 or (218) 387-1237 or email us at!

DATE: 10/30/2014 10:21am


Everyone is welcome to come to the SPOOKtacular HALLOWEEN Event at the CC Community Center this Friday, Oct. 31 from 3 - 6 p.m.

Free food, fun activities like Pin the Boo on the Ghost, Treasure Fishing, Pumpkin Bowling, Face Painting, Arts & Crafts, Cake Walk, Spider Web Obstacle, etc.

Donate a cake for the cakewalk!  Drop it off anytime at the Community Center on Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Come and celebrate a fun event with friends and family!

Sponsored by:  CC Community Education, CC KIDS PLUS, CC Extension, and CC YMCA.

CONTACT: Diane Booth
PHONE: 218-387-3015
DATE: 10/29/2014 08:44am

5 Generation Exhibt At JHP Ends Sunday

The Five Generation Exhibit featuring members of the Smith/Daley/Ouradnik families runs through Sunday, January 2, 2014. Hours are Wednesday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

CONTACT: Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery
PHONE: 218-387-2314
DATE: 10/28/2014 12:18pm

5th Annual Storytelling Dinner

Fundraiser for the Tofte Historical Society!

Friday November 21st. Mixer at 6pm Dinner at 7

5th Annual Storytelling Dinner at Lutsen Resort

Join Art Fenstad for a special dinner and discussion about the challenges of bringing communications up the North Shore from the early days to today.

Cost for this event is still $50 with a portion of the proceeds going toward keeping the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum up and running.

Call Lutsen Resort at 663-7212 by November 12th for reservations.

CONTACT: museum manager
PHONE: 218-663-7050
DATE: 10/28/2014 07:16am

Forklift Operator Training This Week!

Cook County Higher Education: Forklift Operator Training

Instructor: Bill Gunderson

Wednesday, Oct 29th from  12:30pm-4:30pm

Cost: $125

Forklift operator training is critical to preventing accidents and ensuring the safety of those who operate the equipment. This 4 Hour class (1 hour at Cook County Higher Education and 3 hours hands on training) will earn those that complete the workshop a Certificate of Completion. This is a State Mandated Safety and Operations Training.

Interested in attending? 218-387-3411 or emailing

CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 218-387-3411
DATE: 10/27/2014 09:45am

2nd Annual Farmer to Farmer Exchange

If you grow vegetables,hops,  sell eggs, raise animals for sale or are involved in any type of agriculture in Cook County, Lake County, St. Louis County, Carlton County, or in the Thunder Bay area, you are invited to attend the 2nd Annual Farmer to Farmer Exchange, Sunday, November 2nd, at the Cook County Courthouse from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

It is free to the first 35 people who sign up and we can also provide child care for young children at the YMCA. This is an opportunity to learn more from your neighbors who are growing crops, marketing, and increasing local food production.

 For more information and to register, please contact Diane at 218-387-3015.  Latest registration taken will be on Wednesday, Oct. 29th.

Sponsored in part by: Cook County Extension and S.H.I.P.

CONTACT: Diane Booth
PHONE: 218-387-3015
DATE: 10/24/2014 01:07pm