Events and Meetings

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Cook County Higher Education will be offering The Kings and Queens of England Series

Cook County Higher Education will be offering The Kings and Queens of England Series

Presenter: Dr. Karen I. Halbersleben

Course Description: Through studying the English Monarchy from the Norman Conquest of 1066 to the present, participants will increase their knowledge and appreciation of: the key personalities and events in English History and the monarchy for the last 1,000 years; significant developments in English social, political, and economic history over that millennium; and lessons in leadership, both effective and not. Participants will also increase their understanding of the influence of England on American history, political assumptions, society, legal structure, and culture.

Format: Class will be held Mondays, 5:30-7:30pm

2 Ten-Week Semesters

#1 October 13 - January 5 (no class 11/24, 12/22, 12/29)
William the Conqueror - War of the Roses, pt. 1
Cost: $175.00 per semester
$300 per couple/semester
Limit: 20 participants
CEU credit available

#2 January 12 - March 16, 2015
War of the Roses, pt. 2 - Elizabeth II
Cost: $175.00 per semester
$300 per couple/semester
Limit: 20 participants
CEU credit available

Register by stopping in at Cook County Higher Education and filling out a registration form.

Cook County Higher Education 300 West 3rd Street Grand Marias, MN 218-387-3411

CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 218-387-3411
DATE: 07/29/2014 10:24am

Thank you !

Thank you to Java Moose, Blue Water Cafe, Trail Center, Beth's Fudge and Gifts, Johnsons Foods, IGA and The Chicago Bay Marketplace for their generous donations towards this years ECFE Pancake Breakfast fundraiser! If you use, or know somebody that uses ECFE or Open gym please let these establishments know how much you appreciate them! Also, if you are able to donate a few hours of your time on either Friday Aug 1st or Sat Aug 2nd  from 7-9:15 or 9-11:30 we are still looking for a few volunteers. Thank you and have a great day! 

CONTACT: Jenna Berglund
PHONE: 218-370-0592
DATE: 07/29/2014 12:22am

Rummage Sale

Rummage Sale---Friday & Saturday

1912 West hwy 61 Grand Marais

Friday August 1st  9AM to 1PM

Saturday August 2nd 9am to Noon

Seller: Miss Nancy H

CONTACT: Harriet Quarles
PHONE: 218-370-9164
DATE: 07/28/2014 10:23pm

Special Cook County Board of Commissioner meeting

                                                                   A G E N D A


                                  COOK COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS





8:30 a.m.         1.         Call special meeting to order

                                    Pledge of Allegiance

                                    Make adjustment to agenda


8:35 a.m.         2.         Consulting Attorney Dyan Ebert

                                    A.  Discussion and action regarding County Attorney conviction.


CONTACT: Julie Berglund
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 07/28/2014 01:14pm

Who wants to play volleyball?

I'm trying to put together a volleyball league and am hoping to find enough people interested in forming teams.  There are some details that I've not yet worked out, so any information or suggestions would be appreciated.  Please give me a call at (218) 370-9476.   Laura

CONTACT: Laura Powell-Marxen
PHONE: (218) 370-9476
DATE: 07/27/2014 03:46pm

SplintaPalooza in the Park POSTPONED

Sorry folks.  Due to inclement weather and malfunction of big blue tent, we've postponed this 
afternoon's gig in Bear Tree Park.  Next performance is Friday, Aug. 1 from 2-5 on Sidney's Rooftop. See you there!

SplinterNation/ CloudBurst Production Company

CONTACT: Leah Thomas
PHONE: 218-387-9709
DATE: 07/27/2014 09:20am