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.

Ruffed Grouse Dinner Tickets

Join us for the 22nd Annual RGS dinner on September 4 at the American Legion Club for an evening of fun.  Social Hour and Raffles at 5:30.  See you there!

CONTACT: Jill Hill or Jean Spry
PHONE: 218-387-1000
DATE: 08/26/2014 02:43pm

Harbor History Tours

Come to the Museum at 8 So. Broadway today at 1 p.m. to meet for a Harbor History Tour! Learn about the fascinating formation of the Grand Marais Harbor.

Short, easy walk lasts about 1 hour. Free!

CONTACT: Cook County Historical Society Museum
PHONE: 218-387-2883
DATE: 08/23/2014 10:10am

Stop by Bally Blacksmith Shop!

Saturday, August 23rd

10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Stop by the Cook County Historical Society tent at the Bally Blacksmith Shop Saturday, August 23. Guess the names of mystery items, learn more about the preservation project, and share a story about blacksmithing, historic preservation, or the Bally family. Help us document the life and times of this family business.


CONTACT: Cook County Historical Society
PHONE: 218-387-2883
DATE: 08/22/2014 08:56pm

Paddle to DC A Quest for Clean Water

Welcome National Geographic Adventures of the Year Dave and Amy Freeman when

they sail into Grand Marais on their way to Washington DC. Join them for pizza and

other yummy treats as well as information about Paddle to DC and Sulfide Mining.

Hear stories about the first 10 days of their 100 day journey to DC, celebrate the 50th

anniversary of the Wilderness Act, and the clean water and wild spaces that abound in

North Eastern Minnesota.

Where: Sydney's Frozen Custard and Wood-Fired Pizza

on Lake Superior's East Bay

14 S Broadway Grand Marais, MN 55604

When: Tuesday, September 2nd 5 PM to 7 PM

What: Clean Water Celebration, come for the party, stay for the best-ever Pizza!!!

Greet the Freemans when they stop in Grand Marais on their 2,000 mile journey by water to

Washington DC. Sign the petition canoe and support their efforts to protect Minnesota from

sulfide ore mining.


We are traveling by water from Ely,

Minnesota to Washington DC to tell our story

to everyone who will listen. Please join us

when we sail through Grand Marais, sign the

petition canoe, learn more about Sulfide

Mining, and eat some tasty pizza!

Paddles Up!

Dave and Amy Freeman

CONTACT: Sherri Moe
DATE: 08/22/2014 08:16am

Help Redesign Highway 61 through Grand Marais

Highway 61 Revisited: Help Redesign Highway 61

The City of Grand Marais invites all that live, work, shop, walk, bike, drive, or play along Highway 61 in Grand Marais to the kick-off of Highway 61 Revisited to help redesign this important corridor. Thursday, September 4th 6-8 pm at the Grand Marais Public Library.


Join us for a lively evening to engage in discussion and share ideas to improve Highway 61 through Grand Marais.

For more information and updates, visit

*Free childcare is available for families participating in the evening, for children age 4 months and over. Drop-off will be at the YMCA starting at 5:30 pm, pick-up after the event.

CONTACT: City of Grand Marais and Moving Matters
DATE: 08/21/2014 01:22pm

Healing Touch Level 1 Class

Healing Touch Level 1 Class Hosted by

Pamela Faye, RN CHTP

Cook County North Shore Hospital & Care Center,

Grand Marais MN

 October 24-25th, 2014

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

William Corcoran Meeting Room, Lower Level

513 5th Ave W

Grand Marais, MN 55811


Healing Beyond Borders

445 Union Blvd. Suite 105

Lakewood, CO 80228


 Healing Touch is …. A relaxing, nurturing energy therapy

Uses gentle, heart-centered touch to assist in balancing Physical, Mental, Emotional, Spiritual well-being.
Enhances the body’s natural ability to heal through the human energy centers and energy field/biofield

Works in harmony with standard medical care and is complementary to other health care systems. Safe for all ages.

Is Healing Touch for You?

Registered nurses
Health care professionals
Body-oriented therapists
Licensed health care professionals and individuals

Those who desire to study energy therapy with a commitment to help others


Continuing Education Contact Hours - 18

CONTACT: Pamela Faye
PHONE: 218-387-1566
DATE: 08/20/2014 05:36pm