Events and Meetings

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Venez Parler Francais - Conversational French Refresher Class Starting Sept 11th (4 sessions)

Venez Parler Francais - Conversational French Refresher Class 

Sundays 12:30-2pm

This class is open to those that have already taken French and want to work on remember lost French or work on pronunciation. This is not a class that will focus on reading and writing. 

$80 includes - (4 Sessions- Oct 23rd Mountian Tram Ride and Hot Coco) 

Sept 11th
Sept 25th 
October 9th
October 23rd

You can speak French in 55 different countries. Totally worth learning and developing your language skills, espeically if you love traveling. 

REGISTRATION: 218-387-3411

CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 218-387-3411
DATE: 08/31/2016 01:29pm



Starts Oct 4th

Hollywood has produced some fine films over the years that provide the audience with a mostly accurate glimpse into the lives and times of various Kings and Queens of England.  Join us this fall and winter for the chance to watch seven Oscar-winning films and talk about what we can learn about several of England's most interesting monarchs.  The first Tuesday of each month, Dr. Karen Halbersleben will provide the historical context of the dynasty in question.  On the third Tuesday, the class will watch and discuss the relevant film. 

Join us for the fun; popcorn provided!

When: the First and Third Tuesdays of every month, October through April except November when we'll meet just once

Class size will be limited to 20

Time: 6:00- 8:00 or 8:30pm

Cost: $120 (send your checks made out to Karen Halbersleben directly to me:16 Devil Point Road//GM//55604)

The cost for the entire 7 month course is $120.  You may also attend individual months of your choosing for $25 per month, with October and November counting as one month. 

Please email Karen know if you are planning to sign up (

CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 218-387-3411
DATE: 08/31/2016 01:17pm

MDHA Sportsman's Banquet October 6, 2016

SAVE THE DATE!   The Arrowhead Chapter of the MDHA will hold their annual Sportsman's Banquet on October 6, 2016.  We will begin taking reservations in September. See you there!

CONTACT: Rich Furlong
PHONE: 218.370.1557
DATE: 08/30/2016 03:39pm

EXTENDED RSVP! Class with Chef Breen: In-Person & Online

Supper From The Garden

Class will cover planning, purchasing, and preparing meals that use our seasonal bounty of local produce.  We’ll then get to sample Chef Breen’s creations and take recipes home.  Have a favorite produce recipe?  Bring it along to share or to get advice on ways to improve its nutritional profile while keeping the delicious flavor that you love! 

Menu:  Roasted parmesan green beans/cauliflower,  Quick pickled cucumbers, green beans, carrots etc.,  Summer veggie soup with seasonal veggies, tomatoes, beans,  Pesto-any herbs, greens, spinach, arugula etc, Spiralized veggies, Sauteed greens with dressing

When:  This Friday, August 19,   5:15 - 8:00 pm                                                                      

Where:  First Congregational United Church of Christ

             300 2nd St. West, Grand Marais

Cost:     FREE

RSVP EXTENDED THROUGH Thursday 8/18     218-387-2330  x163     

Let me know you're coming so I can make sure we've got enough food!  :)

Can’t make it?  No problem! 

Go to and click on  “Supper From The Garden” under 

DATE: 08/17/2016 10:50am