Calendar – Dance – “Pikkujoulo” Dance in Ishpeming – Dec. 3

November 30, 2017

Ishpeming – A dance to celebrate “Pikkujoulo” or “Little Christmas” will be held on Sunday, December 3 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Ishpeming Elks Club.

Music for dancing and listening will be offered by Wil Kilpela on accordion and Ken Holster on banjo and guitar. Tanja Stanaway and her Heart of Finland Traveling Tori will be staffing a mini-market. Janet Wisuri will offer a variety of baked goods.

Refreshments of cardamom coffee bread and other goodies will be available, along with coffee and soft drinks. The Elk’s bar will be open. There will also be a 50/50 drawing and door prizes.

Tickets are $5 at the door. The event is free for members of the League of Finnish-American Societies UP Chapter Finlandia Foundation Affiliate. For more information, call 226-7085.… Read the rest

Calendar – Art – 2nd Offering of Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop – Dec. 2

November 30, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Regional History Center will present a 2nd Offering of the Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop on Saturday, December 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Center, 145 W. Spring Street in Marquette.

Learn about the history of these traditional crafts from NMU Instructor Leora Lancaster and then try your hand at practicing some of the techniques. Materials are included in the workshop fee. The event is limited to 20 people, with advance sign up only. The workshop fee is $25, non-refundable.

Please visit marquettehistory.org for details on this “one of a kind” event or call 226-3571.… Read the rest

The Marquette Regional History Center – 2nd Offering! Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop Saturday December 2nd

November 30, 2017

Marquette, MI – The Marquette Regional History Center presents: 2nd Offering! Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop Saturday December 2, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Learn about the history of these traditional crafts from NMU Instructor Leora Lancaster and then try your hand at practicing some of the techniques. Materials included in the workshop fee. Limited to 20 people, advance sign up only. Workshop fee $25.00, non-refundable. Sign up starting now. Please visit marquettehistory.org for details on this “one of a kind” event. Or call 906.226.3571 for more info.

Quill Work Class - The Marquette Regional History Center - 2nd Offering - Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop Saturday December 2nd

Quill Work Class – The Marquette Regional History Center – 2nd Offering – Native American Quill and Beadwork Discussion and Workshop Saturday December 2nd

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