Winter Break for Knowledge

Date and Time

Time: 9:30am

Date: 2017-03-11.

Description:

A lot of fun workshops to enjoy!
Sponsored by the MSU Extension Office. Held at the Tahquamenon Area Schools.
Deadline to register is March 3rd. Cost is $15 for a full day and includes lunch. $10 for half a day. 12 and under are free.


Upcoming Events

In the Heart of the beast Puppet and Mask Making Theatre

19 Aug. 2017

Artists from In the Heart of the Beast Theatre work in residence with local participants to research local stories and concerns about Water. Our special love of the beautiful bodies of water that surround our home makes for a perfect center of this wonderful puppet making workshop. Come and create a puppet or mask that will be paraded proudly in the WATER, WATER EVER WHERE Pageant. This FREE workshop featuring visiting instructors from the “In the Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theatre” will begin Saturday, August 19th at 10:00 AM, and will end Sunday afternoon, August 27th with a Puppet Pageant in the ECA Park.
***DAILY CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT THE ECA FROM 10:00 AM-3:00 PM WITH A LUNCH BREAK FROM NOON-1:00 PM. COME ANY DAY THAT YOU CHOOSE
 AS MANY DAYS AS YOU WOULD LIKE! *** THIS IS A FREE WORKSHOP, ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND! Call the ECA for more information
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Lumberjack Breakfast & Country/Polka Music Festival

26 Aug. 2017

Country Music/Polka Festival
Lumberjack Breakfast both days at the Tahquamenon Logging Museum. All you can eat. 7:00-noon.
Adults: $8.00 Children 6-12: $5 Children 5 & under are free
Orange juice $1 extra.
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Dick and Nancy Erickson Memorial Community Picnic

27 Aug. 2017

As we wind down a very busy and successful summer, we would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the memory of our beloved founders, Dick and Nancy Erickson. Enjoy live music with the Sam Van Wagoner Band and FREE picnic cuisine and non-alcoholic beverages with your community family. All are welcome to attend. Come to the “In the Heart of the Beast” Puppet Parade at 2:00 PM, and then head into the Park for music, food and friends! Donations will be accepted for the Erickson Center. Call the ECA office for more information 906.586.9974
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Evening of Piano at the Erickson Center

30 Aug. 2017

The Erickson Center for the Arts is pleased to bring you An Evening of Piano. See several local pianists perform their favorite pieces on the beautiful Steinway. This a free event, donations are appreciated.
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Art on the Lake

2 Sep. 2017

The Erickson Center for the Arts (ECA) is hosting its 18th annual Art on the Lake Art & Music Festival. The festival will be held in the Erickson Center Park in beautiful Curtis, Michigan. This event is fun for all ages and includes a variety of food vendors, live music acts, over 40 booths featuring unique, handcrafted art, a silent auction, a children’s parade and children’s art project. Vote for the People’s Choice Award in the 9th Annual Photo Contest. Enjoy musical performances by the Hozz and The Flying Latini Brothers. Admission for this event is just $1.00. No pets please. For more information please visit the Erickson Center for the Arts website or Facebook page or call 906.586.9974.
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Rock On!

9 Sep. 2017

Rock On! with Lake Superior agates at Muskallonge Lake State Park
Agate displays and collections
Agate/rock polishing & cutting
Children's Activities
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Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce Pictured Rocks Boat Cruise

10 Sep. 2017

The Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce will be having a Pictured Rocks Boat Cruise. Enjoy the beauty of Pictured Rocks, fun with all those aboard, and all while supporting the Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce. This is a fundraiser for the Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce.
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