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Family & Intergenerational
Learning Weekend

 October 15-17, 2015

Make the most of school break! 
Bring the whole family to North House for our Family & Intergenerational Learning Weekend. In celebration of the joy of learning together all courses feature an intergenerational tuition rate, or a special rate for adult/child pairs. Ages vary for each course; see descriptions for specific ages. It's an inspiring opportunity for families to learn together.


Family Programming

- FREE interactive craft demonstrations all weekend
- Talent show | Friday, 7:30 pm | Sign up or send questions to Martha

  Everyone has a talent, share yours!

- Meet and greet furry sled dog friends | Saturday, 11am-1pm with Points Unknown: Dog-Based Adventures of Hovland. They're ready for winter: are you?

- Contra dance | Saturday, 7:30 pm - Kick up your heels to live music! | Donations for the band accepted at the door
- Student pizza bake | Saturday night

Event Course Offerings
Coursework for the Family & Intergenerational Learning Weekend features some brand new courses and some old favorites. To review all of the currently scheduled courses in Calendar Format visit the October 2015 course calendar. 

Starting Thursday, Oct 15
- Help Yourself To Knitting: Beginning Knitting Class
- Spinning Fibers On A Wheel

- All Ground Up: Sausage Making

Starting Friday, Oct 16
- Wooly Critters: Intro to Felting
- Kids Only: Slöjd in the Wood Shop
- Sparks & Flames: Starting and Using Fire

- Northwoods Masks: Make Your Own

Starting Saturday, Oct 17
- Kids Knit!
- Time for Fika! Swedish Baking for Families
- Ready Set Sew! Patches & Pillows



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