BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//FinnSource - ECPv4.6.13//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:FinnSource X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for FinnSource BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20170921 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20170922 DTSTAMP:20180816T113632 CREATED:20170811T170740Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170901T121611Z SUMMARY:Finland 100 Genealogy Forum DESCRIPTION:Finland 100 Genealogy Forum\nInitial preliminary forum information:\n\nfull day pre-festival event on Thursday\, September 21\, on the last official day of Summer!\nTo be held at the Hilton Minneapolis\, diagonal across the street from Orchestra Hall\nSeparate registration and fee required\, Registration is open at\nPlanning potentially 3 keynote/plenary sessions plus 12 breakout sessions – Format and timing being adjusted to better fit our day and the evening dinner opportunity!! Stay tuned!\n\nIncluding a premier luncheon keynote session\n\n\n\n\nAgenda\, schedule\, and more details will be added at as plans are confirmed.* \n*All information and plans subject to change at any time during this planning stage. \n URL: LOCATION:1001 Marquette Ave.\, inneapolis\, MN\, 55403-240 CATEGORIES:Education,Genealogy END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20170921 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20170922 DTSTAMP:20180816T113632 CREATED:20170826T163121Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170826T163121Z SUMMARY:Bus Tour to Cokato\, MN DESCRIPTION:Bus Tour to Cokato\, MN\nVisit to the oldest continuous Finnish community in North America.  All-day. Includes lunch while at Temperance Corners open air museum.\nAt 8:30 AM\, meet the Holt bus at the Hilton and travel Hwy 12 to Cokato. Harvey Barberg\, descendant of original settlers\, will be your guide. Attractions: Tour of Sauna Tech and Cokato Museum; on to Temperance Corner for the tour of the Sauna\, Cabin\, School and the Hall; a pasty lunch and then off to Annandale\, MN\, to the Pioneer Park and tour of the Finnish Tin Church. Back to the Hilton. \n  \n URL: LOCATION:MN CATEGORIES:Education,Entertainment,Food,History END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T160000 DTSTAMP:20180816T113632 CREATED:20170918T012633Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170918T012633Z SUMMARY:Bus Tour to Cokato DESCRIPTION:Visit to the oldest\, continuous Finnish community in North America.   \nAll-day event  including lunch while at Temperance Corners open air museum. \nThis all-day bus tour leaves the Hilton Hotel downtown at 8.15 and can pick up additional passengers at the Sears parking lot at Ridgedale at about 8.30. \nHarvey Barberg\, a descendant of the original settlers\, will be your tour guide\, introducing you to the community as the bus travels 50 miles west of Minneapolis. Once in Cokato\, Harvey will continue to provide interpretation as the tour stops at TyloHylo’s sauna construction plant\, the Cokato City Museum\, the Temperance Corners open air museum\, the Apostolic church with its early cemetery\, and the old tin church at Pioneer Park in Annandale. Finnish style pasties’ picnic lunch will be provided. Back in Minneapolis around 4 PM. Reservation requested. Price is $30 paid online at the FinnFest USA website\, mailed to the postal address or paid when boarding the bus. \nRegistration \n \n URL: LOCATION:MN CATEGORIES:Education,History END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T140000 DTSTAMP:20180816T113632 CREATED:20170814T195457Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170829T193510Z SUMMARY:Finnish America Progressive History DESCRIPTION:Finnish America Progressive History\nA Symposium on Labor\, Cooperatives and Politics\nEvent description and details:\n Welcome. Eugene Ollila. 9-9:10.\n Finnish American Contribution to American Progressive Politics. Richard Hudelson\, Emeritus Professor\, Department of Philosophy\, University of Wisconsin-Superior and University of Minnesota-Duluth. 9:10-10:30.\nFinnish American Contribution to American Labor History. Peter Rachleff\, East Side Freedom Library\, previously Professor at Macalester College\, 9:40-10:10.\nGroup Discussion.\n A Finnish American from Minnesota becomes a National Political Leader. Gus Hall: His Last Public Interview. Aaron Brown\, Instructor at Hibbing Community College. 10:30-11:00.\n “Cooperatively Yours”: a documentary film by Kristen Ojaniemi about the Finnish Cooperative in Bruce Crossing\, Michigan. 11:00-12:00.\n Lunch and Group Discussion. 12:00-12:30.\n The Legacy of the Cooperative Movement Today. Brenda Latvala Pfahni and Tom Pierson of Shared Capital Cooperative\, and John Pederson\, developer of the 612 Sauna Society. 12:30-1:30.\n Group Discussion. 1:30-1:50.\n Final Remarks. Gene Ollila. 1:50-2:00 \nNorway House\, 913 E Franklin Ave\, Minneapolis\, MN 55404. Parking is available next Norway House\, which is directly in front of Mindekirchen. \n URL: LOCATION:MN ORGANIZER;CN="Eugene%20Ollila%2C%20MD" END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T170000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T210000 DTSTAMP:20180816T113633 CREATED:20170811T164528Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170811T164528Z SUMMARY:Traditional Finnish Thursday Pea Soup and Pannukakku Dinner DESCRIPTION:Traditional Finnish Thursday Pea Soup and Pannukakku Dinner\nwith musical entertainment provided by Finn Hall and sing-a-long with Margaret Vainio and Tiina Watts.\nDinners will be served from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Cost: $16.00 ($13.00 for FinnFest registrants with badge)\, $5.00 for children age 3-7\, free for children 2 and under. Cash (& local checks) only at the door. \nThis is an official FinnFest event hosted by FACA – Finnish American Cultural Activities Inc. \n  \n URL: LOCATION:3030 West River Parkway\, Minneapolis\, MN\, 55406\, United States CATEGORIES:Entertainment,Food,Music ORGANIZER;CN="FACA%20-%20Finnish%20American%20Cultural%20Activities" END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T180000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20170921T200000 DTSTAMP:20180816T113633 CREATED:20170814T194005Z LAST-MODIFIED:20170814T194005Z SUMMARY:Euro Cocktail Fall 2017 DESCRIPTION:Euro-Cocktail with Ms. Kirsti Kauppi\, Finnish Ambassador to the U.S.\nSAVE THE DATE!\nCome and join us as we celebrate the Centenary of Finland’s Independence and welcome guest speaker\, Ms. Kirsti Kauppi\, Finnish Ambassador to the U.S. \nThe Euro-Cocktail networking events bring together members of the Euro-American Chambers of Commerce twice a year. \nHors-D’oeuvre and Cash bar will be available. \nRegister now!\n \nTICKETS: Euro-Chamber Members and their Guests: $30    Non-Members: $40    At the door: $45 \nPARKING: Ramp across the street and street parking \n  \n  \n URL: LOCATION:818 Second Street South\, Minneapolis\, MN\, 55415 CATEGORIES:Business,Food,Politics END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR