Posts Tagged: workshops

Wheekend! May 14-17, 2015


How is it the middle of May already? Graduations, live music, volunteer opportunities and more abound this #wheekend (May 14-17, 2015) in the Driftless Region. Syttende Mai! Reggae Fest! Rain barrel workshop! Yes! Get out and have some fun, friends!

Thursday, May 14:
Vesterheim Pioneer Immersion Program Open House, 4:30pm (4th Grade Students!)

Friday, May 15:
ArtHaus Date Night, Decorah, 7-9 pm

Live in the Lobby: Mike Munson & Sarah Johnson, Hotel Winneshiek, 6 pm

Chris Koza, Chosen Bean Concerts, Legion Room ,Chatfield Arts Center, 7:30 pm

Bluff Country Gathering Barn Dance, old time music, Lanesboro, MN

Saturday, May 16:
Into the Wild & Out with the Mustard! Volunteer invasive species pulling event with the INHF! Heritage Valley, email for info. 8:30am-noon, or 1pm-4:30pm.

Vesterheim Syttende Mai Celebration, Nordic Dancers, Guided Tours, Decorah Youth Choir Concerts, Street dance with the Foot-Notes! Fun starts at 11am Children’s Parade at 1 pm.

Trempealeau Hotel Reggae Fest! Trempealeau, Wisconsin, 2 pm

Under the Willow, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Bus Boys, Ed’s (No Name) Bar, Winona, 8 pm

Jeffrey Messerole and Fire Creek, Haymarket, 10pm

Sunday, May 17:
Canvas & Corks Painting Party, Winneshiek Wildberry Winery, 1:30-4 pm

Rain Barrel Workshop, Lake Meyer Park, 2 pm. Registration required.

Music 4 Harpsichords, First Lutheran Church, 4 pm

Oneota Film Festival Presents Film At 5 “Our Eagles”, Hotel Winneshiek, 5 pm

Joe and Vicki Price, Riverside on the Root, Lanesboro, 5-9pm

FWD Movement Sunday Ride! Ride with rad women – all riders from beginner to experienced are invited to check out Decorah mountain bike trails. Registration online!

All Wheekend:
May 15-17:
Spring Grove Syttende Mai Celebration!

Congratulations to all the area graduates! Good luck (and maybe get a membership to Inspire(d) Magazine so you can keep getting positive news about home…sent in the mail!) 🙂


Wheekend! April 24-26, 2015


Fun alert: Midwest Music Fest! Bluff Country Studio Tour! Earth Week Celebrations! Plus lots of live music, workshops, and other great events happening. Check out the April 24-26, 2015 #wheekend, folks!

Friday, April 24:
Live in the Lobby: Paul Lawrence, Hotel Winneshiek, 6 pm

Earth Week Poetry/Prose Reading & Competition (Prizes!), ArtHaus, Decorah, 7-10pm

Evergreen Grass Band, The Haymarket, Decorah, 10 pm

The Fabulous Baloney Skins, Nob Hill, Decorah, 7:30-11:30 pm

Blue Mountain Ramblers, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Saturday, April 25:
Decorah World Tai Chi and Qigong Day, Luther College Soccer Fields (rain location Regents Center), 8-9 am

Volunteers needed: Earth Week Tree Planting! Decorah, 9am-1pm

Hazardous Waste and Appliance/Electronics Clean-Up day, Winneshiek County Recycling Center, Freeport, 9am-3 pm

Guitar Re-string and Food Drive Event, Kephart-West Music, Decorah, 9am-5 pm

Tiny House Workshop, Valders 206, Luther College, 10 am

25th Annual Decorah Time Trials mountain bike race, Decorah, 2 pm

Coffee Hour with Angie Bailey, Dragonfly Books, Decorah, 2 pm

Spring Tea Ceremony and Wabi Sabi Workshop (age 10 and up), Decorah Public Library, 2-4:30 pm

Spring Fling Benefit, Kickapoo Valley Reserve, La Farge, 3-9 pm

The Ziegfried Underground – Proceeds go to Decorah Lawn Chair Night, Hotel Winneshiek, 8-11 pm

Mischief and Mayhem Dueling Pianos, The Inwood, Spillville, 7 pm

Catherine & Ted Parish w/ Sandler, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm

Joe and Vicki Price (Vicki’s birthday and their wedding anniversary!), Turkey River Saloon, Clermont

Sunday, April 26:
Volunteers Needed! Decorah Beautification Day, Citywide Decorah, 1-5 pm

Live in the Lobby: Jake Manders, Hotel Winneshiek, Decorah, 3 pm

Members Appreciation Night, Porterhouse Museum, Decorah, 7 pm

All Wheekend:
Midwest Music Fest! Winona

Bluff Country Studio Art Tour! (Studios open 10am-5pm)

Women of the Wild! Camp Tahigwa, rural Decorah

Earth Week Celebrations continue!

Rymonji Family Weekend (registration required by April 24 – TODAY!)

Tropical Spring Fling – Iowa Wine Trail event, Winneshiek Wildberry Winery, Decorah