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Midsummer 2016 at St Mary’s – Saturday
June 25, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Midsummer at St. Mary’s was begun in 2011 as a fundraiser to help restore the lovely building. A committee of local people is working on both the June fundraiser and the restoration of the church. An addition is being planned which will contain a kitchen, bathroom facilities and space to house programs in the arts, health care, senior citizen activities and craft facilities, and various other educational programs.
Midsummer 2016: Celebrating France, the Voyageurs, and Native Americans
After 128 years in one Tower, MN location, St. Mary’s Hall (formerly St. Mary’s Episcopal Church) was moved to the historic center of Tower across from the Civic Center. You are welcome to celebrate with the LVCC Board of Directors and The Midsummer Committee.
Saturday’s events include:
1:30 – Author, William Durbin: “On the Trail of the Voyageurs, the Fur Trade on Lake Vermilion”
3:00 – Jaime Brennan and Molly Olson, instructors from the Ely Folk School: North Woods Skills, Past and Present”
5:00 – Social Hour
6:00 – Dinner
7:15 – Program