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Split Rock Lighthouse

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3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
(218) 226-6372 https://www.mnhs.org/splitrock

May 2024

North Shore Community Night

May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Free

This event is free and open to the public and registration is not required, but attendees are encouraged to RSVP. Tickets are not required for admission. Come spend an evening at Split Rock Lighthouse! On Thursday, May 23, 2024 Split Rock will be hosting our annual North Shore Community Night. Enjoy the historic site from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., listen to live music, purchase food provided by Rustic Inn, and watch the beacon be lit to kickoff the 2024…

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Author Event: “How the Birds Got Their Songs” with Travis Zimmerman and Sam Zimmerman / Zhaawanoogiizhik

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Join author Travis Zimmerman and illustrator Sam Zimmerman / Zhaawanoogiizhik as they present How the Birds Got Their Songs, newly published by MNHS Press, as part of North Shore Community Night at Split Rock Lighthouse. The two cousins collaborated to create this children’s picture book based on a family story handed down through generations and reflecting traditional knowledge from the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. Including both Ojibwemowin and English language versions, this volume encourages readers to explore…

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Author Event: “Last Entry Point” with Joe Friedrichs

May 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Free

Get ready for summer backcountry adventures with journalist and podcaster Joe Friedrichs and buy a signed copy of his new book, Last Entry Point. Drawn from his in-depth interviews with survivors and first responders as well as from personal experience, the essays in this book detail how one's luck in the Boundary Waters can turn on a dime, providing cautionary tales of how to stay safe when hiking or canoeing. The St. Louis County Timberjay praises Last Entry Point: "When…

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June 2024

Photography & Art at the Rock Featuring Travis Novitsky

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Regular Site Admission

Photography and Art at the Rock is a monthly exhibit in the lobby of the Split Rock Lighthouse Visitor Center that showcases landscape and wildlife photographers and artists of the area. For the month of June, our featured photographer is Travis Novitsky. A lifelong resident of the north shore of Lake Superior, Travis was born in Grand Marais, Minnesota and resides in Grand Portage. He is proud to be a citizen of the Grand Portage Anishinaabe Nation. He has been…

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July 2024

Photography & Art at the Rock Featuring Ken Harmon

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Regular Site Admission

Photography & Art at the Rock is a monthly exhibit in the lobby of the Split Rock Lighthouse Visitor Center that showcases local artists and photographers of the area. For the month of July, our featured photographer is Ken Harmon. Minnesota has been home to Ken Harmon since moving here in 1981, where he began regularly visiting the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) and other parts of the Minnesota Arrowhead region. Beginning in 1997, he and his wife owned a…

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Photography & Art at the Rock Featuring Ken Harmon

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2024 at 10:00 am

Split Rock Lighthouse, 3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN,55616
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Regular Site Admission

Photography & Art at the Rock is a monthly exhibit in the lobby of the Split Rock Lighthouse Visitor Center that showcases local artists and photographers of the area. For the month of July, our featured photographer is Ken Harmon. Minnesota has been home to Ken Harmon since moving here in 1981, where he began regularly visiting the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) and other parts of the Minnesota Arrowhead region. Beginning in 1997, he and his wife owned a…

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