Our 2017 Unplugged celebration has ended—please join us next year, September 14-16, 2018.
Take a look at our 2017 fall fundraiser event details below, and see our upcoming events list for more opportunities to celebrate on the North Shore..
Celebrate community, music, craft, and storytelling along the lakeshore at our classic Fall fundraiser. Kevin Kling, Prudence Johnson, Dan Choinard, Claudia Schmidt, Dane Stauffer, Simone Perrin, and special guests Jon Vezner and Don Henry perform Saturday night. Stay for the whole weekend! See the full event schedule here
Featured Performance: Kevin Kling and Friends
September 16, 2017 at 7pm
Storyteller Kevin Kling and 7 guest performers come to the Unplugged stage for a show featuring stories, music, and more.
You can hear a few of Kevin Kling's stories on his website. He will be joined on stage by Prudence Johnson, Dan Chouinard, Claudia Schmidt, Dane Stauffer, Simone Perrin, and special guests Jon Vezner and Don Henry.
Flannel Formal Gala
September 15, 2017 in the evening
Celebrate 20 years of building community through traditional craft with a live auction and 5-course meal prepared by 5 of the North’s best chefs.
Points North Auction
September 8-17, 2017
Bid on items on campus or online to support our mission to enrich lives through traditional northern craft.
Take a close look at one of the auction's featured items, a wood/canvas canoe built by our friend Dan Strootman.
Swedish craftsman Niklas Karlsson will teach two spoon-carving classes:
Niklas will also give a public presentation on Saturday, September 17, 2017.
Folk Artisan Marketplace
September 15-16, 2017
Meet the hands-at-work behind beautiful and useful items for sale. Baskets, felted goods, carved bowls and spoons, jewelry, leather goods, and more will be available.