November Programs

November means hockey season is underway and to tie in to the regions love of hockey and the Native American culture that surrounds us, Henry Boucha will be touring the Arrowhead region visiting libraries, schools, community centers and, of course, hockey arenas!

Henry Boucha, author
of Henry Boucha, Ojibwa-Native American
 will present free programs about his life growing up in Warroad, becoming
an Olympic and NHL hockey player and how his Ojibwa roots have helped him
persevere through challenges and tragedies to become a leader in raising
awareness about Native American athletes today. 
The program, including a display of Olympic & NHL hockey
memorabilia, will be offered at the following
dates and locations:

Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Baudette Public
Thursday, November 6, 2014, 3:30 p.m. at the International Falls Public Library 
Friday, November 7, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at the Silver Bay Public Library 
Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at the Two Harbors
Public Library 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Eveleth
Public Library 
Thursday, November 13, 2014, Noon at the Virginia Public
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Hibbing Memorial Building
Arena, Little Theater 
Friday, November 14, 2014, 10:30 a.m. at the Aurora
Public Library 
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at the Duluth Public Library 
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
at the Cloquet Public Library 
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at the Babbitt Public
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Greenway High School, Coleraine 
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Moose Lake
Public Library 
Friday, November 21, 2014, 1:30 p.m. at the Grand Marais
Public Library 
Monday, November 24, 2014, 7:00 p.m. at the Grand Rapids Area Library 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 6:00 p.m. at the Mt. Iron Public Public

Moose Lake Public Art Project

In October the Moose Lake Public Library held an open house celebrating the completion of their public art project.  The Mayor, ALS director, artists and others spoke at the dedication.

Coming in December/January
Kristy Johnson from Sacred Designs will be presenting a program about the art and history of Henna Body Art. This
free program will include the history and culture of henna through the ages as
well as how to mix and apply pure, natural henna.  The Duluth Public Library had a sneak peak at the program in October.  Watch this local news broadcast to learn more.