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Kalevala Day a Finnish-American Celebration

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

- Free

Kalevala Day Celebration – Come join us!
A Finnish-American Celebration of Kalevala Day will take place on Thursday February 28, 2019 at Kaleva Hall – 125 3rd St. N. in Virginia, MN. Kahvi (Coffee) an’ will start at 1 pm with a program at 1:30 pm. All are Welcome. Kalevala Day recognizes the Epic Poetry of Finnish Folklore and Myths of the Kalevala in long ago Finland. You will hear the tale of the Great Pike Fish that didn’t get away! Find out just what happened to those mammoth fish bones and how they still bring music to our hearts today. We will hear how the Kalevala influenced our Finnish-American ancestors as they immigrated to northern Minnesota. Come partake in the “always” delicious Ladies of Kaleva Coffee an’. No admission fee, although a donation of $5 or more to the preservation and maintenance of Kaleva hall would be very much appreciated. Kiitos

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Date:
February 28
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Kaleva Hall
125 3rd St N
Virginia, MN 55746 United States
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