Sunday, February 9, 2014
Urban Expedition: Finland!
At the Landmark Center, St. Paul, MN
1-3 pm; FREE
Norwegian American runesinger, Kari Tauring
Finnish American poet, Lynnette Reini-Grandell
All ages, come learn a charm to lure Pakkanen (Frost) away from our fingers!
Use our pajuja, pussy willow twigs, to whisk away the invisible haltija, winter elves that sometimes stick to us.
Watch the pageant beneath the great pole that holds up the stars as we celebrate the making of Otso (sacred bear) in runos from the Kalevala!
What are Runos?