Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center on the campus of Northern Michigan University is sponsoring events during February celebrating Finnish traditions, culture and people of Finnish heritage and calling it FINNtastic February.
Center Director Dan Truckey joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to outline the month’s events.
Truckey said the month features a wide variety of events, ranging from concerts to hands-on workshops.
The celebration kicks off this Saturday, February 7, at 7 p.m. at Reynolds Recital Hall on NMU’s campus with the Beaumier Coffee House Series, featuring Aallotar and Eli Hebel.
Truckey added there are exhibits, presentations and more going on all month on campus featuring Finnish heritage, culture and identity.