Heikinpaiva Mid-Winter Festivalhttp://www.pasty.com/heikki
Celebrate the mid-point of winter with a weeks worth of Finnish related activites. Events include classes in nisu making and Finnish baking, traditional tablet weaving and 5-string kantele throughout the week, a Family Fun Night, and a Finnish hymn sing, the Club Finndigo dinner and a movie at the Calumet Theatre and the Karhun Tanssi. A Family Fun Day; a parade through downtown Hancock; Tori Markets, a polar bear dive on the Hancock waterfront; and an authentic Finnish buffet are also part of the festivities held in Hancock in late January. A complete list of activities, with times and additional information contacts, is available on the website.