The name of the Bulgarian Spring Celebration is Martinitsa. In our town, the celebration brings together the local Bulgarian performing groups for a music and dance party. Martinitsa takes place Sat march 3 at the Amsterdam in St Paul. The kid-friendly portion starts at 6, and the party is adults only after 10, Four groups will perform, including the Mila Vocal Ensemble.
Dreary November days can’t keep red squirrels and humans alike from making the necessary winter preparations. In this edition of Wildersmith on the Gunflint, Fred marvels at the animal world’s ability to maximize the snow-free days on the cusp of winter.