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Finn Fest 2013 Informational Meeting is June 28

HANCOCK, MI - An informational meeting about an opportunity to host FinnFest 2013 in the Keweenaw will take place Monday, June 28, 2010, 9:00 a.m., at the Finlandia University Finnish American Heritage Center. All interested community members are invited to attend.

Finlandia University has been invited by FinnFest USA to consider hosting FinnFest in July 2013. Community participation will be essential in planning this event, which could bring up to 10,000 visitors to the Keweenaw.  The initial response to this meeting will be an early indicator as to whether there is sufficient commitment to move forward with planning for this event.

Special guest K. Marianne Wargelin, president of FinnFest USA, will be in attendance to discuss this opportunity and answer questions.  A continental breakfast will be served.

For further information, please contact Duane Aho, Finlandia EVP for external relations, at 906-487-7349 or duane.aho@finlandia.edu.