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Deep Portage to host Winter Rendezvous on Jan. 25

Deep Portage Learning Center invites everyone to participate in the 35th annual Winter Rendezvous, a fun-filled day of old-time games and activities, on Saturday, Jan. 25.

Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m., and the day will wrap up with an awards ceremony beginning at 2 p.m.

Journey back in time and learn about the cultural heritage of Minnesota. Activities will be based on traditions from lumberjacks, voyageurs and Native Americans.

Try your hand at events such as the tomahawk toss, snowsnakes, spear throwing using atlatls, the cross-cut saw, trap shooting, northwoods curling and many more. Fee is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12, seniors and Deep Portage members. Lunch is an additional $5 for adults and $3 for children, seniors and members. Feel free to bring your own bag lunch.

For reservations or more information, call Deep Portage at 218-682-2325 or 888-280-9908, or email Visit or the Facebook page at

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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