National Loon Center holds St. Patricks Day trivia

Next event is bingo and loon and lakes facts at Snarky loon in Jenkins.

Mary Jo Fitsvold and Shannon Watters were the emcees for the Thursday, March 16, 2023, St. Patrick's Day themed trivia game at 14 Lakes Brewery in Crosslake.
Contributed / Shannon Watters

CROSSLAKE — Mary Jo Fitsvold and Shannon Watters emceed another Loon and Lakes Trivia (with a twist of St. Patty’s Day Trivia!!) on Thursday, March 16, 2023 on behalf of Whitefish Area Property Owners Association and The National Loon Center. 14 Lakes Brewery had a full and rowdy crowd with lots of green and lots of beer. Some of the question highlights included:

  1. How many eggs does a single zebra mussel produce in one year? 100,000 to 500,000 eggs.
  2. According to Irish folklore, what do leprechauns do for a living? Shoemakers.
  3. How many state parks are there in Minnesota? 66 state parks
  4. What 1981 film starring Katharine Hepburn and Jane Fonda features an aging couple who spends their summers at a cottage. A scene shows loons calling, "welcoming them home." It might be the first movie to use loon calls. "On Golden Pond"

More events are listed at and . The next event scheduled is Bingo and Loon and Lakes Facts at Snarky Loon in Jenkins from 7-9 p.m. on April 27, 2023.

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