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Rail River Folk School
September 8, 2016
Rebuilding cultural connections: Folk school details infrastructure improvement goals to continue mission
BEMIDJI -- Rail River Folk School in downtown Bemidji opened its doors to the public Thursday evening to get input on the program’s future....
September 8, 2016 - 8:12pm
College Kickoff Tour Friday at Rail River
BEMIDJI -- Midwest Music will present a College Kickoff Tour from 7 p.m. to midnight Friday at the Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. Attendees must be 18 years of age or older. Cost is $10 at the door. The lineup will feature The Inceptions and include NicoJefe, Nasty...
September 8, 2016 - 8:32am
September 7, 2016
CITY: Public invited for input at two meetings on Bemidji growth
BEMIDJI—Bemidji residents are encouraged to attend a pair of public meetings Thursday evening outlining plans for growth and development in the city. The first meeting will take place at Rail River Folk School, focusing on the progression of the rail corridor sector of Bemidji....
September 7, 2016 - 1:54pm
June 11, 2016
Harmony Co-op to receive new exterior mural
BEMIDJI -- In partnership with the Bemidji Participatory Arts Collective, Beltrami Wellness Education for Long Life, the Bemidji Community Food Shelf and the Rail River Folk School, Harmony Natural Foods Co-op will receive a new exterior mural June 18.A community mural installation...
June 11, 2016 - 5:11pm
May 14, 2016
Community painting, planting party May 21
BEMIDJI -- A community painting and planting party has been scheduled noon to 3 p.m. May 21 at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW in Bemidji.The event is being put on by the Bemidji Participatory Arts Collective, in collaboration with artist Mary Therese, Harmony Foods Co-op,...
May 14, 2016 - 2:29pm
March 15, 2016
Patt Rall: 'The Dining Room' hits the mark
If You Go: What: "The Dining Room," a play by A.R. Gurney When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday Where: Rail River Folk School,...
March 15, 2016 - 7:12pm
December 6, 2015
The sound of conversation: Pecha Kucha performed at the Rail River Folk School
BEMIDJI — The few strands of light draped over the audience — coming from a few lamps around the room — set the perfect mood for a night...
December 6, 2015 - 12:43am
October 4, 2015
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
BEMIDJI— For the past year, Chris Holm and his fellow The Fattenin' Frogs bandmates have been working together to create their third album...
October 4, 2015 - 12:31am
September 24, 2015
Kairos Alive! Dance Hall event scheduled for Sunday
BEMIDJI -- Kairos Alive! Dance Hall, an all ages dance party that blends artist and audience participation to create a fun-filled time, will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. Music will be provided by “The Clean Starts Band”...
September 24, 2015 - 9:54am
August 27, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community dance brought joy to many
On Aug. 19, we were gifted with the opportunity to attend an all-inclusive intergenerational community dance at Rail River Folk School. This event that will remain upon our hearts always. There was laughter and joy shared, music and friendship in enormous and happy measure, and hospitality...
August 27, 2015 - 12:06am
August 21, 2015
Climate change discussion Saturday
BEMIDJI -- A panel of national environmental and social justice advocates will take part in a panel on climate change on Saturday in Bemidji. The event is scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m. at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. The panel discussion is from 7 to 8:30 p.m....
August 21, 2015 - 9:49am
April 3, 2015
VIDEO: The Beat Cafe goes on
BEMIDJI -- Independent National Public Radio affiliate KAXE/KBXE presented a live radio show of spoken word and music Friday night. For the third...
April 3, 2015 - 8:27pm
August 31, 2014
Rollin' and rockin' down the River Road
BEMIDJI -- A different type of train will be rollin' through Bemidji this week. On Tuesday and Wednesday, Mr. B's Joybox Express will stop...
August 31, 2014 - 12:57am
June 28, 2014
Festival of culture: Second annual Indigenous Arts Festival held in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Brightly colored dancers with extravagant headdresses and regalia danced to songs passed from generation to generation Saturday as...
June 28, 2014 - 11:26pm
June 25, 2014
Indigenous Art Festival set for Saturday
The Indigenous Arts Festival will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad Street SW. The event features an open-air indigenous art market, with artist and powwow demonstrations, local American Indian performing artists and opening...
June 25, 2014 - 4:49pm