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Dinner at the Lake – February
February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$35
Omashkooz: Returning a Native
Omashkooz is the Ojibwe word for elk. Mike will talk about the efforts of the Fond du Lac Band, the University of Minnesota and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to investigate the feasibility of restoring elk to parts of northeast Minnesota. He’ll talk about the history and ecology of elk in the eastern United States and the process for restoring elk to northeast Minnesota.
Appetizers start at 6:00 p.m.; presentation following dinner
Dinner at the Lake meal and presentation:
Adults: $35; Children ages 5-12 yrs: $17
If making reservations that includes children, please phone in your reservation to 320-245-2648.
Make it a getaway and stay overnight!
Add a private overnight lodging room for $50 per room (sleeps up to 4 adults) – includes linens. Call 320-245-2648 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to add lodging.
Mike Schrage has been the wildlife biologist for the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa since 1995 where he is expected to be the expert on everything from tribal treaty rights to moose biology to the proper care and handling of baby robins that have fallen out of the nest. He is a graduate of the University of Idaho and Virginia Tech and a resident of Duluth.