Events

Border to Border Broadband

October 25 - 26, 2017

Bridging the Gaps – Expanding the Impact   Drawing inspiration from around the state, this year’s conference will showcase a variety of approaches that rural communities have developed to expand broadband’s impact, leverage investments, and bridge the digital divide. Join policy makers, economic and community development professionals, and community broadband champions from across the state for … Continued

Lake City Area

October 9 - 13, 2017

Retreat Dates: October 9-13, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: November 21, 2017 Workshop II Date: January 30, 2018 Workshop III Date: March 20, 2018 *workshop locations to be announced*   You can start your New Application or download the PDF Application. if you have already started the process, click the following … Continued

Two Harbors Area

September 18 - 22, 2017

Retreat Dates: September 18-22, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: November 14, 2017 Workshop II Date: January 23, 2018 Workshop III Date: March 13, 2018 *workshop locations to be announced*   You can start your New Application or download the PDF Application. if you have already … Continued

Lanesboro Area

March 13 - 17, 2017

Retreat Dates: March 13-17, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: May 16, 2017 Workshop II Date: July 25, 2017 Workshop III Date: October 3, 2017 *workshops to be held at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

Leech Lake, Red Lake, White Earth

May 8 - 12, 2017

Retreat Dates: May 8-12, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop Dates: August 15-16, 2017 *workshop location to be announced*   You can start your New Application or download the PDF Application.    if you have already started the process, click the following link to Complete Your Saved Application.  

Bovey Coleraine Area

April 3 - 7, 2017

Retreat Dates: April 3-7, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: May 30, 2017 Workshop II Date: August 8, 2017 Workshop III Date: October 24, 2017 *workshop locations to be announced*   You can start your New Application or download the PDF Application.    if you have already started the process, click the following link … Continued

Park Rapids Area

March 27 - 31, 2017

Retreat Dates: March 27-31, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: May 23, 2017 Workshop II Date: August 1, 2017 Workshop III Date: October 17, 2017 *workshop locations to be announced*   You can start your New Application or download the PDF Application.    if you have already started the process, click the following link to Complete … Continued

Fergus Falls Area

February 27 - March 3, 2017

Retreat Dates: February 27-March 3, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: May 2, 2017 Workshop II Date: June 27, 2017 Workshop III Date: September 12, 2017 *workshop locations to be announced*   Retreat Pre-Work: 1. Blandin Community Leadership Programs Forms 2. Complete the Background Information Inventory form by following the personal link … Continued

Bemidji Area

February 13 - 17, 2017

Retreat Dates: February 13-17, 2017 (to be held at Sugar Lake Lodge – Grand Rapids, MN) Workshop I Date: April 11, 2017 Workshop II Date: June 13, 2017 Workshop III Date: August 22, 2017 *workshop locations to be announced*   Retreat Pre-Work: 1. Blandin Community Leadership Programs Forms 2. Complete the Background Information Inventory form by following the personal link provided … Continued