Lake Vermilion

Northeast Regional Workshop

Friday, September 13, 2019

9:30am – 3pm (Optional hike until 5pm)

Jay Cooke State Park



This day-long regional workshop will offer the opportunity for friends group members to network with and learn from each other. Discuss topics like membership, outreach, advocacy, and project planning.

A light breakfast and lunch will be served. Drinking water and coffee will be available.

TimeAgenda (tentative)
9:30amCheck-in, light breakfast, social
10:00amWelcome, introductions
10:30amSession 1
11:30amSession 2
12:20pmLunch, social
1:00pmSession 3
2:00pmSession 4
3:30pmOptional outdoor experience
5:00pmEvent ends


$15 until 8/23

$20 until 9/9

Limited Scholarships Available

Registration will remain open until noon on Monday, September 9, 2019.

Jay Cooke State Park

Jay Cooke State Park map


River Inn Pavilion

780 Highway 210

Carlton, MN 55718



The meeting space and restroom facilities are handicapped accessible.

Meeting Space

The River Inn Interpretive Center provides the indoor gathering space for this event. Participants will be situated at picnic tables. Weather permitting, we may sit outside for lunch.

Park Entrance

Each vehicle entering the state park is required to have a state park daily or annual pass. Daily passes can be purchased at the park entrance for $7. Annual permits can be purchased at the park entrance or online for $35.


There is a parking lot near the interpretive center. Don’t forget to carpool!

What to Bring

  • If you chose the “pay later” option, bring a check or cash to pay for registration
  • Notetaking implements (paper, pen)
  • Money for a state park permit—if you don’t already have one
  • If joining the hike, bring a water bottle, snack, clothing appropriate for the weather, etc.

Jay Cooke State Park offers these additional reasons to attend...