Bid online now on great items. Online auction will be open from
Sept. 1 at 1pm – Sept. 8 at 5pm.
After the online auction closes, leading bidder notifications will be sent to the highest bidders informing them bidding continues at the live event. If no more bids are made during the live auction, then the highest online auction bid wins.
The event will be held within the open-air pavilion on the back of the historic building. This venue is open on 3.5 sides and overlooks Como Lake. Please dress for the weather.
There is ample parking on site.
Como Lakeside Pavilion (google map)
1360 Lexington Pkwy N
Saint Paul, MN 55103
A proud citizen of the Grand Portage Anishinabe Nation and manager of Grand Portage State Park, Travis Novitsky will share his spectacular nature photography.
Travis has found peace and beauty in the night sky, which lately has been his prime subject. “I have experienced many nights where the silence is deafening,” he says. “To hear that silence you need to push everything out of your mind and let yourself truly be in that moment.”
Steve Thorne was a deputy commissioner for the DNR who persisted to create several parks and trails.
This year, we recognize both 2020 and 2021 recipients, since we were unable to gather last year.
Social Hour with open bar is followed by a plated dinner, which includes a Harvest Salad of local ingredients, scallion mashed potatoes and a choice of:
Plus, regular and decaffeinated Colombian coffee.