Traditions of the Trading Post: Moose to Moccasins Event
Where: North West Company Fur Post, Pine City.
When: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday
What: Watch and help as costumed experts explain how to turn a moose hide into moccasins. It’s part of an ongoing demonstration series about lost arts such as hide scraping, sewing birch bark and making twine.
How far: About 1.5 miles west of Pine City.
Details: $8 adults, $6 senior and college students, $5 children ages 6-17; free, 5 and under and Minnesota Historical Society members. 320-629-6356, www.mnhs.org.