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Join the fun this weekend.

Join the fun of our annual Women’s Weekend this Saturday and Sunday, November 2 and 3.  Look at all the events we have planned for you.
·    Sandy’s Pick what you want from the spring Neon Buddha line, and Neon Buddha will make it just for you. Relax with a $1 per minute chair massage.   
·    Abode Gallery Meet the ladies from Mirasol Farms and sample their handmade, organic body products.  Talk to stone artist Richard Erickson, jewelry artist Lucy Elliot, and painter Maria Kowalski. 
·    Stockholm General   Taste wines and specialty foods.  Saturday taste award-winning wines from local winery Villa Bellezza. 
·    Stockholm Pie Company Meet Janet Garretson, the pie lady, and try six different pies from 2 - 3 p.m.  $10 per person.  Reservations required. 715-442-5505.
·    Ingebretsen's  Learn the pattern and brush strokes to create your own Swedish sandwich board from 10 - 4.  $95 class fee covers all materials and a light snack.  Call 612-729-9333 to register.
·    Stone Fern Gallery  Stop by for a professional makeup session.  Sue Rowe, Hilarious Bear Lady, will host the event, and a Henna artist will join us, apply henna, and explain the tradition behind the art form.
·    Huggs Bubba   Watch spinning artist Joy Gerad’s spinning demonstration from 11 - 2 Saturday.
·    Black Cat Farmstead  Find out how to create your own yarn and meet the sheep who produce the wool at the Yarn Farm. 
·    Running Dog Ranch Folk Craft and Learning Center  Learn to make unique gifts for the holidays in our Scandinavian fiber arts classes.  Call 651-206-6719 to sign up.  Check us out, take a tour, and meet our friendly critters.
·    The Palate  Enjoy delicious foods that Mary of Eat Drink will stir up in our kitchen.  Get the recipes, too.
·    Widespot Performing Arts Center  Top off your Saturday at Awkward:  An Evening of Mostly True Storytelling with Music by Minneapolis actor/writer Amy Salloway and music by Patrick DuPaul starting at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $10.  Go to

Browse the shops for gifts and holiday ideas.  Relax at one of our eateries. 

We’d love to see you again,
Stockholm Merchants