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The Venture North Episode Guide

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Season 26 
 

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Episode
Program Number
1
2601

 

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Carmen Olejniczak: Jeweler
Story

Jeweler Carmen Olejniczak creates art inspired by flowers and leaves.


Flower Pounding
Story

Living plants are used for their pigments to create delicate impressions on clothes.


Grand Portage State Park
Two Minute Tour

Join us as we tour the Grand Portage State Park.


Hiking Minnesota with Kids
Northwoods Reader

Mary Bauer has assembled terrific hikes with accompanying scavenger hunts that kids will love.


Rock Climbing with Positive Energy
Story

Climb one of the area's most scenic rock outcrops with positive energy and expert guides.


Episode
Program Number
2
2602

 

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Zenith
Northwoods Reader

Zenith: A Postcard Perspective of Historic Duluth follows the Lake Superior region's colorful history from the last ice age, through early native cultures, to the birth of Duluth and Superior.


Episode
Program Number
3
2603

 

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Schoolhouses of Minnesota
Northwoods Reader

Schoolhouses of Minnesota is a magical foray into the nearly forgotten world of one-acre school grounds, kerosene lanterns, coal-burning stoves, and old desks that eventually had sixty years’ worth of initials scraped into them.


Episode
Program Number
4
2604

 

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Black & Brown Faces in America's Wild Places, The
Northwoods Reader

The author sought out 20 other African Americans with deep connections to nature and asked them about their experiences.


Episode
Program Number
5
2605

 

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Minnesota Weather Almanac
Northwoods Reader

Through charts, maps, and reader-friendly text, Seeley measures Minnesota’s history in terms of high temperatures, significant rainfall, and devastating blizzards.


Episode
Program Number
6
2606

 

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Don Koestner
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
7
2607

 

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101 Ways to Help Birds
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
8
2608

 

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Packers "Verses" Vikings
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
9
2609

 

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Lost in the Wild
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
10
2610

 

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Prairie Relations, Book 1
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
11
2611

 

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Noah's Mittens
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
12
2612

 

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Amphibians & Reptiles of the North Woods
Northwoods Reader


Episode
Program Number
13
2613

 

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Town Ball
Northwoods Reader