Date and Time Event Short Description Location Cost
Sunday, 1 October 1:00pm – 4:00pm Opening Reception for Public Immerse yourself in this worldclass exhibition as we kick off the three-month exhibit of The Saint John’s Bible. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Weekdays 10:00am – 2:00pm or by appointment Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral: The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition View the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible: the full size, high quality bound reproduction Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral, Fargo Free
Throughout the exhibit period on weekdays 11:30am – 1:30pm Rex Café: Minnesota Comfort Food Enjoy Minnesota comfort food. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Price of meal and drink
October – December During Opening Hours Illuminations in Fiber: Inspired by The Saint John’s Bible – an Exhibit of Fiber Art Illuminations in Fiber: Inspired by The Saint John’s Bible is an exhibit of fiber art created by the local Designing Quilters group HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
October – December During Opening Hours Northern Light Stitchers:  Inspired Stitches Inspired Stitches is a display of hand-stitched items embroidered by U.S. and international needleworkers HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included withMuseum Admission
September – December During public viewing hours (1 to 5 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays) “The Book” and Special Display of Manuscripts and Miniatures An unique opportunity to view rare books and manuscripts The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum in Moorhead Free
For the Month of October Fargo Public Library Business Hours Image and Word: A Different Art Exhibition View an inspiring exhibition of watercolor by local artists using lettering to tell a visual story Downtown Fargo Public Library Free
For the Month of October Luna Business Hours Word and Image: An Art Exhibition View an inspiring exhibiton of calligraphy that dances and sings Luna Coffee, Fargo Free
Every Day Monday to Saturday during Opening Hours Moorhead Library Exhibit of Books and Art related to The Saint John’s Bible exhibit Stop by the Moorhead Public Library to view a display of calligraphy  books, tools, and art Moorhead Public Library Free
Weekdays Mondays-Thursdays 10:00am-2:00pm or by appointment First Presbyterian: A Self-Guided Tour of Stained Glass History and art in one building – a unique opportunity to tour an amazing building First Presbyterian Church, Fargo Free
Thursday, 5 October, and Thursday, 12 October 12:00pm – 2:00pm Calligraphy Retro Deco – Taking It Up a Notch – a Class in Modern Calligraphy Jump into the early 20th century with this modern calligraphy form in this 2 week class Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral in Fargo $69 ($64 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Saturday, 7 October 8:00am-12:00pm Justice and Forgiveness – Using Art to Tell our Stories and Explore Our World Spend the morning discussing themes of justice and forgiveness found in The Saint John’s Bible and how they can be applied to everyday leadership HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $28 ($14 for HCSCC members)
Special tours on October 7 and 14 at 10:00am with their art expert.   In October, you are welcome to participate in a self-guided tour during business hours. Tours at 10am, Self-Guided tours during office hours on weekdays Trinity Lutheran:  A Rich and Wide-Ranging Collection of Amazing Artistry Celebrate a unique collection of art, sculpture, and stained glass Trinity Lutheran Church, Moorhead Free
Tuesday, 10 October 6:00pm – 8:30 pm Bread is Basic to Life and Life Together: Challah Bread Class Make a traditional challah bread with Russ Hanson and Wendy Ward Moorhead High School $44 ($39 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Friday, 13 October 8:00pm Simchat Torah at Temple Beth El  and Presentation by William Skudlavek OSB William Skudlavek OSB of Saint John’s Abbey will present at Temple Beth El during the Simchat Torah celebration Temple Beth El In Fargo Free
Saturday, October 14, 2017; Saturday, November 11, 2017; Saturday, December 9 2:00pm for the October and December dates, 1:00pm for the November tour Igniting the Imagination: a Detailed Guided Tour of the Exhibit Learn about the history, art, and science in The Saint John’s Bible in this hour-long tour led by calligrapher Anne Kaese HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $28 ($14 for HCSCC members)
Monday nights on October 16 and 30, and November 6 6:30pm – 8:30pm Introduction to Calligraphy Classes A unique opportunity to learn Celtic Calligraphy West Fargo Public Library $15 Supply Fee
Saturday, 21 October 1:00pm – 3:00pm Decorated Letters Workshop Try some of the same techniques used to decorate letters in the Saint John’s Bible in this simple workshop with an optional tour to follow HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $24 ($19 for Moorhead School District Residents) and optional $14 for exhibit entrance and tour
Saturday, 21 October 10:00am – 11:30am How The Saint John’s Bible Was Made Learn about the time-consuming processes used to create The Saint John’s Bible HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Free with Museum Admission
Saturday, 21 October 10:00am – 3:00pm Art Experience Day Immerse yourself in a day of creating art and demonstrations of calligraphy and watercolor. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Tuesday, 24 October 5:00pm – 8:00pm Local Artist Jon Crane Opening Event and Unveiling of Red River Masters Exhibition Celebrate our local art history HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Thursday, 26 October 11:30am – 1:30pm The Magic of Making Your Own Books by Hand Create your own personalized journal, planner, or sketch book in this engaging 2-week class Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral in Fargo $69 ($64 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Saturday, 28 October 11:00pm – 1:00pm Dabble with Calligraphy Play a little with the calligraphy used in The Saint John’s Bible with calligrapher Anne Kaese HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $34 ($29 for Moorhead residents) class fee and optional $14 for exhibit entrance and tour
Saturday, 28 October 2:00pm – 4:00pm Dabble with Bookmaking Get a taste for the basics of simple bookmaking HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $39 ($34 for Moorhead residents) class fee and optional $14 for exhibit entrance and tour
Sunday, 29 October 11:00am Foods of the Bible Brunch Enjoy a delicious brunch featuring foods from biblical times while learning more about The Saint John’s Bible. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $25 Additional donations are greatly appreciated.
Wednesday, 1 November 6:30pm Wines of the Bible Wine Class Learn about wine in biblical times HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $50
For the Month of November During Luna Coffee Business Hours Image and Word: A Different Art Exhibition View an inspiring exhibiton of watercolor by local artists using images and words to tell an engaging story Luna Coffee, Fargo Free
Saturdays, 4 and 11 November 10:00am – 2:00pm Hands of Friendship Community Art Project Write, doodle, draw, or paint your story of hospitality , friendship, and how we are stronger together in our community. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Saturday, 11 November Drop in anytime between 10am – 2pm Fauna and Flora Fun Learn more about nature in The Saint John’s Bible HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Sunday, 5 November 2:00pm Women in Music and The St. John’s Bible: A Collaboration of Music and Art An afternoon of art and music with a focus on the role of women in The Saint John’s Bible. Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral in Fargo Free will offering
Tuesday, 7 November; Saturday, 2 December; Tuesday, 5 December; Tuesday, 12 December 6:00pm for all dates. 2:00pm on Saturday 2 December Seeing the Word – Listen, Think and Discuss An Image from the Exhibit Learn more about the illuminations in The Saint John’s Bible and take time to listen to the Word, the message and then discuss what you see in the art.  There are no wrong answers HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Thursdays, 9 and 16 November 11:30am-1:30pm Taking Inspiration from The Saint John’s Bible- A Dabble in Watercolor and Calligraphy Enjoy this lighthearted two-session class that focuses on artistic expression in calligraphy and watercolor Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral in Fargo $79 ($74 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Saturday, 11 November 11:00am – 12:00pm Multiculturalism in the Art and Storytelling of The Saint John’s Bible Delve into the modern aspects of cultures and storytelling incorporated in The Saint John’s Bible in this enlightening lecture HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $14 ($9 for Moorhead School District Residents) and optional $14 for exhibit entrance and tour
Tuesday, 14 November 6:00pm-8:30 pm Bread Is Basic to Life and Life Together: Italian Christmas Bread Class Make a tasty Italian Christmas bread to celebrate the season Moorhead High School $44 ($39 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Thursday, 16 November 6:30pm Santorini Wine Class   HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $50
Saturday, 18 November 10:00am – 5:00pm Pangea:  Cultivate our Cultures Festival Enjoy art demos and free admission to The Saint John’s Bible during this festival. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Free
Saturday, 18 November at 7:30pm; Sunday, 19 November at 2:00pm FM Symphony: Illuminating the Soul Enjoy the FM Symphony’s incredible performance incorporating elements from The Saint John’s Bible. NDSU Festival Concert Hall $30-$38 Adult, $14-$18 Student
Sunday, 19 November through Sunday 26 November 10:00am – 5:00pm, most days Illuminating Generosity Week A full week to focus on the generosities we are thankful for in our community HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Friday, 24 November 10:00am – 2:00pm A Day Apart Avoid the Black Friday scramble and come be at peace in the exhibition. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
December Fargo Public Library Business Hours Word and Image: An Art Exhibition View an inspiring exhibition of calligraphy by local artists Downtown Fargo Public Library Free
December Luna Coffee Business Hours Illuminating Hope:  a Calligraphic Expression of the Thoughts and Blessings People Offer Others Local artist Anne Kaese displays her art, showcasing the common threads of hope and blessing that connect people around the world Luna Coffee, Fargo Free
Saturday, 2 December 7:00pm FM Youth Symphony Music affects the soul.  Enjoy an evening of music and art as the FM Youth Symphony incorporates The Saint John’s Bible in their concert “Fruits of the Spirit”. First Presbyterian Church, Fargo $10 for Adults; $5 for Children
Tuesday, 5 December 1:30pm – 3:30pm Love in Action: The Spirituality of Dorothy Day Learn about the life of Dorothy Day and her profound effect and tireless work Presentation Prayer Center in Fargo $14 ($9 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Saturday, 9 December 4:00pm – 7:30pm Christmas with the Comstocks Join the party for old-fashioned holiday revels Comstock House, Moorhead $9 Adults, $8 Seniors, $7 Youth and Stuents, HCS and MHS members free
Saturday, 16 December; Sunday, 17 December; and Saturday 23 December 10:00am – 3:00pm “Illuminating Us, Illuminating Our Experience” Community Art Be a part of the shared experience that is The Saint John’s Bible by seeing how the exhibition moved and inspired members of the community HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Saturday, 16 December 3:00pm Holiday Traditions Talk Learn about a variety of holiday traditions in this seasonal talk HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Wednedsay, 27 December through Friday, 29 December 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sleigh Rides Enjoy a sleigh ride this holiday season. The Hjemkomst Center $4.00
Sunday, 31 December 2:00pm Closing Celebration Join us in celebrating the conclusion of Illuminating the Word: The Saint John’s Bible. HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Most Friday afternoons 1:00pm – 5:00pm (Subject to change) Watch Watercolorists in the Scriptorium See watercolorists at work most Friday afternoons HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Most Tuesday evenings, subject to change 6:00pm – 8:00pm Watch Calligraphers in the Scriptorium Watch calligraphers working on projects in a wide variety of calligraphic styles HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center Included with Museum Admission
Saturday, 2 December 11:00am – 12:30pm Women in the Art and Storytelling of The Saint John’s Bible Take a look into how women are viewed in a modern light in The Saint John’s Bible in this lecture HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $14 ($9 for Moorhead School District Residents) and optional $14 for museum entrance and tour
Sunday, 3 December 2:00pm – 4:00pm Hildegard of Bingen Learn about the life of Hildegard of Bingen, her influence, and legacy that carries on HCSCC at the Hjemkomst Center $14 ($9 for Moorhead School District Residents) plus $14 for museum  entrance and exhibition tour
Thursday, 19 October 6:00pm – 8:00pm Stained Glass Art: A Roving Session A rare opportunity to get behind the stained glass scenes with local experts Riverview Place  in Fargo $29 ($24 for Moorhead School District Residents)
Tuesday, September 5 – Saturday, November 11 1:00pm-5:00pm (Mon-Sat) Icons: A Tale of Faith, Art, and History Stop by The Spirit Room in Fargo to view the Icons exhibit by local artist Milena Marinov The Spirit Room in Fargo Free