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Cook County Age-Friendly Initiative is Here!

Lutsen Town Hall
116 Caribou Trail
Lutsen, Minnesota 55612

Cook County Public Health and Care Partners are pleased to introduce the Cook County Age-Friendly Initiative, a community-driven effort to enhance the quality of life for all age demographics within our beloved Cook County.  An Age-Friendly Community Assessment Need Survey for insights is available online at Paper copies are also available at Cook County Public Health and Human Services, Grand Marais Library, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic, and the HUB in Grand Marais.

Community forums will be held both in-person and via Zoom to delve into specific matters. Registration is not necessary but is recommended (Click here for registration).  Schedule of community forums:

📆🗣️ Community Forum Details: Location Date Time
Lutsen Townhall Tuesday, October 17 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Birch Grove Community Center Wednesday, October 18 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Grand Marais Library Thursday, November 2 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Hovland Townhall Wednesday, November 1 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Gunflint Mid-Trail: Schaap Community Center Wednesday, October 25 3:30 -5:00 PM
Gunflint Trails End: Seagull Lake Community Center Thursday, November 9 3:30 -5:00 PM
Grand Portage Community Center Tuesday, October 24 4:30 – 6:00 PM
Zoom® November, 10 12:00 – 1:30 PM

More information is available from Andrea Tofte at or Julie Wilson at

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