A Big Walkabout Announcement

After seven years of the Winter Walkabout, we have decided to move the event from winter to fall. We will miss the snowshoeing part of our annual event, but we already have some fun new activities planned for the fall event! Here are a few reasons why we are moving the event from winter to fall: This […]

7th Annual Winter Walkabout A Success

  It was a beautiful, sunny day for the 2016 Winter Walkabout. So many happy faces were seen at the Vinland Center in Loretto, especially the raffle prize winners. Thank you to everyone involved for making the event a success! Thanks to the support of sponsors, raffle donors, fundraisers, and attendees, we raised nearly $41,000! We […]

Ready to Make Some Tracks?

Vinland Center is excited to announce its Seventh Annual Winter Walkabout, which will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2015.   “This is a fun opportunity for our supporters to get outside in the winter and see the beautiful property at Vinland’s main campus on Lake Independence,” said Mary Roehl, Vinland’s executive director. “The music, bonfire, […]

Join Vinland at Loretto Fun Fest

Image Source: pressnews.com Join us at the Loretto Fun Fest on Saturday, September 12. There will be activities for people of all ages. Vinland will be playing games, handing out prizes, and selling 50/50 Winter Walkabout raffle tickets. Last year, the 50/50 raffle winner received a $1630 cash prize! The Loretto Fun Fest begins at 3 […]

Winter Walkabout a Success

Thank you for making the 6th annual Winter Walkabout a success! Thanks to the support of sponsors, raffle donors, fundraisers, and attendees, we raised over $43,000! Thank You Sponsors! Platinumn Sponsors Bremer Bank Kraus Anderson New Horizon Gold Sponsors Operation Round-Up Restart, Inc Robert S. Starr Foundation Silver Sponsors Advanced Imaging Solutions Larkin Hoffman Attorneys […]

Get Outside and Snowshoe

Physical activity is important all year. Colder temps and less sunlight decrease many people’s motivation to workout in the winter. If you find that you have less motivation for exercise in the winter, consider trying an outdoor sport like snowshoeing. Snowshoeing is a great option for winter exercise because it offers a variety of health benefits. Snowshoeing burns […]

Get Ready for Snow!

Vinland Center is excited to announce the Sixth Annual Winter Walkabout, which will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2015. “This is a fun opportunity for our supporters to get outside in the winter and see the beautiful property at Vinland’s main campus on Lake Independence,” said Mary Roehl, Vinland’s executive director. “The music, bonfire, […]

Visit Us at Loretto Fun Fest

On September 13th, Vinland will have a booth at the Loretto Fun Fest to promote our annual 3K snowshoe fundraiser, the Winter Walkabout. The Loretto Fun Fest is celebrating its 15th year with activities for all ages. At the Fun Fest, Vinland will be playing games, handing out prizes, and selling reduced-price Winter Walkabout tickets! The regular price […]

5th Annual Winter Walkabout a Success!

The Fifth Annual Winter Walkabout raised more than $50,000 for Vinland National Center through donations, sponsorships, raffle ticket sales, and registration fees. Thank you for your generous support! Donations are still coming in, but so far we’ve raised $50,320. Thank You Sponsors! Platinumn Sponsors Bremer Bank Kraus Anderson New Horizon Gold Sponsors Restart Inc. Robert […]