Latest Past Events

2023 Laiskianien (Finnish Sliding) Festival

Come and have a winter's worth of fun in two days at this great little Finnish festival in Palo, MN. Mark will be on hand both days hawking his books, Finnish and non-Finnish, to everyone who walks by!


Reading and Discussion of Finnish American Fiction

North Wind Bookstore Hancock, MI

Mark will be a featured guest of North Wind Bookstore on the campus of Finlandia University in Hancock, MI as part of Heikenpäivä (winter fest) at the college.


Meet the Author

Rosemount Public Library (14395 S. Robert Trail Rosemount, MN 55068)

Mark will present a PowerPoint regarding the creation of his memoir, Duck and Cover: Things Learned Waiting for the Bomb at the lovely Steeple Center in Rosemount, MN. He'll talk a bit, read a bit, and answer questions from the audience regarding … Continue reading