Wolf Ridge

Grand Opening – May 5, 2018

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    Come see Minnesota's newest green building.

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    Check out the new solar power and hot water.

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    Architects and trade partners will be on hand to share stories.

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    Learn how the Living Building Challenge makes for unique construction.

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    Views from the second story wow the students.

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    Hope you will join us to cut the ribbon May 5.

Join us in celebrating one of the most sustainably built facilities in America!

Saturday, May 5

12:00 – Lunch and keynote speaker, meteorologist Paul Douglas
2:00 – Ribbon cutting
2:45 – Tours of the new dorm


Come for lunch and take a tour of the Minnesota’s newest and green building.  You will see the results of a building renovated toLiving Building Challenge (LBC) standards, the toughest international standard for net zero energy, water use,social responsibility, and more. Keynote speaker, Paul Douglas, will share inspiring stories that will help us all see how the Margaret a. Cargill Lodge’s LBC efforts fit into the global picture.


After Saturday’s program and lunch, explore the North Shore for the rest of the weekend. The waterfalls at the State Parks should be in great form, the spring wild flowers will (hopefully) be showing off their colors.


A discounted block of rooms has been reserved at the AmericInn in Silver Bay. We want you and yours to be a part of this historic celebration. So bring the whole family and consider making this a North Shore weekend.


Please RSVP by April 25 so we can include you in the lunch count.