Current Arb Happenings

Feb 13

Candlelight Ski

A luminary cross country ski in the Upper Arboretum with a free will donation to benefit the Northfield High School Cross Country Ski team.

Saturday, February 13th, 2016
5:30 – 7:30 pm / Upper Arboretum
Poster for Candlelight Ski Fundraiser 2016

Who: YOU!

What: Northfield Nordic Ski Team and Carleton College invite you to join us for a luminary night cross country ski in the Upper Arboretum- A benefit activity for the Northfield Nordic Ski Team.

When: Saturday February 13, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: The event starts in the parking lot on the back side of the Carleton Recreation Center, near the Water tower.  There will be a check-in table located at the start of the Start/Finish area of the trail.  Please enter and exit near this table.

Why: For fun and to help the Northfield High School Cross Country Ski Team purchase a team tent for races and events!

Cost: No set cost, but as this is a benefit activity free-will donations are strongly encouraged. Please make contributions payable to: Northfield Nordic Ski Team. Donations will be accepted at the time of registration.

Additional Details: Ski a 1.5K luminary trail and then warm up by a camp fire with marshmallows in the three oaks area.  The trail will be one directional with a groomed trail for skate and classic skiing.

You can pre-register at Toms Downtown Bicycles, or by mail C/O Ken Drivdahl,

All are welcome to join in, this is a family friendly activity, but please leave four footed family members at home. Get out there and enjoy the trails! Young families are encouraged to come at twilight.

Sponsored by Arb Studies. Contact: Hannah L. Marty