Friday, September 14, 2007

Support groups

To get your group listed or for more information about these groups, please e-mail Northland CORE at

Northland CORE is on facebook. You are invited to join to keep up-to-date with Northland CORE activities.

Duluth area

(Families Enriching Education Together)
Cloquet/Esko area. Enrichment classes. Meet Tuesdays and Fridays.

Our Lady of Victory Educators
Duluth. A Catholic group that meets for enrichment classes on the first and third Tuesday of each month as well as Moms’ meetings/support group meetings the second Friday of each month. Both activities meet at St. Benedict’s. Contact: Cassi Beamer at

BAHA (Bemidji Area Homeschoolers Association)
BAHA offers an emailed newsletter and various weekly/monthly events and networks with other regional support groups. Contacts: Linda Simonson at (218) 987-2251.

HEY/Home Educators & Youth
Biwabik, MN. Contact: Scott and Melody Dane at

Sonrise Scholars
Cambridge, MN. Co-op classes twice a month, mom’s meetings once a month. Yearly events (arts and academic fair, field day), field trips.Contact: Shannon Shogren at

Grand Rapids Area
Contact: Jerry and Nanette Berg at nanberg@grandnet.comPO Box 373, Hill City, MN 55748

Christian Homeschool Fellowship

A new co-op in Superior, Wis., accepting members.Meets Thursdays, from 1-3 p.m. at North BayCommunity Church at 7325 Ogden Ave., Superior.All ages from K-12 are welcome to participate. Parents take turns leading activities. Contact

Apples of Gold NewsletterApples of Gold News e-zine — A newsletter and online magazine serving larger Douglas and St. Louis Counties and beyond, written from a Christian world view. The website provides a forum of support and encouragement through postings of area homeschooling events, opportunities, activities, and resources, as well as articles on a variety of homeschooling topics. We also love to showcase student work. (See the Young Ambassadors' page.) Drop by the site often for frequent updates of events, used curriculum & books for sale, and the Apple-a-Day blog. Apples of Gold sponsors a yearly book sale in held in Superior, and homeschoolers are welcome to post their used curriculum on the site. Contact Naomi Musch at (715) 399-2207 Her website: