Photo of a snow sculpture

In the last week of January, the University of Minnesota Crookston will host a free snow sculpting activity on Friday, January 25 at 10 a.m. Trey Everett, from UMN Crookston, and Gary Stegman will be leading the snow sculpting activity. UMN Crookston students, faculty, and staff as well as the entire Crookston Community are welcome to assist. Dress appropriately. Sculpting will take place near Kiehle Building.

While the sculpture will take much of the day, UMN Crookston will host a reveal party Friday, January 31 from 4 p.m. to 5:30 pm. Snacks, coca-cola beverages, and free game passes for the Men and Women’s Golden Eagle Basketball games will be available.

The North Dakota Klezmer Ensemble will perform in Kiehle Rotunda on Friday, January 31 to kick off the Reveal Party event. The reveal is also open to everyone. 

Below is the schedule for the reveal party:

  • January 31 - 4:00 to 8pm
  • 3:30-5:30 p.m. Sculpture reveal and interactivity
  • 4-5:30 p.m. Kiehle Rotunda - gathering to enjoy the North Dakota Klezmer ensemble
  • light snacks prior to the Men and Women's BB against Southwest Minnesota State.
  • 4-5:30 p.m. Games for kids in the Wellness Center
  • 5:30-8:30 p.m. Men and Women's BB games in Lysaker

About UMN Crookston

One of five campuses in the University of Minnesota System, the University of Minnesota Crookston cultivates curiosity by engaging students in hands-on learning connecting theory to practice. As the experienced leader in delivering education online, the Crookston campus offers a distinctive learning environment providing personal attention and mentorship to develop leaders, lifelong learners, and engaged citizens. Visit Crookston at 

About UMN

The University of Minnesota System, with campuses in Crookston, Duluth, Morris, Rochester, and the Twin Cities, is driven by a singular vision of excellence. We are proud of our land-grant mission of world-class education, groundbreaking research, and community-engaged outreach, and we are unified in our drive to serve Minnesota. Learn more at

Story Contact: Shawn Smith