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We are pleased to announce Kinship Partners will be hosting its 29th Annual Taste of the Lakes on Friday, November 17, 2017, at Grandview Lodge in Nisswa. Come and celebrate with your friends, family, and co-workers at this gourmet dining event and help support Kinship Partners.

*A limited number of tickets will be sold and must be purchased in advance*
Tickets will go on sale mid-September 2017

Beer/Wine Tasting 5:30-7:00 PM
Chef’s Presentations 7:00-8:00 PM
Program 8:00 PM
Chef Awards 8:30 PM

Blue Moon Jazz Quintet – Live jazz and popular music played by a professional
ensemble with drums, upright bass, guitar, trumpet and saxophone.
You will love the bright sound of jazz standards, funk and blues.
Chris Fogderud – Trumpet, Vocals
Mike Sommerness – Saxophopne
Greg Breen – Bass
Malcolm Rosenberger – Drums
Jim Olsen – Guitar

Become a 2017 Taste of the Lakes Sponsor
The funds raised at Taste of the Lakes provide dedicated volunteers to hundreds of children each year, and we want you to be a part of it. As a sponsor, you will enjoy many benefits including recognition before and during the event as well as tickets to Taste of the Lakes (benefits determined by sponsorship level).  For questions about sponsoring this event, please contact Marilyn Holmvig at 218.454.8014 or via email

Join a Kinship Partners event committee
Kinship Partners events are run by volunteer committees who work closely with our Events Coordinator. Volunteering on an event committee is a great way to support and get to know Kinship Partners, especially if you don’t think volunteering as a mentor is right for you at this time.

Find out more about joining one of our event committees by contacting Kinship at 218.829.4606 or via email at