Big River Teacher Workshops
Workshop attendance is required of all teachers unless they have completed the workshop in the past 10 years.The advanced workshop is recommended for experienced BRJ teachers.
At Fort Snelling State Park Visitor Center
(enter park from Post Rd, southwest of airport)
At the basic workshop teachers will:
The Advanced Workshop is currently under review, look for a revised workshop soon!
Call the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area at 651-293-8414 (Brian Goodspeed).
Workshop cost (donation): $20/person or $30/school (nonrefundable) is requested to help defray workshop expenses. Make check payable to "Mississippi National River & Recreation Area"; write "BRJ workshop donation" on the memo line. Send to:
Attn: Brian Goodspeed
Mississippi National River & Recreation Area
111 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101-1256
Did You Know?
At Lake Onalaska, near LaCrosse WI, the Mississippi River is about 4 miles wide. The combination of water held behind Lock and Dam #7 and water held by damming the Black River form this broad reach of the Mississippi River.