ISHPEMING - A program commemorating the 95th year of Finnish independence will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Ishpeming Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame.
The Rev. Rudy Kemppainen will lead those assembled in opening devotions. Musicians Tanja Stanaway and Marilyn Savolainen will entertain with violin music, and everyone will sing the Finnish national anthem, "Maamme".
Honorary Finnish Consul James Kurtti will speak and "The Nordic War" will be shown, a film which depicts Finland's battle for independence. Admission is free, however, a free-will donation will be taken for the refreshments. For more information, call 226-7085.