Sauna Day celebration set for June 12 EMBARRASS- Join Sisu Heritage to celebrate the Finnish tradition of sauna on National Sauna Day, Saturday, June 12. The free family-friendly event is outdoors, rain or shine, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nelimark Homestead and Museum in Embarrass. A lunch of Finnish beef mojakka will be available. There will be games for kids and adults, demonstrations and door prizes. Traveling saunas and Lamppa sauna stoves will be on display. Shannon Gunderson will provide the music. The Farmstead Artisans gift shop will be open, offering free coffee and selling an array of handmade and homemade goodies, including pulla. The shop has aprons, notecards, T-shirts, Finnish ceramics, books, rugs and much more. Tour the museum rooms, the buildings on the grounds, including the historic sauna, and the old farm implements. National Sauna Day is sponsored by these generous local businesses: C&C Winger Construction, Mealey’s Gift and Sauna Shop, Wintergreen Northern Wear, Embarrass-Vermillion Credit Union and Benville Service. The Nelimark is located on Hwy. 21 at the intersection with Salo Rd., across from the fire hall.