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Art of the Memoir presented by Louis Porter II
May
16
to May 23

Art of the Memoir presented by Louis Porter II

Join Teaching Artist Louis Porter !! at Dayton’s Bluff Library and learn the Art of Memoir! Write and share your unique narrative in this two-part class with the theme "Reflections on Aging." Louis will lead the class in writing exercises, invite you to share your stories, and encourage your continued efforts in bringing your stories to life.

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Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders
May
21
3:00 PM15:00

Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders

Join Teaching Artist Mica Lee Anders at Roseville Library for “Story Quilts”! Inspired by African American quilting traditions and styles such as scrap quilts and story quilts, students will combine painting, fabric, and visual storytelling to create pieces of art that share personal stories, biographies, or stories written in preparation for the residency.

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Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders
May
22
4:00 PM16:00

Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders

Join Teaching Artist Mica Lee Anders at Maplewood Library for “Story Quilts”! Inspired by African American quilting traditions and styles such as scrap quilts and story quilts, students will combine painting, fabric, and visual storytelling to create pieces of art that share personal stories, biographies, or stories written in preparation for the residency.

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Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders
May
23
4:00 PM16:00

Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders

Join Teaching Artist Mica Lee Anders at Shoreview Library for “Story Quilts”! Inspired by African American quilting traditions and styles such as scrap quilts and story quilts, students will combine painting, fabric, and visual storytelling to create pieces of art that share personal stories, biographies, or stories written in preparation for the residency.

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Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders
May
28
3:00 PM15:00

Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders

Join us at Roseville Library with Mica Lee Anders! Combine literacy and the arts by creating wordless picture books. Participants will explore published wordless picture books and examine the detailed images to learn about the structure of a story—beginning, middle, end—and basic story elements—setting and character development.

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Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders
May
28
3:00 PM15:00

Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders

Join us at Shoreview Library with Mica Lee Anders! Combine literacy and the arts by creating wordless picture books. Participants will explore published wordless picture books and examine the detailed images to learn about the structure of a story—beginning, middle, end—and basic story elements—setting and character development.

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Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders
May
29
4:00 PM16:00

Wordless Picture Books with Mica Lee Anders

Join us at Maplewood Library with Mica Lee Anders! Combine literacy and the arts by creating wordless picture books. Participants will explore published wordless picture books and examine the detailed images to learn about the structure of a story—beginning, middle, end—and basic story elements—setting and character development.

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Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister
Jun
20
2:00 PM14:00

Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister

Join Teaching Artist Kelley Meister at Penn Lake Library and create your own movie! Travel back in time to learn and create some of the very first versions of film that date back to the cave paintings, such as the ones in Lascaux. Make zoetropes, thaumatropes, and/or phenokistoscopes with Kelley in this workshop that explores the origin of movies. Take home a mini low-tech movie to share with friends and family!

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Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister
Jun
25
2:00 PM14:00

Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister

Join Teaching Artist Kelley Meister at Southdale Library and create your own movie! Travel back in time to learn and create some of the very first versions of film that date back to the cave paintings, such as the ones in Lascaux. Make zoetropes, thaumatropes, and/or phenokistoscopes with Kelley in this workshop that explores the origin of movies. Take home a mini low-tech movie to share with friends and family!

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Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister
Jul
11
2:00 PM14:00

Mini (Low-Tech) Movies! Presented by Kelley Meister

Join Teaching Artist Kelley Meister at Edina Library and create your own movie! Travel back in time to learn and create some of the very first versions of film that date back to the cave paintings, such as the ones in Lascaux. Make zoetropes, thaumatropes, and/or phenokistoscopes with Kelley in this workshop that explores the origin of movies. Take home a mini low-tech movie to share with friends and family!

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Siama's Congo Roots - Acoustic Duo presented by Siama's Congo
Jul
12
9:30 AM09:30

Siama's Congo Roots - Acoustic Duo presented by Siama's Congo

Join us at Wentworh Library for a special performance with Siama's Congo Music and experience feel-good sounds from the heart of Africa! Back in Africa, Siama Matuzungidi (see-AHH-maw) became a soukous legend, recording his intricate guitar on hundreds or songs and touring the world with popular artists.

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Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders
Jul
17
2:00 PM14:00

Story Quilts presented by Mica Lee Anders

Join Teaching Artist Mica Lee Anders at Minnetonka Library for “Story Quilts”! Inspired by African American quilting traditions and styles such as scrap quilts and story quilts, students will combine painting, fabric, and visual storytelling to create pieces of art that share personal stories, biographies, or stories written in preparation for the residency.

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