HERITAGE & HISTORY
May 3-May 10, 2017
An exploration of Baroque painting, sculpture and architecture created in 17th century Rome and at the French court of King Louis XIV. The class will highlight the construction and decoration of two major Baroque monuments: the Basilica of St. Peter’s and the Palace of Versailles. We will also explore the creation of other churches, domes, fountains, tombs, sculptures and paintings by Caravaggio, Bernini, ...More
April 24, 2017
Hear the music of Carnival, sing a Cuban rumba, dance to Latin jazz beats-tour the world with Tres Mundos!...More
April 25, 2017
How to obtain service records and identify military artifacts
Presented by Stearns County District Court
April 28, 2017
On Friday, April 28, the Stearns County Courthouse in St. Cloud will open its doors to the public as part of a Law Day “Open Courthouse” event. The event is being held ...More
April 29, 2017
The culture and traditions of Latin and South America has inspired Americans in their own musical and artistic creations for generations.
April 29, 2017
Music that captures our imaginations with ancient fairy tales and traditional dances.
May 4, 2017
Shake up your family tree! Monthly genealogy club featuring an educational topic and discussion between members to share tips and ideas for the informal amateur genealogist. ...More
May 11-May 13, 2017
2017 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love – a social phenomenon that occurred when as many as 100,000 people converged in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San ...More
|Ceiling Tile Book Covers|
Older kids will partner with children ages 7-11 to design and paint a tile in our children's room. Sign up as a young person and we will match you up with one of our teen volunteers. Finished tiles will be installed as part of the ceiling for all to see! Bring your imagination. Limit 12. Preregistration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Buffalo Library.
|Great River Regional Library System||04/24/17||Buffalo|
|The Music of Tres Mundos|
Hear the music of Carnival, sing a Cuban rumba, dance to Latin jazz beats! Tres Mundos, or "Three Worlds", features pianist/vocalist Viviana Pintado from Cuba, percussionist Eliezer Freites-Santos from Brazil, and saxophonist/flutist Douglas Little from the United States. Their collective accomplishments include Latin Grammy nominations and multiple CD's Their music blends salsa, samba and jazz to create a sound that is both authentic and original. For all ages. A Legacy Event
|Great River Regional Library System||04/26/17||Waite Park|
|Military History Mysteries-How to Get Service Records & Identify Artifacts|
In this presentation by Doug Thompson, Collection Specialist at the MN Military Museum at Camp Ripley, learn about resources to find lost military records or identify uniforms and artifacts! Attendees may bring items for identification and to share stories of these objects in a "show and tell" format. For teens and adults. Limit 20. Preregistration required. A Legacy event.
|Great River Regional Library System||04/27/17||Sauk Centre|
|Tres Mundos! Three Worlds of Music|
From Cuba, Brazil and the U.S., this trio's sound blends salsa, samba and jazz to create music that is both entirely authentic and original. Joins us for a celebration of multiculturalism and literacy. A Legacy event.
|Great River Regional Library System||04/27/17||Monticello|
Homemade Jammin' features Sue Pundsack on the Hammer Dulcimer. Sue will be playing a variety of music including sing-a-long, campfire songs, bluegrass, folk gospel and old-time music. For all ages. Mississippi Room. This is a Legacy Event
|Great River Regional Library System||04/29/17||St Cloud|
|I Ought To Be In Pictures|
In this Neil Simon classic comedy, Herb, a Hollywood scriptwriter currently “at liberty” is surprised when his forgotten past reappears in the form of Libby, a teenage daughter who’s trekked from Brooklyn with dreams of movie stardom. With Steffy, his sometime paramour at his side, Herb decides to take another stab at fatherhood and hopefully this time, get it right.
|Pioneer Place Theatre Company||04/21/17-|
|GRANITE CITY RADIO THEATER|
We are happy to welcome back all your favorite aspects of the show! Collective Unconscious will continue to serve as the house band under the direction of Muggsy Lauer, with new special musical guests each show. Join host, Jay Terry, and his team performers as they pick fun at all things Central Minnesotan. You’ll continue to laugh with Dan Barth and his trivia competition, and of course, one of the main staples of the show will return as Eric Webster and his team will be back...
|Pioneer Place Theatre Company||05/17/17||Saint Cloud|
|MAI BOCK FESTIVAL '17|
Pioneer Place on Fifth is excited to team up with Beaver Island Brewing Company to bring Central Minnesota our Second Annual Mai Bock Festival. Join us Saturday, May 20th from 2pm-8pm in the Beaver Island parking lot for German food, games, beer, and live music featuring both authentetic German and some good ol’ American rock. Beaver Island Brewing Company will be serving their delicious Mai Bock beer, and local food vendors will be supplying great authentic German foods. Tickets...
|Pioneer Place Theatre Company||05/20/17||Saint Cloud|
|Lemon Twist Fine Art and Historic Home Tour|
Please join us for an art crawl through some of these homes featuring a fine art sale by local artists. Stop by the base tent at Barden Park to pick up your tour map and see live art demonstrations. Visitors will be invited to get their maps stamped at all 5 locations to be entered in a drawing. Visual Arts Minnesota will also be printing a set of note cards for sale during the event with an assortment of images by the artists represented. This event will run during the annual Lemonade Art...
|Visual Arts Minnesota||06/22/17||St. Cloud|