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March 2020

Memories of Titanic

March 3 - October 1
Minnesota Marine Art Museum, 800 Riverview Drive,
Winona, Minnesota, MN 55987 United States
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Explore art and objects associated with the loss and shipwreck of RMS Titanic. On view will be a young survivor’s riveting first-hand account of the disaster, including the loss of her father, in her diary and personal letters. Also included are paintings by American artist Colin Campbell Cooper from when he was aboard the rescue ship Carpathia, and a ship model, original telegrams, and more.

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May 2020

Christy Lee Rogers: Baroque Water Worlds

May 8 - September 6
Minnesota Marine Art Museum, 800 Riverview Drive,
Winona, Minnesota, MN 55987 United States
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Hawaii-born Christy Lee Rogers creates beautiful, complex, and colorful photographs of individuals and groups underwater. The fluid compositions, choreography, costumes, dramatic lighting, and bold colors Rogers employs in her large-scale digital images are reminiscent of 17th century Baroque paintings by European masters such as Caravaggio and Rubens. Her work is exhibited globally and she is the winner of the 2019 Sony World Photographer of the Year award.

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Mark Herman: Landmarks

May 29 - September 27

Mark Herman creates digital images and fine art prints of Minnesota’s favorite natural and manmade landmarks in his distinctive, colorful, and vintage-poster-inspired style. His prints feature beloved locations such as Lake Superior, the North Shore, the Mississippi River, many of Minnesota’s favorite lakes, as well as images of popular parks, iconic buildings, boats, and bridges.

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June 2020

Kinetic Sculpture Workshop: Build a Mobile or Windchime

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, 55074 United States
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Just in time for Father’s Day, build your own mobile or windchime. Take this class with dad, or surprise him with a new gift! A variety of different materials will be provided with the enrollment fee (wire, sticks, glass, mirrors, shells, etc.), but feel free to also bring your own objects to incorporate into your kinetic sculpture (photographs, animal bones, bells, etc. Workshop leader Samantha Leopold-Sullivan creates visceral work in dialogue with industrial spaces, deepening self-understanding and reflection within the…

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Film @ Franconia

June 6 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, 55074 United States
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Film @ Franconia

Featuring Kusama – Infinity and POST-INFINITY This new monthly summer film series features free outdoor films at Franconia, highlighting the best in art films, past and present. Parking is $5/car. Snacks and drinks available for purchase. All films start promptly at 9pm. *During the COVID-19 pandemic Franconia will ensure safe social distancing at all events and requests that patrons wear masks. Kusama – Infinity: Now the top-selling female artist in the world, Yayoi Kusama overcame impossible odds to bring her…

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Franconia Art & Farmers Market

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until October 4, 2020

Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, 55074 United States
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2020 is the inaugural year of the Franconia Art & Farmers Market–a fun and unique way to connect art, agriculture, and audiences in the idyllic setting...

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Rock Island Artists’ Market

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 11, 2020

Skeleton Key Art and Antiques, 520 18th St
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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Free
Rock Island Artists' Market

Join Quad City artists, makers, growers and bakers for the 6th season of the Rock Island Artists' Market! The market takes place on the second Sunday of each month from June through October. Just five blocks off the mighty Mississippi in the parking lot of Skeleton Key Art and Antiques, this FREE event runs from noon to 4 pm, and features some of the areas favorite creative makers. Dates for the 2020 season are: June 14 July 12 August 9…

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Franconia Dinner & Discussion

June 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, 55074 United States
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Franconia Dinner & Discussion

Franconia Emerging Artist Teena Wilder and local artist Emily Gastineau will discuss their performance practices. Franconia's longstanding "Dinner & Discussion" lecture series invites the community to engage with visiting artists in a fun and informal setting. Artists give a one-hour presentation, followed by dinner and a community dialogue about the work. Suggested donation of $10. Teena Wilder is a 2020 Franconia Emerging Artist and is a multidisciplinary artist and writer from rural Summerton, South Carolina. Emily Gastineau is a choreographer,…

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July 2020

Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

July 3 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until July 5, 2020

Free
Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

The 49th annual Mid-Summer Classic will be held in Borsch Memorial Park in Valmeyer, Illinois, on July 3-5 with the first ballgame at 9:00 a.m. Other events during the Classic include live music, food and beverages, a sand volleyball tournament, and games for kids. On Independence Day, a parade begins at 1:30, and a colossal fireworks display is at dusk.

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Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

July 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until July 5, 2020

Free
Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

The 49th annual Mid-Summer Classic will be held in Borsch Memorial Park in Valmeyer, Illinois, on July 3-5 with the first ballgame at 9:00 a.m. Other events during the Classic include live music, food and beverages, a sand volleyball tournament, and games for kids. On Independence Day, a parade begins at 1:30, and a colossal fireworks display is at dusk.

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Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

July 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until July 5, 2020

Free
Valmeyer Mid-Summer Baseball Classic

The 49th annual Mid-Summer Classic will be held in Borsch Memorial Park in Valmeyer, Illinois, on July 3-5 with the first ballgame at 9:00 a.m. Other events during the Classic include live music, food and beverages, a sand volleyball tournament, and games for kids. On Independence Day, a parade begins at 1:30, and a colossal fireworks display is at dusk.

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Franconia Art & Farmers Market

July 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until October 4, 2020

Franconia Sculpture Park, 29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, 55074 United States
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2020 is the inaugural year of the Franconia Art & Farmers Market–a fun and unique way to connect art, agriculture, and audiences in the idyllic setting...

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Country Boom

July 9 - July 11
Maple Grove, W4142 Co Hwy B
West Salem, WI 54669 United States

Country Boom focuses on key details that make a great festival experience: food, music, drinks, and venue. Join hundreds of other country music fans in a festival that brings “the soul of Nashville right to the heart of the Midwest”.

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Rock Island Artists’ Market

July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 11, 2020

Skeleton Key Art and Antiques, 520 18th St
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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Free
Rock Island Artists' Market

Join Quad City artists, makers, growers and bakers for the 6th season of the Rock Island Artists' Market! The market takes place on the second Sunday of each month from June through October. Just five blocks off the mighty Mississippi in the parking lot of Skeleton Key Art and Antiques, this FREE event runs from noon to 4 pm, and features some of the areas favorite creative makers. Dates for the 2020 season are: June 14 July 12 August 9…

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Twin Cities Summer Jam

July 23 - July 25
Canterbury Park, 1100 Canterbury Rd
Shakopee, MN United States
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Twin Cities Summer Jam

Rock, Pop & Country Come Together for the 3-Day Music Festival In Our Own Backyard. Twin Cities Summer Jam presented by Mystic Lake is a brand new music festival coming to Canterbury Park. Twin Cities Summer Jam will be the only music festival in the Twin Cities and the Upper Midwest that combines music formats – Rock, Pop and Country - for 3 days of great live music with major artists from around the country.

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