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Oct 24 | Fall Cabaret Fundraiser with David Karr & Sam Miltich

MacRostie Art Center is pleased to announce that it will host a jazz cabaret featuring musicians Sam Miltich and Dave Karr on Thursday, October 24 at 7 pm at MacRostie Art Center in Grand Rapids, MN. MacRostie Art Center (MAC) is a nonprofit art center dedicated to community growth through the arts in northern Minnesota. […]

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Learn | September 7: “Disturbance in the Boreal Forest” with Lee Frelich

Saturday, September 7 | 1 PM | FREE Join U of M professor and forest ecologist Lee Frelich for a talk about the effects of climate change and other disruptive factors on the boreal forest ecosystem. Dr. Frelich served as consultant to the artists involved in the Art From the Edge of the Boreal Forest […]

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Learn | September 7: SPRUCE Project Bus Tour

September 7 | 8 AM-noon | $10 Co-sponsored by the Itasca County Private Woodland Committee Hop on a bus to visit the SPRUCE climate change project at the Marcell Experimental Forest. This 10-year, $30 million project is studying the effects of climate change on peatlands and forests and is a partnership between the US Forest […]

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July 13 | Downtown Art Fair!

MacRostie Art Center is pleased to announce its summer art fair. The Downtown Art Fair will take place on Saturday, July 13 from 9:00 am to 4 pm on the Old Central School grounds in downtown Grand Rapids. Admission to the event is free and the public is encouraged to attend. ART & MUSIC |REGIONAL […]

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June 5-6 | MAC @ RAC Summit!

June 5-6 | Morris, MN This year’s Rural Arts and Culture Summit, “Leveraging Arts and Culture to Build Thriving Communities,” celebrates the transformative power of arts-based community development in rural towns. Hosted by the Center for Small Towns at the University of Minnesota-Morris, this event will gather leaders from all over the country to share […]

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Itasca County Empty Bowls 2013 Community Glazing Sessions

The Itasca County Empty Bowls fundraiser is now in its 11th year. As the annual event will be held on March 28, 2013, there is currently a lot of work going on behind the scenes. Each year, the event planners look for ways to involve the community in not just attending the event, but helping […]

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