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Industrial Craft Expo will showcase “Made in Bluff Country” products


Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Rushford Arts & Culture

Rushford, Minn. - “It’s time we show off the quality products and incredible innovation that comes out of this amazing Bluff Country region,” remarked Val Gaddis, Chairman of SE MN Historic Bluff Country, Inc.(“HBC”), a non-profit regional organization whose goal is to promote tourism and economic growth. “In my web business I have had an opportunity to see first-hand what this region is capable of, and, quite frankly, I’m impressed!”

That’s what prompted Val to ask why HBC couldn’t be showing off these great “Made-In-Bluff-Country” products at the Regional Visitor Center in Rushford for the public to see, including many visitors to the region for events and recreation.

So, on Saturday May 18, HBC is kicking off the effort, taking advantage of the influx of visitors to the region for the Houston Triathlon, the Whalan Standstill Parade, the La Crescent Rotary Apple Blossom Bicycle Tour, the Spring Valley Almanzo 100 and the Bluegrass Festival—all occurring that weekend. Manufacturers and home-based crafters from the region are invited to show off their products that day and beyond for the pleasure of the regional residents and Bluff Country visitors. For registration and information, contact Tricia at (507) 864-2992 or via email at hbc@bluffcountry.com. Deadline is May 8.

Author Candace Simar to appear at the Stand Still Parade

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Whalan Arts & Culture

Pequot Lakes author, Candace Simar, will attend the 2013 Stand Still Parade in Whalan, Minn. on May 18. The granddaughter of immigrants, Simar writes historical fiction about Norwegian immigrants during the 1862 Sioux Uprising and the decade followi ..... 
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Paris meets Preston at French Quarter style art show

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Preston Arts & Culture

Two Friends, Two Countries, Two Cameras is the motto Stacey Hildebrandt and Lynn Lutzi Léger use on their business cards to promote their photography and their art. These photographers will be offering their work at a French Quarter style art show ..... 
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Jazz concert Friday night in Harmony

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Harmony Arts & Culture

Friday night, May 3rd, well known Jazz Vocalists Bruce A. Henry and Debbie Duncan along with the Bruce A. Henry Sextet will perform a public concert at Wheelers Bar and Grill in Harmony, MN. at 7:00 pm. Price: $10:00 at the door. These Twin City ..... 
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Johnsmith Concert at the St. Mane Theatre on Saturday, May 11, 7:30 p.m. - Johnsmith is a Singer, Songwriter, Poet and Storyteller

Tue, Apr 23rd, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Arts & Culture

Lanesboro, Minn. – Johnsmith will be welcomed back to the stage at the St. Mane Theatre for a concert on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Johnsmith is a singer, a songwriter, a poet and a storyteller. He is a wordsmith and a bard. The role of ..... 
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St. Charles farmer’s market is looking for vendors

Fri, Apr 19th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

Do you like growing vegetables, or making artistic crafts? Would you like an entertainment venue, or want to educate the community about a specific topic? Then perhaps you would like to join in this summer’s Farmer’s Market that will be Thursday ..... 
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Trout Sculpture unveiled at National Trout Center

Fri, Apr 19th, 2013
Posted in Preston Arts & Culture

During Minnesota’s Trout Opener, on April 13th, you may have noticed avid trout fly fisherman, Paul Lambrecht, out on the streams near Preston. However, at noon Lambrecht appeared at the National Trout Center in downtown Preston for the unveiling ..... 
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Tippi Toes dancers perform at Harlem Globetrotters game

Fri, Apr 19th, 2013
Posted in All Arts & Culture

By Jade Sexton Tippi Toes Dance Company has grown and expanded in southeast Minnesota in the last few years. Tara Cassmann of Harmony has been a dance instructor for Tippi Toes for three years now, and she recently had the pleasure of taking the da ..... 
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Samantha Gibson receives Outstanding Theatre Award, 2013

Fri, Apr 19th, 2013
Posted in Preston Arts & Culture

Gerry Sullivan was the director of the Theatre at Saint Mary’s College from 1959-1967. If it were not for him, there would not be a Theatre Department today. Those who create theatre in state of the art spaces, such as our Page Theatre, must ..... 
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