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Cornstock in Cottonwood County

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Saturday June 24, Cornstock at the Cottonwood County Historical Society: A Gathering of writers, musicians, and lovers of writing & music. MC Tom Sanders. Open Stage. 812 4th Ave, Windom, MN. 5:30 Potluck Supper-Bring your favorite dish. 6:30 Reading, Music & More Questions, call Linda Fransen 507-831-1134 University of Minnesota...
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SMAC adds special summer Individual Artist Grant Round

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GRANT ROUND ADDED: Individual Artist Grants for Developing or Establish Career Artists Application Deadline: July 19, 2017 * 4:30 pm Earliest Project Start Date: September 15, 2017 Click here for the press release INDIVIDUAL ARTIST grants provide funding for a variety of activities designed to aid in public awareness of...
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Arts Events at Marshall Lyon County Library

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Teen Writing Group Teen writing group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 3:30 pm. Feel free to bring in your own stories, poems, or even school projects to hash out and fine tune. Need some guidance, editing, or suggestions? Your Teen Services Librarian and fellow teen writers...
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Prairie Poetry Pound Down at Bird Island

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Every year Bird Island has its annual Island Days celebration. This year they are sponsoring a new opportunity for the town and surrounding areas to get involved with. The Bird Island Cultural Centre is excited to announce the first ever Prairie Poetry Pound Down! The Prairie Poetry Pound Down will...
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Sundown at Sunrise Book Presentation

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The Lyon County Museum is hosting Marty Seifert to share his new book Sundown at Sunrise on Tuesday, May 30. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. The presentation will start at 6:30pm. The presentation is free and refreshments will be served. Based on a true tale from...
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MAFAC Book Talk by Marty Seifert

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The public is invited, part of MAFAC’S Read Local program: Sundown at Sunrise by Marty Seifert. Book talk at Marshall Area Fine Arts Council, 109 N. 3rd St, Marshall from 5-6:30 pm on Thursday, June 1. Presentation from author starts at 5:15. Book signing before, Q&A after. Refreshments will be...
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Imagination on the Prairie at LqP County Museum

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Lac qui Parle County Writers, Artists, and Robert Bly. Imagination on the Prairie: An afternoon at the Lac qui Parle Museum, Inspired by Robert Bly. 3D Art Exhibit about Robert Bly by Susan Armington Robert Bly Stories by Noah Bly Lauren Carlsen reads Two Prizes Announced Robert Bly film by...
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Book Talk with Royal Hettling

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MAFAC’s Read Local, Book Talk: Back in ‘Nam. Author: Royal Hettling, Ten: Five Five-Boots on the Ground, True Stories of a Midwestern Boy & Fellow Dog Handlers in the Vietnam War. For more information, can also visit: www.minneota.com/Memorial Wednesday, May 24, 4-7 pm at MAFAC, 109 N 3rd St, Marshall....
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Read Local Book Talk

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The Surprise of 1940 A Book Talk by Dana Yost on his recent book 1940, Journal of a Midwestern Town, Story of an Era Thursday, May 18 from 4 to 7 at the MAFAC Arts Center, 109 N 3rd St., Marshall MN. Stop by to chat with Dana. At 5:15...
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SMSU Alumnus to Show Film

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Alumnus Bloom to Show Film Chronicling the Plight of the Printed Book Southwest Minnesota State University alumnus, Micah Bloom (‘99), will return to Marshall to share his film, Codex on Friday, April 7 as part of the Fine Arts Celebration. The 20-minute film screening begins at noon in Charter Hall...
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