There were a couple of things I got in my inbox this week that I just kept open for days. I know it’s not the best for my computer, but I didn’t want to forget about them. And I think you will want to know about them, too.
From Now until Monday, September 29
image courtesy Wild Rumpus
Enter the lottery for Wild Rumpus’s Trick “R Trolley happening on October 26. Tickets by going here! Trick ‘R Trolley is the Halloween version of PJ Party on the Trolley only without the PJs! The special author will be Eileen Christelowwho wrote The Five Little Monkeys books. Trolley runs three times 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Join the community in making a mosaic to hang in Riverview Library’s Homework/Teen Center. Mosaic-artist Lisa Arnold will take us step-by-step through the mosaic-making process and help us create a lasting piece of community art. Ages 7 and up. Initial drawing class on August 27, mosaic making September 22-25, and unveiling event on October 11. Come to one session, or come to every one! These events are made possible by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Starting Thursday night and running through Sunday.
Handmade Worlds: A Festival of Puppet Theatre
This weekend, we’re producing a national puppetry festival in collaboration with the Great Plains Region of The Puppeteers of America (POA), In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre (HOBT) and the American Swedish Institute. This dynamic four day festival will offer a line-up of extraordinary puppetry from around the country.