Tuesday, June 28, 2005 VOLUME 22, NUMBER 15
TWEED MUESUM OF ART SCHEDULE
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SPLIT ROCK WORKSHOPS
The Split Rock Arts Program, a College of Continuing Education program, is now accepting registrations for its summer workshops in creative writing, visual art, design, and creativity enhancement. Week long and three-day workshops are held from June 26 to August 6 on the Universitys Twin Cities campus and at the Universitys Cloquet Forestry Center, near Duluth. University of Minnesota faculty and staff, including graduate students with current academic staff appointments, are eligible to take Split Rock workshops for credit at reduced-tuition rates through the Regents Scholarship and Academic Tuition Waiver. Visit www.cce.umn.edu/splitrockarts; e-mail email@example.com; or call 612-625-8100 for more information.
MEDICAL SCHOOL GOLF CLASSIC
BRANCH OUT LIBRARY CONFERENCE
Glensheens Centennial Celebration will be held on Saturday, July 2. Construction on Glensheen began in 1905 and 100 years later, Glensheen is celebrating with a free Ice Cream Social from 2-5 p.m. Unlike any old fashioned ice cream social thats come before it, this is an opportunity watch artisans demonstrating the skills from the turn of the last century, check out the Congdons incredible carriage collection, enjoy the theatrics of a time-gone-by, play games, and celebrate summer. See the Glensheen Follies, which is a groundbreaking reenactment at 3 p.m. Contact Glensheen at 726-8910 for additional information
A Benefit Performance and Starlight Tour will be held on Saturday, July 2, from 6 - 8 p.m. This is a special celebration, with a benefit performance, refreshments, and a starlight tour. The special $25 ticket price will benefit Glensheens programs and restoration work.
The Glensheen Follies, presented as part of Glensheens Centennial Celebration and produced by Allen Fields, director of the Minnesota Ballet, opens on July 2 and runs through September 5, 2005. The curtain rises to a stage set at the turn of the last century. The backdrop is Glensheen, and the show includes music, dance and comedy. Eight shows will be offered each week at the following times: Fridays, 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 8 p.m. and Sundays, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The matinees are free with paid tour admission. The evening performances are $12 per show.
Glensheens popular Concerts by the Lake Series continues every Wednesday in July. Concerts are scheduled for Wednesday, July 6, July 13, July 20, and July 27, and are free and open to the public. Guests are welcome to bring their own lawn chairs, blankets, or picnic for a family event.
The Festival of Fine Art and Craft will be held from 9 a.m. -5 p.m. on Saturday, August 27. Enjoy music and the talented creations of our regions finest artists.
The Historic Glensheen Estate will be open for tours daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 726-8921 for more information or see http://www.d.umn.edu/glen
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