Tuesday, July 26, 2005 VOLUME 22, NUMBER 16
TWEED MUSEUM OF ART SCHEDULE
The exhibit Aerial Perspectives: Photographs
by Jan Karon will run through October 9.
The exhibitions, Recent Acquisitions: Prints
and Works on Paper and Selections from the Potlatch Collection
of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Illustrations will continue through
There will be an opening reception to welcome the
exhibit David Ericson: Always Returning. The Life and Work of a
Duluth Cultural Icon from 2 - 4 p.m. on August 28.
The exhibit, UMDs Swenson Science Building:
Architect, Engineer, Artist runs from August 30 through October
For Tweed information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 726-8222.
See next issue.
DULUTH WRITERS WORKSHOP: IN PRAISE OF THE
Three Duluth Poets, Louis Jenkins, Connie Wanek,
and Barton Sutter will read their work during the kick-off presentation
at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 11 in Griggs Center. Lake Superior
Writers is co-sponsoring the event.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Robert Olen Butler
will read at 7 p.m. Friday, August 12 in the Kirby Student Center
One of Nebraskas most highly regarded poets
and the countrys newest Poet Laureate, Ted Kooser, will read in
the Weber Music Hall. The reading is free and will be held at 3:30 p.m.
on Saturday, August 13.
A Literary Panel with Ted Kooser and Carol Bly
will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 14 in the Kirby Student
Patricia Weaver Francisco, the author of Telling:
A Memoir of Rape and Recovery will read at 7 p.m. on Sunday, August
14 in the Kirby Student Center Rafters.
UMD Professor Joseph Maiolo will read at 7 p.m. on Monday, August 15 in the Kirby Student Center Rafters.
For more information, e-mail email@example.com, call 218/726-6111 or see the Continuing Education website, http://www.d.umn.edu/ce/html/writers.html.
The Glensheen Follies, presented as part of Glensheens
Centennial Celebration and produced by Allen Fields, director of the Minnesota
Ballet, runs through September 5. The backdrop is Glensheen at
the turn of the last century and the show includes music, dance and comedy.
Eight shows will be offered each week at the following times: Fridays,
11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Saturdays, 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. and Sundays,
11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The matinees are free with paid tour admission.
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.
Free concerts by the lake continue each Wednesday
through August. Music from Jim Melde Big Band and others begin at 6:30
p.m. Bring your lawn chairs!
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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