ArtReach Events Calendar


Fun with Clay: Ages 4-6

06-20-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am

Explore the nature of clay and discover how it can be shaped into a variety of forms. Use your imagination in this fun class.

M-W
June 18-22
9 – 10 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain.

Explore the nature of clay and discover how it can be shaped into a variety of forms. Use your imagination in this fun class.

M-W
June 18-22
9 – 10 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain.

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Movable Mural : Ages 8-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Instructor: Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

Think BIG! Create a large, moveable mural to be displayed in different places in our community including at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Modeled...

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Instructor: Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

Think BIG! Create a large, moveable mural to be displayed in different places in our community including at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Modeled after the Vine Street Pollinator mural, the class will choose an important part of the ecosystem to depict in their mural after exploring the science of several environmental aspects of our community.

M – F June 18 – 22 9 – 12 noon

Class Fee: $119

 

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Exploring Photography: Ages 8+

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Lead by instructor Deanna Grigus, students will learn functions of a basic camera to create great images while making unique projects. Explore the history and science of photography and take photos outdoors during class. Projects can be taken...

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Lead by instructor Deanna Grigus, students will learn functions of a basic camera to create great images while making unique projects. Explore the history and science of photography and take photos outdoors during class. Projects can be taken home
after the group show on the last day of class.

Class Fee: $134

Required: Digital camera (point and shoot or DSLR) with empty memory card, charged battery, and manual (if you have one).

Monday – Friday

June 18-22

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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Interior Design HGTV Style - Dream Bedroom: Ages 8+

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Instructor Heidi Sime teaches students space planning and conceptual elements to create their dream room. Students will make a floor plan and design board of their dream bedroom – no rules, no limitations, just bring your imagination. Students...

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Instructor Heidi Sime teaches students space planning and conceptual elements to create their dream room. Students will make a floor plan and design board of their dream bedroom – no rules, no limitations, just bring your imagination. Students are encouraged to come with a couple of design magazines.

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Family Storytime

08-15-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jun 27 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 11 @ 10:15 am + 5 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 18 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 25 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 01 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 08 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 15 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through August 15 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. for Family Storytime. This summer during storytime, we'll be sharing books, songs, rhymes and activities about some of the places reading can...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through August 15 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. for Family Storytime. This summer during storytime, we'll be sharing books, songs, rhymes and activities about some of the places reading can take you. Come sing, play, read, write, and talk at the library!  All ages welcome.

Themes may include:
zoo, farm, space, garden, beach

Program is free and no registration is required.

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Summer Music Events for Children Ages 0-Preschool and their Adult!

06-20-2018

Presented by Curio Dance & School at Curio Dance & School, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 10:30 am

Come join the fun filled 'Beachy' hour of marching band, movement & dance, rhythm chants & rhymes, hula-hoop fun & parachute play! Come for the music, learn through the fun! Come celebrate summer with us! Don't miss out!

Come join the fun filled 'Beachy' hour of marching band, movement & dance, rhythm chants & rhymes, hula-hoop fun & parachute play! Come for the music, learn through the fun! Come celebrate summer with us! Don't miss out!

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Pottery on the Wheel: Ages 7-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 11:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 11:00 am

Led by a Ceramics Studio Instructor, students will learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of fun ways. Pick up your work the following week, and bring home pottery you...

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Led by a Ceramics Studio Instructor, students will learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of fun ways. Pick up your work the following week, and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

Class Fee: $89

This class will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the following weeks of Summer Art Camp: 

  • Week 1: June 18-20 & 22 | 11 am – 12:30 p.m. 
  • Week 2: June 25-27 & 29 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 3: July 9-11 & 13 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 4: July 16-18 & 20 | 9  – 10:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Week 5: July 23-25 & 27 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 6: July 30-Aug 1 & 3 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 7: Aug 6-8 & 10 | 9  – 10:30 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain. Pottery on the Wheel students MUST wear tennis shoes or other closed toed shoes (NO sandals or flip flops)

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Movie Madness: Ages 6-10

06-29-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm + 5 more dates and times

Mon, Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Instructors: Brian Erdrich & Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

This two-week class is for the seriously creative. During the first week, students will learn about water science and the St. Croix River and create mystery movie trailers to show to...

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Instructors: Brian Erdrich & Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

This two-week class is for the seriously creative. During the first week, students will learn about water science and the St. Croix River and create mystery movie trailers to show to parents and friends on Friday. During the second week, students will collaborate to create a short movie inspired by one of the trailers. The movie will be screened for parents and friends on the last Friday of the class, and shown at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.

M – F

June 18 – 22 & June 25 – 29

1-4 p.m.

Class fee: $225

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Critter Crafting: Ages 8-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm

Meet live animals — reptiles, amphibians, and birds — who live in the St. Croix River Valley, and be inspired by them to create animal craft projects using paint, beads, stones, recycled materials, and more. New animals from Carpenter Nature...

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Meet live animals — reptiles, amphibians, and birds — who live in the St. Croix River Valley, and be inspired by them to create animal craft projects using paint, beads, stones, recycled materials, and more. New animals from Carpenter Nature Center each day.

W – F

June 20 – 22

1 – 4 p.m.

Class fee: $84

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Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!

07-25-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each week. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child will be set up in the storytime room with materials available.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Teens Teach STEM to Kids!

07-26-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jun 28 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 05 @ 10:30 am + 3 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 12 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 19 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 26 @ 10:30 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Thursdays in June and July for Teens Teach STEM to Kids! Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 10:30 a.m. and repeated at 11:00 a.m.  Activities are best for...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Thursdays in June and July for Teens Teach STEM to Kids! Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 10:30 a.m. and repeated at 11:00 a.m.  Activities are best for ages 6-10. No late starts.

Program is free and registration is not required, but space is limited. These programs are in partnership with Bayport Library where similar activities will be offered weekly on Wednesdays.

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LEGO Club

08-16-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on June 21, July 19, and August 16 for LEGO Club.  Grab a friend and head over to the summer LEGO Club on the third Thursday of every month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Build your own design,...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on June 21, July 19, and August 16 for LEGO Club.  Grab a friend and head over to the summer LEGO Club on the third Thursday of every month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Build your own design, collaborate with a team or complete a new challenge each month.

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Outdoor Yoga at Lake Elmo Park Reserve

08-16-2018

Presented by Washington County Parks at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Lake Elmo
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 05 @ 6:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 02 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 09 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm - less dates and times

Please dress comfortably, bring a yoga mat, water, and arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of class time.

A discounted yoga season pass is available for purchase for $75/person or individual yoga classes are $7/person each; a parks vehicle permit is also...

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Please dress comfortably, bring a yoga mat, water, and arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of class time.

A discounted yoga season pass is available for purchase for $75/person or individual yoga classes are $7/person each; a parks vehicle permit is also required ($7/daily or $30/annual) and is not included in the individual class or season pass price.

Schedule
All outdoor yoga classes are at the North Picnic Pavilion at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve on Thursdays from 6 - 7 p.m. More information can be found on the Washington County Parks Website

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Wood Sign Workshop

06-21-2018

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm

Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!

Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to...

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Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!

Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to view pictures of the available projects and our full calendar. Registration is required!

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Pottery on the Wheel: Adult and Child Ages 7-12

06-21-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm

Learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of ways. Pick up your work the following week and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

M, T & Th

June...

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Learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of ways. Pick up your work the following week and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

M, T & Th

June 18, 19 & 21

6 – 8 p.m.

Class fee: $158 per adult & child pair; $79 each additional person

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Summer Kids Dance Camp

07-26-2018

Presented by Kids Oasis of Stillwater Inc at Kids Oasis, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am + 11 more dates and times

Tue, Jun 26 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 10 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 17 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Two great classes being offered by Miss Amber from Sanibel Dance Company - MN

Candyland #1
Dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17

Tuesday Mornings
Lolly pop - lolly pop - oh lolli lolli pop! Join us for a candy inspired camp. Romp around the sweet...

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Two great classes being offered by Miss Amber from Sanibel Dance Company - MN

Candyland #1
Dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17

Tuesday Mornings
Lolly pop - lolly pop - oh lolli lolli pop! Join us for a candy inspired camp. Romp around the sweet stories. Twirl through the candy forest and magically leap through a full scale version of candyland. This sweet inspired day camp is sure to grab your child's interest.

 

Pom Pom Unicorn’s Magical Carnival on a Cloud #1
Dates:  6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19

Thursday Evenings
Your dancer will love dancing through the pink sky to Pom Pom
Unicorns Magical Carnival on a Cloud! Tiny dancers will climb the sparkly rainbow and soar through the cotton Candy Clouds as magical unicorns in this sweet ballet and tap dance camp! This magical camp is full of all things unicorn, dancing, carnival games, glittery crafts and even Rainbow Rewards (aka fun prizes)!

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Creative Writing Class

07-05-2018

Presented by Creating a Writing Life at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 05 @ 7:00 pm

Students enjoy weekly writing and reading assignments, helpful feedback, and a supportive community of writers. The class is led by Elissa Cottle, master of fine arts in writing, published poet, and creative writing teacher for 13 years.

Students enjoy weekly writing and reading assignments, helpful feedback, and a supportive community of writers. The class is led by Elissa Cottle, master of fine arts in writing, published poet, and creative writing teacher for 13 years.

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Herons and History Kayak Tours

10-05-2018

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at St. Croix River, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 22 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 29 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 06 @ 8:30 am + 13 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 20 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 27 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 03 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 10 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 17 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 24 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 31 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 07 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 14 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 21 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 28 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 05 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience...

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See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience necessary.

Includes:  90 minute guided river tour, lesson, safety overview, all gear, trolley ride to and from water, snack and water.

Kids 10 and under will share a kayak with an adult.

Meet at the Stillwater Trolley at 400 East Nelson Streeet in downtown Stillwater across from the Dock Cafe.

Other dates available by appointment.

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Wood Sign Workshop

06-30-2018

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 2:00 am Sat, Jun 23 @ 10:00 am Sat, Jun 30 @ 2:00 am + 1 more dates and times

Sat, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!
Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to...

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Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!
Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to view pictures of the available projects and our full calendar. Registration is required!

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SUP Yoga at Washington County Parks

08-11-2018

Presented by Washington County Parks at Square Lake Park, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 07 @ 9:00 am + 5 more dates and times

Sat, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 28 @ 9:00 am Sat, Aug 04 @ 9:00 am Sat, Aug 11 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Class size is limited and registration is required for all SUP programs; participants must be 14 years old or older and able to swim. All minors must be accompanied by an adult who will be responsible for them. All equipment is provided by Brown...

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Class size is limited and registration is required for all SUP programs; participants must be 14 years old or older and able to swim. All minors must be accompanied by an adult who will be responsible for them. All equipment is provided by Brown Dog Paddle Board Co. Dress for the weather and water activity.

In the case of inclement weather, class could be cancelled due to unsafe conditions including rain, high winds, or lightning, in which case class will be cancelled and a refund/credit issued. Check this website or call the park contact station for weather and class updates.

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Silver Clay Mold Making Class

06-23-2018

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm

This three hour session is great for a beginner or learn a new technique if you've taken a class before.

This three hour session is great for a beginner or learn a new technique if you've taken a class before.

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Fun with Clay: Ages 4-6

06-20-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am

Explore the nature of clay and discover how it can be shaped into a variety of forms. Use your imagination in this fun class.

M-W
June 18-22
9 – 10 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain.

Explore the nature of clay and discover how it can be shaped into a variety of forms. Use your imagination in this fun class.

M-W
June 18-22
9 – 10 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain.

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Movable Mural : Ages 8-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Instructor: Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

Think BIG! Create a large, moveable mural to be displayed in different places in our community including at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Modeled...

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Instructor: Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

Think BIG! Create a large, moveable mural to be displayed in different places in our community including at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Modeled after the Vine Street Pollinator mural, the class will choose an important part of the ecosystem to depict in their mural after exploring the science of several environmental aspects of our community.

M – F June 18 – 22 9 – 12 noon

Class Fee: $119

 

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Exploring Photography: Ages 8+

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Lead by instructor Deanna Grigus, students will learn functions of a basic camera to create great images while making unique projects. Explore the history and science of photography and take photos outdoors during class. Projects can be taken...

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Lead by instructor Deanna Grigus, students will learn functions of a basic camera to create great images while making unique projects. Explore the history and science of photography and take photos outdoors during class. Projects can be taken home
after the group show on the last day of class.

Class Fee: $134

Required: Digital camera (point and shoot or DSLR) with empty memory card, charged battery, and manual (if you have one).

Monday – Friday

June 18-22

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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Interior Design HGTV Style - Dream Bedroom: Ages 8+

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jun 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Instructor Heidi Sime teaches students space planning and conceptual elements to create their dream room. Students will make a floor plan and design board of their dream bedroom – no rules, no limitations, just bring your imagination. Students...

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Instructor Heidi Sime teaches students space planning and conceptual elements to create their dream room. Students will make a floor plan and design board of their dream bedroom – no rules, no limitations, just bring your imagination. Students are encouraged to come with a couple of design magazines.

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Family Storytime

08-15-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jun 27 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 11 @ 10:15 am + 5 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 18 @ 10:15 am Wed, Jul 25 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 01 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 08 @ 10:15 am Wed, Aug 15 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through August 15 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. for Family Storytime. This summer during storytime, we'll be sharing books, songs, rhymes and activities about some of the places reading can...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through August 15 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. for Family Storytime. This summer during storytime, we'll be sharing books, songs, rhymes and activities about some of the places reading can take you. Come sing, play, read, write, and talk at the library!  All ages welcome.

Themes may include:
zoo, farm, space, garden, beach

Program is free and no registration is required.

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Summer Music Events for Children Ages 0-Preschool and their Adult!

06-20-2018

Presented by Curio Dance & School at Curio Dance & School, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 10:30 am

Come join the fun filled 'Beachy' hour of marching band, movement & dance, rhythm chants & rhymes, hula-hoop fun & parachute play! Come for the music, learn through the fun! Come celebrate summer with us! Don't miss out!

Come join the fun filled 'Beachy' hour of marching band, movement & dance, rhythm chants & rhymes, hula-hoop fun & parachute play! Come for the music, learn through the fun! Come celebrate summer with us! Don't miss out!

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Pottery on the Wheel: Ages 7-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 11:00 am Fri, Jun 22 @ 11:00 am

Led by a Ceramics Studio Instructor, students will learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of fun ways. Pick up your work the following week, and bring home pottery you...

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Led by a Ceramics Studio Instructor, students will learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of fun ways. Pick up your work the following week, and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

Class Fee: $89

This class will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the following weeks of Summer Art Camp: 

  • Week 1: June 18-20 & 22 | 11 am – 12:30 p.m. 
  • Week 2: June 25-27 & 29 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 3: July 9-11 & 13 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 4: July 16-18 & 20 | 9  – 10:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Week 5: July 23-25 & 27 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 6: July 30-Aug 1 & 3 | 9  – 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
  • Week 7: Aug 6-8 & 10 | 9  – 10:30 a.m.

Dress to get messy - some art materials may stain. Pottery on the Wheel students MUST wear tennis shoes or other closed toed shoes (NO sandals or flip flops)

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Movie Madness: Ages 6-10

06-29-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm + 5 more dates and times

Mon, Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Instructors: Brian Erdrich & Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

This two-week class is for the seriously creative. During the first week, students will learn about water science and the St. Croix River and create mystery movie trailers to show to...

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Instructors: Brian Erdrich & Liz Malanaphy (Just Add Water)

This two-week class is for the seriously creative. During the first week, students will learn about water science and the St. Croix River and create mystery movie trailers to show to parents and friends on Friday. During the second week, students will collaborate to create a short movie inspired by one of the trailers. The movie will be screened for parents and friends on the last Friday of the class, and shown at events this fall to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.

M – F

June 18 – 22 & June 25 – 29

1-4 p.m.

Class fee: $225

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Critter Crafting: Ages 8-12

06-22-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm

Meet live animals — reptiles, amphibians, and birds — who live in the St. Croix River Valley, and be inspired by them to create animal craft projects using paint, beads, stones, recycled materials, and more. New animals from Carpenter Nature...

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Meet live animals — reptiles, amphibians, and birds — who live in the St. Croix River Valley, and be inspired by them to create animal craft projects using paint, beads, stones, recycled materials, and more. New animals from Carpenter Nature Center each day.

W – F

June 20 – 22

1 – 4 p.m.

Class fee: $84

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Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!

07-25-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm for Art Cart - A weekly activity for families!  In addition to being fun, making things with your hands has many benefits to child development. Supplies and a sample will be available each week. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child will be set up in the storytime room with materials available.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Teens Teach STEM to Kids!

07-26-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jun 28 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 05 @ 10:30 am + 3 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 12 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 19 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 26 @ 10:30 am - less dates and times

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Thursdays in June and July for Teens Teach STEM to Kids! Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 10:30 a.m. and repeated at 11:00 a.m.  Activities are best for...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Thursdays in June and July for Teens Teach STEM to Kids! Each week, a short STEM activity will be led by trained teen volunteers at 10:30 a.m. and repeated at 11:00 a.m.  Activities are best for ages 6-10. No late starts.

Program is free and registration is not required, but space is limited. These programs are in partnership with Bayport Library where similar activities will be offered weekly on Wednesdays.

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LEGO Club

08-16-2018

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on June 21, July 19, and August 16 for LEGO Club.  Grab a friend and head over to the summer LEGO Club on the third Thursday of every month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Build your own design,...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on June 21, July 19, and August 16 for LEGO Club.  Grab a friend and head over to the summer LEGO Club on the third Thursday of every month from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Build your own design, collaborate with a team or complete a new challenge each month.

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Outdoor Yoga at Lake Elmo Park Reserve

08-16-2018

Presented by Washington County Parks at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Lake Elmo
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 05 @ 6:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 02 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 09 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm - less dates and times

Please dress comfortably, bring a yoga mat, water, and arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of class time.

A discounted yoga season pass is available for purchase for $75/person or individual yoga classes are $7/person each; a parks vehicle permit is also...

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Please dress comfortably, bring a yoga mat, water, and arrive 5-10 minutes ahead of class time.

A discounted yoga season pass is available for purchase for $75/person or individual yoga classes are $7/person each; a parks vehicle permit is also required ($7/daily or $30/annual) and is not included in the individual class or season pass price.

Schedule
All outdoor yoga classes are at the North Picnic Pavilion at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve on Thursdays from 6 - 7 p.m. More information can be found on the Washington County Parks Website

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Wood Sign Workshop

06-21-2018

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm

Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!

Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to...

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Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!

Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to view pictures of the available projects and our full calendar. Registration is required!

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Pottery on the Wheel: Adult and Child Ages 7-12

06-21-2018

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm

Learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of ways. Pick up your work the following week and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

M, T & Th

June...

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Learn basic techniques of throwing pottery on the wheel. Create cups and bowls, and finish them in a variety of ways. Pick up your work the following week and bring home pottery you can use, fired with colorful food-safe glazes.

M, T & Th

June 18, 19 & 21

6 – 8 p.m.

Class fee: $158 per adult & child pair; $79 each additional person

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Summer Kids Dance Camp

07-26-2018

Presented by Kids Oasis of Stillwater Inc at Kids Oasis, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am + 11 more dates and times

Tue, Jun 26 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 10 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm Tue, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 17 @ 10:30 am Thu, Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm Thu, Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm - less dates and times

Two great classes being offered by Miss Amber from Sanibel Dance Company - MN

Candyland #1
Dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17

Tuesday Mornings
Lolly pop - lolly pop - oh lolli lolli pop! Join us for a candy inspired camp. Romp around the sweet...

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Two great classes being offered by Miss Amber from Sanibel Dance Company - MN

Candyland #1
Dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17

Tuesday Mornings
Lolly pop - lolly pop - oh lolli lolli pop! Join us for a candy inspired camp. Romp around the sweet stories. Twirl through the candy forest and magically leap through a full scale version of candyland. This sweet inspired day camp is sure to grab your child's interest.

 

Pom Pom Unicorn’s Magical Carnival on a Cloud #1
Dates:  6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19

Thursday Evenings
Your dancer will love dancing through the pink sky to Pom Pom
Unicorns Magical Carnival on a Cloud! Tiny dancers will climb the sparkly rainbow and soar through the cotton Candy Clouds as magical unicorns in this sweet ballet and tap dance camp! This magical camp is full of all things unicorn, dancing, carnival games, glittery crafts and even Rainbow Rewards (aka fun prizes)!

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Creative Writing Class

07-05-2018

Presented by Creating a Writing Life at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Jul 05 @ 7:00 pm

Students enjoy weekly writing and reading assignments, helpful feedback, and a supportive community of writers. The class is led by Elissa Cottle, master of fine arts in writing, published poet, and creative writing teacher for 13 years.

Students enjoy weekly writing and reading assignments, helpful feedback, and a supportive community of writers. The class is led by Elissa Cottle, master of fine arts in writing, published poet, and creative writing teacher for 13 years.

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Herons and History Kayak Tours

10-05-2018

Presented by Wahoo Adventures at St. Croix River, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 22 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 29 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 06 @ 8:30 am + 13 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 20 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 27 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 03 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 10 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 17 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 24 @ 8:30 am Fri, Aug 31 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 07 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 14 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 21 @ 8:30 am Fri, Sep 28 @ 8:30 am Fri, Oct 05 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience...

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See Stillwater from a different perspective! View local wildlife and hear lumber-era stories from your scenic VIP seat!  This is a chance to see herons, egrets, cormorants, islands, turtles, and a lumber era cave and boom area.  No experience necessary.

Includes:  90 minute guided river tour, lesson, safety overview, all gear, trolley ride to and from water, snack and water.

Kids 10 and under will share a kayak with an adult.

Meet at the Stillwater Trolley at 400 East Nelson Streeet in downtown Stillwater across from the Dock Cafe.

Other dates available by appointment.

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Sawdust Savvy DIY Wood Sign Workshop

06-30-2018

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 2:00 am Sat, Jun 23 @ 10:00 am Sat, Jun 30 @ 2:00 am + 1 more dates and times

Sat, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!
Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to...

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Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!
Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to view pictures of the available projects and our full calendar. Registration is required!

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SUP Yoga at Washington County Parks

08-11-2018

Presented by Washington County Parks at Square Lake Park, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 07 @ 9:00 am + 5 more dates and times

Sat, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am Sat, Jul 28 @ 9:00 am Sat, Aug 04 @ 9:00 am Sat, Aug 11 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Class size is limited and registration is required for all SUP programs; participants must be 14 years old or older and able to swim. All minors must be accompanied by an adult who will be responsible for them. All equipment is provided by Brown...

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Class size is limited and registration is required for all SUP programs; participants must be 14 years old or older and able to swim. All minors must be accompanied by an adult who will be responsible for them. All equipment is provided by Brown Dog Paddle Board Co. Dress for the weather and water activity.

In the case of inclement weather, class could be cancelled due to unsafe conditions including rain, high winds, or lightning, in which case class will be cancelled and a refund/credit issued. Check this website or call the park contact station for weather and class updates.

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Silver Clay Mold Making Class

06-23-2018

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm

This three hour session is great for a beginner or learn a new technique if you've taken a class before.

This three hour session is great for a beginner or learn a new technique if you've taken a class before.

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