ArtReach Events Calendar


Water Street Inn's Winter River-Side Ice Skating Rink

03-30-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Water Street Inn, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 01 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 02 @ 8:00 am + 35 more dates and times

Tue, Mar 02 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 03 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 07 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 08 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 14 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 15 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 21 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 22 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 23 @ 8:00 am Wed, Mar 24 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 28 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 29 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 30 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Open Daily 8am - 10pm | $ FREE $ | Bring your own skates

Schedule subject to change.

Mondays: Open Hockey > pucks and sticks allowed

Tuesdays: League Night (or Open Hockey)

Wednesdays: Family Skate > Free kids meal with purchase of an adult...

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Open Daily 8am - 10pm | $ FREE $ | Bring your own skates

Schedule subject to change.

Mondays: Open Hockey > pucks and sticks allowed

Tuesdays: League Night (or Open Hockey)

Wednesdays: Family Skate > Free kids meal with purchase of an adult meal

Thursdays: Open Skate > Varsity Skate from 5-7 (private)

Fridays & Saturdays: Open Skate

Sundays: Open skate until 6pm and then Adults only skate from 6pm - 10pm

NO Public Skate times: Feb. 19-21 for Frozen Flannel Bonspiel.

 

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The Phipps: Galleries

04-03-2021

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 01 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 02 @ 9:30 am + 32 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 03 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 05 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 07 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 08 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 10 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 12 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 14 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 15 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 17 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 19 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 21 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 22 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 23 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 24 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 26 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 28 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 29 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 30 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 31 @ 9:30 am Thu, Apr 01 @ 9:30 am Fri, Apr 02 @ 9:30 am Sat, Apr 03 @ 9:30 am - less dates and times

February 26 - April 3, 2021

Susan Gangsei
The Circle: A Return to Center
Handwoven Tapestry

Nicole Havekost
Den Mother
Drawing and Mixed Media Sculpture

Fawzia Khan
Persevere
Drawing, Textile and Video

Christopher...

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February 26 - April 3, 2021

Susan Gangsei
The Circle: A Return to Center
Handwoven Tapestry

Nicole Havekost
Den Mother
Drawing and Mixed Media Sculpture

Fawzia Khan
Persevere
Drawing, Textile and Video

Christopher Palbicki
Underworlds
Acrylic and Mixed Media on Panel

Susan Solomon
Earthscapes
Gouache and Ink on Masonite

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Monday - Wednesday
9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday and Friday
9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday Noon to 5:00 pm

One hour before and during performances in the theater.

Extended Hours
Saturdays: Feb 27, Mar 6 and Apr 3, Noon- 8:00 pm
Sundays: Feb 28 and Mar 7, Noon - 5:00 pm

Gallery hours may change in response to COVID-19. Check www.thephipps.org for updates.

Visitors are required to wear face masks and maintain physical distancing. To review all Phipps safety protocols, go to thephipps.org/safety-protocols/
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Directions from Saint Paul: 15 miles East in I94. Hudson exit 1, Hwy. 35 North. West on Locust Street. One block.

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WINTERFEST 2021

02-28-2021

Presented by JX Event Venue at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am

Join us for our annual Winterfest downtown Stillwater! There will be winter games and events, and special deals with different downtown shops and restaurants. We encourage you to come down for this long weekend event. Don't miss out on the magic...

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Join us for our annual Winterfest downtown Stillwater! There will be winter games and events, and special deals with different downtown shops and restaurants. We encourage you to come down for this long weekend event. Don't miss out on the magic of Stillwater in the winter!

Please see SCHEDULE OF EVENTS for the most updated version.

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Snowshoer's Special at Saint Croix Vineyards

02-28-2021

Presented by Saint Croix Vineyards at Saint Croix Vineyards, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am

Warm up with a cup of hot mulled wine and a plate of tasty snacks inside our rustic winery.

*Reservations Required
*$20 per person: 1 cup of wine, 1 charcuterie plate, and a table reserved for 2 hours
*$25 per couple: 2 cups of wine, 1...

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Warm up with a cup of hot mulled wine and a plate of tasty snacks inside our rustic winery.

*Reservations Required
*$20 per person: 1 cup of wine, 1 charcuterie plate, and a table reserved for 2 hours
*$25 per couple: 2 cups of wine, 1 charcuterie plate to share and a table reserved for 2 hours
(Maximum of 6 people per table)
Reserve a table today!
**Additional wines and wine flights available for purchase

https://www.scvwines.com/copy-of-events

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Stillwater Escape Rooms

03-31-2021

Presented by Stillwater Escape Company at JX Event Venue, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 12:00 pm + 10 more dates and times

Sun, Mar 07 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Stillwater Escape Co. is located in downtown Stillwater, MN. Located on the 2nd floor of JX Event Venue, once historic Connolly Shoe Co.

Stillwater Escape Company's goal is to provide a great puzzle experience for the East Metro. There are...

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Stillwater Escape Co. is located in downtown Stillwater, MN. Located on the 2nd floor of JX Event Venue, once historic Connolly Shoe Co.

Stillwater Escape Company's goal is to provide a great puzzle experience for the East Metro. There are currently two escape rooms operating! One can accommodate up to 8 people, and the other up to 10. We’re in the process of finishing our newest room which will be perfect for a date night or double date!

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Wintertime in Stillwater

02-28-2021

Presented by City of Stillwater at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm

Winter welcomes you to Stillwater’s warm historic district glimmering with ambiance and seasonal charm November through February.  Discover the 40+ locally owned shops and 30+ restaurants. Take a stroll in this beautiful escape on the St....

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Winter welcomes you to Stillwater’s warm historic district glimmering with ambiance and seasonal charm November through February.  Discover the 40+ locally owned shops and 30+ restaurants. Take a stroll in this beautiful escape on the St. Croix River. Make Stillwater your winter oasis! Park once and walk to all the festivities from your suite to experience the full winter scene in Stillwater. More details to come.

Find sparkling lights on Main Street & events throughout the season at different locations.

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Pinocchio: Once Upon A Pine

03-07-2021

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 11:00 am + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 06 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

The world’s most beloved puppet comes to life in this humorous and heartfelt adaptation of the Carlo Collodi classic. Geppetto, a lonely toymaker, longs to have a child to call his own. But he soon gets more than he bargained for when...

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The world’s most beloved puppet comes to life in this humorous and heartfelt adaptation of the Carlo Collodi classic. Geppetto, a lonely toymaker, longs to have a child to call his own. But he soon gets more than he bargained for when Pinocchio—a marionette carved from an enchanted log—springs to life before his eyes! Filled with memorable characters and magical adventures, Once Upon A Pine reminds audiences of the importance of love, friendship and honesty. And that’s no lie.

COVID Safety protocols:

Masks required. Seating for this production will be at 25% capacity and seat groupings will be socially distanced at least 6 feet apart.  Click here for full safety protocols. 

 

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Tim Sigler Sundays at Ziggy's

04-25-2021

Presented by at Ziggy's on Main, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Sun, Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 04 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 25 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us for Sunday Funday with Tiim Sigler every Sunday at Ziggy's!

Join us for Sunday Funday with Tiim Sigler every Sunday at Ziggy's!

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Baby Bear's Story Kitchen

03-31-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 10 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 17 @ 10:15 am + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 24 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 31 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Chef Baby Bear invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) in cooking up some stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Each Story Kitchen will also feature an...

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Chef Baby Bear invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) in cooking up some stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Each Story Kitchen will also feature an accompanying recipe. Storytimes are virtual and posted on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

On March 1 and March 31, Baby Bear will be busy grocery shopping. Tune in for special guest presenters on these dates.  See our full event calendar to learn more.

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Nature in Black and White: Exhibition

03-27-2021

Presented by ArtReach St. Croix at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 04 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 12:00 pm + 13 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 06 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Carpenter-Holt’s photography reflects delicate geometry and resilience amid a dormant winterscape. Merkt creates light through her subtractive scratchboard process capturing the textures and patterns around us. Willers’s work shows strength,...

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Carpenter-Holt’s photography reflects delicate geometry and resilience amid a dormant winterscape. Merkt creates light through her subtractive scratchboard process capturing the textures and patterns around us. Willers’s work shows strength, subtlety and encounters with the contemplative.

On view: February 18-March 27

featuring work by Tara Merkt, Leslie Carpenter-Holt and Rhonda Willers

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Trivia in the Lift Bridge Taproom

04-28-2021

Presented by Lift Bridge Brewing Co at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm + 6 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 24 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 31 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 07 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm - less dates and times

Presented by Know Factory Trivia
- 4 rounds of questions
- Multiple choice, so easier for all to play!
- There will be themed nights, personalized to the brewery and the local area.
- Max 6 persons per team
- Mid game prize, 1 token per player....

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Presented by Know Factory Trivia
- 4 rounds of questions
- Multiple choice, so easier for all to play!
- There will be themed nights, personalized to the brewery and the local area.
- Max 6 persons per team
- Mid game prize, 1 token per player. 1st place $25, 2nd place 3 crowlers, 3rd place bag of popcorn or similar
- In between rounds we are planning on doing a short interview/promo/performances, different each week (starting April).
- This will be a SAFE event. Customers will be seated at tables, Beertenders will come to your tables for service, the brewery is a nice BIG open space and we have lots of room, even at 50% occupancy.
- You will need to download the KAHOOT app to participate.

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Local Artist Showcase

03-25-2021

Presented by The Lumberjack at The Lumberjack, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 04 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm

Join us for our local live music showcase on the 1st, 3rd (and 5th when applicable) Thursday of every month at The Lumberjack!

Join us for our local live music showcase on the 1st, 3rd (and 5th when applicable) Thursday of every month at The Lumberjack!

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Date Night at Cooks of Crocus Hill

04-24-2021

Presented by Cooks of Crocus Hill at Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 05 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm + 13 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm - less dates and times

At our lively, hands-on Date Night classes you will enjoy an intimate cooking experience and a delicious dinner for two. The style of cuisine varies per class. Visit our website for details and to choose which class you want to take!...

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At our lively, hands-on Date Night classes you will enjoy an intimate cooking experience and a delicious dinner for two. The style of cuisine varies per class. Visit our website for details and to choose which class you want to take! https://cooksofcrocushill.com/cooking-classes/date-night/

We're committed to the health and safety of our students and team. We request that all attendees wear a mask and arrive a few minutes early to complete a temperature check and fill out a COVID-19 pre-screening questionnaire.

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Live Irish Music at Charlie's Irish Pub

04-17-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Charlie's Irish Pub, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 05 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm + 11 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm - less dates and times

Check their website at https://waterstreetinn.us/calendar/ for the band lineup!

Check their website at https://waterstreetinn.us/calendar/ for the band lineup!

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WOMEN IN CONSERVATION: EDUCATION AND OUTREACH

03-06-2021

Presented by St. Croix River Association at Carpenter Nature Center, Hastings
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 06 @ 9:00 am

In honor of Women’s History Month, the St. Croix River Association will host three family-friendly events throughout the month of March to highlight the contributions of women in the field of conservation. From historical figures like wildlife...

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In honor of Women’s History Month, the St. Croix River Association will host three family-friendly events throughout the month of March to highlight the contributions of women in the field of conservation. From historical figures like wildlife biologist Frances Hamerstrom to present-day staff members at SCRA and other organizations, these events will feature the inspiring stories of the women in our watershed and the work they do to conserve its beauty and resources for future generations.

Learn about songbirds, raptors, and much more on an informative hike on the CNC grounds and spend time with the ambassador animals while hearing the stories that shaped these two women’s roles in nature and protecting the environment.

This family-friendly event is open to all, but may be especially inspiring for young people with a passion for nature! The hike will primarily be outdoors with a possibility of limited audience inside the Visitor’s Center. We will be following State of Minnesota and CDC guidelines for COVID-19 safety. Please bring a facemask and be prepared to follow social distancing protocols.

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Bird Migration from the St. Croix Valley to Costa Rica

03-10-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm

Many of the birds that visit our yards during the summer lead a fascinating double life. These birds make an amazing journey between summer in Minnesota and winter in Costa Rica and Central America. Patty Mueller, Board President of Tropical...

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Many of the birds that visit our yards during the summer lead a fascinating double life. These birds make an amazing journey between summer in Minnesota and winter in Costa Rica and Central America. Patty Mueller, Board President of Tropical Wings, will speak about these tiny, brave travelers and local efforts to support migratory bird education and habitat conservation. Tropical Wings is a locally founded non-profit organization that has formed partnerships with parks and reserves in Costa Rica to promote the quality habitat of our shared migratory birds, including exchanges with park professionals from both countries. As a shared resource, these birds play a vital role in the web of life and depend on quality habitat along and at both ends of their migration to thrive. There are 55 species of birds that spend their summer months breeding in the valley and wintering in Costa Rica. Of the 55 species, 19 are considered conservation priorities.

This program is presented in partnership with the St. Croix Valley Chapter of the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

Program is via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details.

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The Secret Life of Puppets: Around the World and Through the Ages

03-11-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm

From when people played with shadows and fire to when people play with hi-tech engineering. award-winning Minneapolis puppetry artists Shari Aronson and Chris Griffith will give you close-ups of the history behind the characters and styles that...

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From when people played with shadows and fire to when people play with hi-tech engineering. award-winning Minneapolis puppetry artists Shari Aronson and Chris Griffith will give you close-ups of the history behind the characters and styles that have spanned centuries and continents. With playfulness and humor, Z Puppets Rosenschnoz will guide you into a new understanding of how sticks, cloth, string and light come alive in the right hands. Geared toward ages 8-12 but all ages are invited to attend.

Kids, want to get your imagination into action? Come back on Saturday, March 13 at 10:30 a.m. for a hands-on exploration of the magic of puppetry, in Secret Life Of Puppets Part 2.

The program will be Live via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details. If you are new to Zoom, see these instructions on how to get started

This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (Legacy).

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Desperate Measures

05-15-2021

Presented by St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre at St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm + 17 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 01 @ 8:00 pm Fri, May 07 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 08 @ 8:00 pm Fri, May 14 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 15 @ 8:00 pm - less dates and times

Opening in March is the Midwest premiere of Desperate Measures, winner of the BEST MUSICAL! 2018 OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE & OBA AWARDS and BEST MUSIC & LYRICS! 2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS!!

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Opening in March is the Midwest premiere of Desperate Measures, winner of the BEST MUSICAL! 2018 OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE & OBA AWARDS and BEST MUSIC & LYRICS! 2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS!!

When the dangerously handsome Johnny Blood’s life is on the line, he must put his fate into the hands of a colorful cast of characters including a mysterious sheriff, an eccentric priest, a narcissistic governor, a saloon girl gone good, and a nun out of the habit. Together, they face uncharted territory as laws are broken and hearts are won. Before the sun sets, will they be able to rise up and pull off the greatest act yet, or will Johnny be left hanging?

This witty and wild new musical comedy takes the Bard's Measure for Measure and shakes things up with a toe tappin' score by award-winning composer David Friedman. Featuring fresh and feisty book and lyrics by two-time Tony nominee Peter Kellogg, Desperate Measures is fully loaded with laughs. Saddle up and see why audiences and critics alike have branded Desperate Measures a grade ‘A’ musical!

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The Secret Life of Puppets: Puppetry Workshop

03-13-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 13 @ 10:30 am

The Secret Life Of Puppets (part 2): Try Your Hands with Z Puppets Rosenschnoz - ln real-time on Zoom! 

This interactive demonstration will take you into the tricks and techniques of bringing characters alive by just using your hands, simple...

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The Secret Life Of Puppets (part 2): Try Your Hands with Z Puppets Rosenschnoz - ln real-time on Zoom! 

This interactive demonstration will take you into the tricks and techniques of bringing characters alive by just using your hands, simple objects, action and reaction. No experience nor puppets needed — just a willingness to jump in and have fun experimenting (with opportunities to share your discoveries). You are able to attend this without attending part 1 which goes into the history behind puppetry. Tap into the magic of puppetry with your own power of playfulness! Geared toward kids, ages 8-12. Interested adults can contact Angie Petrie at apetrie@ci.stillwater.mn.us

The program is Live via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details.

This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (Legacy).

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St. Patrick's Day at Charlie's Irish Pub at the Water Street Inn

03-21-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Charlie's Irish Pub, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Tue, Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm Sun, Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm - less dates and times

Your home for Irish music, great food and tons of fun in downtown Stillwater will be having some festivities for St. Patrick's Day! Stay tuned to this page for more details.

 

Your home for Irish music, great food and tons of fun in downtown Stillwater will be having some festivities for St. Patrick's Day! Stay tuned to this page for more details.

 

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March Education Center Third Saturday

03-20-2021

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 20 @ 9:00 am

Free and open to everyone!

The Education Center building will be open for check in, directions, and restrooms. Face masks are required to enter the building.

Belwin Conservancy is pleased to be able to open the Education Center trails to the...

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Free and open to everyone!

The Education Center building will be open for check in, directions, and restrooms. Face masks are required to enter the building.

Belwin Conservancy is pleased to be able to open the Education Center trails to the public once a month. Thanks to our staff and volunteers for making this possible!

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Water Street Inn's Winter River-Side Ice Skating Rink

03-30-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Water Street Inn, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 01 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 02 @ 8:00 am + 35 more dates and times

Tue, Mar 02 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 03 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 07 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 08 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 14 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 15 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 8:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 21 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 22 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 23 @ 8:00 am Wed, Mar 24 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 8:00 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 8:00 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 8:00 am Sun, Mar 28 @ 8:00 am Mon, Mar 29 @ 8:00 am Tue, Mar 30 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Open Daily 8am - 10pm | $ FREE $ | Bring your own skates

Schedule subject to change.

Mondays: Open Hockey > pucks and sticks allowed

Tuesdays: League Night (or Open Hockey)

Wednesdays: Family Skate > Free kids meal with purchase of an adult...

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Open Daily 8am - 10pm | $ FREE $ | Bring your own skates

Schedule subject to change.

Mondays: Open Hockey > pucks and sticks allowed

Tuesdays: League Night (or Open Hockey)

Wednesdays: Family Skate > Free kids meal with purchase of an adult meal

Thursdays: Open Skate > Varsity Skate from 5-7 (private)

Fridays & Saturdays: Open Skate

Sundays: Open skate until 6pm and then Adults only skate from 6pm - 10pm

NO Public Skate times: Feb. 19-21 for Frozen Flannel Bonspiel.

 

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The Phipps: Galleries

04-03-2021

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 01 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 02 @ 9:30 am + 32 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 03 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 04 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 05 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 07 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 08 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 09 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 10 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 11 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 12 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 14 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 15 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 16 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 17 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 18 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 19 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 21 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 22 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 23 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 24 @ 9:30 am Thu, Mar 25 @ 9:30 am Fri, Mar 26 @ 9:30 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 9:30 am Sun, Mar 28 @ 9:30 am Mon, Mar 29 @ 9:30 am Tue, Mar 30 @ 9:30 am Wed, Mar 31 @ 9:30 am Thu, Apr 01 @ 9:30 am Fri, Apr 02 @ 9:30 am Sat, Apr 03 @ 9:30 am - less dates and times

February 26 - April 3, 2021

Susan Gangsei
The Circle: A Return to Center
Handwoven Tapestry

Nicole Havekost
Den Mother
Drawing and Mixed Media Sculpture

Fawzia Khan
Persevere
Drawing, Textile and Video

Christopher...

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February 26 - April 3, 2021

Susan Gangsei
The Circle: A Return to Center
Handwoven Tapestry

Nicole Havekost
Den Mother
Drawing and Mixed Media Sculpture

Fawzia Khan
Persevere
Drawing, Textile and Video

Christopher Palbicki
Underworlds
Acrylic and Mixed Media on Panel

Susan Solomon
Earthscapes
Gouache and Ink on Masonite

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Monday - Wednesday
9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday and Friday
9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday Noon to 5:00 pm

One hour before and during performances in the theater.

Extended Hours
Saturdays: Feb 27, Mar 6 and Apr 3, Noon- 8:00 pm
Sundays: Feb 28 and Mar 7, Noon - 5:00 pm

Gallery hours may change in response to COVID-19. Check www.thephipps.org for updates.

Visitors are required to wear face masks and maintain physical distancing. To review all Phipps safety protocols, go to thephipps.org/safety-protocols/
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Directions from Saint Paul: 15 miles East in I94. Hudson exit 1, Hwy. 35 North. West on Locust Street. One block.

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WINTERFEST 2021

02-28-2021

Presented by JX Event Venue at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am

Join us for our annual Winterfest downtown Stillwater! There will be winter games and events, and special deals with different downtown shops and restaurants. We encourage you to come down for this long weekend event. Don't miss out on the magic...

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Join us for our annual Winterfest downtown Stillwater! There will be winter games and events, and special deals with different downtown shops and restaurants. We encourage you to come down for this long weekend event. Don't miss out on the magic of Stillwater in the winter!

Please see SCHEDULE OF EVENTS for the most updated version.

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Snowshoer's Special at Saint Croix Vineyards

02-28-2021

Presented by Saint Croix Vineyards at Saint Croix Vineyards, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 10:00 am

Warm up with a cup of hot mulled wine and a plate of tasty snacks inside our rustic winery.

*Reservations Required
*$20 per person: 1 cup of wine, 1 charcuterie plate, and a table reserved for 2 hours
*$25 per couple: 2 cups of wine, 1...

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Warm up with a cup of hot mulled wine and a plate of tasty snacks inside our rustic winery.

*Reservations Required
*$20 per person: 1 cup of wine, 1 charcuterie plate, and a table reserved for 2 hours
*$25 per couple: 2 cups of wine, 1 charcuterie plate to share and a table reserved for 2 hours
(Maximum of 6 people per table)
Reserve a table today!
**Additional wines and wine flights available for purchase

https://www.scvwines.com/copy-of-events

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Stillwater Escape Rooms

03-31-2021

Presented by Stillwater Escape Company at JX Event Venue, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 06 @ 12:00 pm + 10 more dates and times

Sun, Mar 07 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 11:00 am Sat, Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm Sun, Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Stillwater Escape Co. is located in downtown Stillwater, MN. Located on the 2nd floor of JX Event Venue, once historic Connolly Shoe Co.

Stillwater Escape Company's goal is to provide a great puzzle experience for the East Metro. There are...

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Stillwater Escape Co. is located in downtown Stillwater, MN. Located on the 2nd floor of JX Event Venue, once historic Connolly Shoe Co.

Stillwater Escape Company's goal is to provide a great puzzle experience for the East Metro. There are currently two escape rooms operating! One can accommodate up to 8 people, and the other up to 10. We’re in the process of finishing our newest room which will be perfect for a date night or double date!

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Wintertime in Stillwater

02-28-2021

Presented by City of Stillwater at Downtown Stillwater, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm

Winter welcomes you to Stillwater’s warm historic district glimmering with ambiance and seasonal charm November through February.  Discover the 40+ locally owned shops and 30+ restaurants. Take a stroll in this beautiful escape on the St....

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Winter welcomes you to Stillwater’s warm historic district glimmering with ambiance and seasonal charm November through February.  Discover the 40+ locally owned shops and 30+ restaurants. Take a stroll in this beautiful escape on the St. Croix River. Make Stillwater your winter oasis! Park once and walk to all the festivities from your suite to experience the full winter scene in Stillwater. More details to come.

Find sparkling lights on Main Street & events throughout the season at different locations.

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Pinocchio: Once Upon A Pine

03-07-2021

Presented by The Phipps Center for the Arts at The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 11:00 am + 3 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 06 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 1:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

The world’s most beloved puppet comes to life in this humorous and heartfelt adaptation of the Carlo Collodi classic. Geppetto, a lonely toymaker, longs to have a child to call his own. But he soon gets more than he bargained for when...

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The world’s most beloved puppet comes to life in this humorous and heartfelt adaptation of the Carlo Collodi classic. Geppetto, a lonely toymaker, longs to have a child to call his own. But he soon gets more than he bargained for when Pinocchio—a marionette carved from an enchanted log—springs to life before his eyes! Filled with memorable characters and magical adventures, Once Upon A Pine reminds audiences of the importance of love, friendship and honesty. And that’s no lie.

COVID Safety protocols:

Masks required. Seating for this production will be at 25% capacity and seat groupings will be socially distanced at least 6 feet apart.  Click here for full safety protocols. 

 

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Tim Sigler Sundays at Ziggy's

04-25-2021

Presented by at Ziggy's on Main, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 07 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Sun, Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 04 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 18 @ 3:00 pm Sun, Apr 25 @ 3:00 pm - less dates and times

Join us for Sunday Funday with Tiim Sigler every Sunday at Ziggy's!

Join us for Sunday Funday with Tiim Sigler every Sunday at Ziggy's!

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Baby Bear's Story Kitchen

03-31-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 10 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 17 @ 10:15 am + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 24 @ 10:15 am Wed, Mar 31 @ 10:15 am - less dates and times

Chef Baby Bear invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) in cooking up some stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Each Story Kitchen will also feature an...

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Chef Baby Bear invites you to join him (and Miss Kim) in cooking up some stories, songs and poems! Each 20-25 minute program will include an appearance by Baby Bear with one additional Storytime element. Each Story Kitchen will also feature an accompanying recipe. Storytimes are virtual and posted on Wednesdays at 10:15 AM on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

On March 1 and March 31, Baby Bear will be busy grocery shopping. Tune in for special guest presenters on these dates.  See our full event calendar to learn more.

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Nature in Black and White: Exhibition

03-27-2021

Presented by ArtReach St. Croix at ArtReach St. Croix, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 04 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 05 @ 12:00 pm + 13 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 06 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm Wed, Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm Thu, Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm - less dates and times

Carpenter-Holt’s photography reflects delicate geometry and resilience amid a dormant winterscape. Merkt creates light through her subtractive scratchboard process capturing the textures and patterns around us. Willers’s work shows strength,...

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Carpenter-Holt’s photography reflects delicate geometry and resilience amid a dormant winterscape. Merkt creates light through her subtractive scratchboard process capturing the textures and patterns around us. Willers’s work shows strength, subtlety and encounters with the contemplative.

On view: February 18-March 27

featuring work by Tara Merkt, Leslie Carpenter-Holt and Rhonda Willers

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Trivia in the Lift Bridge Taproom

04-28-2021

Presented by Lift Bridge Brewing Co at Lift Bridge Brewing Co, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 03 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm + 6 more dates and times

Wed, Mar 24 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Mar 31 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 07 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm Wed, Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm - less dates and times

Presented by Know Factory Trivia
- 4 rounds of questions
- Multiple choice, so easier for all to play!
- There will be themed nights, personalized to the brewery and the local area.
- Max 6 persons per team
- Mid game prize, 1 token per player....

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Presented by Know Factory Trivia
- 4 rounds of questions
- Multiple choice, so easier for all to play!
- There will be themed nights, personalized to the brewery and the local area.
- Max 6 persons per team
- Mid game prize, 1 token per player. 1st place $25, 2nd place 3 crowlers, 3rd place bag of popcorn or similar
- In between rounds we are planning on doing a short interview/promo/performances, different each week (starting April).
- This will be a SAFE event. Customers will be seated at tables, Beertenders will come to your tables for service, the brewery is a nice BIG open space and we have lots of room, even at 50% occupancy.
- You will need to download the KAHOOT app to participate.

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Local Artist Showcase

03-25-2021

Presented by The Lumberjack at The Lumberjack, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 04 @ 7:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm

Join us for our local live music showcase on the 1st, 3rd (and 5th when applicable) Thursday of every month at The Lumberjack!

Join us for our local live music showcase on the 1st, 3rd (and 5th when applicable) Thursday of every month at The Lumberjack!

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Date Night at Cooks of Crocus Hill

04-24-2021

Presented by Cooks of Crocus Hill at Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 05 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm + 13 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm Fri, Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm Sat, Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm - less dates and times

At our lively, hands-on Date Night classes you will enjoy an intimate cooking experience and a delicious dinner for two. The style of cuisine varies per class. Visit our website for details and to choose which class you want to take!...

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At our lively, hands-on Date Night classes you will enjoy an intimate cooking experience and a delicious dinner for two. The style of cuisine varies per class. Visit our website for details and to choose which class you want to take! https://cooksofcrocushill.com/cooking-classes/date-night/

We're committed to the health and safety of our students and team. We request that all attendees wear a mask and arrive a few minutes early to complete a temperature check and fill out a COVID-19 pre-screening questionnaire.

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Live Irish Music at Charlie's Irish Pub

04-17-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Charlie's Irish Pub, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 05 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 06 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm + 11 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm - less dates and times

Check their website at https://waterstreetinn.us/calendar/ for the band lineup!

Check their website at https://waterstreetinn.us/calendar/ for the band lineup!

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WOMEN IN CONSERVATION: EDUCATION AND OUTREACH

03-06-2021

Presented by St. Croix River Association at Carpenter Nature Center, Hastings
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 06 @ 9:00 am

In honor of Women’s History Month, the St. Croix River Association will host three family-friendly events throughout the month of March to highlight the contributions of women in the field of conservation. From historical figures like wildlife...

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In honor of Women’s History Month, the St. Croix River Association will host three family-friendly events throughout the month of March to highlight the contributions of women in the field of conservation. From historical figures like wildlife biologist Frances Hamerstrom to present-day staff members at SCRA and other organizations, these events will feature the inspiring stories of the women in our watershed and the work they do to conserve its beauty and resources for future generations.

Learn about songbirds, raptors, and much more on an informative hike on the CNC grounds and spend time with the ambassador animals while hearing the stories that shaped these two women’s roles in nature and protecting the environment.

This family-friendly event is open to all, but may be especially inspiring for young people with a passion for nature! The hike will primarily be outdoors with a possibility of limited audience inside the Visitor’s Center. We will be following State of Minnesota and CDC guidelines for COVID-19 safety. Please bring a facemask and be prepared to follow social distancing protocols.

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Bird Migration from the St. Croix Valley to Costa Rica

03-10-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm

Many of the birds that visit our yards during the summer lead a fascinating double life. These birds make an amazing journey between summer in Minnesota and winter in Costa Rica and Central America. Patty Mueller, Board President of Tropical...

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Many of the birds that visit our yards during the summer lead a fascinating double life. These birds make an amazing journey between summer in Minnesota and winter in Costa Rica and Central America. Patty Mueller, Board President of Tropical Wings, will speak about these tiny, brave travelers and local efforts to support migratory bird education and habitat conservation. Tropical Wings is a locally founded non-profit organization that has formed partnerships with parks and reserves in Costa Rica to promote the quality habitat of our shared migratory birds, including exchanges with park professionals from both countries. As a shared resource, these birds play a vital role in the web of life and depend on quality habitat along and at both ends of their migration to thrive. There are 55 species of birds that spend their summer months breeding in the valley and wintering in Costa Rica. Of the 55 species, 19 are considered conservation priorities.

This program is presented in partnership with the St. Croix Valley Chapter of the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

Program is via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details.

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The Secret Life of Puppets: Around the World and Through the Ages

03-11-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm

From when people played with shadows and fire to when people play with hi-tech engineering. award-winning Minneapolis puppetry artists Shari Aronson and Chris Griffith will give you close-ups of the history behind the characters and styles that...

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From when people played with shadows and fire to when people play with hi-tech engineering. award-winning Minneapolis puppetry artists Shari Aronson and Chris Griffith will give you close-ups of the history behind the characters and styles that have spanned centuries and continents. With playfulness and humor, Z Puppets Rosenschnoz will guide you into a new understanding of how sticks, cloth, string and light come alive in the right hands. Geared toward ages 8-12 but all ages are invited to attend.

Kids, want to get your imagination into action? Come back on Saturday, March 13 at 10:30 a.m. for a hands-on exploration of the magic of puppetry, in Secret Life Of Puppets Part 2.

The program will be Live via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details. If you are new to Zoom, see these instructions on how to get started

This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (Legacy).

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Desperate Measures

05-15-2021

Presented by St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre at St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, Hudson
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm + 17 more dates and times

Sat, Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Mar 27 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 02 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 03 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 09 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 10 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm Sat, Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm Fri, Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 01 @ 8:00 pm Fri, May 07 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 08 @ 8:00 pm Fri, May 14 @ 8:00 pm Sat, May 15 @ 8:00 pm - less dates and times

Opening in March is the Midwest premiere of Desperate Measures, winner of the BEST MUSICAL! 2018 OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE & OBA AWARDS and BEST MUSIC & LYRICS! 2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS!!

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Opening in March is the Midwest premiere of Desperate Measures, winner of the BEST MUSICAL! 2018 OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE & OBA AWARDS and BEST MUSIC & LYRICS! 2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS!!

When the dangerously handsome Johnny Blood’s life is on the line, he must put his fate into the hands of a colorful cast of characters including a mysterious sheriff, an eccentric priest, a narcissistic governor, a saloon girl gone good, and a nun out of the habit. Together, they face uncharted territory as laws are broken and hearts are won. Before the sun sets, will they be able to rise up and pull off the greatest act yet, or will Johnny be left hanging?

This witty and wild new musical comedy takes the Bard's Measure for Measure and shakes things up with a toe tappin' score by award-winning composer David Friedman. Featuring fresh and feisty book and lyrics by two-time Tony nominee Peter Kellogg, Desperate Measures is fully loaded with laughs. Saddle up and see why audiences and critics alike have branded Desperate Measures a grade ‘A’ musical!

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The Secret Life of Puppets: Puppetry Workshop

03-13-2021

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 13 @ 10:30 am

The Secret Life Of Puppets (part 2): Try Your Hands with Z Puppets Rosenschnoz - ln real-time on Zoom! 

This interactive demonstration will take you into the tricks and techniques of bringing characters alive by just using your hands, simple...

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The Secret Life Of Puppets (part 2): Try Your Hands with Z Puppets Rosenschnoz - ln real-time on Zoom! 

This interactive demonstration will take you into the tricks and techniques of bringing characters alive by just using your hands, simple objects, action and reaction. No experience nor puppets needed — just a willingness to jump in and have fun experimenting (with opportunities to share your discoveries). You are able to attend this without attending part 1 which goes into the history behind puppetry. Tap into the magic of puppetry with your own power of playfulness! Geared toward kids, ages 8-12. Interested adults can contact Angie Petrie at apetrie@ci.stillwater.mn.us

The program is Live via Zoom. Registration is required. An email will be sent after registration with the Zoom meeting details.

This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (Legacy).

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St. Patrick's Day at Charlie's Irish Pub at the Water Street Inn

03-21-2021

Presented by Water Street Inn, Charlie's Irish Pub at Charlie's Irish Pub, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm Sun, Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm Mon, Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm + 6 more dates and times

Tue, Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm Wed, Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm Thu, Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm Fri, Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm Sat, Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm Sun, Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm - less dates and times

Your home for Irish music, great food and tons of fun in downtown Stillwater will be having some festivities for St. Patrick's Day! Stay tuned to this page for more details.

 

Your home for Irish music, great food and tons of fun in downtown Stillwater will be having some festivities for St. Patrick's Day! Stay tuned to this page for more details.

 

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March Education Center Third Saturday

03-20-2021

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Mar 20 @ 9:00 am

Free and open to everyone!

The Education Center building will be open for check in, directions, and restrooms. Face masks are required to enter the building.

Belwin Conservancy is pleased to be able to open the Education Center trails to the...

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Free and open to everyone!

The Education Center building will be open for check in, directions, and restrooms. Face masks are required to enter the building.

Belwin Conservancy is pleased to be able to open the Education Center trails to the public once a month. Thanks to our staff and volunteers for making this possible!

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