Classes


Sawdust Savvy, DIY Workshop!

12-28-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 07 @ 2:00 pm Fri, Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 28 @ 2:00 am - less dates and times

Join us for a 3 hour workshop where you will get the opportunity to stain, stencil and paint your own one-of-a-kind DIY sign. Our workshops are instructor led and loads of fun!

 

Join us for a 3 hour workshop where you will get the opportunity to stain, stencil and paint your own one-of-a-kind DIY sign. Our workshops are instructor led and loads of fun!

 

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Cookie Decorating Party for Teens

12-07-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 10:30 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Cookie Decorating Party for Teens. Have fun decorating cookies with your peers. We'll provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles, and more! Bring your...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Cookie Decorating Party for Teens. Have fun decorating cookies with your peers. We'll provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles, and more! Bring your creativity and appetite for this fun day of decorating sugar cookies!  For teens ages 12-18.

 

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Winter Wild at The Acreage

12-07-2019

Presented by St. Croix River Association at The Acreage at Osceola, Home of the Horst Rechelbacher Foundation, Osceola
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 1:00 pm

The Horst Rechelbacher Foundation and St. Croix River Association would like to invite you to an afternoon of winter wildlife at The Acreage at Osceola. This festive event features Wisconsin DNR Wildlife Technician and Educator, Chris...

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The Horst Rechelbacher Foundation and St. Croix River Association would like to invite you to an afternoon of winter wildlife at The Acreage at Osceola. This festive event features Wisconsin DNR Wildlife Technician and Educator, Chris Cold.

Chris will give a family friendly presentation on Wisconsin winter ecology and wildlife inside the Horst Gallery building. Following the presentation, all are invited to stay for a variety of fun, hands-on activities including visiting the barn animals, crafts, and snowshoeing should the weather allow.

Beat the cold with a bonfire and hot beverages and join us for this fun community event as part of the Light Up Osceola festival!

 

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Early Childhood Family Storytime

12-09-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Dec 09 @ 6:00 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. for stories, songs, movement, and more to encourage the development of early learning skills. For children ages 5 and under and their caregivers.

This special evening...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. for stories, songs, movement, and more to encourage the development of early learning skills. For children ages 5 and under and their caregivers.

This special evening session will be lead by a Stillwater ECFE Family Educator.

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Baby Storytime

12-17-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 10 @ 10:15 am Tue, Dec 17 @ 10:15 am

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime with singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing at this inclusive storytime for families with babies. This is a time for you and your baby to bond with...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime with singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing at this inclusive storytime for families with babies. This is a time for you and your baby to bond with one another. Stay and play after storytime (until noon). It’s a great opportunity to meet new friends, socialize, and strengthen early literacy skills! This storytime is recommended for developmental ages 0-2 and their grown-ups (siblings always welcome).

 

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Drop-in DIY for Teens

12-10-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 10 @ 4:30 pm

Teens, drop in for some DIY fun at Stillwater Public Library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays every month between 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. There will be supplies available for you to create a fun craft. Teens ages 12-18 are welcome! Our DIY projects for...

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Teens, drop in for some DIY fun at Stillwater Public Library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays every month between 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. There will be supplies available for you to create a fun craft. Teens ages 12-18 are welcome! Our DIY projects for the fall are:

  • September 10 - Pom-Pom Coasters
  • September 24 - Fuse Beads
  • October 8 - PopSockets
  • October 22 - Origami (Paper Crafts)
  • November 12 - String Art
  • November 26 - Watercoloring
  • December 10 - Wire Wrapped Word Art

Program is free and no registration necessary.

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Family Storytime: Stillwater Library

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 10:15 am Wed, Dec 18 @ 10:15 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through December 18 from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for Family Storytime. Stories, songs, finger plays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills.  For all children and their...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through December 18 from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for Family Storytime. Stories, songs, finger plays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills.  For all children and their families or caregivers.

Program is free and no registration is required.

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Family Drop-in Play

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 10:45 am Wed, Dec 18 @ 10:45 am

Join families and meet new friends during Family Drop-in Play time at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays though December 18 from 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Enjoy this dedicated time and space to play alongside your young child in an...

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Join families and meet new friends during Family Drop-in Play time at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays though December 18 from 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Enjoy this dedicated time and space to play alongside your young child in an inclusive and welcoming environment.

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Art Cart

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. to experience "Art Cart".

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. to experience "Art Cart".

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide supplies and a suggested project that you can make with your child. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child(ren) will be set up in the storytime room.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Create a 1920's Era Necklace - Inspired by Downton Abbey

01-11-2020

Presented by Marquess Studios at Marquess Studios, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm

Make a beautiful necklace inspired by Lady Mary or Lady Cora and then take part in activities that bring the show to life. You can also pre-order a surprise swag bag full of treasures inspired by the downstairs staff or the upstairs nobility....

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Make a beautiful necklace inspired by Lady Mary or Lady Cora and then take part in activities that bring the show to life. You can also pre-order a surprise swag bag full of treasures inspired by the downstairs staff or the upstairs nobility.  

Test your knowledge of the Downton episodes with trivia and other fun activities. We have great prizes!
Feel free to bring wine and other little goodies for you and your friends to share. We will provide tea and lemon water for all guests.
Prepare to be delighted if you add on an optional 'Swag Bag' with DA-themed treasures. They were a huge hit at our last event!

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Aprons & Apps // DIY Apron + Cooking Demo

12-14-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am

Sawdust Savvy has partnered with our pals at Cooks of Crocus Hill for this one-of-a-kind experience. Participants will begin the day using a customized stencil to create a masterpiece apron to take home. After getting a creative fix, the class...

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Sawdust Savvy has partnered with our pals at Cooks of Crocus Hill for this one-of-a-kind experience. Participants will begin the day using a customized stencil to create a masterpiece apron to take home. After getting a creative fix, the class will head over to the kitchen at Cooks Stillwater where a cooking demonstration will take place along with delicious bites and tasty treats! This is a two hit combo, you can't go wrong with!

 

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Create Fused Glass Ornaments at Holiday Open House

12-14-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm

Create beautiful fused glass ornaments and enjoy complementary holiday treats! This great family activity is fun for all.

Ornaments will be ready for pick up one week later.  All proceeds go directly to Valley Friendship Club -staying in your...

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Create beautiful fused glass ornaments and enjoy complementary holiday treats! This great family activity is fun for all.

Ornaments will be ready for pick up one week later.  All proceeds go directly to Valley Friendship Club -staying in your community, helping your friends & neighbors. No need to RSVP-- walk in and enjoy!

Valley Friendship Club (VFC) is a local nonprofit providing safe accessible social & educational opportunities to children, teens & young adults with disabilities.

For more in on VFC:  www.ValleyFriendshipClub.org

Contact VFC at : info@ValleyFriendshipClub.org  or  651-491-6486

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Alchemy Fused Glass

12-14-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm

Create beautiful fused glass ornaments at Holiday Open House Saturday, December 14th (1-4pm). Get a start on the holidays and make some for yourself and some for gift giving!  Walk in -create beautiful fused glass ornaments, Pick up 1 week...

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Create beautiful fused glass ornaments at Holiday Open House Saturday, December 14th (1-4pm). Get a start on the holidays and make some for yourself and some for gift giving!  Walk in -create beautiful fused glass ornaments, Pick up 1 week after fused.  Complimentary Holiday Treats!

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Santa Is Coming to KCAP Studio!

12-15-2019

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am

Spend the Holidays with friends, family, and the community by creating memories that last a life time. Join us on December 15th from 10:00am to 2:00pm as Santa will be visiting Kari's Create and Paint Studio. Walk-ins are welcome and no...

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Spend the Holidays with friends, family, and the community by creating memories that last a life time. Join us on December 15th from 10:00am to 2:00pm as Santa will be visiting Kari's Create and Paint Studio. Walk-ins are welcome and no registration needed. Don't miss your chance to visit Santa before he takes off for the North Pole! All ages are welcome. We hope to see you here!

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Rustic Elegance - Stacked Bracelet Class

01-25-2020

Presented by Marquess Studios at Marquess Studios, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm Thu, Jan 09 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm

This set of stacked bracelets is inspired by our winter collection, "Rustic Elegance," found in Kowalski's Markets, boutiques around the Twin Cities and in our online store. Each guest will make a set of 3 (or 5) stacked bracelets that fit...

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This set of stacked bracelets is inspired by our winter collection, "Rustic Elegance," found in Kowalski's Markets, boutiques around the Twin Cities and in our online store. Each guest will make a set of 3 (or 5) stacked bracelets that fit perfectly and are personalized with your choice of beads and add some vintage baubles. Such a versatile statement piece! 1.5 - 2 hours

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Happy Holidays!

12-20-2019

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm

Sometimes the most special gift you can give around the holidays is spending time with one another. Join us for a relaxing, cozy, and creative evening. Express your love for the holidays with friends and family as you paint along with an artist...

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Sometimes the most special gift you can give around the holidays is spending time with one another. Join us for a relaxing, cozy, and creative evening. Express your love for the holidays with friends and family as you paint along with an artist led instructor. No painting experience necessary. We hope to see you here!

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Education Center Third Saturday

12-21-2019

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 21 @ 9:00 am

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails! December's focus is a Winter Hike with naturalist Lynette Anderson!

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails! December's focus is a Winter Hike with naturalist Lynette Anderson!

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First Day Snowshoe/Winter Walk

01-01-2020

Presented by St. Croix River Association at Standing Cedars: Englewood Trail, Osceola
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jan 01 @ 12:00 pm

Join the St. Croix River Association and Standing Cedars Community Land Conservancy for a first day hike! We will enjoy a brisk walk to work off the holiday calories, with some stops during our hike to enjoy the scenery and some interpretation...

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Join the St. Croix River Association and Standing Cedars Community Land Conservancy for a first day hike! We will enjoy a brisk walk to work off the holiday calories, with some stops during our hike to enjoy the scenery and some interpretation of the landscape on the beautiful Standing Cedars property. SCRA has a limited number of snowshoes that could be used, but must be requested ahead of time.

Trip rating: 2

If this event is canceled due to inclement weather, we will post a notification on SCRA’s Facebook page and we will do our best to contact registered participants. In the event that there is no snow, this event becomes a winter walk.

Gear list:

– Snowshoes (unless borrowing from SCRA)

– Hiking/ski poles (optional)

– Dress for the weather in layers, hat, gloves, scarves, warm socks and boots

– Water bottle and trail snacks (optional)

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Woodland Fox

01-10-2020

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jan 10 @ 5:30 pm

What was your New Year's resolution? If it had anything to do with learning to paint or just to immerse yourself in art, Kari's Create and Paint Studio has you covered! What better way to start the new year then to relax and create with an artist...

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What was your New Year's resolution? If it had anything to do with learning to paint or just to immerse yourself in art, Kari's Create and Paint Studio has you covered! What better way to start the new year then to relax and create with an artist led instructor! No painting experience necessary. We hope to see you here!

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Curator-Guided Snowshoe Tour of Franconia

02-01-2020

Presented by Franconia Sculpture Park at Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Feb 01 @ 1:00 pm

Join Franconia's Executive Director & Chief Curator on Sunday, January 12 and Saturday, February 1 at 1:00pm for guided snowshoe tours of the sculpture park, followed by hot chocolate and snacks.

Participants will get a quick snowshoeing how-to...

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Join Franconia's Executive Director & Chief Curator on Sunday, January 12 and Saturday, February 1 at 1:00pm for guided snowshoe tours of the sculpture park, followed by hot chocolate and snacks.

Participants will get a quick snowshoeing how-to and history lesson from Interstate State Park’s interpretive naturalist before heading out on a wintery tour of Franconia, where you’ll traverse our snow-covered prairie and view contemporary sculptures in the landscape. Stay after the tour to enjoy light refreshments indoors.

*NOTE: If there are less than five inches of snow on the ground we will not be able to use the snowshoes and will enjoy a hike by boot instead. Make sure to dress for the weather!

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Education Center Third Saturday

01-18-2020

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 18 @ 9:00 am

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. January's topic is owls! Join us as we learn about the owls of Belwin. Give your vocal chords a try at sounding like an owl. We will take a hike to look for signs of...

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Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. January's topic is owls! Join us as we learn about the owls of Belwin. Give your vocal chords a try at sounding like an owl. We will take a hike to look for signs of owls.

Bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis.

Photo courtesy of Belwin Outdoor Science.

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Sawdust Savvy, DIY Workshop!

12-28-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 10:00 am Sat, Dec 07 @ 2:00 pm Fri, Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm Sat, Dec 28 @ 2:00 am - less dates and times

Join us for a 3 hour workshop where you will get the opportunity to stain, stencil and paint your own one-of-a-kind DIY sign. Our workshops are instructor led and loads of fun!

 

Join us for a 3 hour workshop where you will get the opportunity to stain, stencil and paint your own one-of-a-kind DIY sign. Our workshops are instructor led and loads of fun!

 

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Cookie Decorating Party for Teens

12-07-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 10:30 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Cookie Decorating Party for Teens. Have fun decorating cookies with your peers. We'll provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles, and more! Bring your...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Saturday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Cookie Decorating Party for Teens. Have fun decorating cookies with your peers. We'll provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles, and more! Bring your creativity and appetite for this fun day of decorating sugar cookies!  For teens ages 12-18.

 

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Winter Wild at The Acreage

12-07-2019

Presented by St. Croix River Association at The Acreage at Osceola, Home of the Horst Rechelbacher Foundation, Osceola
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 07 @ 1:00 pm

The Horst Rechelbacher Foundation and St. Croix River Association would like to invite you to an afternoon of winter wildlife at The Acreage at Osceola. This festive event features Wisconsin DNR Wildlife Technician and Educator, Chris...

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The Horst Rechelbacher Foundation and St. Croix River Association would like to invite you to an afternoon of winter wildlife at The Acreage at Osceola. This festive event features Wisconsin DNR Wildlife Technician and Educator, Chris Cold.

Chris will give a family friendly presentation on Wisconsin winter ecology and wildlife inside the Horst Gallery building. Following the presentation, all are invited to stay for a variety of fun, hands-on activities including visiting the barn animals, crafts, and snowshoeing should the weather allow.

Beat the cold with a bonfire and hot beverages and join us for this fun community event as part of the Light Up Osceola festival!

 

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Early Childhood Family Storytime

12-09-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Dec 09 @ 6:00 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. for stories, songs, movement, and more to encourage the development of early learning skills. For children ages 5 and under and their caregivers.

This special evening...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Monday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. for stories, songs, movement, and more to encourage the development of early learning skills. For children ages 5 and under and their caregivers.

This special evening session will be lead by a Stillwater ECFE Family Educator.

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Baby Storytime

12-17-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 10 @ 10:15 am Tue, Dec 17 @ 10:15 am

Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime with singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing at this inclusive storytime for families with babies. This is a time for you and your baby to bond with...

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Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime with singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing at this inclusive storytime for families with babies. This is a time for you and your baby to bond with one another. Stay and play after storytime (until noon). It’s a great opportunity to meet new friends, socialize, and strengthen early literacy skills! This storytime is recommended for developmental ages 0-2 and their grown-ups (siblings always welcome).

 

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Drop-in DIY for Teens

12-10-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Dec 10 @ 4:30 pm

Teens, drop in for some DIY fun at Stillwater Public Library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays every month between 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. There will be supplies available for you to create a fun craft. Teens ages 12-18 are welcome! Our DIY projects for...

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Teens, drop in for some DIY fun at Stillwater Public Library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays every month between 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. There will be supplies available for you to create a fun craft. Teens ages 12-18 are welcome! Our DIY projects for the fall are:

  • September 10 - Pom-Pom Coasters
  • September 24 - Fuse Beads
  • October 8 - PopSockets
  • October 22 - Origami (Paper Crafts)
  • November 12 - String Art
  • November 26 - Watercoloring
  • December 10 - Wire Wrapped Word Art

Program is free and no registration necessary.

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Family Storytime: Stillwater Library

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 10:15 am Wed, Dec 18 @ 10:15 am

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through December 18 from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for Family Storytime. Stories, songs, finger plays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills.  For all children and their...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays through December 18 from 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. for Family Storytime. Stories, songs, finger plays, and more to encourage the development of early literacy skills.  For all children and their families or caregivers.

Program is free and no registration is required.

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Family Drop-in Play

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 10:45 am Wed, Dec 18 @ 10:45 am

Join families and meet new friends during Family Drop-in Play time at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays though December 18 from 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Enjoy this dedicated time and space to play alongside your young child in an...

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Join families and meet new friends during Family Drop-in Play time at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays though December 18 from 10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Enjoy this dedicated time and space to play alongside your young child in an inclusive and welcoming environment.

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Art Cart

12-18-2019

Presented by Stillwater Public Library at Stillwater Public Library, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm Wed, Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm

Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. to experience "Art Cart".

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each...

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Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. to experience "Art Cart".

In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide supplies and a suggested project that you can make with your child. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child(ren) will be set up in the storytime room.

Program is free and no registration required.

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Create a 1920's Era Necklace - Inspired by Downton Abbey

01-11-2020

Presented by Marquess Studios at Marquess Studios, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm

Make a beautiful necklace inspired by Lady Mary or Lady Cora and then take part in activities that bring the show to life. You can also pre-order a surprise swag bag full of treasures inspired by the downstairs staff or the upstairs nobility....

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Make a beautiful necklace inspired by Lady Mary or Lady Cora and then take part in activities that bring the show to life. You can also pre-order a surprise swag bag full of treasures inspired by the downstairs staff or the upstairs nobility.  

Test your knowledge of the Downton episodes with trivia and other fun activities. We have great prizes!
Feel free to bring wine and other little goodies for you and your friends to share. We will provide tea and lemon water for all guests.
Prepare to be delighted if you add on an optional 'Swag Bag' with DA-themed treasures. They were a huge hit at our last event!

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Aprons & Apps // DIY Apron + Cooking Demo

12-14-2019

Presented by Sawdust Savvy at Sawdust Savvy, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 10:00 am

Sawdust Savvy has partnered with our pals at Cooks of Crocus Hill for this one-of-a-kind experience. Participants will begin the day using a customized stencil to create a masterpiece apron to take home. After getting a creative fix, the class...

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Sawdust Savvy has partnered with our pals at Cooks of Crocus Hill for this one-of-a-kind experience. Participants will begin the day using a customized stencil to create a masterpiece apron to take home. After getting a creative fix, the class will head over to the kitchen at Cooks Stillwater where a cooking demonstration will take place along with delicious bites and tasty treats! This is a two hit combo, you can't go wrong with!

 

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Create Fused Glass Ornaments at Holiday Open House

12-14-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm

Create beautiful fused glass ornaments and enjoy complementary holiday treats! This great family activity is fun for all.

Ornaments will be ready for pick up one week later.  All proceeds go directly to Valley Friendship Club -staying in your...

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Create beautiful fused glass ornaments and enjoy complementary holiday treats! This great family activity is fun for all.

Ornaments will be ready for pick up one week later.  All proceeds go directly to Valley Friendship Club -staying in your community, helping your friends & neighbors. No need to RSVP-- walk in and enjoy!

Valley Friendship Club (VFC) is a local nonprofit providing safe accessible social & educational opportunities to children, teens & young adults with disabilities.

For more in on VFC:  www.ValleyFriendshipClub.org

Contact VFC at : info@ValleyFriendshipClub.org  or  651-491-6486

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Alchemy Fused Glass

12-14-2019

Presented by Alchemy Arts Studio at Alchemy Arts Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm

Create beautiful fused glass ornaments at Holiday Open House Saturday, December 14th (1-4pm). Get a start on the holidays and make some for yourself and some for gift giving!  Walk in -create beautiful fused glass ornaments, Pick up 1 week...

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Create beautiful fused glass ornaments at Holiday Open House Saturday, December 14th (1-4pm). Get a start on the holidays and make some for yourself and some for gift giving!  Walk in -create beautiful fused glass ornaments, Pick up 1 week after fused.  Complimentary Holiday Treats!

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Santa Is Coming to KCAP Studio!

12-15-2019

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 15 @ 10:00 am

Spend the Holidays with friends, family, and the community by creating memories that last a life time. Join us on December 15th from 10:00am to 2:00pm as Santa will be visiting Kari's Create and Paint Studio. Walk-ins are welcome and no...

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Spend the Holidays with friends, family, and the community by creating memories that last a life time. Join us on December 15th from 10:00am to 2:00pm as Santa will be visiting Kari's Create and Paint Studio. Walk-ins are welcome and no registration needed. Don't miss your chance to visit Santa before he takes off for the North Pole! All ages are welcome. We hope to see you here!

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Rustic Elegance - Stacked Bracelet Class

01-25-2020

Presented by Marquess Studios at Marquess Studios, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm Thu, Jan 09 @ 7:00 pm Sat, Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm

This set of stacked bracelets is inspired by our winter collection, "Rustic Elegance," found in Kowalski's Markets, boutiques around the Twin Cities and in our online store. Each guest will make a set of 3 (or 5) stacked bracelets that fit...

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This set of stacked bracelets is inspired by our winter collection, "Rustic Elegance," found in Kowalski's Markets, boutiques around the Twin Cities and in our online store. Each guest will make a set of 3 (or 5) stacked bracelets that fit perfectly and are personalized with your choice of beads and add some vintage baubles. Such a versatile statement piece! 1.5 - 2 hours

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Happy Holidays!

12-20-2019

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm

Sometimes the most special gift you can give around the holidays is spending time with one another. Join us for a relaxing, cozy, and creative evening. Express your love for the holidays with friends and family as you paint along with an artist...

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Sometimes the most special gift you can give around the holidays is spending time with one another. Join us for a relaxing, cozy, and creative evening. Express your love for the holidays with friends and family as you paint along with an artist led instructor. No painting experience necessary. We hope to see you here!

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Education Center Third Saturday

12-21-2019

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Dec 21 @ 9:00 am

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails! December's focus is a Winter Hike with naturalist Lynette Anderson!

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails! December's focus is a Winter Hike with naturalist Lynette Anderson!

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First Day Snowshoe/Winter Walk

01-01-2020

Presented by St. Croix River Association at Standing Cedars: Englewood Trail, Osceola
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jan 01 @ 12:00 pm

Join the St. Croix River Association and Standing Cedars Community Land Conservancy for a first day hike! We will enjoy a brisk walk to work off the holiday calories, with some stops during our hike to enjoy the scenery and some interpretation...

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Join the St. Croix River Association and Standing Cedars Community Land Conservancy for a first day hike! We will enjoy a brisk walk to work off the holiday calories, with some stops during our hike to enjoy the scenery and some interpretation of the landscape on the beautiful Standing Cedars property. SCRA has a limited number of snowshoes that could be used, but must be requested ahead of time.

Trip rating: 2

If this event is canceled due to inclement weather, we will post a notification on SCRA’s Facebook page and we will do our best to contact registered participants. In the event that there is no snow, this event becomes a winter walk.

Gear list:

– Snowshoes (unless borrowing from SCRA)

– Hiking/ski poles (optional)

– Dress for the weather in layers, hat, gloves, scarves, warm socks and boots

– Water bottle and trail snacks (optional)

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Woodland Fox

01-10-2020

Presented by Kari's Create & Paint Studio at Kari's Create & Paint Studio, Stillwater
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jan 10 @ 5:30 pm

What was your New Year's resolution? If it had anything to do with learning to paint or just to immerse yourself in art, Kari's Create and Paint Studio has you covered! What better way to start the new year then to relax and create with an artist...

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What was your New Year's resolution? If it had anything to do with learning to paint or just to immerse yourself in art, Kari's Create and Paint Studio has you covered! What better way to start the new year then to relax and create with an artist led instructor! No painting experience necessary. We hope to see you here!

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Curator-Guided Snowshoe Tour of Franconia

02-01-2020

Presented by Franconia Sculpture Park at Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm Sat, Feb 01 @ 1:00 pm

Join Franconia's Executive Director & Chief Curator on Sunday, January 12 and Saturday, February 1 at 1:00pm for guided snowshoe tours of the sculpture park, followed by hot chocolate and snacks.

Participants will get a quick snowshoeing how-to...

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Join Franconia's Executive Director & Chief Curator on Sunday, January 12 and Saturday, February 1 at 1:00pm for guided snowshoe tours of the sculpture park, followed by hot chocolate and snacks.

Participants will get a quick snowshoeing how-to and history lesson from Interstate State Park’s interpretive naturalist before heading out on a wintery tour of Franconia, where you’ll traverse our snow-covered prairie and view contemporary sculptures in the landscape. Stay after the tour to enjoy light refreshments indoors.

*NOTE: If there are less than five inches of snow on the ground we will not be able to use the snowshoes and will enjoy a hike by boot instead. Make sure to dress for the weather!

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Education Center Third Saturday

01-18-2020

Presented by Belwin Conservancy at Belwin Conservancy, Afton
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Jan 18 @ 9:00 am

Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. January's topic is owls! Join us as we learn about the owls of Belwin. Give your vocal chords a try at sounding like an owl. We will take a hike to look for signs of...

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Explore the Belwin Education Center and its miles of rolling, wooded trails. January's topic is owls! Join us as we learn about the owls of Belwin. Give your vocal chords a try at sounding like an owl. We will take a hike to look for signs of owls.

Bring your own snowshoes or cross-country skis.

Photo courtesy of Belwin Outdoor Science.

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