Entries by Heather Lawrenz

Announcement of Mardag Foundation grant

Greetings from the Executive Director & Announcement of Mardag Foundation grant   Dear Friends of the Northfield Arts Guild, I am excited to begin my second week at the Northfield Arts Guild working with the tremendous staff and board of directors to serve the Guild’s artists, members, students, collaborators and community.  I could not have […]

Help us welcome our new staff!

The Northfield Arts Guild, a community arts organization founded in 1959, has hired two new staff members as a result of a three-year,  capacity-building grant from the Ames Fund of the Minneapolis Foundation. We invite the public to a “Meet and Greet” on Wednesday, April 12 from 4:30-6:30 pm to welcome Megan Proft, our new Education […]

Northfield Hospital Seeks Public Artists

“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity”– Hippocrates Northfield Hospital & Clinics seeks an Artist to design, fabricate, and install a Recognition Wall that will honor exceptional individuals and long-time employees. (See northfieldhospital.org for information on the organization.) Eligibility The project is open to invited artists, age 18 […]

Calling all Arts Teachers!

The Northfield Arts Guild is accepting proposals for classes for our Fall 2016 term (September 5-December 17, 2016)! Come join us as we provide quality arts experiences and a “place to play” for people of all ages in the Northfield community. New teachers are welcome! Deadline for class proposals is 6:00 pm on Wed. June […]

Folklorico Dancers Prepare for Recital

The Baile Folklorico is preparing its unique style of dancing for the Northfield Arts Guild dance concert in May. The group represents a special kind of folk dancing with roots in the many states of Mexico–31 in all. This year, music and costumes will reflect the cultures of Jalisco, Veracruz, Sinaloa, and Chiapas. And amid […]