Celebrating Myrna Johnson

While we mourn the passing of Myrna Johnson, we want to share the resolution that designated August 20, 2019 as Myrna Johnson Day in Northfield. CITY OF NORTHFIELD, MINNESOTACITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION 2019RECOGNIZING THE NORTHFIELD ARTS GUILD’S 60th ANNIVERSARY BY PROCLAIMING AUGUST 20, 2019 MYRNA JOHNSON DAY WHEREAS, a visionary group of artists and patrons resolved in […]

Philip Stoltzfus Named New CVRO Concertmaster

Paul Niemisto, Conductor of the Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra, has announced that CVRO member Dr. Philip Stoltzfus, has been named the new Concertmaster of the Northfield based ensemble as of March 2021. Stoltzfus has a music major in violin performance from Goshen (IN) College, where he studied under Lon Sherer. In high school he studied […]

Andrea Sjogren appointed new Executive Director

The Northfield Arts Guild is delighted to announce that Andrea Sjogren has accepted the position of Executive Director, starting March 1, 2021. Andrea comes to us from the education sector,  most recently as the program manager for community education for the Hopkins school district. She has held positions on multiple non-profit boards, including several years […]


COMMUNITY ZOOM FORUM TO MEET THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CANDIDATESFEBRUARY 2, 2021 @ 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM Please join us in welcoming the final three candidates for the Executive Director position at the Northfield Arts Guild.  A community forum will take place over Zoom on Tuesday, February 2 from 6:30 to 8:45 pm. Each candidate will make a ten-minute presentation followed by a fifteen-minute […]

Interviews with Outgoing Executive Director, Tim Peterson

Tim Peterson, outgoing Executive Director of the Northfield Arts Guild, reflected on his 3 years as Director. Listen to the KYMN radio interview from December 14, 2020. Peterson to leave The Guild, takes Maine position By SAM WILMES samuel.wilmes@apgsomn.comNorthfield News: Nov 6, 2020 Updated Nov 9, 2020 The Northfield Arts Guild Executive Director Tim Peterson will leave his […]