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History of Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Botanical Art
Minneapolis Central Library
Doty Board Room
Saturday, Sept. 6, 1–3:30 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8000.
Join the curator of the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and the founder of the Minnesota School of Botanical Art to learn the history of America's first public wildflower garden and the tradition of botanical art. Tour the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden Florilegium exhibition with watercolor demonstrations by the exhibit artists. Presentation is 1-2 p.m. Tour and painting demonstrations are 2-3:30 p.m.
Presented in collaboration with Minnesota School of Botanical Art and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.
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Paint It Green: See-D Mosaic
Augsburg Park Library
Saturday, Sept. 6, 2–3:30 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6200.
K-grade 6. Create a mosaic from a variety of seeds from beans to lentils. Bring your seed art home in its own ready-made frame using an old CD case. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Art of Memory: Personal Journal
Wayzata Library
Fridays, Sept. 12–Oct. 3, 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-6150.
For adults 55+. Create a personal record of travels, memories or other important events from your life. Use writing, drawing, painting and collage memorabilia to create beautiful pages that capture your life experiences. Most materials provided, but bring personal photos. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Bloomington Theatre and Art Center.
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Paint It Green: See-D Mosaic
East Lake Library
Saturday, Sept. 13, 3–4:30 p.m.
Register Online or call 612-543-8425.
K-grade 6. Create a mosaic from a variety of seeds from beans to lentils. Bring your seed art home in its own ready-made frame using an old CD case. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Paint It Green: See-D Mosaic
St. Anthony Library
Saturday, Sept. 27, 2–3:30 p.m.
Registration required, begins Aug 30. Register online or call 612-543-6075.
K-grade 6. Create a mosaic from a variety of seeds from beans to lentils. Bring your seed art home in its own ready-made frame using an old CD case. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Paint It Green: Build Small
Pierre Bottineau Library
Saturday, Oct. 4, 2–3:30 p.m.
Registration required, begins Sep 6. Register online or call 612-543-6850.
K-grade 6. Imagine if the world's tallest building were 3 inches high. What would that mean about the size of your family, friends and animals? Create your world in miniature using self-drying clay, paint and other materials. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Paint It Green: Build Small
Ridgedale Library
Saturday, Oct. 4, 10:30a.m.–noon
Registration required, begins Sep 6. Register online or call 612-543-8800.
K-grade 6. Imagine if the world's tallest building were 3 inches high. What would that mean about the size of your family, friends and animals? Create your world in miniature using self-drying clay, paint and other materials. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Crafty Minnesota: Needle Felting
Ridgedale Library
Monday, Oct. 6, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Registration required, begins Sep 8. Register online or call 612-543-8800.
For adults. Paint and draw with tiny bits of wool and a special needle. Create a pin or tiny ornament using the technique of needle felting. Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Textile Center.
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Paint It Green: Rube Goldberg Marble Machine
Maple Grove Library
Monday, Oct. 6, 2–3:30 p.m.
Registration required, begins Sep 8. Register online or call 612-543-6450.
K-grade 6. Design and make your own marble machine using a variety of tubes, papers, unusual scraps, tape, glue and wire. Then add a few marbles and watch the good times roll! Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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Art of Memory: Personal Journal
Eden Prairie Library
Thursdays, Oct. 9–30, 12:30–2:30 p.m.
Registration required, begins Sep 11. Register online or call 612-543-6275.
For adults 55+. Create a personal record of travels, memories or other important events from your life. Use writing, drawing, painting and collage memorabilia to create beautiful pages that capture your life experiences. Most materials provided, but bring personal photos. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with Bloomington Theatre and Art Center.
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Paint It Green: Rube Goldberg Marble Machine
Eden Prairie Library
Saturday, Oct. 11, 10–11:30 a.m.
Registration required, begins Sep 13. Register online or call 612-543-6275.
K-grade 6. Design and make your own marble machine using a variety of tubes, papers, unusual scraps, tape, glue and wire. Then add a few marbles and watch the good times roll! Materials provided. 
This project is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Presented in collaboration with ArtStart.
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