Public Programs

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JULY

Holmen Feild Drawing

 


JUNE kids= Kids Friendly

Flint Hills Family Day

June 2 - Saturday
Flint Hills Family Festival
Ordway and area streets; 10 am - 5 pm
Come downtown to see the free outdoor festivities at the newly named Flint Hills Family Festival, celebrating 18 years of art and culture in Saint Paul.

Building Tour

Snow Fox

June 3 - Sunday
Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 12 pm; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

101 Years of Finnish Music Concert
Courtroom 317; 2 pm; $10
The concert is a Musical Journey through Finland's Independence. Pasi Lautala, Oren Tikkanen, Bob Hiltunen and Tim Havens will perform popular songs from prominent artists of Finland. St. Paul featured guests include Erik Koskinen, Dan Newton (Cafe Accordion Orchestra), Ralph Tuttila & Al Reko (Finn Hall).  The songs will take the audience from 1910s to today, from waltzes to tangos, jenkkas, humppas and rock n' roll. Each song is preceded by a short multimedia presentation of original rtists/composers...including a virtual visit by the solo artist with the highest record sales in the history of Finland.  This event is possible due to the generosity of Finlandia Foundation National.  For more information contact Pasi Lautala.

Cinco de Mayo

June 7 - Thursday
"Our St. Paul" - Saint Paul Camera Club
North Gallery; 5 pm; Free

Come join the Saint Paul Camera Club for the opening of their newest exhibit. This celebrates their 125th Anniversary of taking photos. This exhibit will showcases club member’s attempt to capture the essence of St. Paul. The exhibit includes presentations by several club members that will be presented in the weeks ahead. (To the left, a photo of Cinco de Mayo, taken by a member of the Saint Paul Camera Club.)

Live at the Museum

Gooseberry Falls

June 7 - Thursday kids
First Thursdays at the Museum
Schubert Club Museum; 5 pm; Free

The Schubert Club is offering First Thursdays at the Schubert Club Museum with a free entry and introduction to the many programs they offer to the public. Come find out more at this event. For more information call 651-292-3266.

Saint Paul Camera Club Workshop:
Courtroom 326; 12 - 1 pm; Free

"THE NORTH SHORE: 'WHAT A PHOTO-OP!'” In this presentation, photographer Bob Lundquist of the Saint Paul Camera Club, will talk about and show some work on his Photographing Lake Superior. (Image to left is Gooseberry Falls by Bob Lundquist of the Saint Paul Camera Club.)

Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 11 am; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Building Tour

June 10 - Sunday
Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 12 pm; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

 

Naturalization Ceremony

 

June 13 - Wednesday
Naturalization Ceremony
Musser Cortile; 10 am and 2 pm; Free

It's an exciting time for many immigrants who will remember this day for the rest of their lives. Come witness the admission of hundreds of new citizens to the United States.

Building Tour

June 14 - Thursday kids
Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 11 am; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

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June 16 - Saturday kids
Saint Paul Camera Club Workshop:
Courtroom 326; 10am - 12 pm; Free
“Getting Started in Nature Photography” In this workshop photographer Peggy Boike of the Saint Paul Camera Club will share tips and trainin in how to best capture pictures in nature.  


 

 

Wood Lathe

June 17 - Sunday kids
Woodturning Demonstration
Gallery of Wood Art; 12 – 3pm; Free

A demonstration in the art of wood turning will be given by one of the members of the American Association of Woodturners.  Learn about the craft and see the fabulous exhibit on display for this month.  For more information call 651-484-9294.

Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 12 pm; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.


Building Tour

June 21 - Thursday kids

Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 11 am; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

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June 23 - Saturday
Saint Paul Camera Club Workshop:
Courtroom 326; 12 - 1pm; Free

“Introduction to Night Sky Photography” In this presentation, photographer Terry Butler of the Saint Paul Camera Club, will talk about shooting photographs in the Night Sky.

Building Tour

June 24 - Sunday
Public Building Tour
Information Cente; 12 pm; Free
No reservations are necessary for this public tour. Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Julyda

June 27 - Wednesday
Music in the Café
Musser Cortile; 12 pm; Free

Music in the Cafe will open with .Minneapolis-based pop-rock band featuring Julyda on voice and cello, and her husband, Sean Alter, on guitar, bass, and percussion. Julyda is a duo that performs their folk-rock music with layered guitar intertwined with lush, cello lines that support the intricate and honest vocals. For more information call 651-292-1239.


JULYkids= Kids Friendly

128Building Tour

July 1 - Sunday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 12 pm; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

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July 4 - Wednesday
BUILDING IS CLOSED FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY

new Live at the Museum

July 5 - Thursday kids
First Thursdays at the Museum
Schubert Club Museum; 5 pm; Free

The Schubert Club is offering First Thursdays at the Schubert Club Museum with a free entry and introduction to the many programs they offer to the public. Come find out more at this event. For more information call 651-292-3266.

Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 11 am; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

new Building Tour

July 8 - Sunday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 12 pm; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Lee Engele

Walking Tours

July 11- Wednesday kids
Music in the Café: Lee Engele
Musser Cortile; 12 pm; Free

Lee rose to prominence on the local jazz scene with her soulful voice. Her active solo career has put her in the company of both local and national artists, fronts local big bands, and her east coast shows include the Metropolitan Room in New York. She has a number of self-produced CDs to her credit, which have received delightful reviews by both local and national reviewers including LA Jazz Scene Magazine, and Twin Cities legend Leigh Kammen, former host of The Jazz Image™ on Minnesota Public Radio.

 

Downtown Walking Tour: Rice Park
Meet at Information Desk; 10 am; Free

Enjoy a historic and architectural tour that takes you back in time to learn the hidden secrets of the unique buildings that surround one of the city’s most beloved parks. The walking tour departs from Landmark Center’s Information Center at 10 am.  Reservations can be made by going to RICE PARK TOURS, Then click on the date of your choice.

Building Tour

July 12- Thursday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 11 am; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Walking Tours

Wood Lathe

 

July 15- Sunday
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 12 pm; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

 

 

Woodturning Demonstration kids
Gallery of Wood Art; 12 – 3pm; Free

A demonstration in the art of wood turning will be given by one of the members of the American Association of Woodturners.  Learn about the craft and see the fabulous exhibit on display for this month.  For more information call 651-484-9294.

Walking Tours

Cander Blows

July 18 - Wednesday
Downtown Walking Tour: Heart of the City Tour
Meet in Hamm Foyer; 10 am; Free

Enjoy some of St. Paul’s most historic landmarks on this tour that takes you into the heart of the city. The tour will cover popular spots like Mickey’s Diner, Candyland, the Hamm Building and more!  The tour will depart from Landmark Center’s Hamm Foyer by the 6th Street Entrance at 10 am.  Reservations can be made by going to HEART OF THE CITY TOUR. Then click on the date of your choice.

Cancer Blows: Guitar Concert
F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium; 8 pm; Fundraiser

Enjoy the wonderful music of Doug DeGrood as you also help raise funds for cancer research.  Doug will be performing jazz with his guitar.  Tickets are selling fast, so get yours soon. 

 

Building Tour

July 19 - Thursday
Jeanne Kosfeld Art
North Gallery; Opening Reception 5pm; Free

This is the second in the series of art exhibits in the North Gallery focusing on the city of Saint Paul.  Jeanne uses water colors to express her creativity and these pictures tell stories about St. Paul.  The exhibit will remain open during regular business hours through August 30th.

Public Building Tour kids
Meet at Information Desk; 11 am; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

 

Building Tour

July 22 - Sunday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 12 pm; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Kashimina

Walking Tours

July 25 - Wednesday kids
Music in the Café: Kashimana
Musser Cortile; 12 pm; Free

Kashimana is a singer-songwriter with a rich soulful blues voice that soars through her original pop acoustic compositions. Along with her distinctive voice, Kashimana’s stage presence pulls you in and leaves you in a warm and fuzzy thrall that’s hard to shake. Her songs are simple, catchy, and paint compelling stories of her experiences in Africa, Europe and America. Kashimana’s rich soulful voice is like the mellow voice of Sade mixed with the raw attitude of Tina Turner and her songs show you where her heart beats. For more information call 651-292-1239.

 

Downtown Walking Tour: Great River Tour
Upper Landing Park in St. Paul; 10 am; Free

On this tour you will learn about St. Paul’s start and its relationship with the Mississippi River. On this walking tour you will learn some great information while observing the beautiful view of the river and its surrounding areas. The walking tour departs from Upper Landing Park in St. Paul at Shepard Rd. & Chestnut St.  Reservations can be made by going to GREAT RIVER TOUR.  Then click on the date of your choice.

 

Building Tour

July 26 - Thursday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 11 am; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.

Building Tour

July 29 - Sunday kids
Public Building Tour
Meet at Information Desk; 12 pm; Free

No reservations are necessary for our public tours.  Meet at the Information Desk just inside the Fifth Street entrance. Tours focus on the building's history, architecture, restoration, preservation, and famous and infamous personages.