Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
City of Faribault Parks and Recreation Department AKA Faribault Parks and Recreation
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Start Date
June 2014
End Date
August 2014
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Direct expenses
Administration costs
Number of full time equivalents funded
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Free concerts with a variety of award-winning musicians are for all seniors, the handicapped, chemically-dependent, and all others. Much close-in parking and seating, handicapped curbs, and bathrooms. Concert information is distributed led by print, cable, newspapers, radio and social media.We'll count audiences and use online and printed surveys of all concerts. We will request valid emails for future queries and for promoting the next concert. Data from surveys and audience counts. Will establish a baseline for comparing future outcomes. Cable TV concert and interview taping.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The series was able to meet all the goals we had established. We were able to provide a high quality performance venue for community based ensembles, local musicians and professional groups. We also booked ensembles based on feedback from last year's surveys.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Brian Haefner, Lola Brand, Sally Kramer, Chad Kreager, Christopher OÆNeil, Elsie Slinger, Cheryl Sterling, Joel Grinnell
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Project Details
Central Park Outdoor Concert Series
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
City of Faribault Parks and Recreation Department AKA Faribault Parks and Recreation
Street Address
15 W Division St
Zip Code
(507) 334-2064
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Kjellgren Alkire: art faculty Winona State University; Daved Driscoll: Artistic Director Words Players Theatre; Julie Fakler: Edication Coordinator Paradise Center for the Arts; Larry Gorrell: former dean Saint Mary's University; Connie Nelson: retired music educator; Jane Olive: Mantorville Theatre Company; Judy Saye-Willis: fiber artist; Steve Schmidt: General Manager City of Rochester Music Department.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Scott Anderson: musician; Liz Bucheit: owner/artist Crown Trout Jewelers; Andrea Gaffke: arts administrator; Judy Hickey: Board Children's Dance Theatre; Bill Hoy: playwright, songwriter; David Kassler: musician; Kathy Rush: Lockwood Theatre Company; Jon Swanson: curator Minnesota Marine Art Museum; Joan Sween: novelist, columnist, playwright; Gary Tollers: musician.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed