Minnesota's Legacy

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,200
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2012
End Date
July 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Fillmore
Olmsted
Fillmore
Olmsted
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,200
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,500
Direct expenses
$11,700
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Provide an exceptional and unique in-town arts experience for a diverse and well established Lanesboro audience, and also visitors who are attracted by the offerings in Lanesboro.Post concert audience reaction and conversations combined with written and verbal evaluations by Stringwood participants will serve as a guide to the effectiveness and accessibility of the project. Ticket sales will document growth and provide a tally as to the reception of the events. Discussions with venue directors and organizers as well as local shop keepers will give additional feedback.

Measurable Outcome(s)

An organized post-concert discussion provided clear and positive feedback about the concerts and the quality of the guest artist performances.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Robert Ashton, Dan Christianson, Tami Christianson, Jessie Conaway, Bruce Frutiger, Kathy Frutiger, Tex Hawkins, Fred Kiel, Dave Kolbert, Carol Lammers, Christian Milaster, Barb Mielke, Barb Owens, Mark Owens, Ray Schmitz, Kevin Schreurs, Sue Schreurs
Project Overview
Stringwood Festival Concerts
Project Details
Stringwood Festival Concerts 2012.
Project Manager
First Name
Jerome
Last Name
Deden
Organization Name
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
Street Address
28097 Goodview Dr
City
Lanesboro
State
MN
Zip Code
55949
Phone
(608) 467-2437
Email
info@eagle-bluff.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Emilio DeGrazia: executive director Great River Review; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Scott Roberts: Business Director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Andrea Costopoulos: board president Rochester Arts Council; Emilio DeGrazia: executive director Great River Review; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Connie Nelson: retired choral music educator; Scott Roberts: Business Director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No