Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,808
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Minnesota State Public School Orphanage Museum
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2013
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Freeborn
Goodhue
Mower
Olmsted
Steele
Waseca
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 ACHF Cultural Heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,808
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,177
Direct expenses
$7,985
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

We hope to raise the quality and number of arts opportunities available to our community members.We will evaluate the project by collecting data from participants and by offering them the chance to participate in future projects.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Readers' theater about the State Public School for Dependent and Neglected Children original play workshop helped try-out the play, and gave feedback from young people on how to modify the play for middle school students. The student version of the play will be ready for the 2014-15 school year.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Sandy Dinse, Corky Kolander, Carol Raetz, Harvey Ronglien, Maxine Ronglien, Nancy Sletten, Greg Thomas, Nancy Vaillancourt, Shelby Zempel
Project Overview
State School Readers Theater Production
Project Details
State School Readers Theater Production
Project Manager
First Name
Shelby
Last Name
Zempel
Organization Name
Minnesota State Public School Orphanage Museum
Street Address
540 W Hills Circ
City
Owatonna
State
MN
Zip Code
55060
Phone
(800) 423-6466
Email
museum@ci.owatonna.mn.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Hal Cropp: Commonweal Theatre; Daved Driscoll: Northland Words; Drue Fergison: musicologist; Ryan Heinritz: Paradise Center; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer; Paula Michel: Harmony Arts Board; Connie Nelson: music educator; Scott Roberts: Owatonna Art Center; Judy Saye-Willis: fiber artist; Steve Schmidt: City of Rochester Music Department; Deborah Wasmund: mosaic artist.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Scott Anderson: musician; Liz Bucheit: goldsmith; Alan Calavano: musician and historian; Judy Hickey: theatre artist; Katie Hae Leo; author and performer; Kathy Rush: theatre; Jon Swanson: museum curator; Philip Taylor: visual artist; Tom Willis; potter.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No