Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
ACHF Arts Access ACHF Cultural Heritage
To engage more youth of all ages in a preschool event, youth concert and paint-in in downtown Park Rapids and increase the audience experiencing a Native American drum group and grass dancers. Surveys are provided to visitors and artists, including specific and open-ended questions. The coordinator records anecdotal responses and photographs artists and visitors. Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council members also share their thoughts and the Youth Showcase Committee has a wrap up meeting.
15 surveys were returned by participants. All participants reported it was a successful experience. Comments included ôappreciate the free place to play,ö ôpushed us to practice more and become a better group,ö ôhelped me overcome my fear of playing to an audience, ôgreat way to meet other musicians my age in the area,ö ôhelped me express myself and be active in the local music community,ö öhelped us get our name out and be heard.ö
Other, local or private