Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Central Lakes College-Brainerd
Recipient Type
State Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2012
End Date
September 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Crow Wing
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
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,500
Direct expenses
$7,500
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To introduce the public to the work of a nationally renowned poet, to celebrate and inspire the poets and writers in Crow Wing County.Feedback from people working with and hearing Li Young Lee.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successful event which provided public access to poetry that would otherwise not have happened. Vast majority of participants indicated a positive artistic experience.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Jim Benson, Dick Breen, Sherrie Christensen, Kevin Donnay, Rich Fannemal, Nathan Hamilton, Ronda Hopkins
Project Overview
Li-Young Lee residency
Project Details
Support day-long residency by nationally renowned poet, Li-Young Lee, who will present a lecture, a writing workshop, and a meet and greet all open to the public.
Project Manager
First Name
Jeff
Last Name
Johnson
Organization Name
Central Lakes College-Brainerd
Street Address
501 W College Dr
City
Brainerd
State
MN
Zip Code
56401
Phone
(320) 260-4959
Email
jjohnson@clcmn.edu
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Bill Hansen: arts advocate, college campus arts committee organizer; Kathryn Lohr: art historian, retired librarian; Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher and community theatre activist; Lynn Houle-Bushinger: Initiative Foundation financial executive and arts advocate; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artist, community leader; Ann Finch: community theatre producer, community leader; Bernie Nelsen: retired High School Counselor, active men's chorus member; Jamie Robertson: Arts Administrator, arts advocate, community leader; Mary Scmidt: professional storyteller, college faculty and creative arts club advisor; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff, arts administrator.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Bill Hansen: arts advocate, college campus arts committee organizer; Kathryn Lohr: art historian, retired librarian; Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher and community theatre activist; Lynn Houle-Bushinger: Initiative Foundation financial executive and arts advocate; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artist, community leader; Ann Finch: community theatre producer, community leader; Bernie Nelsen: retired High School Counselor, active men's chorus member; Jamie Robertson: Arts Administrator, arts advocate, community leader; Mary Scmidt: professional storyteller, college faculty and creative arts club advisor; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff, arts administrator.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No