Minnesota's Legacy

Morrison County Fair Children’s Day Programming

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,783
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Morrison County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
August 2013
End Date
August 2013
Counties Affected
Morrison
Morrison
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of MN, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,783
Recipient Board Members
Connie Bursey, Gigi Dambowy, Tom Hoeft, Dar Geiss, Levi Muhlenkamp, Dian Peterson, Clint Kathrein, Julie Ross, Paul Orth, Cody Kathrein, Joyell belllinger, Greg Colombe, LH Gunderson, Lon Johnson, Jan Wozniak
Project Overview

To offer a Children’s Day with arts and education programming for young fairgoers. The Morrison County Fair provided a show from the Homeward Bound Theatre Company including “Franny Farmer,” who provides healthy eating information and “Paul Bunyon,” who discusses the lumbering heritage of the central part of Minnesota.

Project Manager
First Name
Norma
Last Name
Hudson
Organization Name
Morrison County Fair
Phone
(320)632-1040
Email
manager@morrisoncountyfair.com