Street Music at the Library - 2011

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Project Overview

Area musicians provide music outdoors at the library on Wednesday noon hours. Community members gather and eat their lunches while listening to the music. The musicians gain exposure for future bookings and everyone has a good time.

Project Details

Event Dates, Locations and Attendance at each individual event: May 19, 2011 –June 20, 2011  Thorson Memorial Library -- outside
Program Outputs: 7 performances featured 11 musicians.  Total attendance 303.

2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Measurable Outcomes may be collected by survey, anecdotal responses, pre-test/post-test, observations;Describe proposed end user change in Behavior, Attitude, Skills, Knowledge, Condition and/or Status. 

  • Music, lunchtime companionship, an atmosphere of good will and community.
Measurable Outcome(s)

Surveys aren’t necessary to see that the outcomes are met week after week, but there has been a spontaneous discussion throughout the community of how enjoyable the afternoons are.  The musicians appreciate further bookings and would like the library to purchase a sound system.

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1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113-4266