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Minnesota Zoo
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$269,000

As Minnesota’s state Zoo, we are committed to ensuring that our programs are accessible to all our citizens – regardless of age, geographic location, disability or background. “Zoo Unlimited” is our community outreach and access initiative that unites a wide range of programs and policies designed to ensure every Minnesotan has unlimited opportunities to form stronger connections with the natural world. Legacy funds help us implement this program bridge barriers that keep people from connecting with all the Zoo has to offer.

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Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$147,000

CMSM opened its new permanent site with increased capacity to serve as an informal learning center that playfully engages children, families, and school groups in interactive experiences with the art and cultural heritage of southern Minnesota. With its current appropriation, CMSM is poised to strengthen its core as an institution that promotes arts and cultural heritage learning through continued

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Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$142,590

CMSM will build upon the work that began with its 2015-16 appropriation by (1) Remediation and further development of exhibit areas that promote Arts & Cultural Heritage (ACH) learning (2) Expanding ACH learning opportunities for new audiences at off-site locations; (3) Engaging an outside Evaluation Consultant to help plan/implement strategies that meaningfully assess ACH learning outcomes and impacts; (4) Boosting the Museum’s capacity to serve more school/early learning groups.

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City of Milaca AKA Milaca Parks Commission
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,920
Rec Fest 2012
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Franconia Sculpture Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,990

2012 Community Collaboration Hot Metal Pour

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Franconia Sculpture Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,616

2012 3-D Concert Series

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Mitchel Hoffmann
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50
Mitchel Hoffmann will work one-on-one with Guthrie metal artist Paula Jensen.
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Paula J. Jensen
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Mitchel Hoffmann will work one-on-one with Guthrie metal artist Paula Jensen.
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Gabriela Karam
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50
Gabriela Karam will study jazz and improvisational saxophone under Dr Steve Konecne.
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Elias Connell
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50
Elias Connell/Greg Gaston Mentorship
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Greg G. Gaston
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Elias Connell/Greg Gaston Mentorship
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Skylar Fynboh
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000
Artist/Mentor Grant
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Skylar Fynboh
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000
Artist/Mentor Grant
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Bemidji Contra Dance
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,759

Arts Access Grant

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Nemeth Art Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,323

Arts Access Grant

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Nemeth Art Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,007

Arts Access Grant

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City of Park Rapids
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts Access Grant

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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,915

Arts Access Grant

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Park Rapids Downtown Business Association
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,725

Arts Access Grant

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Bemidji Contra Dance
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts Access Grant

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Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,945
To expand and extend programming by offering a series of educational sessions about cultural and folk art traditions and ethnic heritage culminating with a multiethnic festival.
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,950
To present Art Leap 2010 a two-day event featuring an afternoon of live performances and a driving tour to local artists’ studios and workshops as well as other cultural destinations.
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
To bring area artists artisans musicians writers and dancers into the business community of downtown Park Rapids on the Third Thursday of each month.
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Lynn Studanski
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,754
To assist the artist in acquiring materials and equipment to complete a glass bead making studio where the artist will provide instruction in the art of making lampwork beads.
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Jennifer Geraedts
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$735
To assist the artist in learning bookbinding by studying with bookbinder David Farkell.
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Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,340
Funds will assist Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning to offer opportunities to experience the work of regional and local poets at four poetry readings and to attend a play about classic American poet Emily Dickinson.
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Northern Light Opera Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Funds will help the Northern Light Opera Company present six performances of “The Music Man” July 29 - August 7, 2011 at the Park Rapids Area High School Auditorium.
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,400
Funds will assist Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council to produce “Art Leap 2011”, a 2-day “open studio event,” including a driving tour of artists’ studios and other cultural destinations, live performances and a variety of workshops.
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Bemidji Woodcarving Club
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,705
Scandanavian flat-plane style wood carving workshops
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Northern Light Opera Company
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
ôSound of Musicö Performance in Park Rapids
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Minnesota Folklore Theater
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,090
Theater Presentation of ôNarnia, The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobeö
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Bemidji Symphony Young Musicians Ensemble
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Bemidji Community Theater
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,526
Theater presentation of ôThe Magical Pied Piperö in Bemidji
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Mask and Rose Women's Theater Collective
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,160
The Legend of Paul Bunyan - the Musical
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,282
Youth Music and Arts Showcase IV
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Bemidji Community Theater
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,560
Bemidji Community Theater Production of Peter Pan
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Bemidji Community Theater
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,984
Bemidji Community Theater Jr. Theater Camp
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Bemidji State University AKA Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Music and Peace: A Native American Perspective
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Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,970
Our Shared Heritage as Shown Through Art