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EXPLORE Advertising Careers with Martin Williams

Who: Matches with Littles 12 - 16 years old
Date/Time: Tuesday September 26 from 6-8 pm
Location: Martin Williams Advertising - Minneapolis, MN

Advertisements are all around - from YouTube commercials to highway billboards. But what makes them work? And who are the people that make them? Join us at this awesome downtown office space to discover the impact that advertising has, through activities and presentations from the experts. We'll see some demo reels, hear what it's like to work in the advertising field and how you could get there yourself! Pizza and ice cream included!

Learn more and/or register

Arts Underground

Every Thursday (starting on September 21st) 6:00-9:00pm

Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 West St. Germain St., St. Cloud, MN 56301

A great way to experiment with a variety of mediums. Staff/volunteers will be there to offer hints and tips in ceramics, handbuilding, painting & drawing, woodturning, and fused & stained glass studios.  All materials are including in ceramics (clay, glazes, firing) and painting & drawing (paints, brushed, paper, pencils).  Fused Glass artists are asked to pay $1 per pedant they make to help with glass expenses.

No registration required.
Adults (21+) - $10
Youth (20 and under) - $5

Paper Craft Night

Monday, September 25th, 6:30-7:30pm

Becker Public Library, 11500 Sherburne Ave, Becker, MN 55308

Using hot glue, an old book, a punch, and some fall colored paper, create a wreath to adorn your door or table. 

For ages 10+, Limit 15 people.

Registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Becker Library.

Movie Night at the Library

Thursday, September 28th, 5:30-8:00pm

Elk River Public Library, 13020 Orono Parkway, Elk River, MN 55330

Go to watch a recently released movie and enjoy some popcorn!

Contact the library to hear this month's movie pick.

For teens and adults. Limit: 40.

Movie Night at the Library

Thursday, September 28th, 5:30pm

Cold Spring Public Library, 27 Red River Ave S, Cold Spring, MN 56320

Go to watch a recently released movie and enjoy some popcorn provided by Quarry Cinema.

Drinks must be in a closed container. Contact the library to hear this month's movie pick!

For families. No limit. No registration required.

Not Your Little Brother's Movie Night

Thursday, September 28th, 4:30pm

Little Falls Public Library, 108 3rd St NE, Little Falls, MN 56345

Movie titles to be announced - not all titles are suitable for children.

For teens and adults. Refreshments provided.

Acrylic Painting Class

Saturday, September 30th, 9:30-11:30am

Kimball Public Library, 5 Main St N, Kimball, MN 55353

Try a new hobby without the cost. An instructor will provide the supplies and guidance to create a 16x20 canvas painting of your own. No experience necessary.

Ages 12-adult. Limit 12 people. Preregistration required. Registrants on the wait list will be notified by telephone or email if an opening occurs. A Legacy event.

Collegeville Colors

Sunday, October 1st, 1:00-4:00pm

St. John's University Campus (Check-in and activities begin near the Abbey Guesthouse and St. John's Preparatory School, buildings 7 and 8 on the campus map)
Spend the afternoon hiking in the woods of the St. John's Abbey Arboretum as you enjoy the fall colors, artwork, live music, nature activities, and more along the Chapel Trail!

Rain or shine. No pets or bikes are allowed at this event. For more information visit: http://www.csbsju.edu/outdooru/education/events/collegevillecolors

Gingerbread Arts and Crafts Show

Friday, October 20th 10:00am-9:00pm
Saturday, October 21st 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday, October 22nd 11:00am-6:00pm
Crossroads Mall
4101 West Division St, St. Cloud, MN 56301
For more information visit: http://www.gingerbreadshows.co m/

Kids and Parents Expo

Saturday, October 28th, 9:30am-2:00pm

St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center, 10 4th Ave S, St. Cloud, MN 56301

Provides parents with information about businesses and products in our community that will be resourceful for their growing children and family.
This year will showcase a "Spooky Theme" with Halloween right around the corner. Dress the kids up in their favorite Halloween costumes and get them ready for a day of fun! Filled with exhibitor trick-or-treating, bounce houses, laser tag, Halloween art, and more spooky surprises!

Fall Make & Take

September 1st-October 31st

Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave N Waite Park, MN 56387

Join us in making a fall craft - supplies available during open hours. For ages 3-12 while supplies last. Sponsored by the Waite Park Friends of the Library.

DIY Programs

June through September

Upsala Public Library, 117 N Main St, Upsala, MN 56384

Build, draw, color and paste every week. Each week there will be a different activity, search, or craft for ages 4-12. Open during library hours.

Surgery Unit Open House

Thursday, November 9th, 6:00-8:00pm

St. Cloud Hospital

Save the date - more information to come!

Granite City Train Show

Saturday, November 11th, 9:00am-3:00pm

St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center, 10 4th Ave S, St. Cloud, MN 56301

Buy, sell, trade, or just view hundreds of trains under on roof. Vendors will be selling and buying trains, accessories, books, videos, railroad collectibles & memorabilia, antique trains & toys, hobby items, and more! Kids can help build a wooden trail layout and run a model train

Register to win door prizes! Test track on site. Food & refreshments available. Wheelchair accessible.

Good for all ages - Adults: $6 Kids 10 & Under: FREE

St. Cloud Area Job Fair

Tuesday, September 26th, 12:30-4:30pm
River's Edge Convention Center (Glenn Carlson Hall), 10 South 4th Ave St. Cloud, MN

https://mn.gov/deed/events/stc f17.jsp

Fall Make & Take

September 1st-October 31st
Waite Park Public Library, 253 5th Ave N Waite Park, MN 56387

Join us in making a fall craft - supplies available during open hours. For ages 3-12 while supplies last. Sponsored by the Waite Park Friends of the Library.

Photography in the Gardens 2017 Photo Contest

Photographs must be taken between January 1, 2017 and November 4, 2017.

Photos will be judged in two categories: Landscape (garden scenery) and Hardscapes (decorative features in the gardens), and in both youth and adult age groups. For more information, rules, and submission form visit: http://www.munsingerclemens.com