Art & Culture
Friends of the Arts (FotA) is a community group dedicated to supporting, promoting, and enhancing the arts in St. Louis Park. FotA connects people and organizations around the arts, shares arts-related information and resources, and coordinates community arts programs.
Visit www.slpfriendsofthearts.org for info about the organization, its activities and more!
updated: Monday, October 07, 2013
Arts for Life is a scholarship program for St. Louis Park residents of all ages who have the desire, but not the resources, to grow and develop in the arts. Scholarships can be requested to pay for lessons, classes, art supplies, musical instruments, and other costs related to arts participation. Applications are reviewed quarterly. For more information...
updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
St. Louis Park is committed to promoting and integrating arts, culture, and community aesthetics in all city initiatives, including implementation where appropriate.
Vision in Action - Arts & Culture grant program thriving in city
The City of St. Louis Park and the St. Louis Park Community Foundation provide grant funding for new arts programs that support community pride, connect artists and the community, and engage people in creative learning.
Books Alive! St. Louis Park Reader’s Theater is looking for new readers to participate in its theatrical oral readings and for groups who want to book a reading engagement for a special event.
- Youth assemblies & special events
- Pre-school and K-12 schools
- School District functions
- City meetings
- Senior centers
- Retirement homes
- Health Care centers
- Organization meetings
- Worship gatherings
- Reunions & private parties
updated: Monday, October 28, 2013
Stop by the Little Library at The Rec Center to borrow a book and/or leave a book for others to read. Started in Wisconsin, the Little Library has become a national movement to share the love of reading by creating free little lending libraries in neighborhoods.
The inaugural play reading series will be hosted by Maggie's Farm Theater, providing professional insight into each play, reading tips and a fun relaxed atmosphere. Play Reading Series will provide a book club experience without required pre-reading. Each session will include a group reading of a pre-selected play script, a discussion of insights...
updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013
The Parks and Recreation Department offers art programs that allow kids to explore a variety of media, methods and themes. Instructors from Abrakadoodle®, KIDCREATETM Studio and Creative Kidstuff teach kids how to enjoy art and expand their creativity while having a wonderful time! All materials for programs are...
Board member requirements include a three-year term, attendance of monthly meetings, service of approximately four hours per month on committees or volunteer duty. The next two board meetings are scheduled for Thursday, October 24 and November 21 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers in St. Louis Park City Hall. All meetings are open to the public...
updated: Monday, September 23, 2013
St. Louis Park is committed to promoting and integrating arts, culture and community aesthetics in all city initiatives, including implementation where appropriate. Through various partnerships, the city has promoted and celebrated the creation of public art throughout the community. Below, learn more about some of the city's many public art projects...