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  • Discover the art of glass making at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, March 22, 2013

    Create an original glass design on copper while learning the basics of glass making in a fun environment! Use sgraffito, heating techniques, and colorful powder enamel to decorate a personal art piece to use as a necklace pendant, brooch, fan pull, or keychain decoration.

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  • Rebuilt historical arbor brings beauty to Oakhurst Gardens

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, March 15, 2013
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Hannah Whiteman, Communications Specialist hwhiteman@minnetrista.net (765) 287-3534 · (800) 428-5887 · FAX: (765) 741-5110 · minnetrista.net March 15, 2013 Rebuilt historical arbor brings beauty to Oakhurst Gardens Muncie, IN– Minnetrista gardeners and grounds team have already begun

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  • Spring fun starts at Camp Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Monday, March 11, 2013

    Your kids will interact, discover, and imagine in exciting activities focusing on healthy routines and a happy lifestyle at Camp Minnetrista: Jump into Spring, on March 28!

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  • Explore art with friends at Minnetrista—after museum hours!

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Monday, March 11, 2013

    Come and go as you please during an evening of fine art expression and appreciation. Peruse breathtaking artwork from local Indiana talent in the Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show & Sale exhibit while listening to the melodies of local band, Tomkat Brothers. Reveal your artistic side in the After-hours Art Studio—a creativity space to design your own unconventional artwork with friends!

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  • Get your garden canning-ready for the summer season

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Monday, March 4, 2013

    Discover the differences between canning and veggie gardens, the benefits of planning a canning-ready plot, and how to design the best garden for your canning needs. Minnetrista canning and gardening experts will provide helpful tools and techniques in preparation for a successful plant yield and summer harvest.

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  • Families create art through movement and expression at Family Fun Day at Minnetrista!

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Thursday, February 7, 2013

    Imagine and invent as a family, using various art forms and movement to design one-of-a-kind art creations. Play and explore by mixing art with movement—even dance to music as you design unique artwork with your feet! 

     

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  • Minnetrista celebrates local artists in fine arts show and sale

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Thursday, February 7, 2013

    Minnetrista Annual Juried Art Show & Sale is a long-standing exhibit that honors local artists, encouraging visual arts within the community. View the wide range of artwork in various mediums for yourself, on display February 23 through May 5, or submit your very own artistic creation in the exhibit.

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  • Minnetrista glass workshop provides creative avenues for community

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, February 1, 2013

    Try something out of the ordinary with friends this month and explore mosaic design by cutting, adhering, and grouting different sizes and shapes of multicolored glass. Forming a distinctive piece of art to display and use at home!

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  • Community honors Black History Month with auction and inspirational speakers

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Monday, January 21, 2013

    Event programming includes the second annual Create for the Dream art contest—in which local artists embrace black history through original artwork in a variety of mediums. A silent art auction and raffle will also be held the morning of February 2, from 9:30 a.m. to Noon, during a continental breakfast.

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  • Kids explore fitness and nutrition in Eat Well, Play Well exhibit!

    Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, January 4, 2013
    Kids and parents will have the opportunity to start the New Year in a positive light, through engaging activity stations that test flexibility, balance, and nutrition know-how. Kids can experience all of the exciting stations including “Supermarket Nutrition,” “Veggie Power,” “Advertising Detectives,” “The Power of Exercise,” and many more! Families will explore the truths about relevant health questions such as how day-to-day exercise routines and food intake affect the body and mind.

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