This contest is free and open to all, including both individuals and teams. WBCA will award prizes in both categories, including WBCA Gift Certificates. Entries are due July 11 (details below). Winners will be announced July 18 with an award ceremony video and online galleries.
- Design a Creature or Castle
- Take a photo of the work in progress
- Take another photo of the finished piece
- Post your pictures, tag WBCA, and challenge your friends to try it too!
@whitebeararts on Twitter
White Bear Center for the Arts on Facebook
You may Email both to WBCA by July 11, and they'll be published along with the title and/or name(s) you'd like shared.
We are thrilled to announce we will be hosting summer farmer's markets at the vineyard!
JULY 14TH and AUGUST 11TH!
Managed by Folks in the Dirt, This market is local food at it’s finest! Locally grown fare ready to shop from the vineyard!
We’ve worked hard to gather a special group of growers and vendors to give you the widest variety of fine foods in an intimate setting. Details of vendors coming soon!
We will be going above and beyond the current MN Dept of Agriculture’s guidance for Minnesota Farmers’ Markets and Vendors. We will update with current info as the COVID 19 guidance changes.
Visit our 7 Vines booth where you can sample and purchase local, hand crafted wines produced from our estate winery. 7 Vines is a proud member of Minnesota Grown with 10 acres of grapevines, a state of the art production facility and award winning wine!
Unite the North: A 2020 Vikings Season Preview
Thursday, July 16th from 10:00am - 11:15am - $25
Join us for this exciting event where you will receive a preview of the 2020 Vikings Season, enjoy a conversation with Vikings personnel along, Andrew Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Rick Spielman, General Manager and moderated by Paul Allen, Voice of the Minnesota Vikings. There will also be a special appearance by a current Vikings player. Your registration fee gains you access to this exclusive presentation and enters you to win great prizes at its conclusion. Space is very limited and reservations are required. A link will be sent prior to the event.
The big red barn at the Bruentrup Heritage Farm will be home to 30+ artisans, crafters, vintage sellers, flea market and direct sellers. Shoppers can safely enjoy both outdoor and well-ventilated indoor environments. Do the Twist or dance a hoedown to a live band playing '50s and country music, and when you get hungry, grab some deep-fried tacos or corn dogs or pork chops on a stick (on sale), made by the volunteers at the Maplewood Area Historical Society. Also, check out the exhibits and tour the grounds!
PLEASE NOTE: All shoppers will need to make a reservation to attend the sale, and will have one hour to shop, eat and explore. Shoppers will also need to wear a mask and observe social distancing. For safety purposes, only a limited number of shoppers at a time will be allowed to browse the indoor shopping areas. Vendors will be on each floor of the barn and also on the grounds.
Sponsored by the Maplewood Area Historical Society
Free admission (but reservations required). Donations to the Maplewood Area Historical Society welcomed.
For more information, go HERE to our ticketing website
The Pillars of White Bear Lake
4650 Centerville Road
between 7:30 - 10:00 am on Thursday, July 23rd
for a complimentary coffee with curbside pickup
and make a donation to the Walk to End Alzheimer's.
This event is hosted by The Pillars Senior Living Communities and Coffee is donated by Starbucks.
Rain or shine, come out to watch the area's top tennis players participate in this friendly, yet highly competitive, mixed-doubles tournament.
Known for its good food, family fun and excellent tennis, the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic (PTATC) has been raising funds for cancer research programs at Children's Minnesota since 1986.
For complete details go to ptacf.org
WHERE: Bruentrup Heritage Farm, Maplewood
Week Two: 9am to 4pm, August 10-13 (Entering grades 4-6)
DEADLINE to apply: July 20
Download registration forms form our website at www.MaplewoodHistoricalSociety.org
--Go to "Events & Exhibits" tab, then click on "Summer Day Camp" on the left tab bar.