Literary enthusiasts are invited to visit Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 to hear from two highly accomplished local writers, Jim Moore and Patricia Weaver Francisco, during this final event in the 2014 Dirty Hands reading series.
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts and the Anoka County Libraries present a celebration of the arts at Family Art Sunday, 1-3 p.m. Sept. 21. The highlight of the afternoon comes with a 2 p.m. songwriting performance by James Hersch and his summer songwriting students.
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is housed in the Banfill Tavern, a Greek Revival building built in 1847 along the banks of the Mississippi River where it runs through Fridley. Rumors and evidence of paranormal activity are prevalent in this historic site.
The community is invited to visit Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8 to hear stories and poetry from Gwen Westerman and Glenn Wasicuna as part of this year’s Dirty Hands Reading Series.
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts recently announced the upcoming exhibition, “Small Moments, Big Spaces,” featuring paintings by artists Lisa Fratzke and Lindsy Halleckson, both from Minneapolis.
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts and Savage Umbrella are excited to announce “JUNE,” the final workshop presentation of their 2013-2014 season showing at Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts, 6666 E. River Road in Fridley, at 7:30 p.m. July 20.