Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Thursday, September 19 at 6:00 p.m. for Teen Silent Library. Can you hold it together while enduring challenges geared towards getting you to make noise? The name of this game is Silent Library and -in order to win- you must endure “interesting” challenges without making a sound. Bring yourself and maybe even a few friends we will split into teams and compete to see which team can make the least amount of sound in the library. Teens ages 12 - 18. Read more about Teen Silent Library
Arts & Performance
Join us for the 41st annual Afton Art in the Park event on Sept 28th (10 am-5 pm) & Sept. 29th (11 am-4 pm), 2019. This two day outdoor fine art & crafts fair will be held in Afton's quaint Town Square Park. Featuring over 100 vendors, live music, kids artist quarter & bouncy house, Wine & Beer Garden, Adirondack Chair Auction and great food! Hosted by Afton Area Business Association. https://www.facebook.com/events/2284563724968722/ Read more about Afton Art in the Park
Join us at Stillwater Public Library on Wednesdays from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. to experience "Art Cart." In addition to being fun, making things with your hands benefits child development, especially fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Each week, we'll provide supplies and a suggested project that you can make with your child. This self paced activity for you to enjoy with your child(ren) will be set up in the storytime room.
Program is free and no registration required. Read more about Art Cart
Join us at the Stillwater Public Library on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. for Baby Storytime with singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing at this inclusive storytime for families with babies. This is a time for you and your baby to bond with one another. Stay and play after storytime (until noon). It’s a great opportunity to meet new friends, socialize, and strengthen early literacy skills! This storytime is recommended for developmental ages 0-2 and their grown-ups (siblings always welcome).
Program is free and no registration is necessary. Read more about Baby Storytime
The diverse urban community at the intersection of West Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue welcomes you to experience the unique creations of more than 350 artists from across the nation. While cultivating their inner artists from within, visitors can also enjoy a variety of food vendors, live entertainment and hands-on activities. Read more about Uptown Art Fair
Hunt through the tents of local vendors for hidden and antique gems. Treasures abound at this outdoor market, whether you’re hunting down the perfect addition to your man cave or searching for cabin décor. New and used, restored and refurbished, come to find all your flea market needs from A-Z. Read more about Stillwater Flea & Crafter’s Market
The pine grove at Belwin Conservancy serves as both inspiration and the location for this unique two-day musical performance event. Experience music performed from the pines with improvisation and natural sounds. Sunday features the Center for Hmong Arts and Talent. Read more about Music in the Trees at the Belwin Conservancy
This year’s third annual Sound for Silents features a film from the Walker’s collection and a score performed by local funk and soul group Astralblak. It’s a perfect evening on the hillside with food trucks, drinks and live DJs. Read more about Silent Film, Live Music at the Walker Art Center
Preserve, cultivate and celebrate the rich Irish heritage along the Mississippi River by delving into authentic dishes, listening to live music and watching Irish dancers perform. All proceeds go to the Minnesota Irish cultural community and the supporting new immigrant groups through the help of the Legacy Fund. Read more about Irish Fair in St. Paul
The Lowertown Sounds concert series wraps up with a month of indie rock. The Killer-esque three-piece The Shackletons play on the eighth, Porcupine rocks darker and fuzzier on the 15th and the notoriously energetic The Melismatics play the 22nd. Read more about Lowertown Sounds in Mears Park