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November 11, 2017
All the schools within the Bemidji School District and the Walker-Akeley-Hackensack School have installed Ojibwe signage. Industrial tech students at Bemidji High School laser-cut the signs shown here. (Submitted photos)
Ojibwe Language Project: Could it work in Park Rapids?
November 11, 2017 - 10:30am
Traditional woodland Ojibwe regalia is on display at the Park Rapids Area Library, courtesy of Mike Swan. He'll be part of Anishinaabe Heritage Festival activities on Nov. 18, which will also be held at the library. (Submitted photo)
Drums, dance, food, art slated for first-ever Anishinaabe Heritage Festival
November 11, 2017 - 9:30am
Everett Smithson Band bringing zydeco, blues to Park Rapids
October 11, 2017 - 10:03am
July 1, 2017
A middle school student sculpture in North Dakota, shown here, inspired the environment-friendly Park Rapids community art project, called "The Art Within: Finding Our Voice Together." Using plastic bottles colored with permanent markers and cut into fanciful designs, a Dale Chihuly-inspired chandelier will be crafted and hung in the Park Rapids Area Library. (Submitted photo)
Community art endeavor welcomes public participation
July 1, 2017 - 12:36pm
June 24, 2017
Kiana Bjorkstrand, 10, puts finishing touches on her work.
Osage artist shares talent with local kids
June 24, 2017 - 10:17am
June 19, 2017
Bi-Okoto Drum and Dance Theatre is set to perform in Park Rapids on Wednesday, June 21. Their mission is to preserve, promote and share the cultural heritage of Africa and Africans using drums, music, dance, food, languages and other arts. (Submitted photo)
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
June 19, 2017 - 1:29pm
June 17, 2017
Boyd Sharp is an independent, self-guided artist and now paints full time at his Osage studio. Sharp started with contemporary art before moving into landscapes, floral, Southwest and then portraits. He calls this piece "Bright Bird."(Submitted photo)
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
June 17, 2017 - 10:00am
April 26, 2017
Arn Kind is a member of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, a historical reenactment group based out of Fort Snelling. On May 3, he'll dress the part for a living history program about “Minnesota in the Great War.” America entered World War I exactly 100 years ago. (Submitted photo)
Historical re-enactor commemorating 100th anniversary of World War I
April 26, 2017 - 10:00am
January 25, 2017
Young writers in the area are urged to write a 500-word short story inspired by this photo. Friends of the Park Rapids Library are sponsoring the annual writing contest for sixth through 12th graders. (Submitted photo)
Library invites student to enter Young Adult Writing Contest
January 25, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
January 18, 2017 - 10:00am
January 7, 2017
Library hosting 'sisterhood' symposium
January 7, 2017 - 10:00am
November 16, 2016
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
November 16, 2016 - 11:02am
November 10, 2016
"Dreamcatcher," by Audrey Osofsky, offers insight into the Ojibwe legend. With a willow twig and nettle-stalk twine, an Ojibwe baby's sister weaves a weblike "dreamcatcher" to hang above the crib and sift out bad dreams. (Photo source: Orchard Books)
Author visit, dreamcatcher workshop celebrates Native American Heritage Month
November 10, 2016 - 12:01pm
November 5, 2016
(Enterprise file photo)
Ojibwe dance program honors heritage Nov. 12
November 5, 2016 - 10:00am
October 10, 2016
The Park Rapids Area Library will host a "Magic: The Gathering" tournament on Saturday, Oct. 15. Register by calling the library at 732-4966.
'Magic: The Gathering' tournament coming to Park Rapids Area Library
October 10, 2016 - 8:46am
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