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May 2019

Opening Day 2019

May 22 @ 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Legacy of the Lakes Museum The other unofficial start to summer! Join us as we celebrate opening for our 2019 season on Wednesday, May 22. New exhibits for this year include a showing of artwork from local artist, Charles Beck, as well as vintage race boats from the 1920s-1930s in the North Gallery.

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June 2019
$48

Nature’s Sketchbook

June 10 @ 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Explore the fun and challenge of drawing from observation. This class explores the tradition of nature journaling. If you want to develop skills to draw what you see, using pencil, watercolor, ink, we will learn about line, form, space, value, composition, perspective and proportion. Classes will be held at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum and possible other excursions in and around the museum. The class is supportive and interactive and each student’s individual style and contribution is valued! All…

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$5

Make-n-Take Children’s Craft Series: Gyotaku

June 11 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home! Gyotaku is the traditional Japanese method of printing fish. Learn about the ancient practice and create your own prints to display at home. Instructor: Debbie Hoven Class fee: $5.00 Register online with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5832/youth-summer-2019-thru-spring-2020/make-n-take-children-s-craft-series-gyotaku or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272. Limited spots, so register today!

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$44

Oil Painting in the Gardens with Leanne Larson

June 11 @ 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Experience in the beautiful gardens of the Legacy of the Lakes Museum. Local artist Leanne Larson will give relaxed step-by-step instructions as we paint the setting we see with our own eyes! Get outdoors and experience plein air painting! All painting supplies are provided including use of a standing retractable easel that can be lowered for sitting. This is a 2-3 hour session so you can choose to sit,stand or both. Stools/chairs will also be provided. We will take breaks…

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$28

JUNE – Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

June 12 @ 5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Yoga has so many health benefits for mind, body and spirit. Yoga equally strengthens and stretches, increasing flexibility and repairing muscles. It’s all about relaxing and allowing yourself and your body to have as much relaxation as you want. This time is for you - free of competition and comparison! Appropriate for all ages & fitness levels. Class Fee: $28.00 (INCLUDES 3 SESSIONS - JUNE 12, 19, & 26) Register online with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5770/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/yoga-in-the-gardens or call (320)…

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$7

Community Read: Coffee Break in the Gardens

June 26 @ 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Join us for a presentation on a time after WWII when the sugar rations were over and egg coffee was served with great baked goods! Registration closes one week prior to the event. Class fee: $7.00 Register with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5851/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/community-read-coffee-break-in-the-gardens or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272. Limited spots, so register today!

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July 2019
$5

Make-n-Take Children’s Craft Series: Boat Building

July 9 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Each month the museum will have a fun, lake-life craft you can create and take home! This month’s class is about creativity, science, and water. Get your creative juices flowing! Participants will build a boat out of common household supplies and test it on the water to see if it floats. Instructor: Debbie Hoven. Class fee: $5.00 Register online with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5833/youth-summer-2019-thru-spring-2020/make-n-take-children-s-craft-series-boat-building or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272. Limited spots, so register today!

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$28

JULY – Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

July 10 @ 5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Yoga has so many health benefits for mind, body and spirit. Yoga equally strengthens and stretches, increasing flexibility and repairing muscles. It’s all about relaxing and allowing yourself and your body to have as much relaxation as you want. This time is for you - free of competition and comparison! Appropriate for all ages & fitness levels. Class Fee: $28.00 (INCLUDES 3 SESSIONS - JULY 10, 17 & 24) Register online with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5770/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/yoga-in-the-gardens or call (320)…

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Music in the Gardens

July 12 @ 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Join us in the Legacy Gardens for live music on select summer Friday nights. Each year we bring a variety of bands from the Midwest and beyond to perform on the Pohlig Family Stage. Guests are asked to bring their own lawn chairs. Adult beverages for sale. Must be 21 or older to attend. This is a ticketed event. More details to come.

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Legacy of the Lakes Boat Show

July 13 @ 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Arrowwood Resort, 2100 Arrowwood Ln
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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The annual boat show is headed back to the water! Join us at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center at Alexandria on Lake Darling to see a variety of antique and classic watercraft. More details to come.

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