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July 2020

Legacy of the Lakes Classic Boat Show

July 11 @ 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Arrowwood Resort, 2100 Arrowwood Ln
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Join us at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria on Lake Darling to see a variety of antique and classic watercraft. Registration begins at 9:00 am, with the show running from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Wilderness Inquiry will provide free canoe rides between 10-2 and there will be a pop-up museum with mini-exhibits provided by Legacy of the Lakes Museum, along with Tent Talks throughout the day. Awards presentation is at 2:30 pm, followed by the closing flyby.

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$75.00

Nature Sketching in the Garden

July 14 @ 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 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. You will develop skills to draw what you see, using pencil, watercolor, and ink. We will learn about line, form, space, value, and composition used in nature sketching. Classes will be held at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum Garden. The class is supportive and interactive and each participant's individual style and contribution valued! All drawing skills are welcome. Class size is limited due to social distancing guidelines,…

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August 2020
$28.00

Yoga in the Garden

August 6 @ 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Yoga has so many health benefits for mind, body and spirit...especially in the beautiful gardens at the Legacy of the Lakes museum! 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. Cost is $28.00 (includes three classes in August). Classes start at 5:15 pm.…

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Music in the Gardens

August 7 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Water Talks: Our Magnificent Lake History

August 10 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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One historian wrote, “A little bit of virgin prairie held loosely in the fingers of a chain of sparkling blue lakes clothed in the gloves of the dark green foliage of oaks and other trees that grew along the shores.” In this virtual tour, we will explore how our lakes have influenced the growth of tourism, recreation and personal pastimes.   Join us for this free webinar. Register here.

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$5.00

Children’s Make-n-take

August 11 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Alexandria Community Education and Legacy of the Lakes Museum are partnering to bring you a "Paddle Art" Make-n-Take. Kids age 8-14 will check out the paddles from the Pledge-a-Paddle Community Art Contest on display in the museum and then create their own mini version to take home with them. Cost $5.00. Sign-up with Alexandria Community Education.

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$5.00

Children’s Make-n-Take

August 11 @ 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.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! Explore the community paddle art at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum and then create your own mini version to take home with you. Cost is $5.00. Register at Alexandria Community Education.

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Music in the Gardens

August 14 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Legacy of The Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave W
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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