Legacy Gardens

Oil Painting in the Gardens with Leanne Larson

oil painting in the gardens with Leanne Larson

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 and have discussion times. No painting experience required. Please bring your own beverages & snacks. Instructor: Leanne Larson

Class fee: $44.00

Register with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5860/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/oil-painting-at-the-gardens-with-leanne-larson or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!

Music in the Gardens

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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.

Artist: TBA

AUGUST – Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

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 – AUGUST 7, 14, & 21)

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) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!

Music in the Gardens

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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.

 

Artist: Joyann Parker performing a Patsy Cline and blues tribute!

Music in the Gardens

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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.

Artist: Mick Sterling performing a Bruce Springsteen tribute!

JULY – Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

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) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!

Community Read: Coffee Break in the Gardens

Community Read

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!

JUNE – Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

Yoga in the Legacy Gardens

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) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!

Oil Painting in the Gardens with Leanne Larson

oil painting in the gardens with Leanne Larson

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 and have discussion times. No painting experience required. Please bring your own beverages & snacks. Instructor: Leanne Larson

Class fee: $44.00

Register with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5860/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/oil-painting-at-the-gardens-with-leanne-larson or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!

Nature’s Sketchbook

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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 drawing skills are welcome. Instructor: Kathy Grundei

Kathy Grundei is a part-time resident of the Alexandria area. She travels between her home in Medina, Minnesota and her home on Lake Carlos. This has been the routine for the past 45 years after marrying her spouse, Alan. Now retired from teaching art (K-12) and working at the Perprich Center for Arts Education doing professional development in the arts for classroom teachers throughout Minnesota there is a lot more time for personal artwork and extended time in the area. In 2015 Kathy opened Artscape Studio for working and selling her art work right here in Alexandria. There also is a website for the studio, www. artscapestudio.us. Kathy has exhibited in a number of places in Twin Cities, participates in art crawls and studio openings in the Alexandria area. She has an art degree from St. Cloud State University, MEd from Hamline Univeristy and has continued art studies through Twin City arts centers, artist-teachers, and mentors. Her areas of interest are watercolor, book arts, collage, and mixed media.

Class fee: $48.00 (Includes 4 sessions – JUNE 10, 17, 24, JULY 1)

Register with Alexandria Community Education at https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/5764/adult-fall-2018-summer-2019/nature-s-sketchbook or call (320) 762-3310, extension 4272.

Limited spots, so register today!