The Almanac’s Weekly Guide to the Arts
By Clarence White, Calendar Editor
Minnesota State Fair is in full swing. The throngs are just part of the spectacular fest. There are lots of opportunity for art, whether it is the music, the 4H building art competition, seed art or the juried art show and more. Don’t forget, there is one more day to join fellow artists of every skill level for the The Sixth Minnesota State Fair Sketch Out on Tuesday, August 26.
“To the Nines” a Book Launch Party for the 2015 Saint Paul Almanac
Join us at the Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar for "To the Nines," a Book Launch Celebration for the 2015. We are launching the ninth edition of the capital city's very own literary and travel guidebook with our best party yet!
Summer Stories & Poems
By Jody Huber, May 28, 2014
Whether you’re new to Saint Paul, a longtime resident, or simply a visitor, here’s . . . The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren't Expecting First, let’s take the word “art” and think beyond the museum or gallery wall. (Minneapolis has plenty of both.) How would you characterize Saint Paul? Do the words “venerable” and […]
By D. Stephen Elliott, May 26, 2014
Her 80th birthday—“Surprise!”
She smiles from the party photo, her last...