Monday, July 23, 2007

Grace Place Watercolor Classes Canceled

The watercolor classes that we were planning on having on August 3rd and 4th at Grace Place have been canceled. If we decide to hold these classes at a later date we will post the information with the dates and times. Thank You :)

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Save the Date!
Friday, October 5, 2007
Postpartum Depression in Our Community:
Working Together to Support Mothers & Families
An event for parents, professionals & community members
with Keynote Speaker Ruth Ener
Panel Presentation
Small Group Discussion
For more information, contact
Baby Connections @ 494-0812
Sponsored by the Winona Area Postpartum Depression Network

Monday, July 16, 2007

WCDCPA 7th Annual Children's Festival

4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday, August 16th

Jaycee Pavilion at Lake Winona

Magician show put on by Tyson Entertainment*
Bounce house*
Train rides*
Food - hot dogs, walking tacos, ice cream, snow cones, cotton candy etc.*
clowns and lots of fun


Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Grace Place will be having an open house Saturday, August 18th, 2007 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. We will have demonstrations of the classes we offer here at Grace Place such as Kindermusik and Godly Play. Some organizations that will be at and a part of our open house are: The American Red Cross, Mothers of Preschoolers (M.O.P.S), La Leche, and Bluff Country Co-op will be providing food for the event. We will also be having a double coupon sale going on in our Market Square thrift store. This means that if you pay double for any item in the store you will be entered in a drawing to win a free campground certificate. Here is the schedule for the open house:

10:00 Welcome/ Music by Carla
10:15 Kindermusik Demo
10:45 Godly Play Demo

11:15 Kindermusik
12:00 Red Cross Presentation
12:45 Closing/ Music by Carla

12:55 Drawing for free “Songs in the Key of Grace” cd’s by Carla Burton

Make sure you come in and join the fun :)
Summer Reading Finale
@ The Winona Public Library
Hans Mayer Concert
Monday, July 23
10:15-11 a.m.

Milkshakes Outside After Concert!
Sponsored by Downtown Dental

Tuesday, July 3, 2007

July Family Programs at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum

July Family Programs at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum!

Toddler Tuesday!
Tuesday, July 10th

10:30am-12:00: Come and Go as You Please

Attention all Toddlers (not yet in kindergarten)! Grab your favorite grownup(s) and head over to the Museum for a kid-friendly discovery day the galleries! Expect to do some activities, projects, exploring and more! This busy morning will engage you in a variety of ways, and even give you and your grown up something fun to think about the next time you visit! Sponsored by Target.
Free Family storytelling
Feeling “BLUE”

Saturday, July 28 9-10am
Whether it’s a color, musical rift or just a plain old feeling, blue finds its way into our lives on a daily basis. Join volunteer storytellers as they tell stories of blue in front of original artworks in the galleries. Then after stories are finished, take part in your own “BLUES project”! All ages welcome but stories are geared to ages eight and under. Sponsored by Target

Watercolor Classes at Grace Place

Grace Place will be offering watercolor classes for children and adults on Friday, August 3rd and Saturday, August 4th. Joyce King will return to share her love of nature and beauty with Winona families. The adult class will be held on Friday from 6:00-9:00pm and the children’s class will be Saturday from 9:30-11:00am. Fee for the class is $10 if you do not bring your own supplies, $5 if you do bring your own supplies. Class size is limited so get your registration form in by July 20th to reserve a spot. Registration forms are available at Grace Place, 66 E Second Street or by calling (507) 452-2283. All proceeds will go to support the Grace Place mission in helping women and families to live spiritually wholesome, safe, healthy, and productive lives so that they may thrive within the community.


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