Saturday, July 11, the Anderson Center in Red Wing will host its 16th annual “Summer Celebration of the Arts” from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. This is one of the premier arts festivals in the state and showcases the work of more than 100 local and regional artists, craftspeople, writers, and musicians. Work featured includes paintings, pottery, furniture, weavings, jewelry, wood carvings, photographs, textiles, stained glass, and much, much more.
As part of this celebration, Red Dragonfly Press will be hosting poetry readings by three, prize-winning poets.
- 2:00 pm Joseph Rios will read. Rios is a current Anderson Center resident 2015 John K. Walsh Residency Fellowship
- 2:30 pm Francine Sterle will read from What Thread? (2014 David Martinson–Meadowhawk Prize)
- 3:00 pm Justin Watkins will read from Bottom-Right Corner (2014 Emergence Chapbook Prize)
Admission to the Anderson Center celebration is $3.00 for adults, $1.00 for students, free to Anderson Center members.