ST. PAUL (Aug. 20, 2013) — Springboard for the Arts and the Saint Paul Public Library are proud to locally present Library Acts of Culture, which aims to bring the performing arts int people’s everyday lives with a series of cultural performances in nontraditional settings.
These performances, taking place in eight cities across the country and funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, demonstrate the importance of libraries as community resources and a hub of creativity.
Library Acts of Culture has a second series of performances planned for Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 from 3 to 7 p.m. A featured mystery performer will set the stage for pop-up performances to follow. The scheduled appearances:
• Saint Anthony Park: 3 p.m.
2245 Como Avenue
• Hamline Midway: 4 p.m.
1558 W Minnehaha Avenue
• Merriam Park: 5 p.m.
1831 Marshall Avenue
• Highland Park: 6 p.m.
1974 Ford Parkway
The Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts. The foundation believes that democracy thrives when people and communities are informed and engaged. For more, visit KnightFoundation.org.
Springboard for the Arts is an economic and community development organization for artists and by artists. Springboard for the Arts’ mission is to cultivate vibrant communities by connecting artists with the skills, information, and services they need to make a living and a life. springboardforthearts.org