Summer notes

40 Asset Paintings on the move If you haven’t seen the 40 Asset painting exhibit stop by City Hall where it will be display for July and August. Summer Reading Check out Search Institute’s online newsletter which focuses on summer reading. Asset Champion Angie Jerabek, who coordinates St. Louis Park High School’s 9th grade Building…

Read More »

40 Assets Art Exhibit

40 Assets Art Exhibit – 2010 Enjoy a special exhibit of 40 paintings by 40 local organizations each depicting one of the 40 assets. The paintings were created by 100 artists ages 4 years through senior citizens. They are on display this summer at City Hall, 5005 Minnetonka Blvd. on the third floor. The project…

Read More »

Notecards now available

The 40 Developmental Asset paintings were so popular, that note cards of some of the artwork are now available. Each note card illustrates a Developmental Asset, or character-building trait that influences the choices young people make. The wonderful artwork was created by artists representing a variety of organizations in St. Louis Park. There are three…

Read More »

40 paintings on display

The 40 Asset Paintings created by 40 local organizations are on display in the community. Currently they are at the West End in the first floor lobby of the Kerasotes Theater and will be there through March. The art will be on the move this spring and summer. April: Sholom Community Alliance May: Citizens Independent…

Read More »

St. Louis Park shows its pride

St. Louis Park participated in the Reinventing Minnesota’s 25th anniversary Minnesota Community Pride Competition. Award winners were named on September 6th at the Minnesota State Fair with the Lilac Park/Beehive Restoration winning the top prize in the Natural Resources/Environment Parks category. Children First’s 40 Asset artwork project received an honorable mention in the Arts &…

Read More »

Continue to enjoy the beautiful art

The fabulous 40 Asset Paintings will continue to appear in this newsletter. The following paintings were created by graduating seniors. Asset #21 Achievement MotivationMaria, Benilde-St. Margaret’s High School Maria is a member of the class of 2009 at Benilde-St. Margaret’s. She is a self-taught painter with some help over the years from her art teachers….

Read More »

40 asset paintings on display

The 40 asset paintings created by artists from 40 local organizations are on display at Starbucks at Excelsior & Grand until the end of July. This special exhibit depicts a tapestry of support for young people in St. Louis Park. Children First, a citywide initiative that brings out the best in St. Louis Park kids,…

Read More »

Translate »