Arts & Culture

A man looks through a telescope on Astronomy Day.

The Minnesota Astronomical Society is offering Public Star Party – Astronomy Day from 1-10 p.m. May 11 at Baylor Regional Park in Norwood Young America.

Anne Hayes is an accomplished artist who lives in her own home on a quiet Eden Prairie cul-de-sac with her dog, T-Bone, a black lab/St. Bernard mix. “Much better than a husband,” she quips. “He doesn’t talk back.”

Chanhassen High School senior Sam Buisman is always up for a spirited conversation, and he’s using his activities in high school to help position himself for a career as a lawyer.

Lighter than My Shadow by Katie Green

Children’s Learning Adventure, a national early childhood education company, is set to open its newest location within the next few months in Chanhassen.

Ahh...recess—students cherish it; teachers look forward to it and, recently, some Eden Prairie parents began to question it—specifically, are students in the district receiving enough recess time?

Some of life’s seminal moments transpire in the most unexpected ways.

In her 50s, Barb Greenberg’s marriage of 33 years ended in a painful divorce.

Chanhassen’s Lindsey Dobbins, senior at Minnetonka High School, is recognized nationally for her academics and artwork.

My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
by Ari Shavit

Do your kids love to be creative? This holiday season, take advantage of the many arts and crafts classes at the Eden Prairie Art Center, Kidcreate Studio in Eden Prairie, and Unearthed Arts in Waconia.