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One Festival’s Journey to an Online Season

When COVID -19 reached Minnesota in March 2020, the Lakes Area Music Festival responded by quickly pivoting to virtual streaming...

Wisconsin Meets Brazil in Creative Music Video

What happens when Wisconsin winter meets Brazilian carnaval celebration, all during a pandemic? You get a new music video for Brazilian...

Projecting New Ways to Build the Future

How Minneapolis artist D.A. Bullock is working in community to re-envision a collective future of accountability and care. D.A. Bullock...

Exploring Aging With Humor & Empathy

How a book about the humorous and difficult parts of aging connected Ohio residents during the COVID -19 pandemic. Mother-daughter duo...

Artist Led Engagement Brings Healing and Connections

How two Minneapolis artists turned to their immediate community to create a ripple effect of connection, healing, and joy. A woman poses in...

Reading Together, While Apart

These literary champions are continuing reading efforts in their communities despite COVID -19 by rethinking what it means to gather around...

Growth Across Distance in South Dakota

In South Dakota, on the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation, something magical is taking root. Learn how this community is connecting and...

Creative Healing Through Haircuts

How a Minneapolis artist and architect created an outdoor barbershop and altar for his community to connect, process grief, and heal...

Cultivating Community During COVID-19

How one Midwest organization grew community in the middle of a pandemic through Hope Jahren’s book Lab Girl . ArtReach St. Croix director...

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