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Thanks for Your Support!

By MMFS / October 1, 2020

Many thanks to all of you who gave generously to support MMFS over the past week.  We need your help to continue our mission of supporting local artists and teaching…

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Online Resources for Things to Do, Etc.

By MMFS / October 1, 2020

It’s time to pick those last homegrown vegetables before the frost arrives, and do the maintenance steps for your flower garden in order to be poised for Spring.  Here are…

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MMFS Saturday Morning Walk

By MMFS / October 1, 2020

We’re hoping there will still be some fall colors on our next walk, but no matter what, it will be a lovely hour of walking. Join us this Saturday, October…

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The Last Thing – Autumn Poems

By MMFS / October 1, 2020

These poems about Autumn are so beautiful, even those of us who are not poetry fans will love them.  Thanks, Juli!  Do you have a favorite poem about the season? …

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Poster Child: ‘Non’ in Non-Profit

By MMFS / September 24, 2020

Like everyone, we were thrown for a loop in mid-March when Covid 19 hit.  Our plans were right on track: bringing more and more people together to share creative craft…

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MMFS Saturday Morning Walk

By MMFS / September 24, 2020

We continue to have socially distant walks most Saturdays, to keep up our spirits and stay active.  Join us this Saturday, September 26 at 9, we’ll be meeting at Arcola Bluffs…

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RIP Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

By MMFS / September 24, 2020

Tributes for Ruth Bader Ginsburg have been pouring in this week, chances are you’ve read or seen several.  Although we don’t know for sure, we’d like to think Justice Ginsburg appreciated craft…

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The Last Thing – Autumn Poems

By MMFS / September 24, 2020

We like to end our newsletter with little gifts of creativity.  This week we were on the search for poems about Autumn and received several lovely suggestions, including this first…

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Check Out Our Online Classes!

By MMFS / September 17, 2020

Or join one of our favorite bakers, Bryce Johnson of Mahtomedi, and expand your bread baking knowledge.  This online class will include demonstrations of techniques, time for hands-on learning, question…

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Other Resources: State Parks A – Z

By MMFS / September 17, 2020

A ‘silver lining’ opportunity for Minnesotans during the pandemic has been renewed focus on our state parks, state forests and the national parks and forests located in Minnesota.  Many parks…

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