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Autism and the Arts: Northfield Arts Guild sale

A+ Birds-autism-and-the-artsA+ Holiday Mart

The A+ community of artists and volunteers with A+ Marketplace, part of the Autism and the Arts program at the Northfield Arts Guild, will be selling their bird theme works at the A+ Holiday Mart on the second floor of the Northfield Arts Guild’s Center for the Arts, 304 Division Street South during Winter Walk on Thursday, December 10 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm.

A+ community artist wares include clay and felt bird ornaments, owl ornaments, pendants, and an assortment of cards and gift tags. A+ Marketplace features affordable holiday gifts that support artists of all abilities in our community!

Additionally, the A+ Art Club Fundraiser allows another opportunity for purchasing gifts on Tuesday, December 8 from 8:00 – 9:00 pm in the Northfield Arts Guild Art Studio.

Marketplace artists are part of the Autism and the Arts program for teens and young adults on the autism spectrum.  This Northfield Arts Guild program provides the opportunity for participants to develop art and social skills in a well structured, safe, social environment. Local professional artists teach sessions in a variety of media. Peer volunteers from area colleges work side by side with the A+ participants.

2015-16 Education programs are sponsored by First National Bank of Northfield. A+ Marketplace was generously supported by a grant from the Autism Society of Minnesota. More information is available at 507-645-8877 or northfieldartsguild.org

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The A+ community of artists and volunteers with A+ Marketplace, part of the Autism and the Arts program at the Northfield Arts Guild, will be selling their bird theme works t the A+ Holiday Mart on the second floor of the Northfield Arts Guild’s Center for the Arts, 304 Division Street South during Winter Walk on Thursday, December 10 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm.

304 Division Street South
Northfield, MN 55057
507-645-8877