Author Archives: Heidi Bryant

Landscape Wildlife of the Upper Midwest Exhibit

Imagine fall and winter landscapes in the heart of the Upper Midwest. Now, imagine those landscapes with deer, cardinals, and other wildlife. These are the paintings that you’ll find done by local Winonan and acrylic painter, Daryl Anderson. Anderson’s art will be on display at the Winona Public Library from December 5th to December 29th. He will be at the Winona Public Library to talk about his art on Thursday, December 14th at 6pm.

The City of Winona is a partner of the River Arts Alliance.

Winona Symphony Orchestra Awarded SEMAC Grant for 2018 Children’s Concert

The Winona Symphony Orchestra has been awarded a $10,000 Arts and Cultural Heritage grant from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council for its 2018 Children’s Concert for Winona area 3rd and 4th graders. Thanks to this generous grant, two free performances of the 2018 Children’s Concert will be presented on the morning of Tuesday, February 13… Continue Reading

TdM’s Christmas Radio Show

Friday | December 15th | 7:30-9:30pm Saturday | December 16th | 7:30-9:30pm Sunday | December 17th | 2:00-4:00pm Dorothy B. Magnus Black Box Theatre 450 Johnson St. | Winona (Performing Arts Center, Winona State University) Join us for the 6th Annual Christmas Radio Show! This year’s radio show will be set in 1968! Written and… Continue Reading

Laureate Writers Series – December 2017

Tuesday | December 5th | 7:00pm Blue Heron Coffee House For the December Laureate Writers Series, Toby Thompson will read from his recent creative nonfiction. The reading will be followed by a book signing and an open mic. The theme for the open mic is “family.” Toby Thompson is the author of five books of… Continue Reading

MCA Music Division Winter Concert

Friday | December 8th | 6:00-7:00pm Academy Theatre | Valencia Arts Center 1164 W. 10th Street | Winona The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts Music Division invites the community to a Winter Concert. The concert will showcase MCA private lesson students of all ages who study a variety of instruments. Admission is free-will donation. All donations… Continue Reading

Photos courtesy of Anna VanDemark. Thank you to everyone who made the 2017 Winona Art Walk and Tour possible: Planning Committee: Heidi Bryant, Julia Crozier, Linda Sue Eastman, Vicki Englich, Teresa Schumaker, and Anna VanDemark. Artists: Robert Calvey, Julia Crozier, Gary Flynn, Mary Forney, Rick & Maryann Frietsche, Dave Johnson, Julie Johnston, Robert Keiper, Joni… Continue Reading

John Paulson Big Band Jazz At Wellington’s

Saturday | November 25 | 7:30-10:00pm Wellington’s | 1429 West Service Drive | Winona John Paulson’s big band returns to Winona, MN for a jazz performance at Wellington’s Pub and Grill. They will be performing two sets of all original music by tenor saxophonist, composer and musical director Dr. John Paulson. The group includes some… Continue Reading