To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: [email protected].
Children’s author Stacy Raye Waibel introduces her latest book, “What’s it Like in Heaven, Rudy? at an open house 1-3 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at Casper’s Cherokee, 4625 Nicols Road, Eagan.
Call for vendors
Northfield’s Riverwalk Market Fair is looking for vendors. Local produce and meat farmers, food artisans, and artists and makers of fine crafts are encouraged to apply. Applications and guidelines available at www.riverwalkmarketfair.org. Questions can be emailed to [email protected].
I Love Burnsville Week, May 31-June 7. Information: www.ci.burnsville.mn.us/index.aspx?NID=738.
Rhythm & Words Family Music and Book Festival, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 7, Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. For children 10 and younger and their grown-ups. Features fun activities and live music. Free. Hosted by Dakota County Library. Information: 651-450-2942.
Farmington Dew Days, June 17-21. Information: farmingtondewdays.com.
Burnsville Historical Society exhibit, May 8-June 15, Ames Center gallery, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Free. Information: 952-895-4685.
Artwork by Burnsville High School students is on display May 8-31 at the Creative Self-Expression Show contest at The Great Frame Up, 1004 County Road 42 W., Burnsville. Information: 952-898-1677.
East Asian painting exhibit, June 1-Aug. 31, Robert Trail Library, 14395 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount. Artist reception is 1-3 p.m. Sunday, June 8.
The Monkees, 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 2, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $70, $82.50 VIP box seat. Information: http://mnzoo.org/plan-your-visit/music-zoo/..
Indigo Girls, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $50, $62.50 VIP box seat. Information: http://mnzoo.org/plan-your-visit/music-zoo/..
Music in Kelley Park featuring Dan Perry & Ice Cream, 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 6, at Kelley Park, 6855 Fortino St., Apple Valley. Free. Food and beverages available for purchase.
Steve Earle & The Dukes with The Mastersons, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 8, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $45, $57.50 VIP box seat. Information: http://mnzoo.org/plan-your-visit/music-zoo/.
“Twelfth Night” in the Japanese Kabuki tradition by Chameleon Theatre Circle and Green T Productions, 7:30 p.m. May 30-31, June 5-7, 9, 12-14, and 2 p.m. June 1 and 8, Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Tickets: $20 adults, $17 seniors and students, at the box office or Ticketmaster.com.
“Twelfth Night” by Theatre Pro Rata, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, June 8, Caponi Art Park’s Theater in the Woods, Eagan. Free ($5 per person suggested donation). Information: www.caponiartpark.org.
Teen Volunteer Camp, ages 13 and older, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 16-19, Dakota City Heritage Village, 4008 220th St. W., Farmington. Cost: $125. Registration deadline: June 9. Information: www.dakotacity.org, 651-460-8050, ext. 3.
1900 Apprentice Camp, ages 6-12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 23-26 or July 21-24, Dakota City Heritage Village, 4008 220th St. W., Farmington. Cost: $125. Registration deadline: June 9. Information: www.dakotacity.org, 651-460-8050, ext. 3.
Art-themed birthday parties are offered by the Eagan Art House, 3981 Lexington Ave. S. Cost: $125-$135 for up to 10 people. Additional guests are $12.50 per child. Supplies provided. Information: 651-675-5521.
Summer camps for ages 4-15 are open for registration at the Eagan Art House. Information: 651-675-5521 or www.eaganarthouse.org.
Arts classes for all ages are offered by the Eagan Art House, 3981 Lexington Ave. S. Information: www.eaganarthouse.org, 651-675-5521.
Teen Poetry Jam/Rap Battle, 4-5 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Apple Valley Teen Center, 14255 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, 952-953-2385. Ages 12-18.
Adult painting open studio, 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at the Eagan Art House, 3981 Lexington Ave. S. Fee is $5 per session. Information: 651-675-5521.
Drawing & Painting (adults and teens) with Christine Tierney, 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, River Ridge Arts Building, Burnsville. Information: www.christinetierney.com, 612-210-3377.
Brushworks School of Art Burnsville offers fine art education through drawing and painting. Classes for adults and teens. Information: Patricia Schwartz, www.BrushworksSchoolofArt.com, 651-214-4732.
Summer Theatre Camps, ages 4-16, week-long camps June-August, In the Company of Kids Creative Arts Center, 13710 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville, www.cokartscenter.com, 952-736-3644.
Join other 55-plus adults at the Eagan Art House to create beaded jewelry. The Jewelry Club meets on the third Friday of each month from 1-3 p.m. Information: 651-675-5500.
Soy candle making classes held weekly in Eagan near 55 and Yankee Doodle. Call Jamie at 651-315-4849 for dates and times. $10 per person. Presented by Making Scents in Minnesota.
Country line dance classes held for intermediates Mondays 1:30-4 p.m. at Rambling River Center, 325 Oak St., Farmington, $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.
Country line dance classes on Wednesdays at the Lakeville Senior Center, 20110 Holyoke Ave. Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Intermediate, 10 a.m. to noon. $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.
The Lakeville Area Arts Center offers arts classes for all ages, www.lakevillemn.gov, 952-985-4640.
Rosemount History Book Club meets 6:30-8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Robert Trail Library. Information: John Loch, 952-255-8545 or [email protected].