Arts Calendar, June 6

To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: darcy.odden@ecm-inc.com.

Books
Mystery Writer’s Workshop with authors Marilyn Jax and Craig MacIntosh, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 28, Barnes & Noble, 14880 Florence Trail, Apple Valley.

Events/festivals
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.

Rosemount ArtBlast, June 22-28. Information: www.rosemountarts.com.

Apple Valley Freedom Days, June 27 to July 4. Information: avfreedomdays.com.

Eagan Art Festival, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 28, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 29, at Central Park, Eagan. Information: www.eaganartfestival.org.

Exhibits
Burnsville Historical Society exhibit, May 8-June 15, Ames Center gallery, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Free. Information: 952-895-4685.

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.

Digital Impressionism photography exhibit by Becqi Sherman, June 2-July 31, Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Ave. Information: 952-985-4640.

Music
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/.

3 Doors Down Acoustic, 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, 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 The Tasty Tones, 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 13, at Kelley Park, 6855 Fortino St., Apple Valley. Free. Food and beverages available for purchase.

The Okee Dokee Brothers, 7 p.m. Sunday, June 15, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $20, $32.50 VIP box seat. Information: http://mnzoo.org/plan-your-visit/music-zoo/.

South of the River Community Band, 7 p.m. Thursday, June 26, Central Park Amphitheater near City Hall, Rosemount. Free. Weather-related updates: 651-322-6020, option No. 6.

Theater
“Twelfth Night” in the Japanese Kabuki tradition by Chameleon Theatre Circle and Green T Productions, 7:30 p.m. June 5-7, 9, 12-14, and 2 p.m. June 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.

“Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” presented by Heartbeat Performing Arts Center, noon and 5 p.m. June 14-15 at Eastview High School. Call 952-432-7833 for tickets; tickets will also be available at the door.

Workshops/classes/other
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.

Christian classes: Princess Prep School for ages 3-5 (4-5 p.m.) and 6-10 (5-6 p.m.), Tuesdays, June 17, 24, July 15, 22, Aug. 5, 19, Hope Church in Apple Valley. Born Again Zoomin’ (Zumba), 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, June 17, 24, July 15, 22, Aug. 5, 19, Hope Church, women; 3-4 p.m. Wednesdays, June 18, 25, July 16, 23, Aug. 13, 20, Footsteps Dance Studio in Burnsville, families. Bible Ballerina Dance Camp for ages 3-5 (11 a.m. to noon) and 6-10 (noon to 1 p.m.), Wednesdays, June 18, 25, July 16, 23, Aug. 13, 20, Footsteps Dance Studio. Star Dancers for ages 5-12, 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays, June 18, 25, July 16, 23, Aug. 13, 20, Footsteps Dance Studio (tap shoes required). David’s Mighty Men for ages 4-8, 2-3 p.m. Wednesdays, June 18, 25, July 16, 23, Aug. 13, 20. Cost: $15 for the first class, $10 per class for additional classes; Ba-Zoom is $5 per class, $20 per family of four. Email Miss Karin at berrygood2@charter.net for registration form.

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 jjloch@charter.net.

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