Art and Writing

Pine Needles Artists-in-Residencies Announced

The Pine Needles Cabin on the banks of the St. Croix

Artists and writers will interact with scientists, the community, and the river during this summer’s program.

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Celebrate the St. Croix with Song and Stories

Dan Chouinard

Dan Chouinard, guests and a choir will perform in the fourth annual Earth Day event at Festival Theatre.

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Submissions Sought for Poetry Contest Celebrating Return of Migratory Birds

Tropical Wings logo

Be a part of a series of St. Croix Valley community events during a companion festival to one held in Costa Rica.

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Wandering along the River on a Wintry First Day of Spring

St. Croix Springtime Spring Creek

Three poems, four photos, one video, and a bit of St. Croix River conservation history to mark the vernal equinox.

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Watch: Nature Photography Helps Troubled Youth


Program with roots along the St. Croix River spotlighted by Wisconsin Public Television.

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Prehistoric Pottery Links St. Croix’s Past and Present

Oneota pottery from the Sheffield Site (Photo courtesy Science Museum of Minnesota)

At an approximately 700-year-old village, the river’s bounty made for stronger ceramics.

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