Sometimes You Move the Puppet and Sometimes the Puppet Moves You

See Nik Nerburn’s film!
2016 Puppet Pageant & Corn Feed
New York Mills, MN

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Puppet Pageant 2017

9th Annual
Kalevala Puppet Pageant
Workshops Aug 7-18
Performances Aug 18 & 19

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Join the Cultural Center Team

Help Wanted: Program Coordinator
Fun & Creative Job Opportunity
Apply Now!

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Art In Your Park 2017

FREE art projects for kids!
Upcoming Dates:
Fri, July 14th- Sunnybrook Park, Wadena
Mon, July 17th- Smith Park, NYM
Mon, July 24th- Southside Park, NYM

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Pamela Lewis is 2017 Greatest American Thinker!

Think-Off Question Answered:
YES–2016 election changed our perception of truth
New Yorker name Greatest Thinker in New York Mills

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ABOUT


The New York Mills Arts Retreat and Regional Cultural Center is a multidisciplinary arts organization that has been dedicated to expanding the cultural and creative opportunities for rural Americans for more than two and a half decades. The Center, founded by John Davis, is located in the town of New York Mills in Otter Tail County in north central Minnesota.

THE GREAT AMERICAN THINK-OFF


Now in its 25th year, The Great American Think-Off is an exhibition of civil disagreement between powerful ideas being explored by every day people. Designed to bring philosophy down from the ivory towers of academia and make it accessible for all, the contest has received national acclaim including coverage by C-SPAN, the New York Times, and The Today Show.

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