Silverwood Park, 2500 County Road E., St. Anthony. Children 17 and younger need to be accompanied by an adult for some programs. Info and registration: 763-559-6700 or threeriversparks.org.
Silverwood OnStage: Lady Midnight & Katy Vernon. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 6:30-8 pm. Lady Midnight is an ethereal vocalist and performance artist who draws upon her multidisciplinary background in visual art, dance and Afro-indigenous roots to create work that timelessly reflects our collective lives. Katy Vernon is a singer of sad songs on a happy instrument. Born and raised in London, UK, Vernon now calls Minnesota home. She has written songs for as long as she can remember and is always happiest when she’s singing, even when dealing with some pretty tough challenges.
More than your typical summer concert series, Silverwood OnStage features performances of the Twin Cities’ top local and emerging artists. So pack a picnic, gather family and friends and enjoy a special night of music in the natural beauty of Silverwood Park. For specific concert information, visit silverwoodonstage.org. In the event of rain, all musical performances will move inside to the Great Hall in the Silverwood Park Visitor Center. Concerts are free and open to all ages. Programming for Silverwood OnStage is funded in part by grants from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council and Minnesota’s Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment.
Sunset Yoga: Tuesday, Aug. 27, 7-8:15 pm. Renew by practicing yoga with instructor Laura Craig. Link breath with movement, build awareness, concentration and strength by deepening the connection of mind and body. Cost is $12 and this program is for ages 14+.
Family Clay for Adult and Child: Fall Harvest: Wednesday, Sept 4, 5:30-7 pm. The growing season is ending and the days are getting shorter. Celebrate and learn about the fall harvest with your child. Make a clay project inspired by your discoveries and paint your masterpiece with bright colors. Cost is $18 per adult/child pair and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a reservation. This program is for ages 3-6, plus adult.