Date and Time: 
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Northrup King Building, 1500 Jackson St NE, Gallery #332, Minneapolis, MN

Join us at the Preview Party!

Please join us at the most important fundraiser for NEMAA and our premier event, Art-A-Whirl. Get an exclusive first look of the Silent Auction Fundraiser at the Preview Party. 

FOCI: Minnesota Center for Glass Arts
Date and Time: 
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
2010 ARTBLOK, 2010 E. Hennepin Ave Building #10, Minneapolis

Foci Minnesota Center for Glass Arts will be open during the entire Art-A-Whirl weekend. Come watch thrilling glassblowing demonstrations, take a stroll through our all-glass gallery and enjoy live entertainment and refreshments. Star of the North Glassworkers will be doing flame.


Mosaic tile on cow skull
Long Horn Steer
Date and Time: 
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 7:00pm to Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
Rotondo's Hideaway Studio (Private Home) 1026 24th Ave NE, Mpls. MN, 55418

Live Music Eddie Estrin, Briana Fernandez & Pete Metcalf.

Date and Time: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
PNA Hall, 1304 4th St. NE 55413

Learning for Leadership Charter School Presents Art-A-Whirl Family Art Day!

  • Hands-on Art Activities
  • Quirky Games/Prizes
  • Live Music

Who We Are:

  • Learning for Leadership is a public charter school in its 10th year.
  • We enroll up to 300 students annually from grades K-12.
  • We are conveniently located on the west side of Columbia Park & Golf Course.
  • Small class sizes with creative spaces for sciences, technology and the arts.
  • We offer a library, gym, stage and project display areas.