Editor’s Mailbag

Springfield Juried Art Show

SPRINGFIELD — Those interested in submitting art pieces for the Springfield Juried Art Show, can pick up an entry form/criteria from the Springfield Public Library (507-723-3510).

Drop off dates for art submission are Oct. 3-5 at the Springfield Public Library at times specified on the entry form. There will be a total of 17 cash prizes awarded for a total of $2,550.

The Juried Art Show will be at the Springfield Public Library from Oct. 16-Nov. 27. All are welcome to view the art during regular library hours. Attendees are encouraged to vote for their favorite art piece.

A reception will be Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Springfield Public Library. Artist awards will be announced at the reception at 7:30 p.m. All participating artists and the general public are invited to the reception.

The Juried Art Show is sponsored by a grant from the Pieschel Foundation.

Annual GBHS Potluck Picnic Sep 7

NEW ULM — The German-Bohemian Society will hold its annual GBHS Potluck Pincin at Hermann Heights Park on Saturday Sept. 7, followed by all-day entertainment in the park.

Bring utensils and a dish to pass. Social at 11 a.m., lunch at noon. Bring your favorite German-Bohemian dish and share with others your ancestral memories. Learn about what’s been happening at our new society location, Wade’s homeland trips, and recent library research projects.