Laura Pereira, Friends School of Minnesota’s art teacher, has two art shows coming up featuring her encaustic paintings.
Friends School of Minnesota middle school students went on a field trip to the Minneapolis Institute of Art one morning in January.
Every once in awhile a truly magical production comes along and this is it! Whether 4 or 104, I dare say there is enchantment for everyone. Our family found The Dragons are Singing Tonight, at The Southern Theatre, to be a wonderful mix of imagination, curiosity and creativity.
This year, we’re expanding the ways we’re connecting online to the Friends School Plant Sale community – shoppers, volunteers, and anyone interested in learning more.
This winter, Clay Anderson went with his daughter Athena, an FSMN alumna, on a twelve day service trip sponsored by Global Citizens Network to live with the Xukuru Indians of Brazil. Clay shares his experiences:
Each year, Friends School of Minnesota creates a performance around its Quaker values and the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s performance was on January 13, 2012 at O’Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University in St. Paul. The celebration focused on the Quaker values of justice and integrity and how Dr. King’s work embodied those values.
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, over 150 people gathered at Friends School of Minnesota for a community-wide sing along and stories from the civil rights movement with Hollis Watkins.
Friends schools share a commitment to the Quaker values such as community. Friends School Lisburn in Ireland shot this video to highlight the sense of community found at the over 100 Friends schools worldwide. Their exuberance will make you smile!