Hand-Applique Workshop with Pat Cox

April 8, 2:00-4:00 PM. $25 Registration.
Those attending should bring a few pieces of cotton fabric for practice and a basic sewing kit. Contact Karen Eichman at to register or to obtain further information.

Healing Arts Program

Spring/Summer 2017
March 14, 4:30 – 6:00 PM. You’re invited to a reception to meet the artists and view the new collection at the Owatonna Hospital.
The following artists will be showing at the Spring/Summer exhibition: Gayle Cole, paintings; Rev. Jack Dahl, watercolors; Candy Kuehn, photography; April Malphurs, glass; and Sarah Schaleger, paintings.

Herstory Month: The First Women of Mayo Clinic

March 2, 7:00 PM.
Author Virginia M. Wright-Peterson, a member of the writing faculty at the University of Minnesota-Rochester and a healthcare administrator, will discuss her book The Women of Mayo Clinic: The Founding Generation. Celebrate Women’s Herstory Month by finding out about the women who were essential to the founding and history of Mayo Clinic. A $5 fee will be charged to at the door with the net proceeds benefiting the Owatonna Arts Center.

Library Mural

Many of you have enjoyed the painting done by Lynette Schmidt Yencho that is in the library. This imaginative world has expanded from the ceiling to the upper walls. The arts center invites you to view this work and receive a coloring poster of familiar sections of the mural from the artist.