Open Studio!
Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

Open Studio!

Open Studio is BACK! We will offer our standard stencil designs, Fall/Halloween designs and Winter/Christmas designs.

Standard Stencils: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/Gu8u6r

Fall/Halloween Stencils: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/UiOnkF

Winter/Christmas Stencils: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/Rf6oaj

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Pet Painting Workshop
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Pet Painting Workshop

Sign up to paint your pet! (Not literally—just on a 16x20 canvas) After you register for this free event, send a picture of your pet to huhrich@nmlibrary.org by September 13th so I can send it to Design & Wine. From there they will make an outline of your pet on canvas for you to paint at our workshop on September 19th. Must be a clear, close up picture in order to get the most detail. Limit one pet per picture. Feel free to bring your own beverage. Registration required. Open to ages 18+
“This project is made possible by a grant provided by the Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative and was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.”

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Halloween Workshop with CER!
Oct
3
5:30 PM17:30

Halloween Workshop with CER!

Ghosts and Goblins, Spooks Galore! Add to your Halloween décor by creating your own 12x12 wood pallet sign. Stain and paint colors will be chosen during the workshop. Please indicate the stencil you'd like available to you the day of the workshop:  

The Salem Witch Co.

Pumpkins 5 Cents Per Pound 

If the Broom Fits 

Hocus Pocus Cam 

Free Flying Lessons 

Everything is Better with a Little Magic 

Boo 

Along Came a Spider Trick or Treat

*You may bring food/beverage into Design & Wine. If you choose to consume alcoholic beverages during the workshop, you are responsible for providing a bottle opener/cup. You also must present a valid ID.*

Ages:  21+

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Paint Your Pet!
Oct
9
5:30 PM17:30

Paint Your Pet!

Join us in painting your pet! Register and email us a clear and close up photo of your pet and we will have a prepped canvas ready for you the day of the event. We will have instructors on hand to help walk you through the process of bringing your fur baby to life!

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Witch Heels (Kids) Workshop with CER!
Oct
12
to Oct 13

Witch Heels (Kids) Workshop with CER!

That pesky witch is at it again! Join us as we paint her boots and crazy Halloween stockings. You can add bubbles, spider webs, ghost or goblins to the background. We will string the canvas with fun Halloween themed ribbon once we have completed the painting so it can easily be hung on the wall.

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MN Home Workshop with CER!
Nov
14
5:30 PM17:30

MN Home Workshop with CER!

You don't want to miss the opportunity to craft a Design & Wine original...our Corrugated Metal Minnesota HOME sign. This sign is 4' x 2' and framed. Stain and paint colors will be chosen during the workshop. In this workshop you will also attach the 12" corrugated Minnesota and the frame of the sign.

*You may bring food/beverage into Design & Wine. If you choose to consume alcoholic beverages during the workshop you are responsible for providing a bottle opener/cup. You also must present a valid ID.*

Ages:  21+

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Bells on Belgrade
Dec
7
2:00 PM14:00

Bells on Belgrade

This event is for THE CHILDREN and brought to you FREE of charge by the Business on Belgrade Association, The City of North Mankato and MedExpress Urgent Care of Mankato “Holiday fun event for the entire family”. Trolley Rides along Belgrade Ave, Medallion Hunt the week leading up to the event, Santa & Elves, Local Caroling Groups, reindeer games, FREE goodie bag and book, make and take crafts and so much more! To end the event there will be a parade along Belgrade Ave.

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You + Me Santa Painting Workshop with CER!
Dec
12
5:00 PM17:00

You + Me Santa Painting Workshop with CER!

Grab that special kiddo in your life and plan a painting date night with us!  You will love our You + Me canvas painting workshop. Each of you will paint a Santa painting. Not a painter? No need to worry; you will be lead step-by-step through this process. These canvases make wonderful and memorable gifts for the Christmas season. *Recommended age for children is 4-12 years old.*

Adult/child class

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You + Me Snowman Painting Workshop with CER!
Dec
14
10:00 AM10:00

You + Me Snowman Painting Workshop with CER!

Grab that special kiddo in your life and plan a painting morning date with us! You will love our You + Me canvas painting workshop. Each of you will paint a Snowman painting. Not a painter? No need to worry; you will be lead step-by-step through this process. These canvases make wonderful and memorable gifts for the Christmas season. *Recommended age for children is 4-12 years old.*

Adult/child class

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Candy Cane Lane at CER!
Dec
14
1:00 PM13:00

Candy Cane Lane at CER!

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The holiday season is here and it is time to celebrate some fun traditions while making new memories. This holiday party is for children and families. Ideal child audience is 2-12 years. Similar to our Fall Carnival, children and their parents can stroll from station to station, enjoying games, crafts, food, a candy cane scavenger hunt, music, and even a visit from Santa. We will use a punch card system as admission cost. Cost is $5.00 for 10 activity punches, and $10.00 for 20 activity punches. Punch cards are sold at the door. Concessions are priced separately. No pre-registration is required.

Ages: 2-12

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Pet Painting Workshop
Sep
19
6:00 PM18:00

Pet Painting Workshop

Sign up to paint your pet! (Not literally—just on a 16x20 canvas) After you register for this free event, send a picture of your pet to huhrich@nmlibrary.org by September 13th so I can send it to Design & Wine. From there they will make an outline of your pet on canvas for you to paint at our workshop on September 19th. Must be a clear, close up picture in order to get the most detail. Limit one pet per picture. Feel free to bring your own beverage. Registration required. Open to ages 18+
“This project is made possible by a grant provided by the Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative and was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.”

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Public Event: Porch Signs!
Sep
17
5:30 PM17:30

Public Event: Porch Signs!

Join us in creating your own 6’ porch sign. Stain and paint colors are chosen during the event. Please click on the registration link to see all 4 design options. Our porch signs are $65 each. This is event is limited to 8 participants due to the size of this project. Registration closes on September 15th at 6pm.

Registration Link: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/BUBDcj

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Minneopa Golf Clubs 90th Birthday
Sep
14
11:00 AM11:00

Minneopa Golf Clubs 90th Birthday

Celebrate the 90th birthday of the Minneopa Golf Club by registering your team of two (2) for the 1st Annual Circle Inn Golf Tournament. This tournament will be a 9 hole scramble with a limit of up to 27 teams. You can register by stopping in or calling the Circle Inn at (507) 625-9667 or by messaging on this event page.

$50 a person/$100 a team (includes golf cart, shirt, goodie bag, hot dog & chips at the Club prior to the event, and a Circle Inn drink chip.) Awards/prizes will be handed out at the Circle Inn following the tournament. Stay for live music and food Truck.

Happy hour(s) from 11a - 1p in the Clubhouse and includes drink specials, hot dog + chips and the option to create golf signs.
Check in/registration/payment between 11a -12:45p.
Shotgun starts is at 1pm.

If you are, or anyone you know, is interested in the crafting/sign making portion of the day you can see the stencil designs by clicking on the following links:
Golf Designs: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/xmcqTW
Standard Designs: https://designandwinemn.typeform.com/to/EltChd

Let us know if your business would like to be a hole sponsor for $100 with the option of hosting a game at your hole. *There are currently 7 hole sponsorships available*

Sign up to guarantee shirts by September 4th.

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Spanish Tapas in the Barrel Room at Javens Winery
Aug
24
1:00 PM13:00

Spanish Tapas in the Barrel Room at Javens Winery

A Spanish Tapa is considered an appetizer or small snack of any Spanish cuisine . Learn where Spanish Tapas got their start and enjoy some tasty Tapas prepared for you by Happy Thyme Cooking. On the menu that day will be:

Chorizo in Red Wine
Lemon Garlic Prawns/Shrimp
Olive Oil Dip with Crusty Bread
Garlic Mushrooms
Spanish Antipasto Board (Manchego cheese & Jarmon Ham & Marinated Olives)

While enjoying your Tapas and a complimentary glass of Classic Spanish Sangria, made with Javens wine, Design & Wine will walk you through creating a set of 4 personal Tapa serving coasters. The Tapa coasters can also serve as wine glass covers and regular end table coasters.

Each ticket is $70 and includes samples of all Tapas listed, a complimentary glass of Spanish Sangria, and a set of 4 Tapa serving coasters.

We hope you are able to join us for this unique event at Javens Winery. The winery will be having live music on the patio following the Tapa event. We hope you can stay and enjoy the evening.

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Alive After 5 Vendor
Aug
22
5:00 PM17:00

Alive After 5 Vendor

Stop down and say hi, pick up some home decor or create your own!

Alive After 5 is a free summer concert series held on Thursday nights from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in August. This fun after hours event hosted by the City Center Partnership is a social gathering for co-workers, friends and family to enjoy live music, vendor market, food and beverages in a relaxed outdoor setting. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a fun evening out in City Center Mankato!

Line-Up
August 8: Michael Shynes
August 15: High & Mighty
August 22: Old Salt Union
August 29: Annie Mack

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Alive After 5 Vendor
Aug
15
5:00 PM17:00

Alive After 5 Vendor

Stop down and say hi, pick up some home decor or create your own!

Alive After 5 is a free summer concert series held on Thursday nights from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in August. This fun after hours event hosted by the City Center Partnership is a social gathering for co-workers, friends and family to enjoy live music, vendor market, food and beverages in a relaxed outdoor setting. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a fun evening out in City Center Mankato!

Line-Up
August 8: Michael Shynes
August 15: High & Mighty
August 22: Old Salt Union
August 29: Annie Mack

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