Category

Dec
16
Sat
Farmers Market at Minnetrista
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Farmers Market at Minnetrista

Gather with your family and friends this fall as Farmers Market moves indoors for the season. Connect with the community while discovering amazing finds!

Special Saturday
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Special Saturday

Special Saturday has moved to another great Ball home! Gather with family and friends in the LL Ball home for an afternoon of creativity, imagination, and exciting activities with Let There Be Art!

Dec
18
Mon
Art Maker Space
Dec 18 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jan 21 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Art Maker Space

Ready, set, go! Let your imagination run wild this fall in the Art Maker Space at Minnetrista. Together, you and your family can discover new ways to have fun and create with art.

 

Imagination Playground
Dec 18 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jan 21 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Imagination Playground

Run, jump, and play with the Imagination Playground at Minnetrista! It’s here that you and your family can bring creativity to life using giant, foam building blocks. We are excited to bring the community this family-centered activity.

Dec
20
Wed
Winter Break Daily Activities
Dec 20 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jan 3 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Winter Break Daily Activities

Winter Break Daily Activities
December 20–January 3
FREE Community Events
Calling all families and friends! Don’t let the winter blues get you down. Head on over to Minnetrista and enjoy fun crafts and activities across our multi-acre campus. We have:

Candy Cane
December 20; All Day
Lobby
Create candy cane ornaments just in time for Christmas using beads and pipe cleaners. They’re fun, easy, and a great craft for kids and families of all ages to do together.

Christmas Cards
December 21 & 22; All Day
Lobby
Using gems and markers, create you’re very own, one-of-a-kind Christmas cards to send to family and friends this holiday season.

Paper Plate Baubles
December 23; Noon–4 p.m.
Cabin
Using paper plates, colored paper, and chord, create a unique bauble ornament to hang on your Christmas tree this year.

December 24; CLOSED
December 25; CLOSED

Christmas Slime
December 26; 10 a.m.–Noon & 2–4 p.m.
Cantina
Create ooey gooey Christmas slime using glue, liquid starch, food coloring, and glitter!

Christmas Slime
December 27; 10 a.m.–Noon & 2–4 p.m.
Cantina
Create ooey gooey Christmas slime using glue, liquid starch, food coloring, and glitter!

Finger Painting Trees
December 28; 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Cabin
Bring the magic of winter to life when you finger paint beautiful winter trees with your family and friends.

Rock Photo Holders
December 29; 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Cabin
Display your favorite family photos like never before when you create painted rock photo holders using rocks, paint, and wire! They also make for great Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and Christmas gifts.

Crayon Resistant Snowflakes
December 30; Noon–4 p.m.
Cabin
Bring the magic of winter snowflakes to life using crayons and watercolor paints together.

Bird Watching/Bird Feeders
December 31; Noon–4 p.m.
Cantina
Using pipe cleaners and cheerios, create a ring of tasty food for birds to enjoy all winter long!

January 1; CLOSED

Snow Dough
January 2; 10 a.m.–Noon & 2–4 p.m.
Cantina
Talk about snow art! Grab a can of spray paint, a spray bottle filled with water, and some food coloring to create art out on the snow!

Snowflakes
10 a.m.–Noon & 2–4 p.m.
Lobby
Let it snow all winter long when you create one-of-a-kind snowflakes using folded and cut paper that you can display in your window.