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Lake Minnetonka Regional Park is the perfect place for families to enjoy a Saturday afternoon. Bring a picnic and enjoy a lakeside lunch. Learn more...

Noerenberg Gardens

Situated on the north shore of Lake Minnetonka’s majestic Crystal Bay, Noerenberg Memorial Gardens offers a tranquil retreat to the quiet elegance and grace of days gone by. A favorite subject for local artists and an idyllic location for weddings. Learn more...


Minnetonka Art Center
Workshops and classes for kids of all ages.

Minnetonka Center for the Arts

New Fall Art Courses for Children, Teens & Families

The Minnetonka Center for the Arts would like to announce their new visual art programs available for children, teens and families beginning fall 2007.

The Minnetonka Center for the Arts would like to extend an invitation to your family, school, organization, or group to participate in one of our many high-quality educational opportunities. These options include; ongoing series classes for children ages 6-12 and teens ages 13-19, family workshops, tours, lectures, special events, school residency programs, school partnership programs, and Art After School program, and numerous exhibitions throughout the year. The Minnetonka Center for the Arts offers educational opportunities year round, six days a week, daytime and evening in drawing; painting; sculpture in stone, clay, and bronze; woodworking; wheel thrown and hand built ceramics; fiber arts; photography; paper arts and bookmaking; printmaking; jewelry; glasswork, and associated arts.

In consultation with your school, organization or group, the Art Center will develop interesting projects, courses, and special events to challenge, stimulate, inspire, and intrigue students of all ages. We offer basic through advanced level courses for both single and multiple class options. Our instructors are qualified and creative local artists, teaching artists, and art educators who are contemporary and active in their fields. Students and visitors of the Art Center hail from all corners of the state and range in ages from 5-95. The Art Center can accommodate small and large groups, so bring your family, friends, grade level, or entire school to explore and create at the Minnetonka Center for the Arts.


For more information, call 952-473-7363.


Get Busy!

The spring months bring countless opportunities for wholesome family activities. To find out about happenings in the Lake Minnetonka area, visit our complete Calendar of Events!

Lake Minnetonka: An area steeped in history

From the days when Dakota Indians inhabited her shores, leaving behind ancient burial mounds which are still visible today, to the era of the steam locomotive and the paddle wheeler when grand Victorian hotels and amusement parks stood proudly on her banks, there has always been something alluring about this enchanted body of water. Learn more...