February 10, 2014
Festival & Event Management
This comprehensive program provides event staff, festival organizers, & volunteers with the essential knowledge &
organizational tools to successfully operate & sustain events as well as the community spirit associated with them. The engaging
online format shares videos, practical advice from experts, essential readings, emerging research & best practice examples.
Topics & Pricing:
6 week online course, February 10‐March 21, 2014, register by January 20 and get 2 registrants per festival/event, Code: Jan20
$499 if registered by January 20 (includes greening events week!); $599 thereafter
Greening Events, March 24‐28, 2014
$99 if you register by March 3; $149 thereafter
Economic Impact of Festivals & Events, March 31‐April 4, 2014
$99 if you register by March 9; $149 thereafter
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March 13, 2014
Blandin Broadband Grant Opportunities free webinar March 13
Interesting in money for broadband programs. Then you might be interested in the following…
Thursday, March 13 from 3-4pm a free webinar on Blandin Broadband Grant Opportunities
Since 2004, the Blandin Foundation’s Broadband Initiative has been providing grants to rural Minnesota communities to promote broadband adoption and use. Four current grant program offerings provide communities with access to funds to:
- Conduct broadband feasibility studies
- Deploy advanced broadband applications
- Increase computer ownership and broadband adoption among low-income populations
- Implement projects that support a culture of broadband use
Join Mary Magnuson, Blandin Community Broadband Program Administrator, and Bill Coleman, Project Consultant, and learn about each of the grant programs, including eligibility, selection criteria, matching requirements, and get advice about what makes for a successful project application.
March 25, 2014
The monthly board meeting will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Appleton Civic Center. The meeting is open to the public.
April 22, 2014
The monthly board meeting will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Appleton Civic Center. The meeting is open to the public.