699 Programming

Calling for Programming Proposals for ACW World Headquarters at 699 Lowry Ave NE

Are you an Active ACW Member? https://www.arttochangetheworld.org/what-is-an-active-acw-member/  You are invited to stage an event in our ACW World Headquarters at 699 Lowry Ave NE. If you need volunteer hours- see what we need below.

Read more about the space:  https://www.arttochangetheworld.org/acw-699-lowry-ave-ne/

We have a table which can seat 12 people for a lesson, the Healing Room/cabinet  for workshops, https://www.arttochangetheworld.org/today-im-alright/ , movie watch, game night, yoga, dance, presentation, book discussion or workshop.   We have an open space 10 ‘ x 30’ feet for yoga, dance or other movement activities.  We have a 10 foot screen and projector for a video event. There is a lovely kitchen.  We have Wits and Wagers and other board games plus darts.  What other ideas do you have?

Join Us!   Most events are free but donations gratefully accepted.

Supplies Needed for Programming

Please click here for an application to hold an event.   Application   Send your proposal to info@arttochangetheworld.org

We are Under Construction out on the street. How to find us

Events Scheduled

August 15

Third Fridays. 8-10 am. – Hosted by   Lucienne Schroepfer

Stop by the new ACW Headquarters/studio for some coffee plus+. Bring a solo art project or just bring yourself!

Address: ACW Headquarters is at  699 Lowry Ave NE Minneapolis

Fresh press coffee plus morning somethings will be available.

This Friday—bring along 5 cards– if you would like to have some cards on display/ for sale in the new space. Questions :  Lucienne Schroepfer lschroepfer@sdatel.com


July 28 YOGA
Free yoga session at the new space! July 28th 4-5pm. Pay what you can sessions in August (August 7th and 14th 6:30-7:30pm). More following if there is enough interest.

Angela Ogle taught yoga on zoom from Africa during our winter Cabin Fever Reliever and she’s in town to teach for a bit in person before heading off to other countries. Don’t miss this special yoga series at headquarters! Any age and beginners welcome. Relax your creative mind and body.

Bring your yoga mat, we only have a couple extra. Message Kelly with your intent to come. Space is limited.   Kellyfrankenberg@gmail.com

August 8th   Artist Salon Night – FREE for ACW Members

Time: 6pm to 8pm   Place : 699 Lowry Avenue NE.     ACW World Headquarters

Group Creative Art ActivitySpeed    Painting

This is a two-hour activity where you can meet other ACW members and enjoy a fun art activity while visiting.

You do not need to be an artist to participate in this activity all members welcome.

The premise is every participant will start with their own canvas and paint what they desire until the timer goes off.

The painting will be timed.

After 10 minutes participants pass their creation to their neighboring artist. The timer starts again and so on.   (Painting time about 1 hour 30 minutes)

Snacks and Supplies will be provided:

  • 8”x10” canvas
  • Paints & Paint Pens
  • Paint Bushes
  • Palettes
  • Paper towels
  • Gloves if needed


Contact Katie Cath.a.palmer@gmail.com   Catherine A. Palmer

Volunteers Needed!   Get your 6 Hours Clocked!

Paint Trim in Kitchen  Daphne
Remove AAW Stickers on back door
Paint walls in kitchen  Jeff

Put shelf up over sink

Design a program image

Organize and Host an event  at 699

Help Sadie  organize the Storage/Supply area

Write an article for the Newsletter

Help Install the work at Whittier   Daphne

Provide rides  to ACW  members

Make fish for Lucy’s Loo

Organize the Porch   Interns?

Kitchen Tile installation


Paint Radiators  Margo
Summer Party  Laura/ Robin/ Daphne
Kelly Lessons Robin  Sam SJ
Checking Art Work statements  Mindy
Common Bond Book  Rebecca F
Hang Shades   Jeff
Organize cupboards  Daphne
Jackie S   clerical
Design  Briauna
Copy Edit  Lincoln