Activity Date Time Location Lead Contact Phone # Participant #

Picket Painting September 07 Peter Boe Elementary Margaret Rice
Diane Johnson
788-3388 250
Sponsored by the Mayville Public Library, elementary teachers will guide their students in reading and discussing “fences” and the project will end with the painting of “picket” fences which will be displayed along with the Between Fences exhibit.
HS Lesson Plans Sept. 07 - May 08 Area Schools Aprill Hastings 788-2281 N/A
High School teachers are encouraged to incorporate the “Between Fences” lesson plans into their curricula. Details available at Between Fences.
Comet Radio Special Programming Fall 2007 varies 105.5 FM Robert Bertsch 788-4631 N/A
Comet Radio is producing special programming focusing on the issues Between Fences raises. These include news, commentary, conversation, and thematic music programs.
Photo Exhibit Sept. 17 - Nov. 1, 2007 MSU Levon WestGallery Darcie Ellertson 788-4697 N/A
Open to the public as entrants and audience, this photography exhibit will center around the photographer’s sense of “fences”. See details at
Cub Scouts Fence Building Oct. 8 - 11, 2007 MSU Jason Middlestead 786-3166 60 Max.
Local Cub Scouts will discuss the implication of “fences” and build a conglomerate fence as the entry to the Between Fences exhibit on MSU
Open Book Discussion Oct. 11, 2007 7:00 PM Jo Ewen same 786-3499 25 Max.
Local book club will sponsor the reading of The Tortilla Curtain by T. Coraghessan Boyle and host a public discussion lead by Merle Freije (participant responsible to purchase book)
Composition Class Fall 2007 MSU Dr. Matt Wanat 788-4686 N/A
Dr. Wanat will select readings that address the themes of Between Fences for these College Composition classes. These classes include three dual credit classes delivered over ITV that include students from a number of surrounding communities.
Prudence Johnson In Concert September 29, 2007 7:30 PM MSU Mike Bakken 788-4742 N/A
This concert also kicks off the Fine Arts Series.
Heritage and Hope November 2, 2007 All Day MSU Sarah Batesel 788-1814 N/A
Heritage and Hope is a day long event at MSU which includes speakers and round table discussions. Speakers TBA. MSU President inauguration will also be held this day.
A Time to Give Thanks November 2007 TBA TBA Grassroots Art Council Greta 788-4747 N/A
Grass Roots Arts Council's Thanksgiving fundraising concert will tie in with Between Fences.
NLAG Gala January 24, 2008 7 PM - 9 PM MSU Luckasen Room Cynthia Kaldor 788-4288 125
The 2008 Annual Northern Lights Art Gallery Gala theme "Think (outside the box)" is designed around “Between Fences”. More than fifty patrons contribute “art” for the event which is attended by up to 180 individuals from around the area.