Arts group plans two October bus trips

October 9, 2018

Rochester Friends of the Minneapolis Institute of Art have scheduled two bus trips to the Twin Cities this month.

The first trip is Thursday, when the group will attend a lecture, “Chasing Light: Photographing Michelle Obama,” at the institute. The program is by Amanda Lucidon, the official photographer of the First Lady at the White House.

The bus leaves at 8:30 a.m. from 125 Live, 125 Elton Hills Drive NW. The fee is $30 for members, $35 for non-members. For reservations, call 507-993-9822.

The Friends’ annual fundraiser, Autumn Odyssey, will take place on Oct. 18. For that trip, the group will have a docent-led tour of hand-embroidered wall hangings at Plymouth Congregational Church in Minneapolis, and following lunch, a docent-led tour of the Walker Art Center and Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.

The bus leaves at 8 a.m. from 125 Live. The fee is $95, including bus, lunch, fees and donation. Call 507-993-9822 for reservations.

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