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March 2017
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Glensheen Unplugged – Charlie Parr

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Minnesota music with an intimate living room-esque acoustic concert series in the Amusement Room, where the Congdons kept all their worldly collections. An easily confused and very shy individual, Charlie Parr has been traveling around singing his songs ever since leaving Austin Minnesota in the 1980's in search of Spider John Koerner, whom he found about 100 miles north at the Viking Bar one Sunday night. The experience changed his life, made him more or…

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Glensheen Unplugged – RACHAEL KILGOUR

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Minnesota music with an intimate living room-esque acoustic concert series in the Amusement Room, where the Congdons kept all their worldly collections. Rachael Kilgour is a Minnesota-based songwriter and performing artist whose sincere, lyric-driven work has been called both brave and humane. The 2015 grand prize winner of the esteemed international NewSong Music Performance & Songwriting Competition, Kilgour has been featured at NYC’s Lincoln Center and by the ASCAP Music Cafe at the Sundance Film…

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Glensheen Unplugged – Rich & Germaine

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Minnesota music with an intimate living room-esque acoustic concert series in the Amusement Room, where the Congdons kept all their worldly collections. Rich Mattson is a musician/songwriter and producer/engineer living in Sparta, Minnesota. He began performing in 1980 at the age of 13, and took up songwriting shortly after that. Since then he has led and played with several bands, most notably the Glenrustles (1988-1999) and national touring act Ol’ Yeller (2000-2013). In 1991 he…

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Glensheen Unplugged – Teague Alexy

March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Minnesota music with an intimate living room-esque acoustic concert series in the Amusement Room, where the Congdons kept all their worldly collections. Teague Alexy's music and writing is deeply rooted in Americana after touring the country for nearly a decade with brother Ian in their foot-stomping duo Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank. If you listen close to the swing of Teague's voice, guitar and harmonica you can hear he has not completely forgotten growing up…

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Glensheen Unplugged – Coyote

March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Join us as we celebrate Minnesota music with an intimate living room-esque acoustic concert series in the Amusement Room, where the Congdons kept all their worldly collections. Duluth, Minnesota band Coyote formed as a duo in 2007 with Marc Gartman (banjo, vocals) and Jerree Small (guitar, vocals). They have since taken on a third member, upright bassist Matthew Mobley. Their third album, All I Feel is Night, creates a fine balance between the stark duo recordings of their debut album…

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April 2017
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Chester Chats — Interior Design

April 5 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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This week's Chester Chat will feature two local members of the community who are interior design experts. Aaron Hansen, Dennis Lampkin and Dan Hartman will speak. Aaron Hansen is a Certified Interior Designer at LHB with 20 years of experience in the field. Dennis Lamkin is a local champion of non-profits, historic preservation and interior design expert. What are Chester Chats? It is a fun, fast-moving presentation series of three speakers who are each limited to ten minutes. Each month an…

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Chester Chats – Tech of Yesterday and Today

April 12 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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This week's Chester Chat is dedicated to technology. In 1908, when Glensheen was built, the Congdons ensured their buildings and grounds utilized the most cutting-edge tech available. Learn about some of our history's marvels, such as the central vacuum and humidification systems. Today, as a museum, Glensheen still strives to incorporate the best the technology world has to offer. Learn about Virtual and Augmented Realities (AR/VR) as this emerging space becomes more mainstream. Find out how the Glensheen staff intends…

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Chester Chats – CANCELED

April 19 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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This week's Chester Chat has been canceled. What are Chester Chats? It is a fun, fast-moving presentation series of three speakers who are each limited to ten minutes. Each month an important topic to the future of Duluth is chosen. To help promote the casual nature of the event, there will be a cash bar with great wine and local beers. What is the purpose of Chester Chats? As a past legislator, Chester Congdon was one of Duluth earliest promoters…

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Weather Closing

April 26
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Due to weather, Glensheen is CLOSED for tours today Wednesday, 4/26/17. If you pre-purchased tickets for today's tours, please contact our office at 218-726-8910 or info@glensheen.org. Inquiries will be responded to once our office reopens on Thursday, 4/27/17. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please stay safe on the roads today!

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Chester Chats – CANCELED

April 26 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Glensheen Mansion,
3300 London Road
Duluth, 55804 United States
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Due to poor weather conditions, tonight's (4/26) Chester Chat on Architecture has been canceled. Have you ever stood in awe of a magnificent building like Glensheen?  Well, you're in luck! The topic for this week's Chester Chat is architecture. Hear from experts about historic Duluth architecture and Duluth's architecture today. Speakers include Dennis Lamkin and Doug Zaun. Lamkin will speak about historic Duluth's rich architecture. Local architect, Doug Zaun of Wagner Zaun Architecture will be speaking about architecture in Duluth today. Aaron Hansen, of…

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