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Land O' Lakes Arts begins new Fall-themed eventSubmitted: 09/24/2017
LAND O' LAKES - Plenty events celebrated the fall season in Land O' Lakes this weekend, but one of them was brand new to the area.

Land O' Lakes Arts hosted the first LOLA Art Harvest this year. The event on Saturday featured several local artists and a quilt show. People could even watch some of the artists demonstrate their craft.


"There are so many talented people in this area to feature what they do I think enlivens us all. We're always interested in what artists think and do. To see artists demonstrating and showing their work is always fun and interesting, you actually get to interact and talk with them," said LOLA Program Director Wendy Powalisz. 

The community garden also joined in the event and showcased paintings throughout the area. There was also free samples of pumpkin soup made right from the pumpkins in the garden.

Powalisz says she hopes the event will be even bigger and better next year.


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