Wabasha Main Street to donate Community Roots Mural to the City of Wabasha.
The Community Roots Mural was created by Sue Mundy, with support from Wabasha’s Artist on Main Street program.
Image: Wabasha Main Street Board of Directors Back row: Annette Hedquist, Lori Glomski, Janet Runions, Mary Flicek, and City Public Works Director Tony Johnson. Front row: Board members Craig Falkum, Dave Wogen, Mayor Emily Durand and Artist Sue Mundy. Not Included: Poet Pamela Larson and Board Members Kathy Geraghty and Laura Fredrickson.
Janet Runions will be presenting her book, “Wild in the City,” on Saturday morning, December 11, at 10:00 in the public library.
As this years Artist on Main street Initiative project, following the theme, “Healthy Community,”Janet designed a nature book to color which encourages people to get outside and exercise. She wrote the narrative in a rhyming fashion and drawn all the illustrations based on her personal experiences of life in Wabasha.
Come and join this informal gathering while you’re in town shopping. A short presentation will be given with a reading. One free book will be given to each family that attends. There will be colored pencils available if you wish to stay and color your book and talk to the artist.