The Eagan community, art enthusiasts and interested supporters are invited to an open house at the former Eagan fire administration building and potential permanent location for Art Works Eagan.

AWE in the FIre Admin Building November 17th

Who: Art Works Eagan (AWE), a newly formed nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization formed to provide working artists with the space, community, and programming necessary to successful practice.

What: A fundraiser and open house to tour and envision this space as the home of Art Works Eagan and showcase a range of fun arts activities for all ages, ranging from light painting photography to string board art to making welcome bags for new Eagan residents. There will be a gallery show with local artists' work and showcasing the final products from recent community art workshops. In addition, there will be several local artists offering demonstrations in a variety of media.

When: Thursday, November 17 from 9:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Where: Former Fire Administration Building at 3795 Pilot Knob Rd, Eagan (corner of Wescott and Pilot Knob roads and just across the street from Eagan City Hall). Parking is available by the building, at the Historic Town Hall and across the street in the lots by the Eagan Civic Arena and Cascade Bay. After 5 pm parking is also available at City Hall.

Why: Learn more about Art Works Eagan and encourage public support to raise funds to purchase the fire administration building. Nov. 17 is Give to the Max Day and Art Works Eagan should be on your donation list!

Give to the Max Day is Nov. 17

...but all donations through GiveMN earlier in November will count! We have a $7500 matching gift for online donations through GiveMN, so your dollars will go twice as far!

GiveMN is built for organizations at least a year old, so our partner Springboard for the Arts has generously agreed to pass Give to the Max Day donations through to us without taking an additional fee.

Give to the Max Day

Use the form below to make Give to the Max Day donations from this page. If you don't see the form, or if you try the button above and get an error message on the page, try the GiveMN home page at and put "Art Works Eagan" in the Organization Name field.