Entries tagged with ‘GLA’

Lhotka Crowned as 76th Saint Lucia

This year’s St. Lucia, Alicia Lhotka of Eden Prairie, exhibits the St. Lucia qualities of service, compassion, character, and courageous leadership.

Gustavus Library Associates Set to Host “A Royal Affair” at Radisson Blu Mall of America

Gustavus Adolphus College and Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) will host the 19th biennial "A Royal Affair" on Saturday, Nov. 14 at the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. A fundraiser for the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, the event will include dinner, live and silent auctions, music, and dancing.

Alumna Sue Leaf to Speak at Spring Author Day

Freelance writer and 1975 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College Sue Leaf will speak at the Gustavus Library Associates’ (GLA) Spring Author Day at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 21 at the Edina Country Club. Leaf, who left Gustavus with a degree in biology, will speak about her latest book, The Bullhead Queen: A Year on Pioneer Lake.

Sutphen and Keenan Headline Spring Author Day

Poets Deborah Keenan and Joyce Sutphen will speak at the Gustavus Library Associates' Spring Author Day at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 7 at the Edina Country Club.

Easter Bunny Breakfast Set for March 14

Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) will host its annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 14 at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church in Minneapolis.

Arvonne Fraser to Speak at Spring Author Day

Women's human rights advocate Arvonne Fraser will speak at the Gustavus Library Associates' Spring Author Day at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 14 at the Edina Country Club. Fraser will speak about her spirited memoir, She's No Lady: Politics, Family, and International Feminism.

<i>A Royal Affair </i>Online Auction Open for Bidding

Approximately 800 items that will be auctioned as part of this year's A Royal Affair may now be viewed online. About 100 of the items are now available for online bidding between Oct. 18-25. The remaining 700 items will go to the highest bidder at the silent and live auctions during A Royal Affair Oct. 27.

16th <i>A Royal Affair </i>to Benefit Library at Gustavus

Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) will sponsor its 16th biennial library fundraiser, "Razzle Dazzle...A Royal Affair," Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel. This dinner and auction event will benefit the endowment fund of the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library on the Gustavus Adolphus College campus.

A Knowing Woman Dedication

A new sculpture, A Knowing Woman, was given to Gustavus Adolphus College by the children of Lloyd and Fran Engelsma. The piece was created by sculptor Gloria Tew, who studied with Gustavus sculptor-in-residence Paul Granlund in the early 1970s, and is dedicated in memory of Fran Engelsma, one of the founding members of Gustavus Library Associates.