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Executive Director Search Extended

The NDDC Search Committee is extending the deadline for the Executive Director search to March 1, 2019.

Downtown Northfield is the heart of our city and if you have ever wanted to be a part of ensuring its vibrancy for residents, businesses, and visitors, your opportunity is now.

The Executive Director reports to the NDDC Board and is an active and engaged advocate for Downtown Northfield, Minnesota Main Street and Main Street America programs, especially in sharing information, goals and accomplishments of the NDDC to critical community and city stakeholders and partners. They serve as the primary program manager responsible for advancing the work of the organization’s committees, task forces and special initiative aligned to Main Street requirements and contractual agreements with the City of Northfield. This position is a part-time salaried role, requiring a commitment of 20 hours per week.

Interested candidates can review the detailed job description that outlines the expected responsibilities and qualifications, and submit a current resume or CV, and 3-5 professional references to NDDCSearchCommittee@outlook.com by the March 1, 2019 deadline.

NDDC Accepting Applications for Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Northfield Downtown Development Corporation (NDDC) is accepting applications for the role of Executive Director.

The Executive Director reports to the NDDC Board and is an active and engaged advocate for Downtown Northfield, Minnesota Main Street and Main Street America programs, especially in sharing information, goals and accomplishments of the NDDC to critical community and city stakeholders and partners. They serve as the primary program manager responsible for advancing the work of the organization’s committees, task forces and special initiative aligned to Main Street requirements and contractual agreements with the City of Northfield. This position is a part-time salaried role, requiring a commitment of 20 hours per week.

Please review the detailed job description that outlines the expected responsibilities and desired qualifications.  The search committee has extended the search and will accept and review applications through March 1, 2019. Interested candidates should submit a current resume or CV, and 3-5 professional references to NDDCSearchCommittee@outlook.com.

 

Jan 4 First Friday Art Night Lineup

The holidays might be over, but the fun continues in Downtown Northfield this Friday!

5:00-9:00 pm – Visual Art Gallery at 502 Studio & Gallery                                                         6:30-8:00 pm – West Coast Swing Dance Class with Brian Sostek at Northfield Dance Academy  $40 per couple, $20 per single. 640 Water Street S.                                            7:00-10:00 pm – Live Music with Pushing Chain at Imminent Brewing, 519 Division St S.
8:00-11:00 pm – Live Music with Dan Ferstenou at Tanzenwald Brewing, 103 Water St. N.
8:00-10:00 pm – Live Music with Nostalgic at the Contented Cow
8:00-11:00 pm – Live Music with Julyda at the Tavern Lounge, 212 Division St.
8:30-11:30 pm – Live Music with Bruce Burniece at Froggy Bottoms PADio, 307 Water St

First Friday Art Night December 7th Lineup

First Friday Art Night is Friday, Dec. 7th…start planning your evening now!

5:00-7:00 pm Book Signing at the Northfield Arts Guild lobby, 304 Division Street. Authors Denny & Karen Vinar will be signing copies of their book How Did You Find Me…After All These Years?

5:00-9:00 pm Meet the Artists Reception in the Northfield Arts Guild Main Gallery featuring 24 artisans of the Fine Craft Collective

5:00-9:00 pm Grow with the Guild Exhibition in the Northfield Arts Guild Up Gallery featuring artwork created by adult and youth students who have recently taken a Guild class

7:00-8:00 pm North Star Winds Concert  in the Northfield Arts Guild upstairs studio. One of the Twin Cities’ newest chamber ensembles, North Star is a classical wind octet, consisting of two oboes, two clarinets, two horns, and two bassoons. The group performs repertoire spanning from Mozart to Bernstein while enthusiastically embracing contemporary composers.

6:30-8:00 pm Christmas Ballroom Dance class – Rumba, Swing and Viennese Waltz with Brian Sostek at Northfield Dance Academy 640 Water Street S. Pre-registered before Nov 30th $40 per couple/$20 for singles. At the door $45 per couple/$25 for singles. Email northfielddance@gmail.com to register

7:00-8:30 pm New Moon Yoga and Intention Setting Class at Prema Yoga Studio 220 Division St. S. $25 Dress in comfy clothes and bring a journal, pen and mat.

7:00-10:00 pm: Live Music with The JC Sanford Trio at Imminent Brewing – 519 Division St S. Trombonist/composer and Northfield High School graduate JC Sanford returned to his hometown in 2016 after spending over twenty years in Boston and New York City. JC will be joined by Kameron Markworth on bass & Phil Hey on drums.

7:00-8:00 pm ArtMakers Presents: Just So Stories at HotSpot Music/ArtMakers Studio 801 Division St. S. A Rudyard Kipling family Christmas featuring classic tales with original music, puppetry and magic!

8:30-11:30 pm Trailer Trash Presents THE TRASHY LITTLE XMAS SHOW at The Grand Event Center – 316 Washington St. Doors open at 7:00 pm. Music 8:30~11:30 pm. $15 Advance Tickets / $20 at the Door.

8:00-11:00 pm Live Music with Daniel Kase at Tanzenwald Brewing – 103 Water St. N.

8:00-11:00 pm Live Music with Ben Aaron at the Tavern Lounge – 212 Division St. Original folk, blues and Americana songs

8:30-11:30 pm Live Music with Carey Langer at the Froggy Bottoms PADio – 307 Water St

7:30pm Theater Performance – A Christmas Story opening night at the Northfield Arts Guild Theater, 411 Third Street West. Tickets available online $17.00 adults, $12.00 seniors/students