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Target sponsors free art events

MINNEAPOLIS Target announced that it is partnering with more than 80 cultural and art institutions in 30 cities throughout the country to launch the Target Arts & Wonder Free Family Event. From July 16 to 18 museums, galleries and other institutions from coast to coast will offer friends and families the opportunity to explore and learn about art together in an engaging and playful atmosphere – for free, the company reported.

"At Target, we believe that the arts have the power to engage and enrich our children's academic achievement, both inside and outside of the classroom setting," said Laysha Ward, president, Community Relations, Target. "Together with our partners, Target Arts & Wonder Free Family Event will further promote the integral role of the arts in shaping our children's academic success and everyday lives."

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