ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul’s Como Conservatory celebrates its centennial this weekend with music, poetry and wedding vow renewals.
The Marjorie McNeely Conservatory opened for the first time on Nov. 7, 1915.READ MORE: Family, Friends, Community Lay Daunte Wright To Rest
Over the last 100 years, the conservatory has been a popular spot for weddings. The conservatory is inviting all couples — whether they were married there or not — to a special vow renewal ceremony Saturday at 10 a.m. A retired judge will preside over couples wishing to renew their vows.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Masks No Longer Required For Student-Athletes Competing In Outdoor Sports, Practices
A free “Music Under Glass” concert will be held Saturday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. On Sunday, the conservatory will open two hours early, at 8 a.m., so photographers can take pictures of the gardens.
A poetry reading will be held Sunday from 2-3 p.m. Anniversary cake will be served all weekend.MORE NEWS: COVID In MN: Regular Testing At Schools Urged During Increased Community Spread; MDH Reports Nearly 2,000 New Cases
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