Posts Categorized: Events

Tastefully Transitioning: A Day of Food Skills Shares

Transition Longfellow is a group that provides information, connections, support and encouragement to people who are ready to move from energy dependence to independence or inter-dependence, from food system insecurity to local food security, from an economic system that takes wealth out of the community to one that builds local assets and employs local people.  On… Read more »

Collaborative Poetry at the Little Poetry Library

The Coffee House Press In the Stacks program is bringing poet-in-residence Éireann Lorsung to the Little Poetry Library at 39th and Lake. Lorsung will spend several summer days at Blue Moon Cafe, using the library’s collection and interacting with passersby to create a collaborative book of hours. Visitors can meet and write with Lorsung at… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up July 18-24

Friday July 18 Trylon Microcinema 5th Anniversary Silent Film Festival continues this weekend. Visit here for a list of films and showtimes. Family Story Time at East Lake Library (2727 E Lake Street), 10:15-11:45am. For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories,… Read more »

Share the River Gorge Ice Cream Social only 2 weeks away!

It’s almost time for the 10th Annual Share the River Gorge Ice Cream Social and Canoe Paddle! Join us on Tuesday, July 29th from 6-8pm at West River Parkway & 35th Street for tours of the Oak Savanna Restoration Area, frozen treats donated by East Lake Dairy Queen, and guided canoe rides from NPS and… Read more »

Community Engagement Forums

  Dear neighborhood leaders, The City of Minneapolis’ Neighborhood and Community Relations Department is excited to invite you to participate in an upcoming discussion about equitable community engagement for all of Minneapolis. Please join City leaders from the Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission (NCEC) and the Health, Environment, and Community Engagement (HECE) Committee for a… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up July 11-17

Friday July 11 Trylon Microcinema 5th Anniversary Silent Film Festival continues this weekend. Visit here for a list of films and showtimes. Adult Book Club at East Lake Library (2727 East Lake Street), 10:30-11:30am. The July book pick is How Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn. The book discussion for August isAnimal Farm by George Orwell. Family Story Time at East Lake Library (2727… Read more »

Rain Garden Workshops!

Raingardens are beautiful landscaping features that protect water quality and provide habitat for pollinators.  They create native habitat and allow stormwater runoff to filter through the soil instead of flowing into storm drains and directly into our lakes and rivers.  In 2014, the Longfellow Community Council (LCC) is partnering with Metro Blooms to educate property… Read more »

TONIGHT! Free Information Session on Immigration Laws!

Free Information Session on Immigration Laws US immigration laws are complex and misinformation is everywhere. To help our South Minneapolis residents navigate this complicated system, eleven neighborhoods have joined together to offer a free information session. Monica Nevin, Powderhorn resident and immigration attorney at Nevin Law Office, LLC will explain the basics of immigration law,… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up July 7-10

Monday July 7 Jackie Chan Adventures begins screening at the Trylon Microcinema (3258 Minnehaha Ave) on Mondays and Tuesdays in July. For showtimes and tickets visit here. Gravity screening at Creekview Park (5001 Humboldt Avenue N) as part of the Minneapolis Music and Movies in the Parks series. Movies begin 15 minutes after dusk. For more information visit here. Tuesday July… Read more »

Public Information Meeting

Public meeting regarding the Verizon Wireless Monopole (cell tower) Construction at Minnehaha Academy DATE: Tuesday July 8th TIME: 7:00 – 8:30pm LOCATION: Minnehaha Academy South Campus Chapel 4200 West River Parkway This meeting is sponsored by the Longfellow Community Council (LCC) to inform the residents of Greater Longfellow of Verizon Wireless’ plans to construct a… Read more »

Weekly Round Up June 27 – July 3

Friday June 27 Family Story Time at East Lake Library (2727 E Lake St), 10:15-10:45am. For children of all ages and their parent or caregiver. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement.Baby Story Time at East Lake Library (2727 E Lake St) 11:15-11:45am. For… Read more »

Hennepin County Summer Reading Events

Summer Learning Is In Full Swing at Hennepin County Libraries Hennepin County libraries are celebrating with fun, educational events all summer long. Bookawocky, the Library’s summer reading program, runs through Saturday, August 16, with hundreds of reading, art, science and other events at all 41 Hennepin County libraries and online at www.hclib.org/summerreading. Last year, more than… Read more »

Notice of a Public Hearing

  NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING   RE: 4901 Minnehaha Avenue   Miller Dunwiddie Architecture has applied for a Certificate of Appropriateness on behalf of the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board for the renovation of the Minnehaha Refectory (Pavilion) and associated improvements to the surrounding site located at 4901 Minnehaha Avenue within the Minnehaha Historic… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up June 20-26

Friday June 20 Greater Longfellow Garage Sale Days! Friday June 20 and Saturday June 21 across all 4 neighborhoods that make up Greater Longfellow from 9am-3pm. Print a map here!Senior Surf at the East Lake Library (2727 E Lake St), 9:30-11:30am. Learn computer basics, how to navigate and search the Internet and how to access websites of interest to… Read more »

Garden Evaluators and Nominees Needed!

Metro Blooms Needs Garden Nominations & Evaluators! No Green Thumb Necessary! If you are a gardener, or even if you just enjoy viewing beautiful gardens, Metro Blooms has two fun opportunities available for you!  Since 2002, Metro Blooms’ mission has been to promote and celebrate gardening, to beautify our communities and help heal and protect… Read more »

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