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Weekly Events Round Up October 24-30

General Information Eat Lake Street runs October 1-December 1, 2014. Dine at participating restaurants and spend at least $50 to receive a free t-shirt. Spend at least $100 to be entered to win a prize pack worth $250. For full details, rules and participating locations visit here.Choose To Reuse Coupon Program runs through October 31st. Download the coupons… Read more »

Street Sweeping Begins

Fall is here, and that means crews are preparing to sweep streets across Minneapolis. Drivers will need to park out of their way so they can do a thorough job cleaning our roadways. Minneapolis Public Works will begin the big task of curb-to-curb sweeping and leaf collection on streets throughout the city on Tuesday, Oct…. Read more »

Centerpoint Construction in Howe

A high profile construction project by CenterPoint Energy will be start at the beginning of November in the Howe neighborhood/Longfellow Community of Minneapolis. They will be replacing roughly 200 feet of natural gas distribution pipe along 35th Street E., from Hiawatha Avenue To Dight Avenue. The reason they are deeming this a high profile project… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up October 17-23

General Information  The Best Meeting Ever is Tuesday October 21 at Minnehaha Academy (3100 West River Parkway). The Resource Fair runs from 5-6pm and the meeting from 6-8pm. Join your neighbors for this annual favorite filled with businesses and organizations from the Greater Longfellow neighborhood, a feast provided by local restaurants and an update on the projects and programs… Read more »

JoAnna Lund in Accident

Our Community Engagement Coordinator JoAnna Lund was in a severe accident on Sunday, October 12. She was riding her bike and was struck by a car. She was immediately taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for emergency care and treatment. Her family and friends are updating a Caring Bridge site to keep everyone updated on… Read more »

Block Club Event Postponed

Block Club Leaders Neighborhood Event Postponed Indefinitely The Block Club Leaders Neighborhood Event scheduled for October 28th from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Living Table UCC (4001 38th Avenue S.) has been postponed indefinitely. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Melanie Majors at 612-722-4529 ext. 14 or via email at melanie@longfellow.org

Weekly Events Round Up October 10-16

General Information Eat Lake Street runs October 1-December 1, 2014. Dine at participating restaurants and spend at least $50 for a free t-shirt. Spend at least $100 to be entered to win a prize pack worth $250. For full details, rules and participating locations visit here. The Best Meeting Ever is Tuesday October 21 at Minnehaha Academy (3100… Read more »

Kids Voting USA

This information is from Kids Voting USA, not the Longfellow Community Council. The LCC is simply helping to spread the word.  What: Help kids experience the democratic process at a young age. Answer questions and give instructions to students who are participating in “mock” voting. Where: Minneapolis polling places. Kids Voting will be at 123… Read more »

Tiny Diner Seeking Workshop Proposals

From: The Tiny Diner & Tiny Diner Farm To: Teachers and skill-sharing stewards The Tiny Diner Farm (TDF) is working on solidifying the winter & spring class/workshop schedule for the first half of 2015. Our winter quarter runs from January to March, 2015. Our spring quarter is April & May, 2015. And our heated indoor… Read more »

Hiawatha Board Seat Open

The Longfellow Community Council (LCC) has an open neighborhood Board seat for any interested resident residing in the Hiawatha neighborhood. Joining the LCC Board of Directors is an excellent opportunity to actively participate in the decision-making and leadership of the community. LCC welcomes diversity and encourages people from all walks of life to join our… Read more »

Longfellow Loses Chili Champ

Mike Linzbach, current Treasurer of the LCC Board of Directors has accepted a new position with Delta Airlines and is moving to Atlanta in mid-October.  Mike has been a dedicated volunteer with LCC since he first joined the Board of Directors in 2010. Among Mike’s many skills, he is a strong analyst and detailed manager… Read more »

Message from LCC Board President

President’s Message This time of year always reminds me of why I love living in Longfellow; seeing the changing leaves along the Mississippi, breathing in the crisp fall air on walks in the neighborhood, and enjoying the last of the summer harvest from my plot at the Dowling Community Garden. There’s been a lot of… Read more »

Best Meeting Ever Sponsorship Deadline 10/5

Dear Community Partner, The last day to register as a sponsor for LCC’s Best Meeting Ever is Sunday, October 5th! We are creating and distributing posters next week and would love to have your logo on the materials.  Sponsorship means you are supporting the work of the LCC in the community and making this event bigger and better… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up October 3-9

General Information Eat Lake Street runs October 1-December 1, 2014. Dine at participating restaurants and spend at least $50 for a free t-shirt. Spend at least $100 to be entered to win a prize pack worth $250. For full details, rules and participating locations visit here. Choose To Reuse Coupon Program runs through October 31st. Download the coupons… Read more »

Sign Up for The Best Resource Fair Ever!

Dear Community Partner, The Longfellow Community Meeting Annual Best Meeting Ever! General Membership Meeting is just around the corner. This event will be held from 5-8pm on Tuesday October 21st. This annual neighborhood get together is a favorite of residents and community partners as it features a huge community meal with food donated by Longfellow… Read more »

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