Posts Categorized: Meetings

Birding Hike Recap

On Saturday, May 10th, a group of Longfellow residents hiked through the Mississippi River Gorge to observe some of the area’s extensive bird population. Led by local bird experts Lee Pfannmuller and David Zumeta, the group logged more than 50 species sightings in just three hours. Below is a list of the species observed on… Read more »

Belated Weekly Events Round-Up 5/9-5/14

Friday May 9 Spring Has Sprung art sale at Laughing Waters Studio (3718 Minnehaha Parkway E.), 10am-5pm. This sale includes the Seventh Annual Laughing Waters Student Art Show and goes Friday-Sunday.Find out more here. Saturday May 10 Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson’s Open “Office” Hours at Riverview Cafe (3753 42nd Ave S.), 9:30-10:30am. More information and dates here. Friends… Read more »

Placemaking Workshop May 6

What do you think of trying to cross Lake Street near the LRT station? What is your experience like walking along Lake Street under the bridge from the Hi-Lake Shopping Center to Target? Join your neighbors in imagining a better walking environment in the Lake Street Station Area. Gil Peñalosa, an international expert in designing city… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up May 2-8

Friday May 2 Minnehaha Wildflower Walk hosted by the LCC River Gorge Committee, 6-7:30pm. Enjoy some of the first blossoms of spring at Minnehaha Park and learn something about the natural history and diversity of this popular park, from Mike, the host of Botanical Wanderings. RSVP to JoAnna to get the location details (joannalund@longfellow.org; (612)-722-4529 x 11).Free… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up April 25-May 1

Friday April 25 Zeke’s Unchained Animal 1 Year Anniversary Party! After a year of being open and with changes on the horizon, the folks at Zeke’s Unchained Animal want to celebrate all weekend long. Check out their new beers on tap and newly renovated bathrooms during their opening hours on Friday April 25 and Saturday April… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up April 18-24

Friday April 18 Transition Longfellow Movie Night: The Economics of Happiness will be screened. Community potluck begins at 6:30pm and the film begins at 7:15pm at Bethany Lutheran Church (3901 36th Ave S). Discussion to follow. Neighborhood Office Hours: Senior Aide to Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson, Ilhan Omar, will be at the LCC office (2727… Read more »

Wednesday 4/16–Home Burglary Prevention Workshop

Home Burglary Prevention Workshop at Hiawatha School Park (4305 42nd St E) 6:30-7:30pm on Wednesday, April 16. Presented by LCC and MPD, Crime Prevention Specialist Shun Tillman will tell us about burglary prevention and ways to reduce the chances of being victimized. All Greater Longfellow Residents are welcome. Contact JoAnna with any questions (joannalund@longfellow.org, 612.722.4529 ext 11.)

Weekly Event Round Up April 11-17

Friday April 11 Last Friday Fish Dinner at Saint Albert the Great Catholic Church (2836 33rd Ave S). Dinner is served from 4:30 to 7:30 pm: fried and baked tilapia, with mashed or hash brown potatoes, meatless spaghetti, coleslaw, rolls, homemade desserts and beverages. Mini-raffles, Bingo from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, cash raffles. This was voted… Read more »

NCEC Elections in June

Representatives of Minneapolis neighborhood and cultural communities sit on the Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission (NCEC) and advise the Mayor and City Council on a wide range of community engagement issues. The NCEC is responsible for developing guidelines for the City’s principal neighborhood funding program, the Community Participation Program. The Commission also works to broaden… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up April 4-10

  Friday April 4 Friday Fish Dinners at Saint Albert the Great Catholic Church (2836 33rd Ave S) are every Friday through April 11. Dinner is served from 4:30 to 7:30 pm: fried and baked tilapia, with mashed or hash brown potatoes, meatless spaghetti, coleslaw, rolls, homemade desserts and beverages. Mini-raffles, Bingo from 5:30 to 7:30… Read more »

Recap of Community Crime Response Meeting

On Monday, March 24, residents gathered to discuss the issue of crime Greater Longfellow.  The discussion was led by a six-member panel, including Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson, Ward 2 Council Member Cam Gordon, and four representatives of the Minneapolis Police Department 3rd Precinct: Inspector Sullivan, Crime Prevention Specialist (CPS) Tillman, Lieutenant Lund, and… Read more »

Chard Your Yard sign up begins April 1st!

Do you love walking past beautiful vegetable gardens decked out with juicy tomatoes and delectable lettuces? Does your dream city include a vegetable garden, fruit trees and nut bushes in every yard? Chard Your Yard is Transition Longfellow’s way of promoting a more sustainable, resilient community one food garden at a time. There are lots of… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 3/28-4/3

Friday March 28 Friday Fish Dinners at Saint Albert the Great Catholic Church (2836 33rd Ave S) are every Friday through April 11. Dinner is served from 4:30 to 7:30 pm: fried and baked tilapia, with mashed or hash brown potatoes, meatless spaghetti, coleslaw, rolls, homemade desserts and beverages. Mini-raffles, Bingo from 5:30 to 7:30 pm,… Read more »

No Pie Charts, Only Pies! Meeting and Pie Potluck

We are about one month away from the Annual No Pie Charts! Only Pie! Meeting and Pie Potluck on Tuesday, April 22nd at the Minnehaha Academy (North Campus, 3100 W River Pkwy). The Resource Fair will be open from 6pm-6:30pm, and the meeting will be 6:30-8:00pm.

Weekly Events Round Up 3/21-3/27

Community Crime Response Meeting On Monday, March 24th, from 6-8pm, the Longfellow Community Council, Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson and Ward 2 Council Member Cam Gordon will be co-hosting a Community Crime Response Meeting at Brackett Park (2728 39th Ave S). As many of you are aware, Greater Longfellow has experienced a sharp increase in… Read more »