Posts Categorized: Meetings

Weekly Events Round Up 3/14-3/20 (Pi Day Edition!)

Happy Pi Day! Today is March 14, 2014, which makes it Pi Day in the United States. Find out more about Pi and Pi Day here. Now is also the time to start planning on what pie you’ll bring to the Annual No Pie Charts! Only Pies! Meeting and Pie Potluck on Tuesday, April 22nd at… Read more »

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 crime over the… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 3/7-3/13

Friday March 7 Friday Fish Dinners at Saint Albert the Great Catholic Church (2836 33rd Ave S) begin March 7 and go 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… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 2.28-3.6

Friday February 28 POONIES performance at Patrick’s Cabaret (3010 Minnehaha Ave S) 8pm. After last year’s sold-out performances of POONIES at PATRICK’S CABARET, Minneapolis-based choreographer April Sellers returns with a new crop of performance artists. Joined this year by co-curator, Rebecca Kling, the performances will showcase the whole spectrum of LGBTQ lives through theatre, dance, performance… Read more »

Annual Board Elections: LCC has open board seats – join us!

Spring is on the way (no really….it is!) and in about 8 weeks LCC will be electing its Board of Directors for the 2014-2015 term. Elections will be held during the April 22nd General Membership meeting (see details on this page). If you have ever considered participating in the neighborhood as a board member, now… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 2/21-2/27

Friday February 21  Powerful Conversations with Transition Longfellow and Minneapolis Energy Options. This open discussion will cover topics including where our energy comes from, how energy is produced, distributed, and managed in our state, major changes in the energy industry and more. This event will take the place of the usual Transition Longfellow Movie Night, but… Read more »

Powerful Conversations Discussion 2/21/14

Powerful Conversations Energy is critical to how our community functions. If a pipeline leaks or a gas line explodes, people across many states feel the cold. When power plants send pollution into the air, thousands in nearby communities suffer heart and lung problems.  Recent research done at the University of Minnesota shows that a significant… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 2/14-2/20

Friday February 14th Special Valentine’s Day Weekend at Junket: Tossed and Found (4047 Minnehaha Ave) Find new treasures in old things. More information here. Community Dinner at Minnehaha Free Space (3747 Minnehaha Ave) 5-8pm. A free meal will be prepared. Feel free to contribute a dish, bring an instrument, or just bring yourself. Saturday February 15 3-session Garden Design Workshop hosted… Read more »

3 Session Garden Design Workshop

Get a head start on the growing season by attending a free, 3-session garden planning workshop led by Willie Gregg, a Longfellow resident educated in sustainable landscape planning and design. There will be an emphasis on food production, but it’s also open to those looking to create an oasis for pollinators or incorporating social spaces…. Read more »

Restorative Justice Training Sessions

Restorative Justice 101: Training for Practice in Everyday Life The RJ 101 Training 100% of RJ 101 Training graduates rated this training as “Very Good” and “Excellent.” 100% increased their understanding and knowledge of Restorative Justice and how to apply it to everyday life. 100% indicated they would recommend this training to others. “I plan… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up 2/7-2/13

Saturday February 8 Lake Hiawatha Heartwarmer Winter Carnival,12pm-3pm at Lake Hiawatha. The event offers horse drawn hay rides, games and prizes, face painting, arts and crafts, live music, food, hot drinks, ice skating and more. Find out more, including where to park, here. Council Representative Andrew Johnson (Ward 12) open office hours at Turtle Bread (4205 E… Read more »

LCC Events in 2014

Longfellow Community Council 2014 Schedule All event days and locations are subject to change! Tuesday April 22nd, 2014 No Pie Charts Only Pies! Minnehaha Academy Tuesday June 24, 2014 Summer Celebration Party Fireroast Cafe (3800 37th Ave S) Thursday August 7, 2014 Longfellow Corn Feed Longfellow Park Tuesday October 21, 2014 The Best Meeting EVER!… Read more »

Powerful Conversations: A discussion about our energy

Energy is critical to how our community functions. If a pipeline leaks or a gas line explodes, people across many states feel the cold. When power plants send pollution into the air, thousands in nearby communities suffer heart and lung problems. Recent research done at the University of Minnesota shows that a significant number of… Read more »

Healthy Pancake Breakfast, January 11th!

  Saturday January 11th 9-11am at Bethany Lutheran Church (3900 36th Ave S). Join Transition Longfellow for delicious, healthy food, big ideas, 2014 activities, live music, a silent auction and a chance to make friends and build community. $5 suggested donation to cover costs.