Posts Categorized: Volunteer Opportunities

Message from the President of LCC

President’s Message Eric Day, President of the Board The start of the Minnesota State Fair means two things: 1) You can eat anything imaginable fried on a stick, and 2) It’s back to school. I hope you all had a great summer and created lots of great memories, not only at the lakes and cabins,… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up August 28- September 4

Friday August 29 Tom, Dick, & Harry live performance and family picnic at Minnehaha Falls Park (4801 South Minnehaha Park Drive), 7pm. This event is free and open to all ages as part of the Movies and Music in the Park series. Je t’aime, Je t’aime screening throughout the weekend at Trylon Microcinema (3258 Minnehaha Avenue). For tickets and showtimes… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up August 15-21

Friday August 15 Powderhorn Park 24 Hour Bike Ride at Powderhorn Park (3400 15th Avenue South) starting at 7pm on August 15th and ending 7pm on August 16th. Anyone who enjoys cycling, watching cycling or just getting together with neighbors is welcome! Find out more here.Transition Longfellow Movie Night at Bethany Lutheran Church (3901 36th Avenue South). Potluck… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up August 8-14

Friday August 8 Mars Attacks screening at Lake Harriet Bandshell (4135 West Lake Harriet Pkwy) as part of the Minneapolis Music and Movies in the Parks series. Movies begin 15 minutes after dusk. For more information visit here. Lost Marbles live performance and family picnic at Minnehaha Falls Park (4801 S Minnehaha Park Drive), 7pm. This event is free… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up July 25-31

Friday July 25 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

MN Reading & Math Corps Seeking Tutors

The Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps are currently recruiting full-time Preschool and Elementary Literacy Tutors and Math Enrichment Tutors for the 2014-15 school year in schools across Minneapolis. Basic eligibility requirements are a high school diploma or GED and US citizenship or permanent residency. Positions are available in several Twin Cities area schools… 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 »

8th Annual Minnehaha Creek Cleanup Day

Now in its eighth year, the annual Minnehaha Creek Cleanup has outgrown its old boundaries and is expanding creek-wide to collect even more trash! This year’s event, on Sunday, June 29, will remain headquartered at Lake Hiawatha Park in Minneapolis, but will also offer satellite locations in St. Louis Park and at the Walker Arts… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up June 6-12

Friday June 6 The French Connection screening at Trylon Microcinema (3258 Minnehaha Ave) as a part of the ‘Gene Hackman in the Seventies’ series. For showtimes and tickets visit here. Saturday June 7 Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson’s Open “Office” Hours at Selam Coffee (3860 Minnehaha Ave), 9:30-10:30am. More information and dates here. Blood Drive with Memorial Blood Centers at Midtown… Read more »

Message from LCC President Eric Day

President’s Message We had a great turnout at our annual General Membership Meeting in April. A big thank you to the LCC Staff and volunteers for putting on such an important event for the community.  It was wonderful to see so many new faces, and inspiring to see so much enthusiasm for our annual board… Read more »

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