Posts Categorized: Volunteer Opportunities

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 »

Weekly Events Round Up May 30 – June 5

Friday May 30 Lawrence of Arabia will be screening throughout the weekend at Trylon Microcinema (3258 Minnehaha Ave) for the Alec Guiness Centennial. Find showtimes and other movies here. Pratt Ice Cream Social at Pratt Community School (66 Malcolm Ave SE). This fundraiser for the elementary school in Prospect Park is the one day a year the Witch’s Hat… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up May 23-29

Friday May 23 Tunes of Glory will be screening throughout the weekend at Trylon Microcinema for the Alec Guiness Centennial. Find showtimes and other movies here.   Saturday May 24 Ward 12 Council Member Andrew Johnson’s Open “Office” Hours at Nokomis Beach Coffee (4956 28th Ave S.), 9:30-10:30am. More information and dates here. 6th Annual Memory Lanes Block Party (2520 26th Ave… Read more »

Save the Date: Corn Feed 2014

The 44th Annual Longfellow Corn Feed will be Thursday, August 14th at Longfellow Park (3435 36th Ave S)! This year will have all the staples of the Corn Feed–live music, a resource fair featuring local businesses and organizations, ice cream, games, activities, and (of course!) roasted corn. Please join us for a summer evening with plenty of… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up May 16-22

Friday May 16 Minneapolis Police Department 3rd Precinct Open House (3000 Minnehaha Ave) 11am-2pm. Visit the Precinct for information from officers and meet the specialty teams that keep the Greater Longfellow Neighborhood safe. For more information visit here. Transition Longfellow Movie Night at Bethany Lutheran Church (3901 36th Ave S). Potluck begins at 6:30pm, screening of Sick Around the World begins at 7:15pm…. Read more »

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