Annual Events

No Pie Charts! Only Pies!

Annual Spring Membership Meeting

Late April- 2013 Date TBD

Minnehaha Academy North Campus
3100 W River Parkway

Join the Longfellow Community Council for our Annual Membership Meeting and board elections! Bring a pie to share, get updates on what is happening in Longfellow, learn about local organizations at our resource fair and elect board members you believe in!

Receive one ticket for each non-perishable food item you bring for the Minnehaha Food Shelf. Tickets will be entered in a drawing to win great things like Growlers from Harriet Brewing, movie passes, a gift certificate to Glaciers Café and more! Limit of ten tickets per person, but please bring as much as you are able to donate.

Here are 7 Simple Things you can do to promote the No Pie Charts! Only Pies Meeting!

  1. SHARE information about our event on your twitter and facebook page.
  2. INVITE a friend or neighbor to come with you.
  3. FLYER your block or leave flyers at local businesses. Flyers are attached or you can pick some up at the office.
  4. EMAIL event information to fellow residents or make meeting information part of your email signature up until the meeting.
  5. ENCOURAGE someone you know to run for the board. Know someone who is interested in their community and would make a great leader? Perfect!
  6. OFFER someone a ride. Mobility can often limit people from being as active they would like to be. Help change that in your own community.
  7. ORGANIZE your neighbors. Go on a group bike ride to the event! Bake pies together! Have a pre-meeting barbeque! Hold a food drive for the meeting!

SPECIAL OFFER: Email Jessica (jessica@longfellow.org) with what you are going to do to promote our Annual Meeting and receive a bonus ticket for our drawing at the meeting. Prizes include movie passes to Trylon and Riverview Theater, a gift certificate to Glacier’s Café, a Chinook Book (Blue Sky Guide) Prize Pack, framed photos and jewelry made by Longfellow artists, growlers from Harriet Brewing and more.

For more information, contact Jessica Buchberger at jessica@longfellow.org or (612) 722-4529 x2.

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The Best Meeting Ever

Annual Fall Membership Meeting

Tuesday October 22nd, 2013 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Minnehaha Academy – North Campus
3100 West River Parkway

Could 2013 be the year for the best Best Meeting Ever? Join us and find out!

Join us for a free delicious community meal provided by restaurants throughout the area including Mosaic Cafe, Longfellow Grill, Midori’s Floating World Cafe and more! Enjoy our resource fair featuring local social service and non-profit organizations in the area. Don’t forget to bring non-perishable food items for the Minnehaha Food Shelf and you could win amazing prizes in our drawing (1 ticket per item, with a limit of 10 tickets but bring more if you can!).

We need your help to spread the word! Share the event on your Facebook wall! Email friends and family! Tweet about it! It is a great opportunity to get to know your neighbors and meet staff from the Longfellow Community Council!

We also REALLY need volunteers to help with setting up and picking up a meal from one of the many restaurants that will be donating. Can you help LCC out for an extra half hour of your time the night of the meeting? Email jessica@longfellow.org if you are interested in helping out!

Free childcare is available.

For more information, contact Jessica Buchberger at jessica@longfellow.org.

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Longfellow Annual Corn Feed

Save the Date!

Thursday, August 4, 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Longfellow Park
3435 – 36th Avenue South

Mark your calendars everyone! Longfellow’s great summer celebration, the Longfellow Corn Feed, will be on Thursday, August 4th from 5:30 – 8:00 pm in Longfellow Park. Featuring music, activities for kids such as a moonwalk and face painting, community business and resource fair, a health fair, roasted corn and more!

  • Hot & Fresh Roasted Sweet Corn
  • FUN for the entire family!
  • LIVE Music
  • Community Business Resource Fair with Informational Booths
  • Restoration Youth & Family Center’s Health Fair
  • Youth Activity Fee – $5 UNLIMITED Wristband
  • Hair & Face Painting
  • Spray Tattoo Artist
  • Moonwalk, Ballpit, Giant Slide, & Obstacle Course
  • Download the Flyer for the event (PDF)

Registration Letter and Form

For more information, contact Jessica Buchberger at jessica@longfellow.org.

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