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April 17, 2014
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Design a reusable bag, win a scholarship
Posted 3/29/2014
Hennepin and Anoka County high school students are invited to use their creativity to show what the Minneapolis Farmers Market, and this year’s theme, "Grow Your Own Way," means to them by creating a design to be used on reusable shopping bags. The student with the winning design will receive a $1,000 scholarship. In addition, his or her artwork will be showcased on thousands of reusable canvas bags distributed to Minneapolis Farmers Market shoppers throughout the season. Two runners-up will each receive a $500 scholarship. Entries must be submitted by Friday, April 18.
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Preserving Sacred Spaces, April 28
Posted 3/29/2014
Local resident Susan Mundale will discuss Twin Cities churches noted for their architectural and historical significance, and how they have changed over the years, Monday, April 28, 6:30 p.m., at St. Anthony Village Library, 2941 Pentagon Drive, in the St. Anthony Village Shops.
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Minneapolis Earth Day Clean Up, April 26
Posted 3/29/2014
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St. Anthony Village High School Band Pops Concert, April 25 & 26
Posted 3/29/2014
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Taste of Lebanon at St. Maron
Posted 3/29/2014
Annual authentic Lebanese dinner at St. Maron Catholic Church, 602 University Ave. NE, on Sunday, April 27, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. For more information, call 612-379-2758 or visit www.stmaron.com.
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Introduction to Business Networking
Posted 3/29/2014
Learn the basics of business networking and how to grow your businesses through word-of-mouth referrals Thursday, April 24, 8-10 a.m., at The Nordeast Eatery, 2100 Summer St. NE. All professions are welcome; refreshments provided. Bring 100 business cards to pass to other business professionals. There is no charge for this event. More details online at bnimn.com/mn-minnesota-cities-business-alliance.
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Arcana pancake breakfast
Posted 3/29/2014
Arcana Lodge, 920 Lowry Ave. NE, will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser Saturday, April 19, 9 a.m.-noon.
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Clean, Fed and Warm fundraiser, April 30
Posted 3/28/2014
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"Minneapolis Historical" app available
Posted 3/28/2014
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Nimbus presents "Nacirema: Stories of Color"
Posted 3/27/2014
Nimbus Theatre, 1517 Central Ave. NE, presents Nacirema: Stories of Color, an original ensemble-created production, April 5-27. Nacirema (American spelled backwards) takes a look at the complex world of race in 21st Century America. Loosely inspired by George C. Wolfe’s The Colored Museum, and created in workshop by the cast and director, the production is a series of vignettes that asks us to look beyond stereotypes and easy answers to see the depth, beauty, and pain that is a result of America’s diversity. For tickets, call 612-548-1380 or visit nimbustheatre.com.
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Teen Job Fair at Central Library, April 26
Posted 3/24/2014
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Lundstrum Center offers summer camps, classes
Posted 3/24/2014
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Run Camden 5K
Posted 3/23/2014
Sign up for a new road race! The "Run Camden 5K" is to be held on Saturday, May 10, in North Minneapolis to support Webber Camden Neighborhood Organization programming. All ages and abilities are invited to come run (or walk) the 5K route (about 3 miles), starting and ending at Patrick Henry High School. The cost is $20 if you sign up before April 15, and there is a discounted entry fee option for families. There will also be a free Kid’s Run on the Henry track at 10 a.m. Youth will complete two laps on the track, approximately 1/2 mile. More information at www.active.com/minneapolis-mn/running/distance-running-races/run-camden-5k-2014.
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What’s new at The Lab Theater
Posted 3/23/2014
The Lab Theater, 700 N. First St., continues its 2013-14 season with Theater Latte Da’s "Our Town," through April 6, then hosts Collide Theatrical Dance’s production of Romeo & Juliet April 10-20, followed by One Voice Mixed Chorus: InsideOUT! April 24-31. They round up their season May 2-18 with Theater Latte Da’s "NEXT" Find more details and purchase tickets at thelabtheater.org or call 612-333-7977.
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Join a Local Food Resource Hub
Posted 3/23/2014
A Local Food Resource Hub is a community-based network of residents, organizations, and businesses supporting each other to grow, cook, preserve, and compost their own fresh produce. Hubs benefit communities by connecting neighbors and increasing access to healthy food. Residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul can join the Local Food Resource Hubs and select a small, medium, or large garden package- prices vary by size and partial scholarships are available. Gardening Matters orders the seeds and plants in bulk, which allows residents very affordable prices on garden packages. Members pick up their seeds and plants at distribution events held across Minneapolis and St. Paul, which are run by Gardening Matters, Hub members, and countless neighborhood partners and volunteers. Residents can attend a seed distribution event Saturday, April 5, noon-3 p.m., at Christ English Lutheran Church, 3210 Oliver Ave. N. Otherwise, contact Gardening Matters at 612-821-2358, or visit www.gardeningmatters.org/hubs for more information about the program, including a map of the Hub areas and the sign up form. English and Spanish paper forms are available from Gardening Matters and can be downloaded from the website as well.
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Tomorrow: Meeting on Central Avenue closure
Posted 3/21/2014
The Central Avenue Closure Committee will hold meetings for business owners and residents on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 7 p.m., at Diamonds Coffee Shoppe, 16th and Central. There will also be a community meeting with CPED and MNDOT about the Central Avenue closure Wednesday, March 19, 2 p.m. at Nimbus Theatre, 16th and Central, across from Diamonds Coffee Shoppe. Meetings are sponsored by the Northeast CDC. For more information, call 612-627-9366, or email .
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Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
Posted 3/21/2014
The Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival returns to the St. Anthony Main Theatre, 115 SE Main St., April 3-19. Join the more than 40,000 attendees at this premier film event in Minnesota where you can see over 250 international, local, and national feature length and short films from 60+ countries, meet visiting international filmmakers, and attend a host of events, parties, and panel discussions. Visit mspfilmsociety.org for more information.
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