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Showing Events between Tuesday, August 19, 2014 and Friday, September 19, 2014
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Learn about Catholic Eldercare’s new services at RiverVillage open house
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 1-3 p.m., RiverVillage Assisted Living
All NE Community and School BBQ at Edison
Thursday, Aug. 21, 3:30-7:30 p.m., Edison High School
Twin Cities River Rats Water Ski Show
Wednesdays, July 23 and Aug. 6, and Thursdays, July 31, Aug. 14, 21 and 28, 7 p.m.; Military Appreciation Show Tuesday, Aug. 12, 6:30 p.m., Twin Cities River Rats
River RatsThe Twin Cities River Rats are back on the Mississippi providing free family water ski shows that incorporate music, themed skits, actors, announcers and talented skiers doing stunts, jumps, human pyramids, barefooting and doubles.
Meals on Wheels seeks volunteers for basketball fundraiser
Sept. 5-7; volunteers needed now
Book sale at Pierre Bottineau Library
Saturday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; bag sale 1-2 p.m., Pierre Bottineau Library
Pierre Bottineau LibraryThe sale features a large selection of adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction books in hardcover and paperback. Most books are priced at $1 or less.
Book sale at St. Anthony Library
Saturday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Anthony Library
St. Anthony Village LibraryThe sale features a large selection of adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction books in hardcover and paperback. A large selection of books are priced at $1 or less.
Riverwalk at Kroening
Saturday, Sept. 6, 8-9 a.m., North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
Wellness Expo: Boomers & Beyond
Tuesday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-noon, East Side Neighborhood Services
Bulletin Board
Codependents Anonymous
Saturdays, 1-2 p.m., East Side Neighborhood Services
Application assistance for SNAP and other benefits

Join a Local Food Resource Hub

"Minneapolis Historical" app available

Brain fitness games available at the library
Columbia Heights Public Library
UCare for Seniors and Medicare 101
UCare
Are you an older adult looking for work?

Mississippi Minute Film Festival
Submission deadline Sept. 4, 5 p.m.
Free dog training to owners of "power breed" dogs adopted from Minneapolis Animal Care & Control

Domestic violence seminar
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 1-2 p.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m., Northeast Library, Pierre Bottineau Library
Household hazardous waste drop-off events
July 31-Aug 2 at Jenny Lind; Aug 21-23 in NE Minneapolis
Friends of the Northeast Library
Thursdays, June 26, July 24 and Aug. 28, 6:30-8 p.m., Northeast Library
Minneapolis parks photo contest; entries due Sept. 1
Deadline Sept. 1, 2014
12-week GriefShare group at St. Matthew
Wednesdays, Sept. 3-Nov. 19, 6:30-8:30 p.m., St. Matthew Lutheran Church
Citizen Police Academy in St. Anthony
Thursdays, Sept. 4-Oct. 23, 6:30-9 p.m.
Mental illness support group for young adults meets in Dinkytown
Tuesdays, 7:30-9 p.m.
Events
Bingo at Legacy
Fridays, 2-3 p.m., Legacy of St. Anthony
Mill City Farmers Market
Saturdays, May 10-Sept. 27, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Mill City Museum
Art , insects and astronomy at Silverwood
Sunday, Aug. 24, 2-3 p.m. and 5-6 p.m.; Monday, Aug. 25, 7-9 p.m., Silverwood Park
Fraser Academy celebrates 10 years with public open house
Tuesday, Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m., Fraser Academy
Theology at the Pub
Tuesdays, July 22-Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m. social tim, 7 p.m. speaker, Stanley's Bar Room
Date night at Silverwood
1st Friday, 6-9 p.m., Silverwood Park
MSP Music Expo
Sunday, May 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; early admission 8:30 a.m. with $10 fee, Ramada Plaza Hotel, Minneapolis
Tour East Hennepin: Behind the Scenes
Sunday, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.
Audubon Farmers Market
Thursdays, June 19-Sept. 25, 4-7 p.m., Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church
Author talk: Penny Petersen on "Minneapolis Madams"
Friday, Sept. 19, 7 p.m., Northeast Bank
Arts
Permanent Vivian Maier Gallery opens
Gallery opens Friday, March 14; open daily 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Mpls Photo Center
Artisans and crafters wanted for Oct. 4 show

Celebrating 100 years of Cameras and Photography with National Camera
July 18-Aug. 31; opening reception Friday July 18, 6:30-9:30 p.m.; related talk Tuesday July 22, 7-9 p.m., Mpls Photo Center
Performance Arts
Comedy Nyte at Nye’s
Thursday, 8:30 p.m., Nye’s Polonaise Room
New musical "Golden Boys" at the Lab Theater
Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22 and 23, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 24, 2 p.m., The Lab Theater
Outdoor operetta: King Arthur
Saturday, Aug. 23, 4-6 p.m., Northeast United Methodist Church
Free concerts at Nicollet Island, Father Hennepin Bluffs
Mondays and Tuesdays, 7 p.m. (May 26-Aug. 26), Father Hennepin Bluffs, Nicollet Island Park & Pavilion
Mobile Jazz Project brings free jazz concerts all summer long
Various Wednesdays, 3-6 p.m., Folwell Park
Summer concert series at Silverwood Park
Sundays and Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m., June 11, 18, 22, July 2, 13, 23, 27, Aug. 17 and 27, Silverwood Park
Shrek auditions
Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 2 and 3, 6:30 p.m., Edison High School
Join the Northeast Community Band
Thursday, Sept. 4, 7-9 p.m., Edison High School
Wayzata Women’s Chorus seeks singers
Monday evenings, starting Sept. 8, 7:15-9:15 p.m.
Volunteers and Donations
Volunteer grocery shoppers needed

Volunteer handyperson wanted

Minnesota Reading and Math Corps seek tutors
Family Fun
Activities for families at nearby libraries
Columbia Heights Public Library, Northeast Library, Pierre Bottineau Library, St. Anthony Library
Storytime at nearby libraries
Columbia Heights Public Library, Northeast Library, Pierre Bottineau Library, St. Anthony Library
Movies in the Park
Various dates through Aug. 23, Beltrami Park, Creekview Park, Dickman Park, Father Hennepin Bluffs, Harrison Park, Jackson Square Park, Logan Park, Nicollet Island Park & Pavilion, Sheridan Memorial Park, Van Cleve Park, Victory Park
Family reading games at St. Anthony Library
St. Anthony Library
Free Family Fundays
Sundays, 1-3 p.m., North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
St. Anthony/NE MOMS Club
Wednesdays, Aug. 27, Sept. 24 and Oct. 29, 10 a.m., Faith United Methodist Church
Family Clay for Grandparent and Child
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 10-11:30 a.m. or 5:30–7 p.m., Silverwood Park
Youth Activities
Magic and puppets at Heights Library
Columbia Heights Public Library
Youth tennis, wrestling and fall sports

Backyard Bible Club at Elmwood
Wednesdays, July 23-Aug. 27, 6:30-8 p.m., Elmwood Evangelical Free Church
Cub Scout Pack 5418
Sept. 18, 7-8 p.m. and Thursday, Sept. 25, 7-8 p.m.
Senior Scene
Senior Surf Days at local libraries
Northeast Library, St. Anthony Library
Church Events
Communion at Legacy
Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Legacy of St. Anthony
Septemberfest at Holy Cross
Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 13-14, Church of the Holy Cross
Parish Festival at Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Sunday, Sept. 14; Mass at 10 a.m. followed by a procession; dinner noon-4 p.m., Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
Meetings
Sheridan Neighborhood Organization
4th Monday, 7 p.m., East Side Neighborhood Services
Holland Neighborhood Improvement Association
2nd Thursday, 7 p.m.; board meets the 3rd Thursday, 7 p.m., Firefighters Hall and Museum
Windom Park Citizens In Action
3rd Tuesday, 7 p.m., Windom Park
Classes
Power Walking for 50+
Wednesday mornings, June 23-Aug. 28, 8-9 a.m., Logan Park
English classes for adult refugees, immigrants and asylees
Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., ongoing, International Institute of Minnesota
Make your own non-toxic paint
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 7 p.m., Sunny Day Earth Solutions
Train Your Brain
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 10:45 a.m., East Side Neighborhood Services
Walk with a photographer
Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 8-9 a.m., Silverwood Park
Citizens for Sustainability book club
Saturday, Aug. 23, 3-5 p.m., St. Anthony Library
Nutritionist-led grocery store tours
July 21, Aug. 13 and 26
Book discussion group in Heights
Last Wednesday of the month, 10 a.m., Columbia Heights Public Library
Heights Book ClubColumbia Heights Public Library, 820 40th Ave. NE, hosts a monthly book discussion group on the last Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. On July 30, discuss The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.
Free yoga in the park
Sundays, 11 a.m.-noon, through Aug. 31
Gods and Monsters reading group
Group meets monthly, usually the last Sunday of the month, 4-5:30 p.m., Eastside Food Cooperative
Gods and Monsters book clubThe book group meets monthly to discuss books with themes of myth and religion.
Master Gardener: Putting Your Yard and Garden to Bed
Saturday, Sept. 13, 10 a.m.-noon, Northeast Library
Saturday morning Camera Club at Silverwood
2nd Saturday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Silverwood Park
Art for Life: Decoupage Glass Vases
Monday, Sept. 15, 1:30-3 p.m., St. Anthony Library
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