Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden Opens April 1

Bloodroot The Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary opens for the season onWednesday, April 1, 2015. Staff and volunteers are happy to assist garden visitors in their exploration of this treasured and historic native plant garden. The Wildflower Garden is open from 7:30 a.m. until one hour before sunset, seven days a week through October 15. After…

Make art. See art. Show Art/Teens at Intermedia Arts

  Make Art. SUMMER ARTS INSTITUTES FOR TEENS July 14-30 | 9:30AM – 4PM | Grades 7-12 Register by May 29! Experience three weeks of in-depth, hands-on art making in graffiti, hip-hop, and filmmakingwith renowned local artists. More Info | Register PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE SELF-PORTRAIT May 7-28 | Thursdays | 4-6:30PM Register by April 23!…

Notice: CenterPoint Energy to Upgrade Natural Gas Pipelines in your neighborhood late March 2015. WORK BEGINS SOON!

NOTICE: CenterPoint Energy to Upgrade Natural Gas Pipelines in your neighborhood late March 2015. Text-to-subscribe for updates regarding this construction project by sending CNP 36AVEN to GOV311 (468311). WORK BEGINS SOON! In preparation for a city of Minneapolis paving project, CenterPoint Energy will be installing approximately ½ mile of natural gas distribution pipe and replacing…

Minneapolis Animal Care and Control Updates

March 2015 NEW Dog Run Construction Project After two years of fundraising, Minneapolis Animal Care & Control is pleased to announce that our capitol campaign is almost complete for two outdoor exercise areas for the dogs in our care. We are proud to report that no city property tax dollars were used in this project; only donations…

Minneapolis Parks Spring & Summer Guide Now Available

Looking for fun-filled activities for you and your family this spring and summer? The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s four-page Spring and Summer Park Highlights guide is loaded with fun facts and activity ideas that we hope will inspire you to explore the parks and discover all the great events and activities offered this spring…

Northside’s Got Talent at North Regional Library – April 18th

It’s that time of year again—the 3rd annual “Northside’s Got Talent” showcase is just around the corner. Join us for the North Regional Library Talent Showcase featuring host, Fancy Ray McCloney. The talent show will be held on Saturday, April 18th at 2pm, at North Regional Library (1315 Lowry Ave N). Let your star power shine!…

News from the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office – March 2015

Youth violence prevention week National Youth Violence Prevention week kicks off March 23. The city of Minneapolis with the Minneapolis School District and the Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board organized events for the five days.  The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office works with both the school district and the coordinating board. The county attorney’s office, too, has a long history…

2015 State of the City Invitation

PLEASE JOIN MAYOR BETSY HODGES FOR HER 2015 STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2015 12:00 P.M. AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE 2600 PARK AVENUE SOUTH MINNEAPOLIS, MN EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Following the address, we invite you to join us for light refreshments. The American Swedish Institute, one of Minneapolis’ most vibrant…