Senior Community Services – Senior Outreach and Caregiver Services

A program of Senior Community Services – Senior Outreach & Caregiver Services –  provides support to friends, spouses, and other family members who help an older adult remain at home.  The staff not only assists these caregivers in connecting with needed services and resources for their loved one, but gives support to them as well. …

Capri Theater-Camp Capri/Third Saturdays for Middle School Students-Starts September 19th, 10am – 2pm

Contact: James Scott For immediate release.                                                                        612-643-2024 / jscott@pcyc-mpls.org  THIRD SATURDAYS Camp Capri/Third Saturdays for Middle School Students Begins September 19 After a delightful and successful summer version of Camp Capri, the great fun and good learning continues with Camp Capri/Third Saturdays for middle school students – from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the…

4th Ward Report – August 2015

News and updates from the 4th Ward Office and the City of Minneapolis August 2015 Contact Information Council President Barbara Johnson 350 S. 5th St. City Hall, Room 307 Minneapolis, MN 55415 612.673.2204 barbara.johnson@minneapolismn.gov Jennifer White, Senior Policy Aide jennifer.white@minneapolismn.gov Dawn Snow, Associate dawn.snow@minneapolismn.gov Neighborhoods Cleveland Folwell Jordan Lind-Bohanon McKinley Shingle Creek Victory Webber-Camden Willard…

Webber Natural Swimming Pool is open!

Going swimming this summer?  Try the new  Webber Natural Swimming Pool — it is open!!   It’s open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, 1-7pm through Labor Day. Labor Day will be the last day the pool is open this year.

Grand Opening Celebration – Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) – Stormwater Park and Learning Center – September 19th

GRAND OPENING Come celebrate the opening of our new MWMO Stormwater Park and Learning Center! Join us in celebrating the completion of our new Stormwater Park and Learning Center in Northeast Minneapolis. Take a walk through a transformed landscape that saves, reuses and cleans stormwater. Then, tour our community facility featuring interactive displays and exhibits. When:…

Minneapolis Connects – August 2015

August 2015 NCR and MPD team up to host a Public Safety Career Fair on the city’s North Side On Saturday, July 25th the Neighborhood and Community Relations (NCR) Department co-hosted a Public Safety Career Fair along with the Minneapolis Police Department’s Community Engagement Team. The event was held at University of Minnesota Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC)…

Bike Lanes on Penn Avenue North

Residents of 4th Ward Neighborhoods – This message was received at the office  regarding the current planning for the Penn Corridor Project. It is an update on the progress and in this case specifically related to bike lanes on Penn Avenue.  It will take many years for this Penn Corridor Project to be completed, but…

Truck Extravaganza – Saturday, August 8th -Thank You!!

Thank you to everyone who helped before, during and after Truck Extravaganza, held at Webber Park on  August 8th from 11am to 2pm.  Wonderful crowd, wonderful day! There was lots to see, do and eat (free hot dog lunch and a trip to the Schwan’s truck meant you received a free ice cream sandwich). Everyone enjoyed checking out the trucks,…

Mississippi Messages Calendar – August 2015

Calendar of Events MOUNDS PARK WALK & TALK — RIVER HISTORY & LANDSCAPE REVIVAL Saturday, August 29 — 9:00–10:30 a.m. Indian Mounds Park, Blufftop, St. Paul Known for its stunning vantage point, Indian Mounds Park is a Twin Cities river icon. Join towboat pilot and FMR boardmember Hokan Miller and environmental scientist Mike Nevala for…