Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden Opened April 1

Bloodroot The Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary opens for the season on Wednesday, 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 Folwell Neighborhood late March 2015. WORK TO BEGIN 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 and 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…

Minneapolis Houses for Heroes – Homebuyer Assistance

Houses for Heroes provides Reservists and National Guard members who are currently deployed in the Global War on Terror, or who have returned from deployment, with up to $20,000 in assistance to purchase a home in Minneapolis. Funds may be used toward the cost of down payment, normal and usual closing costs and for certain…