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Showing Events between Friday, April 18, 2014 and Sunday, May 18, 2014
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Explore the legacy of Gordon Parks with "One Minneapolis One Read"
Juxtaposition Arts, Mill City Museum, Minneapolis Central Library, North Regional Library, Sumner Library
Columbia Heights Public Schools co-sponsoring American Indian Pow Wow
Saturday, April 26, 1 p.m., Columbia Heights High School
Minneapolis Earth Day Clean Up
Saturday, April 26, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Jazz Noir returns on Jazz88 KBEM
Sunday, April 27, with shows at 5 and 9 p.m.; the 9 p.m. performance will be broadcast live on Jazz 88.5 FM
Open Streets event planned for May 31
Saturday, May 31
Run Camden 5K
Saturday, May 10
Upcoming events at North Regional Library
North Regional Library
Bulletin Board
Application assistance for SNAP and other benefits

Openings on Minneapolis boards and commissions
Applications reviewed beginning April 25.
Play baseball on new turf field at Farview Park
Season begins May 17, Farview Park
Community garden lots available in North Minneapolis

Join a Local Food Resource Hub

Community Connection Jobs Club
Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m., Community United Methodist Church
"Minneapolis Historical" app available

Apply to serve on the Minneapolis Bicycle Advisory Committee
Applications due by Friday, April 25, 4:30 p.m.
Community Baby Shower donations needed
Through the month of April
UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage plan
UCare
Foster providers needed in Hennepin County
1st and 3rd Thursdays, 10 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m.
Need help with home maintenance?
Applications are processed throughout the year.
Learn about zoning, building permits, green initiatives for your home and more
Wednesday, April 30, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
New Webber Park Library meetings
Tuesday, April 15, 6-7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 10, 9:30-11 a.m., Folwell Park
Raingardens and Beyond: Healthy Yards, Clean Water
Workshops start April 15; nearby workshops April 29-June 28, Brooklyn Center Community Center, Columbia Park and Manor, Fridley Community Center, North Regional Library
Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Awards seeks nominations
Nominations due Friday, April 4, 4 p.m.; awards luncheon Thursday, May 15, 11:30 a.m.
Business classes for artists at Northeast Library
Fridays, April 25-May 23, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Northeast Library
Events
Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary
Open daily mid-April through Oct. 15, 7:30 a.m. to 1/2 hour before sunset, Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary
Community forum on incarceration
Thursday, April 24, 6-8 p.m., New Salem Missionary Baptist Church
Family History Fair
Saturday April 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Preserving Sacred Spaces
Monday, April 28, 6:30 p.m., St. Anthony Library
Inside Report on Syria
Sunday, May 4, 6:30 p.m.; Middle East dinner available at 5:30 p.m., Crescent Moon Bakery
Discuss race at Waite Park
Wednesday, May 7, 6:30-8:30 p.m and Wednesday, May 14, 6:30-9 p.m.
Arts
New work by Mark Wojahn at the Gallery 801 Lofts
Feb. 22-June., 801 Washington Lofts (Art at 801)
Permanent Vivian Maier Gallery opens
Gallery opens Friday, March 14; open daily 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Mpls Photo Center
What’s new at the Mpls Photo Center
March 14-April 27; opening reception Friday, March 14, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Mpls Photo Center
MCAD art, tai chi and what it means to be a Northsider
Homewood Studios
Performance Arts
News and opportunities from Workhouse Theatre Company
Beginning Acting class Sept. 30; reading series 2nd Tuesday, 7 p.m.; play submissions accepted through Dec. 15, The Warren
What’s new at The Lab Theater
The Lab Theater
Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
April 3-19, St. Anthony Main Theatre
SPCO presents Thursday evening chamber music series at the Capri
Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m., Capri Theater
Fundraisers
Bowling fundraiser for Heartstrings
Saturday, April 26, 4-8 p.m., Elsie‚Äôs Restaurant, Bar, & Bowling Center
Volunteers and Donations
Call seniors for grocery orders
Calls made days, nights, and weekends.
Rake It spring yard clean-up help needed
Starting mid-April (depending upon the weather).
Foster care information meetings
1st and 3rd Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m.
Teach adults basic reading, writing skills
Info sessions: Wednesday, March 19, 6-7:30 p.m.; Monday, April 7, 10-11:30 a.m.; and Tuesday, April 22, 6-7:30 p.m.
Family Fun
Egg Drop
Saturday, April 19, 10 a.m.-noon, North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
Free Family Fundays
Sundays, 1-3 p.m., North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
Youth Activities
Open Gym for kids at Bryn Mawr
Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. through April, Bryn Mawr Elementary School
Just for Teens
Design a reusable bag, win a scholarship
Entries must be submitted by Friday, April 18
Teen Job Fair at Central Library
Saturday, April 26, noon-3 p.m., Minneapolis Central Library
Senior Scene
55 Alive Four Hour Refresher
Friday, April 18, 1-5 p.m., Audubon Park
Mexico: Rich History, Culture, Music, and Cuisine
Monday, May 5, 1:30-3 p.m., MainStreet Lodge
Church Events
Night of the Stars
Sunday, April 27, 4 p.m., Gethsemane Lutheran Church ELCA
Empowering Our Youth Ministry Family Conference
Aug. 14-16
Classes
Conversation Circles
Fridays through May 30, 10:30 a.m.-noon; no event April 4 or May 23, Sumner Library
Free home improvement workshops
Various evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., April 16-May 29, Lucy Craft Laney at Cleveland Park Community School, Patrick Henry High School
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