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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. and Monday, Nov. 3, noon-7 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
Mississippi River Heritage Day
Saturday, Sept. 13, 1-4:30 p.m., North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
POP UP TV: Fort Night @ MTN
Thursday, Sept. 18, 6-9 p.m., MTN (Minneapolis Television Network)
Book sale at Northeast Library
Saturday, Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Northeast Library
Northeast LibraryThe sale features a large selection of adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction books in hardcover and paperback.
Sierra club bike tour of Minneapolis
Saturday, Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ukrainian Heritage Festival
Sunday, Sept. 21, noon-5 p.m., Ukrainian Event Center / 301 on Main
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
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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

Free home energy visits for Hawthorne residents

UCare for Seniors and Medicare 101
UCare
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
Date night at Silverwood
1st Friday, 6-9 p.m., Silverwood Park
Budo Martial Arts open house for adults and teens
Saturday, Sept. 6, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; self-defense workshop 1-3 p.m., Budo Martial Arts
MSP Music Expo
Sunday, Sept. 14, 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.
Author talk: Penny Petersen on "Minneapolis Madams"
Friday, Sept. 19, 7 p.m., Northeast Bank
Free community picnics at McKenna Park
Sundays, May 18, June 15, July 20, Aug. 17, and Sept. 21, noon-2 p.m.
Audubon Farmers Market
Thursdays, June 19-Sept. 25, 4-7 p.m., Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church
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
Actors & Spectators
Sept. 13-Oct. 25; reception Saturday, Sept. 27, 7-10 p.m., Northrup King Building
Photography exhibit at 2001 A Space
Sept. 19-28; opening reception Friday, Sept. 19, 6-10 p.m., 2001 A Space
Performance Arts
Comedy Nyte at Nye’s
Thursday, 8:30 p.m., Nye’s Polonaise Room
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

Brighten a senior’s day
Family Fun
Family reading games at St. Anthony Library
St. Anthony Library
Family Clay for Grandparent and Child
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 10-11:30 a.m. or 5:30–7 p.m., Silverwood Park
Free Family Fundays
Sundays, 1-3 p.m., North Mississippi Regional Park, Kroening Interpretive Center
St. Anthony/NE MOMS Club
Wednesdays, Sept. 24 and Oct. 29, 10 a.m., Faith United Methodist Church
Youth Activities
Magic and puppets at Heights Library
Columbia Heights Public Library
Youth tennis, wrestling and fall sports

Cub Scout Pack 5418 pack meeting, sign up night
Meeting Friday, Sept. 5, 6:30 p.m.; sign up event Thursday, Sept. 18, 7-8 p.m.
Anoka County 4-H
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 6:30-8 p.m.
Senior Scene
Traveling: A Journey to Self-discovery
Monday, Sept 8, 1:30-3 p.m., MainStreet Lodge
Senior Surf Days at local libraries
Northeast Library, St. Anthony Library
Reunions
Edison Class of 1948 reunion
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 12:30 p.m., Jax Cafe
Church Events
Communion at Legacy
Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Legacy of St. Anthony
Fall Festival at All Saints Church
Sunday, Sept. 7, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Mass at 10 a.m., All Saints Catholic Church
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
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
Sheridan Neighborhood Organization
4th Monday, 7 p.m., East Side Neighborhood Services
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
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.
Let’s Sleep On It
Tuesday, Sept. 9, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Shift Fitness & Massage
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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