Nokomis East Safety & Crime Prevention Community Meeting (10/3)

In response to recent home, apartment and garage burglaries and motor vehicle thefts, the Nokomis East Neighborhood Association (NENA) is organizing a Safety and Crime Prevention Community Meeting.   Join us to learn more about trends and data, the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) and city strategies, and practical solutions to help reduce the number of crimes […]

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Thank You to Everyone Who Participated in this Year’s Monarch Festival

This year, the festival at beautiful Lake Nokomis, where Monarchs, art and education came together to create a wonderful festival. Our partners for this event, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, U of M  Monarch Lab, US Forestry Department and the Mexican Consulate all did incredible work to make this event once again the biggest and […]

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Monarch Magic Workshops Start This Week!

Free guided nature walks integrated with art-making workshops for the annual Monarch Festival at Lake Nokomis Park. A  free outdoor activity for the whole family! Monarch Magic! is a new, free activity program offered by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, and led by Artist-in-Residence James Everest, with Naturalist Jenny Winkelman and several guest teaching […]

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8th Annual Minneapolis Monarch Festival (9/10)

This year’s Monarch Festival will occur on Saturday, September 10th from 10am to 4pm.  The Festival celebrates the monarch butterfly amazing 2,300 mile migration from Minnesota to Mexico with music, food, dance, hands-on art, native plant sales, and plenty of opportunities to get up close with monarch butterflies, learn about their habitats, and what you […]

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