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NENA is seeking applicants for the vacant board seat from the Morris Park neighborhood. The Morris Park neighborhood is bordered by 54th Street on the north, Highway 55 on the east, 34th on the west, and the southern boundary of the City of Minneapolis. If you live (homeowner and renters)in the Morris Park neighborhood, you […]
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 […]
Interested in beefing up your home energy knowledge before the winter? Here’s your chance! NENA is hosting a Home Energy 101 workshop. NENA has partnered with the Center for Energy and Environment to bring this workshop to the Nokomis East neighborhood. At the workshop you’ll learn energy-saving tips to make your home more comfortable this […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]