Block Club Leader Barbecue and National Night Out Planning
Wednesday July 13 6 – 8 p.m.
Corcoran Park 3334 20th Ave S Minneapolis MN 55407
Not only for block club leaders, this event is for any Corcoran resident to meet neighbors, share ideas about getting to know the people on your block and preventing crime, and planning National Night Out events. In attendance will be Prevention Specialist Karen Notsch, other block leaders, CNO staff and board members, and Minneapolis Council Member Gary Schiff.
Open House and Community Painting Days for Public Art Project at Seward Market
Open House Wednesday July 13 5 – 8:30 pm
Learn more about the project and get a sneak peek at the final design.
ArtiCulture 2613 E Franklin Minneapolis MN 55406
Community Painting Days at Seward Market 2619 Franklin Ave Minneapolis MN 55406
Wednesdays July 13 and July 20 5 – 8:30 pm and Saturday July 16 3 – 7 p.m.
Learn more about this project at Seward Market Community Mural .
Art Out of the Box: Samurai Style
Thursday July 14 2 – 3 p.m.
Roosevelt Library 4026 28th Ave S Minneapolis MN 55406
For children entering grades 2 – 5. Register online at or call 612-543-6700.
See what the noble warriors of Japan wore and be dazzled by details found in authentic samurai armor at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Get a taste of samurai fashion in an art workshop inspired by ancient Japanese armor. The Art Out of the Box program is a collaboration between Hennepin County Library and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA). Teen Art Educators lead programs for children based on pieces of art from the museum’s collections.
South of Lake Farmer’s Market Opening Day
Thursday July 14 4 – 7 p.m., and weekly until September 8
Calvary Lutheran Church, 3901 Chicago Ave S Minneapolis MN 55407
Saturday July 16 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
PPNA Office 821 E 35th Street Minneapolis MN 55407
This event is part of Community Gatherings hosted by Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association on the 3rd Saturday of every month.
Showing this Week in a Park Near You: Movies in the Parks
Put on some bug spray and head outdoors to catch a movie. Minneapolis Park and Recreation has a full summer schedule with movies 6 nights a week across the city. Movies start 15 minutes after sundown. See a full calendar of movies and music in Minneapolis parks.
Despicable Me Brackett Park Saturday July 16
50 First Dates Minnehaha Park Saturday July 16
Monsters vs. Aliens Phelps Park Monday July 18
Showing this Week in a Park Near You: Live Theatre in Powderhorn Park
Theater troupe The Strange Capers perform William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night in the Park actually in the park. Saturdays and Sundays through July, 2:00 p.m. The performance is free; donations encouraged.
Saturday July 16 Doors open at 6 p.m. Performance at 7 p.m.
Wing Young Huie Photography Gallery
Studio B, 3730 Chicago Ave S Minneapolis MN 55407
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