Category: Announcements

Black Hart Winter

Chance to Win Amazing Raffle Prizes at the Fundraiser Party this Thursday

In case you missed it, the annual Winter Fundraiser Party is this Thursday at the Black Hart of Saint Paul. We hope you can come. Just like last year, we’re having a gift raffle and there will be lots of great prizes available. In fact, you can do all your holiday shopping at the […]

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Save the Date! Winter Party and Fundraiser | Dec. 5th

By now you’ve probably seen the event listing on Facebook, but if not, we want to ask you to “Save the Date!” for our annual Winter Fundraiser & Party upcoming on Thursday, December 5th. More details to follow soon — here’s what you need to know meanwhile: What | Annual Winter Party & Fundraiser When | […]

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Top 7 Reasons to Join the Board (You Won’t BELIEVE Number 2!)

I joined the board in 2016 because I liked the articles I’d read, people seemed to like the couple that I’d put out there, and Bill Lindeke (who is kind of a big deal) called me and asked me to join. I didn’t know much about the history of the organization at the time, […]


It’s a Climate Emergency! Join the Board!

I don’t know how I first stumbled across, but I have definite memories of losing hours and hours the first few days as I read article after article and jumped into the comments of new and old posts. And I gradually learned more about its reach and its community as I made new friends […]

Join the Board for Better Places in Minnesota

Do you love reading Are you interested in taking a leadership role in shaping conversations about the future of urbanism in Minnesota? If the answer is yes (and if you’re reading this now, there’s a good chance it is), then has got the opportunity for you! is excited to announce that we […] Board Priorities Survey

Hello! As the end of 2019 draws near, the board is reflecting on our goals for 2019 and looking forward to the work ahead of us in 2020. If you’re interested in offering your feedback on the work we’ve done this year and how we can improve next year, please take a few minutes […]

Flash Summer Membership Drive!

Happy summer, readers! As the Membership Chair for the 2019 Board of Directors, I’m excited to announce that we’re running a flash membership drive as we approach the annual picnic at Boom Island Park this Saturday. (Haven’t heard of it? Click here to learn more.) If you become a member or renew your […]

Reminder: Annual Picnic this Saturday!

We’re post-Fourth, and summer is in full swing.  What better time of year to revel in some merry picnic-making with the crew? A reminder to please join us this Saturday, July 13th at Boom Island Park for our sixth annual Summer Picnic! (If you missed the original invitation complete with fun facts about Boom Island, read […]

You Are Invited to the Summer Picnic on Saturday July 13th

Please save the date for July 13th! We’re having our annual summer picnic at Boom Island Park, on a former Mississippi River island in the shadow of Downtown Minneapolis. Come and meet the community writers, readers, and board members IRL. We’ll have a frisbee. What: a fun summer picnic When: Saturday July 13th, 11:30am […]

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BikeMN’s Annual Meeting Highlights Bike-Friendly People & Programs

The Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota proved the authenticity of its name at the organization’s annual meeting on Saturday, June 8, with a showcase of bike- and pedestrian-friendly initiatives throughout the state that BikeMN is either leading or supporting. From honoring an African-American bicycling club that just celebrated its 20th anniversary in Minneapolis to helping tiny […]