Archives for March 2008
Kingfield E-Mail Notice
March 18, 2008
- Visit Kingfield’s Living Art On-Line Gallery at http://www.kingfield.org/livingart/, and click on “Living Art Gallery” above the Fischer Grocery Mural image.
- Kingfield Farmers’ Market Seeking 2008 Market Coordinator
- Support the Kingfield Market and Pre-Order Flowers for Mother’s Day now!
- Grand Café Cribbage Tournament, Monday March 24, 6-10 PM
- Learn about Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, Monday March 24, 6-8 PM, 5th Precinct
- Crosstown Project Open House, Tuesday March 25, 6-8 PM, 8 W. 60th Street
- 46th Street ramps close March 19
Living Art – A One-Night Community Art Show & Silent Auction
Saturday March 22
Rau+Barber, 4244 Nicollet Ave. S.
Preview the show at http://www.kingfield.org/livingart/, and click on “Living Art Gallery”, and then order your tickets from the link provided, or pick them up at Anodyne! Advance tickets to Living Art are $10, and the day of the event at the door $20.
Appetizers and desserts artfully crafted by Scott Pampuch of The Corner Table and Theresa Lien of Anodyne are provided. Beverages (including beer and wine, selected by Scott Pampuch, and a non-alcoholic beverage, created by Theresa Lien) will be available at an additional cost.
Proceeds from ‘Living Art’ are split 50/50 between the artists and the Walldogs on Nicollet (www.walldogs.lyndale.org), a project of the Kingfield and Lyndale neighborhood associations.
Show Partners include:
Rau+Barber, Corner Table, Color Wheel Salon, Anodyne, and Leonardo’s Basement
Publicity Sponsors include:
Dunn & Semington (printers), Do-Good Biz (mailhouse), Greenhaven Printers, Johnson Design & Etc., and MackeySzar Design
Event Supporters include:
Ungerman Construction and Nicollet Hardware
The Kingfield Farmers’ Market is seeking a 2008 Farmers’ Market Coordinator. This is a Temporary position with possibility of renewal. Compensation will be hourly and based on experience at an hourly range of $13-$15. This position reports to the KFNA Executive Director.
The Kingfield Farmers’ Market was established in 2001 by the Kingfield Neighborhood Association. The mission of the Market is to provide access to a variety of high quality locally grown foods in a pedestrian friendly environment that fosters community.
The Kingfield Farmers’ Market Coordinator oversees the year around, day-to-day operations of the Kingfield Farmers’ Market in order to serve its vendors, guests, patrons, and volunteers. The regular market season is June – October on Sundays from 9:00am-1:30pm.
Interviews will begin as early as the week of March 17th; this position will remain open until filled. For a full job description please review the attached document, or contact KFNA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612.823.5980.
Kingfield Farmers’ Market & Davidson’s Farm Making Mother’s Day Special
Purchase a selection of the following plants from a local farmer and 40% of the proceeds will go support the Kingfield Farmers’ Market.
Order deadline this Friday!
$5 – Jumbo six-pack : zinnias, cosmos or marigolds
$5 – 4″ tomatoes plants: cherry or grape
$25 – Terracotta mesclum lettuce bowls. A beautiful arrangement of baby lettuce that can be harvested for your own spring salads over and over again.
Order Deadline: Friday, March 21
To Order: Send plant list, quantity and check, to KFNA 3754 Pleasant Ave. S. #101
or pay online at www.kingfield.org and send your order list via email to email@example.com
KFNA will send you a receipt and pick up slip.
Pick Up: Sat., May 9th, 10am -1pm, Frame Ups Gallery, 4325 Nicollet Ave
GRAND CAFÉ CRIBBAGE TOURNAMENT
MONDAY EVENING –MARCH 24, 2008 6:00-10:00
Doubles and Singles Categories
$25.00 entry fee
** Double Elimination with Losers Brackets **
(Includes; Lamb Stew, Vegetarian Stew, Fruit and Cheese Board)
Winners Receive Gift Certificates
$3.00 Beers / $5.00 Wine will be available
Call Grand Café to reserve a spot at 612.822.8260
Learn about CPTED (“The proper design and effective use of the built environment can lead to a reduction in the fear and incidence of crime and an improvement in the quality of life.”)
On Monday March 24, 2008; from 6 to 8 pm (or longer if necessary), at the 5th Precinct, Community Room, I will be holding a CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) discussion. We will talk about how we can design the environment to reduce crime, how we can use lighting to increase (or decrease) our safety, and many other issues. This is open to anyone. If you wish to RSVP please reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
CPS Tom Thompson, Crime Prevention Specialist
Minneapolis Police Department, 5th Precinct
3101 Nicollet Ave S,
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Crosstown Project Public Information Open House
Tuesday, March 25, 2008
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Richfield Lutheran Church
8 W 60th Street, Minneapolis
(intersection of Nicollet Ave and 60th Street)
Construction activities on the Crosstown Project will soon be in full swing again. The public is invited to attend a public information open house to learn about the upcoming construction season. Childcare will be available for children ages one year and older. The event location is handicap accessible. Upon request, reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities or who are in need of a translator will be provided. To request special accommodations or for more information about the event, call the Crosstown Project hotline, 1-866-743-6590, or email, email@example.com.
Ramp from northbound Interstate 35W to 46th Street closes March 19
The exit ramp from northbound Interstate 35W to 46th Street in Minneapolis is scheduled to close at approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday, March 19. The ramp closure is needed for crews to continue retaining wall construction, begin utility work and to prepare for the 46th Street bridge removal, planned for early April. The exit ramp is scheduled to re-open in the fall of 2009.
The exit ramp from southbound I-35W to 46th Street remains open; however, is tentatively scheduled to close on Monday, March 24. The entrance ramps to northbound and southbound I-35W are closed.
Community Notification Meeting
This flyer is being distributed to people living in the area where a
LEVEL III SEX OFFENDER is residing. The Minneapolis Police Department will be hosting a meeting to be held on:
DATE: Tuesday, March 25th, 2008
TIME: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
PLACE: Painter Park And Recreation
620 West 34th Street
Offender: Earl Maurice Petersen
Level 3 Offenders are most likely of all risk groups to re-offend
Areas flyered for this meeting include:
North Boundary: West 31st Street
South Boundary: West 37th Street
East Boundary: Blaisdell Avenue So.
West Boundary: Lyndale Avenue So.
The purpose of this meeting is to provide the Community with information about:
- This particular offender
- The notification process as prescribed by law
- DOC OFFENDER WEBSITE www.doc.state.mn.us
- NEW Non-Compliant State Web-site: www.por.state.mn.us
Sign language interpreters available ¾ Please call in advance: 612-673-2817 Interpreter Services and translated materials are also available.
Attention. If you want help translating this information, call 612-673-3737.
Atención. Si desea recibir asistencia gratuita para traducir esta información, llama 612-673-2700
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If you cannot attend, but want a fact sheet for this offender call: 612-673-2802
DO NOT ALTER THIS FLYER IN ANY WAY