On March 10th, MPS will host an evening called “Soup with the Supe”. Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson is inviting the community to have dinner with her and her leadership team to share her vision for MPS and answer questions from guests.
Burroughs Community School
1601 West 50th Street Minneapolis, MN 55419
6-8pm, child care available, interpreters available for Spanish, Somali and Hmong speaking guests.
Everyone is welcome.
Area C (z3) Community Liaison, MPS
Join us Saturday February 26 for our grand opening celebration! Lift kettlebells, practice yoga and partake in a ceremony to bless our studio with light.
12pm and 2pm: Intro to cosmic kettlebells classes.
Each class is 60 min long and open to all levels of fitness.
Bring flat soled sneakers.
4pm : Open level yoga
60 minute class
All levels welcome– make it your first yoga class if you’ve never tried it!
6pm : Four directions ceremony, toast and snacks, games and dancing
Classes are free- bring your friends! Arrive at least 10 minutes early for the classes. Please bring your kids to the party.
We offer classes in kettlebell training, yoga (also prenatal and parent-baby) and qi gong meditation, and we also practice acupuncture and create personal programs. On March 1 we open! Check out our blog for our class schedule and details about our classes and services– www.fourgatesmpls.com. Please stop in the studio anytime you like– check it out and say hi. We truly look forward to meeting you.
Also feel free to email or call us with any questions.
Come see what the music students in your neighborhood have been doing all winter.
– Free and Public Welcome!
Adult Music Showcase
Thursday, March 3rd, 7pm
The Whiskey Junction
901 Cedar Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Youth & Teen Music Showcase – FAMILY FRIENDLY!
Saturday, March 5th, 2pm
3001 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55408
More details at: http://www.twintown.com
Please join City of Minneapolis Public Works staff and Councilmember Elizabeth Glidden to discuss options for improving pedestrian/bicyclist safety and traffic calming at 2nd Avenue and 40th Street (the entrance to the pedestrian bridge across I-35W). Read more about the project here.
Tuesday, March 1st
6:30 – 8 pm
Dr Martin Luther King Park Recreation Center
4055 Nicollet Avenue South
Public Works Engineer Jack Yuzna will present options for improving the physical infrastructure near the entrance to the pedestrian bridge across I-35W. Options include a raised crosswalk (like a speed bump) or versions of a bumpout that extends the sidewalk on the west side of 2nd Avenue.
Please note that 2nd Avenue will be resurfaced during the 2011 construction season, from just north of 32nd Street to 34th Street and 37th Street to 42nd Street. Residents will receive separate notice of a community meeting in May regarding the resurfacing project and public hearing for assessments. More information on resurfacing of 2nd Avenue is available at http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/cip/2ndAveS-resurface/index.asp.
Council Member Elizabeth Glidden
8th Ward City Council Offices
Early Mornings with Elizabeth!
Friday February 25
4762 Chicago Ave, in restaurant Levain
Please join Councilmembers Elizabeth Glidden, John Quincy, and Betsy Hodges at a special event introducing Dan Boivin as Governor Dayton’s newly appointed Chair of the Metropolitan Airports Commission. This event will also feature Mayor RT Rybak and legislative leaders on airport issues Senator Scott Dibble, Rep Frank Hornstein (invited) and Rep Jean Wagenius (invited).
Chair Dan Boivin has served on the MAC since 2002 as Mayor Rybak’s representative, and is a resident of Minneapolis. The Minneapolis-St Paul Airport has continual impact on Minneapolis residents due to airport noise and other environmental issues.
Join Mayor Rybak, our Minneapolis legislators, and your neighbors for an informative and invigorating discussion with Chair Dan Boivin about his vision for the MAC!
Patisserie 46 is turning to chocolate in honor of St. Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. Chef John Kraus, celebrated for his breads, pastries and other delicacies, is also a past winner of the Food Network’s Chocolate Challenge, and he and his wife Dawn are pulling out all the stops for the holiday, showcasing — chocolate.
P46 will be open especially for the occasion, throughout the weekend for shopping for gifts and other treats. And for a special celebration, from 3-7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 14, the whole place will be devoted to all things chocolate.
Come in and see the dramatic chocolate sculpting that helped win the Chocolate Challenge. Stop in any time during the day, or days before, to pick up gifts for teachers, friends, and of course, for special someones.
Try one of the usual suspects, or test some special P46 Valentine’s offerings including:
- Special cake — praline rose
- Heart-shaped linzer cookies
- Red heart-shaped macaron- white chocolate with raspberry rose cream
- Pink macaron- white chocolate with salted caramel
- Caramel assortments- chocolate, white chocolate lemon, chocolate hazelnut
- Chocolate bars- dark chocolate nut and citrus, milk chocolate with chips and white chocolate with strawberries and raspberries
- Chocolate bonbon sleeves- earl grey infused chocolate with praline crunch, passionfruit caramel and raspberry rose chocolates
- Handmade heart-shaped raspberry and chocolate marshmallows
- Chocolate lollipops and other molded shapes
Special orders can be arranged.
Patisserie 46 is located in the Minneapolis Kingfield neighborhood, near Lake Harriet, on the northwest corner of 46th and Grand, by Café Ena and King’s. Pastry Chef John Kraus, an American pastry chef trained in the European artisan model, left Chicago’s French Pastry School (the nation’s top pastry program) to create the neighborhood bakery, which opened in July 2010. He has twice been named one of Pastry Art and Design Magazine’s “Top Ten Pastry Chefs in America” (2005 and 2006), and was the winner of the 2004 Food Network Chocolate Challenge.
For more, visit www.patisserie46.com, friend us on Facebook/patisserie46 or follow us on Twitter @patisserie46. You can reach the bakery at 612-354-3257, and visit at 4552 Grand Avenue South, in Southwest Minneapolis.