Be sure to put tomorrow’s Family Bike Ride on your calendar – great fun for everyone!
It starts at 6:00pm – meet at Rev. Dr Martin Luther King Park, near the white tennis bubble (40th street across from 1st Avenue).
For more information:
Basketball Camp #38959
Monday, July 28 – Thursday, July 31
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
MLK Park, 4055 Nicollet
Ages: 8 – 13
Fee: Resident: $100 / Non-Resident: $140
This camp will give players the opportunity to learn new basketball skills and how to apply them in game situations. Players of all levels that are looking to enhance their ball handling and shooting skills will enjoy this fun, noncompetitive environment. Coaches will also address the importance of proper conditioning and training in order to play basketball at a higher level.
Register for programs at: https://apm.activecommunities.com/minneapolisparks/home
Mondays, 6:15-7:15 pm
CFPA, 3754 Pleasant Ave S
Dance, move your entire body and empower your mind with Nia with instructor, Beth Giles. Nia is a body, mind and spirit fitness practice. Nia combines the dance arts, martial arts and healing arts to foster physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Nia is for all fitness levels, every BODY, no prior dance experience is necessary. One student explains the benefits she’s found from practicing Nia: “I’ve developed strength, endurance and expression; I’ve let go of my inhibitions about being “clumsy” and instead find that I can be graceful, and I can relax and release tension.”
We move in bare feet, shoes are optional. Wear comfortable clothes for moving, bring a water bottle.
$12 to drop in, no pre-registration required. Discounted class packages are available.
Beth Giles, Nia White Belt Instructor
firstname.lastname@example.org / http://www.nianow.com/sbegiles
TigerLion Arts’ next production is Nature – a walking play performed in the beautiful surroundings of the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Performances are September 12 through October 12.
seeks a community chorus
Want to be part of the show? We’re creating a chorus to sing, move and play as a community that surrounds the story and represents, both physically and sonically, the many levels and manifestations of the natural world. This is a unique opportunity to gain experience in ensemble-based theater and choral voice work, as well as to rehearse and perform in the lush environment of the arboretum.
No prior experience or formal training is required. For full details and schedules, see a full description here or on our website. If you have further questions, join us at our information session on Sunday July 26, 1pm-3pm, at the Center for Performing Arts, 3754 Pleasant Av, Minneapolis, or email email@example.com.
Be sure to pick-up your tickets for this year’s Kingfield Neighborhood Garden Tour at Nicollet Ace Hardware (3805 Nicollet Ave S), or Tickets and Tour Maps will also be available at the start of the tour from 5:45pm-6:45pm on Thursday July 10.
Tickets are $10. All proceeds from the garden tour will be donated in direct support for Kingfield Community Gardens. For additional information or questions contact KFNA at firstname.lastname@example.org / www.kingfield.org /612.823.5980. Or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/663963170364617/
At the Market on Sunday July 13…
Food, produce, and the Center for Energy and Environment will be tabling on Sunday with information about residential energy programs! The KFNA table will highlight information on the Home Energy Squad Enhanced visit, which is discounted to $70 in MPLS. The visit includes a team of energy consultants evaluating energy savings opportunities, installing energy efficient materials, performing diagnostic tests, and helping with next steps. Already had a visit? Stop by to learn about the new Energy Fit Homes certification.
…& Makers Market across the Street! Come check out great handmade items by local artists and crafters. The event takes place right across the street from the Kingfield Farmer’s Market. Enjoy handmade and homegrown goodness from 8 AM- 2 PM in the Frame Ups parking lot, 4325 Nicollet! https://www.facebook.com/events/257167371157122/
Kingfield Farmers’ Market
Sunday July 6, 8:30 AM- 1 PM
4310 Nicollet Ave South
FairSkies above and lush gardens underfoot, stop by the KFNA table and learn about both!
Community Garden volunteers will be on hand selling tickets to the 6th Annual Kingfield Garden Tour which takes place July 10 at eight yet to be disclosed amazing neighbor’s gardens in Kingfield…all with a follow-up celebration of gardens and gardeners at the Kingfield Pleasant community Garden located at the Center for Performing Arts. Tickets only $10 each—100% of proceeds go to supporting Community Garden Projects in Kingfield including the new 37th Street Community Garden, the Mosaic Garden at MLK, and the future Bread Oven coming to the Pleasant community Garden!
FairSkies’ Kingfield representative Dean Amundson will also be on hand to talk about airport noise and RNAV and all things up in the air including the Metropolitan Airport Commission. MSP FairSkies Coalition was formed by residents in the Twin Cities to make sure residents have a say in airport issues that impact levels of airplane noise and air pollution in our neighborhoods. Our goal is MSP Airport “smart growth” – an approach that balances growth of the airport without sacrificing the livability of our neighborhoods.