Thursday, February 19, 7 PM
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, 4055 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis
Join a community discussion on the relevance of the impact The Way Opportunities Unlimited Inc. had on social reform in Minnesota, and the ongoing violence we are seeing today, and how we respond to it. Leading the discussion will be Professor Mahmoud El-Kati, former director of The Way’s education department; Verlena Matey-Keke, former coordinator of The Way’s education department; and Rev. Dr. Rolland Robinson, former chair of The Way’s board of directors and author of “For A Moment We Had The Way”. These movement leaders can connect Minneapolis’ past and present struggles and strategies.
This free program is sponsored by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park Legacy Council with support from the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board and Living Spirit United Methodist Church. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org 651-492-7070
Sun Street Breads, Patisserie 46, Bruegger’s Bagels, Grand Cafe, Royal Grounds Coffee and Rustica Bakery are all doing what they do best and BAKIN’ IT UP for Kingfield Empty Bowls tonight, 4-8 PM at MLK Park!
All proceeds go to Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative ‘s affordable housing site Nicollet Square that houses 42 youth in our neighborhood!
See you at tonight’s Kingfield Empty Bowls 2015 event! Questions? Contact Kingfield Neighborhood Association at email@example.com.
Today’s the day–can you smell the soup simmering through the air?! Butter Bakery Cafe, Grand Cafe, HauteDish (aka Nighthawks), Blackbird Cafe, Cafe Ena and Victor’s 1959 Cafe are all stirring up great vats of goodness Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative‘s Nicollet Square for tonight’s Kingfield Empty Bowls 2015 event!
See you at MLK Park between 4-8 PM!
Empty Bowls is an event to build community & raise funds for NICOLLET SQUARE, a home for 42 formerly homeless youth in Kingfield managed by Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative.
Thursday February 5, 4-8 PM
MLK Park, 4055 Nicollet
Visit the Facebook event at to learn more about our participating local restaurants to date, including what they are making! Restaurant Supporters include:
The concept of the Kingfield Empty Bowls Event is simple: Attendees make a donation (suggested at $20 per bowl), select a beautiful handmade bowl donated by a local pottery artist, enjoy a hearty meal of soup and bread prepared by local restaurants and served by volunteers, and then keep their bowl as a reminder that many of our neighbors are in need of food and housing.
Join the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) for their annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Monday, January 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center (4055 Nicollet Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN 55409).
The celebration will be emceed by Chad Jackson, Senior Account Executive with the Minnesota Twins. Tony Sanneh, CEO/Executive Director of the Sanneh Foundation and retired professional soccer player, recognized as U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame Finalist, will give a keynote presentation. The celebration will also feature a tribute to Dr. King as well as performances from the Zacc Harris Trio and Ashley DuBose, a past contestant on the NBC hit television Show “The Voice”.
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to donate. Refreshments will be available following the program. For more information, please visit www.minneapolisparks.org or call 612-230-6400.