February 2017 Community Calendar

Mn. Dot, NRRC, and NNC will host an Open House about the upcoming 1-94 repairs and job opportunities. Feb. 23 4 -7 pm at Nokomis Park and rec. 2117 West River Pkwy.  Information about youth internships with MN Dot will also be available.  651 234 7511 for more information.

Friendship Academy Of The Arts. Sixth Annual Wax Museum.  Friday Feb. 24 2-4 pm.  2600 East 38th St. in Mpls. 612 879 6703


The Committee for Black Unity Presents The Black Forum.  Discussion on police violence, work place discrimination and discrimination of all kinds. Sunday Feb. 26 3-5 pm.at the Mpls. Urban League 2100 Plymouth Ave. No. 

Evangelist Crusaders Church, special service in honor of Black History Month. Sunday Feb. 26th 11:30 am.  Special guest speaker Dr. Mahmoud El-Kati.  Evangelist Crusaders Church 4307 4th Ave. So. Mpls. 612 824 7187.

Ushers Fellowship March 4th at 12 – 3 pm.  New Salem Missionary Baptist Church.  2507 Bryant Ave. No. in Mpls.  952 334 7047

Brothers Of The East and Stars Of The East Annual Spades Tournament March 11th Richfield Bloomington Eagles Club.9152 Old Cedar Ave. So In Bloomington.    Registration will be March 4th at Palacio Del Sol 9101 Old Cedar Ave So. in Bloomington.  612 978 1403

Cleveland Neighborhood Association in Partnership with KMOJ Radio are sponsoring The Northside Housing Fair.  March 18th 10 – 3 pm at Lucy Laney School 3333 Penn Ave. No. In Mpls.   612 588 1155

Volunteers Of America Minnesota is looking for skilled parents to provide care for infants to teenagers in their foster care programs.  Volunteers Of America provides foster parents with valuable training, 24 hour support and a monthly stipend. 952 945 4000

Southwest Young Men and Women are sponsoring the Southwest Highschool Food Drive .  Please bring a non perishable food item to donate to the northside food shelf.  Drop off site is Breaking Bread 1200 Broadway Ave. No in Mpls.  612 701 7309


Art of Healing: Imagining Healing in Times of Hate Workshop

Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30-7:30

Location: Northrop Auditorium Building, Traveller’s Lounge Art of Healing.

Questions? Email Naimah Petigny at petig002@umn.edu


Narratives of Healing Justice Workshop

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 5:30-7:30

Location: Ford Hall 400, 224 Church Street Se Minneapolis, MN, 55455

Questions? Email Naimah Petigny at petig002@umn.edu

The voice of the Community Calendar; Kimuel Hailey.