Seward Neighborhood Group

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August 15 Seward History Walk

Learn about the diverse housing styles from Post World War II to today within a three block area in Seward. Why was this area open to new construction after the War continuing through to today? What did new construction materials…

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Open Streets Franklin Ave: August 26

Back again for 2018, Minneapolis residents will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy their neighborhood streets without the presence of motorized traffic at Open Streets Franklin! Open Streets is a free event bringing together community groups and local businesses…

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August 8 Seward History Walk

August 8 Discover hidden shops among the small Seward businesses along the railroad tracks What do these businesses along 26th and 27th streets create and sell? This walk will be your chance to discover businesses that make accessories for drumming,…

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Seward Towers NNO Seeking Volunteers

Seward Towers East and West are having their National Night Out celebrations on August 14th (West) and August 16th (East). We could use volunteers to serve food, work the recycling station and help clean up. This is a great way…

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Seward History Walk for Wed. 8/1/18

August 1—Tour the historic Ivy Building for the Arts – and the story of it’s connection to Flour City Ornamental Iron. Rick Musser will lead a discussion on the history of the factory, what they made, unionizing and riots of the…

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Two Opportunities to Join the Minneapolis 2040 Conversation

Our Streets Minneapolis is actively working to support and improve the Comprehensive Plan, Minneapolis 2040. They are hosting two learn and comment parties where you can discuss your ideas, eat snacks, and comment on the plan.  2040 Comprehensive Plan Comment…

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RESCHEDULED! 7/18 History Walk Postponed to August 29

Seward Walk Rescheduled Bob Roscoe’s History Walk program “How to Read a Building” has been rescheduled from this Wednesday to August 29. The walk coordinators will convene at Matthews Center for the crime and safety meeting scheduled by SNG for…

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Seward History Walk Tomorrow

Wednesday, July 18  How to read a building– All of us can read a book’s story and add to our knowledge. But how many people can read a building? All of us can learn this visual literacy, given the opportunity….

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Crime and Safety Meeting July 18 6PM – 7:30PM

We have all been reading about or living with more issues of livability in Seward.  Whether it be drug dealing on the street, possible prostitution, a house break-in or a cement thrown through a plate glass window, it is all…

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History Walk Tonight!

Join the SNG History Committee for the first History Walk of 2018 tonight, July 11! A trip around the perimeter of the Hennepin County Agriculture Society fairgrounds. In our earliest years, Seward was home to fifteen Grand Expositions, County and State…

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