Seward Neighborhood Group

Category: News and Events


Seward Winter Frolic!

Join us for a weekend of culture, art, performance, music, food, beverage, and delight! Sat.  Dec. 7th 10 – 5pm and Sun. Dec. 8th 12- 5pm.

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Event: Preventing Water Pollution (with Somali-Language Interpreter)

Saturday, October 19 at 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Learn how our actions at home and in our community can affect water used in the home. This class will show you ways to conserve water using fun demonstrations and a short presentation….

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Dog Costume Parade at King’s Fair!

SATURDAY,  9/21  Pets and owners line up at 1:25 PM King’s Fair may be taking Matthews Park by storm on Saturday, September 21st, but neighborhood pets will be drawn in flocks, packs, & herds to the 2019 King’s Fair Pet…

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Seward Makes featured in Growing Minneapolis Newsletter

Seward Makes is a shared commercial kitchen at 2211 East Franklin Avenue, in the heart of Minneapolis’ Seward neighborhood. Local food makers rent time and space needed for production, to grow their business and thrive as entrepreneurs. But that’s not…

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Welcoming Week Celebration 9/20 at Powderhorn Park

This year’s Welcoming Week celebration will be on September 20, 2019 from 2-6:30 p.m. at Powderhorn Park in partnership with the City of Minneapolis Neighborhood and Community Relations Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs, Wellstone International High School and Community Action Partnership of Hennepin County. The…

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Milwaukee Avenue’s Peace Pole Dedication and Celebration: The Story

By Caren Stelson What is peace? What does peace look like? Where can we find it? How can we generate more of it? Neighbors on Milwaukee Avenue in Seward have been asking these three questions and more–and trying to come…

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Study Buddy Volunteer Opportunity at Seward Towers

Join Study Buddies and be matched with a student to strengthen their academic skills while building a positive and lasting relationship. CommonBond  Communities provide tailored curriculum and activities to structure your time with your buddy, as well as tutor trainings…

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Seward History Display at Minneapolis Central Library

NOW ON VIEW IN SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Seward Neighborhood, A People’s History In 2017 Seward Neighborhood was named one of the top five neighborhoods in the U.S. by the American Planning Association. Long known for its liberal politics and community activism, the neighborhood has a…

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The People’s History of Seward Book in the National Spotlight!

SNG’s book A People’s History of the Seward Neighborhood has won a national award from the American Association for State and Local History. The award ceremony as held in Philadelphia on August 28. Rick Musser, as one of the editors of the…

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Seward Garden Tour and After Party

The Seward Garden Tour and After Party is a chance to stroll through some of Seward’s most interesting urban gardens on an early summer evening, pick up gardening tips, and support SNG. This year’s event will be held on June…

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