Seward Neighborhood Group

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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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Seward Garden Tour is June 20!

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 20,…

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Ride Into Spring!

On Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6:30 the SNG Environment Committee will host an informational meeting on the exciting changes to the Minneapolis Nice Ride program. Claire Repp, Marketing Lead for Nice Ride, will make a presentation on a number…

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Friday and Saturday — May 17th and 18th from 9am to 5pm

The Map of the 75 Garage Sales is now available! For deal hunters and thrifters this event is a bonanza, and for those who know the joy of walking the neighborhood and meeting neighbors — this event is its own reward. You…

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Bike to Work Day – Friday, May 17th

Twin Cities Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 17th. Join folks from across the Twin Cities as they commute to work on two wheels! With pit stops across the metro, you can find goodies, snacks, & high-fives to start your…

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Volunteers needed to plant trees on Hiawatha Avenue

Help beautify the Hiawatha corridor! Join Hennepin County foresters for a community tree planting to plant more than 100 trees along the bike path. The tree planting is Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to noon on Hiawatha Avenue between…

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