Longfellow Event Calendar & Board Meetings

Community Conversations: Greater Longfellow Renters

Longfellow Community Council Office 3101 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN

Do you have visions for or concerns about the community you live in? We want to hear from you about the needs of our community and what renters want to see prioritized, what resources might be helpful and how we can work together to make our community better.  Join us in our office or on [...]

Bird Walk

Mississippi Gorge Regional Park 3349 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Join a couple of Forestry experts and community members with a passion for birding for an early morning educational walk along the trails of Mississippi Gorge Regional Park. Experienced birders and novices are encouraged! There will be light snacks (cookies) provided but BYOB (Bring Your Own Binoculars). The Bird Walk will meet at E 36th [...]

* CANCELLED* Community Conversations: Greater Longfellow Low-Income Households

Longfellow Community Council Office 3101 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN

May 25th is the 2 year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd. There will be many memorial events around the city and we encourage you to attend those and pay tribute to the life and legacy of George Floyd. We invite you to join our conversations on Thursday, June 2 or Sunday, July 17. [...]

Equitable Housing & Development Committee Meeting

The Equitable Housing & Development Committee (EHDC) is an Ad Hoc committee tasked with identifying, researching, and planning that will mitigate and/or support issues and opportunities of equitable housing in Greater Longfellow. The committee also assists with the review of new development proposals and hosts transportation planners for presentations on upcoming projects. Meeting Link I [...]

Environment & River Gorge Committee Meeting

The Environment-River Gorge Committee (ERG) works to create environmentally focused programs, projects and events that help advance the greening of Greater Longfellow, as well as promote and protect the River Gorge.   Meeting Link I Agenda

Community Conversations: BIPOC Communities in Greater Longfellow

Longfellow Community Council Office 3101 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN

Do you have visions for or concerns about the community you live in? We want to hear from you about the needs of our community and what BIPOC want to see prioritized, what resources might be helpful and how we can work together to make our community better.  Join us in our office or on [...]

Events & Engagement Committee Meeting

The Events & Engagement Committee develops purposeful events and assists with outreach efforts to ensure all neighbors feel welcome and supported through a lens of diversity, equity and inclusion. Meeting Link | Agenda 

Ward 9 Safety and Wellness Fair

Powderhorn Park 3400 S 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN

The Minneapolis Ward 9 neighborhoods are excited to bring you games, prizes, music, food vendors and resources centered in a well community!   Join neighbors and friends at this free and fun for all ages fair. Music Games & Prizes Free Snacks Resources & Organizations Connect With… Anam Cara Therapies, Atuvava GF Bakery, Black Visions Collective, [...]

Neighborhood Juneteenth Celebrations

Kids Book Fest at the Legacy Building, 4024 E. 46th St. 2:30 to 4:30pm Featuring Twin Cities' Black authors, Sarah Warren, Saba (Sean) Stewart, Desmond Walker (youth author) and Josalyn Thomas. Sponsored by First Independence Bank. Families are welcomed to join us starting at 2:30 PM to hear readings, buy books, enjoy parent lead activities [...]

Juneteenth Celebrations

Hook & Ladder 3010 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN

Soul of the Southside Juneteenth Festival Sunday, June 19 Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater 1 to 6pm :: FREE :: Family Friendly Featuring live music, speakers, poets, black owned business marketplace, live art, & food vendors. Presented by The Legacy Building, First Independence Bank, The Current, & The Firehouse PAC. Find [...]

June Board Meeting

LCC Board of Directors Meeting The LCC Board of Directors is composed of residents and a business representative from the Greater Longfellow neighborhoods. We hold meetings on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm and they are always open to the public. The LCC Board meetings are currently held over [...]

Neighborhood Garage Sale

Spend the weekend treasure hunting at our neighborhood garage sale June 25 to 26th. Sales will start as early as 8am on Saturday and go until Sunday evening. Find all [...]