Midtown Phillips News
Free Computer and Job Training Classes at LSS

Free Computer and Job Training Classes at LSS

Lutheran Social Services 

Center for Changing Lives

2400 Park Avenue, 2nd Floor

Training and Education Center offers:

Three week Classes which start each month!

Support, encouragement and a place to focus

in a quiet and friendly environment.

Courses and tools you need for job searching success including use of:

Computer, Fax machine, Pens and paper, Printer, Phone and

Clip Training program for…

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Midtown Phillips Festival - July 26
Lake Street & Midtown Greenway Infrastructure & Safety Workshops

Lake Street & Midtown Greenway Infrastructure & Safety Workshops

The Lake Street Council <http://www.lakestreetcouncil.org/> has partnered
with the Midtown Greenway <http://midtowngreenway.org/> to do community
based research on improving the infrastructure and safety of the connecting
streets between the Midtown Greenway and Lake Street. Improving these vital
areas will increase the flow of traffic between these two major
thoroughfares along with increasing the…

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Save the Date: Urban Ventures Food Matters

Save the Date: Urban Ventures Food Matters

Today in our neighborhood, more people are dying from drive-thrus than drive-bys.

The Phillips neighborhood has been designated a “food desert” by the USDA. Families will miss more than 200,000 meals this year. When participants come to Urban Ventures hungry, our programs are not effective. By tackling the neighborhood stumbling blocks of hunger and poor nutrition, we offer our…

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Secure Belongings in Your Car

Secure Belongings in Your Car

Over the last two weeks we’ve had an increase in thefts from auto in the Phillips area. 90 % of the crimes occurred during daylight hours. In most cases the victims left items tempting to thieves visible in the car.

I’ve attached two flyers – one in English and one in Spanish. Please share these with friends and neighbors.

For questions, contact:

Don Greeley, Crime Prevention Specialist
Minneapoli…

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Midtown Business Association Meeting Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Midtown Business Association Meeting Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Meeting Notice
Midtown Business Association
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Noon at the Sheraton Hotel, 2901 Chicago Ave. S.
Midtown Business Association
Next Meeting Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Minutes from June 17, 2014 meeting:

After everybody had introduced themselves, Baba talked about the music festival July 19 and the food drive. Tables will be available for members of MBA to promote their business,…

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City Hosting Community Engagement Forums 8/2

Ensuring that the City does community engagement right is one of my priorities in my role as a member of the City Council&#8217;s Health, Environment, and Community Engagement Committee (HECE).

City Hosting Community Engagement Forums 8/2

Ensuring that the City does community engagement right is one of my priorities in my role as a member of the City Council’s Health, Environment, and Community Engagement Committee (HECE).

Summer on the Greenway

Summer on the Greenway

IT’S SUMMER ON THE GREENWAY And we have lots of fun events happening! 2014 MIDTOWN GREENWAY COMMUNITY BIKE FESTIVAL This Saturday, July 12th is the 2014 Midtown Greenway Community Bike Festival across from Freewheel Bike. Join us to enjoy some music from Salsa del Soul, get a free tune-up, and appreciate the Greenway! The Festival runs from noon to 5pm.

MIA THIRD THURSDAY: BIKE NIGHT PRE-EVENT…

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Puppets and Pizza 7/13

Puppets and Pizza 7/13

Our Saviour’s fires up our Neighborhood Oven on Sunday, July 13 at 4 pm for a Puppet Show by Open Eye Figure Theater ( http://www.openeyetheatre.org/sites ) and neighborhood pizza party to follow.

Come and bring the kids of all ages.  We’ll be making fresh pizza’s.  There is no cost and all are welcome to see Molly and the Magic Boot by Open Eye Theatre.

The Party will be in the Back Yard. Hope to…

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Connecting - Lake Street & Midtown Greenway

Connecting – Lake Street & Midtown Greenway

From the Lake Street Council:

CONNECTING THE COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS

We have partnered with the Midtown Greenway Coalition to do community based research on improving the infrastructure and safety of the connecting streets between the Midtown Greenway and Lake Street.

To do this research we need your help! We need you to voice your opinion about how to improve these important connections…

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