Celebrate Earth Day

April 21-26, 2014

Crime and Safety Meeting

Monday, April 21st, 7-8pm

2318 29th Ave S

Minneapolis, MN

An open meeting to discuss how to keep your home safe from and preventing burglaries.

Earth Day Naturalist Walk and Talk

Tuesday, April 22nd, 7-8:15pm

West River Parkways and the Railroad Bridge

"Our Mississippi: An Exploration in Time, Place, and Ecology"
Walk with naturalist, Lyndon Torstenson, who will explain the unique ecosystem that surrounds Seward neighborhood. This walk and talk will be focused on the Mississippi River and the gorge. Lyndon Torstenson will answer questions like:
  • What is a gorge?
  • How did it form?
  • What animals live here?
  • How healthy is the river?
  • How can we help care for the river?
After the walk and talk with Lyndon we will enjoy drinks and treats on the white sand beach of the Mississippi River.

Neighborhood Litter Clean Up

Saturday, April 26th, 9:30am-12pm

Intersection of E 24th Street and W River Parkway

Minneapolis Board of Parks and Recreation is supplying garbage bags and gloves for residents to participate in cleaning up our neighborhood and the Mississippi River. During this time storm drain stenciling kits will also provided available to use.

Celebrate our earth all summer!

Storm Drain Stenciling Kits
The City of Minneapolis has provided SNG with kits to freshly stencil the storm drains. SNG's goal is to stencil all the drains in Seward. By stenciling the storm drains we raise awareness about our connection with the Mississippi River. These kits will be on reserve and available for residents to use all spring and summer. If you wish to reserve time using the kits please contact kerry@sng.org 612-338-6205x119

We are Seward Neighborhood Group

Making Seward a better place to live, work, and play.