Run through Hennepin County, CEOs of businesses with 10-99 employees and $1 million-$50 million in annual revenue are eligible to apply for a scholarship to participate in CEO Next Business Institute’s unique approach to peer and cohort learning, advanced research, and expert forums. An info session will be held on September 19th. Learn more and register.
On Wednesday, September 18th, join Energy Smart at CenterPoint Energy’s Foodservice Learning Center for an engaging session about today’s cutting edge technology for food production in commercial kitchens, utility rebates, and equipment life-cycle cost-savings analysis.
Attendees will have the opportunity to taste foods prepared on site and network with industry peers and equipment vendors. Choose between two sessions at 10am or 2pm. This event is free, but registration is required. To reserve your spot, please call or email Lia Capaldini at (651) 292-4965 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lake Street Council is hosting a morning mixer at MIGIZI with special guest, Angela Conley, District 4 County Commissioner on Thursday, August 22 from 8:30 - 10 AM. Stop by to check out MIGIZI's new contemporary office space, located at 3017 27th Ave S, and get updates about Lake Street and Hennepin County projects. Socialize with other business owners and community leaders while enjoying coffee and pan dulce! It's a great opportunity to expand your network and business opportunities.
Thankfully, there's no snow and ice in the forecast this week, but it doesn't hurt to plan ahead. The MN Pollution Control Agency is offering a free training about Smart Salting and Sustainable Winter Maintenance. Join in on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Topics include:
Celebrate with us for the unveiling of Community Connects, three cast bronze sculptures created through partnerships between Metro Work Center and Riverview Cafe, Mother Earth Gardens, and Riverview Theater! Come on Tuesday, August 6th from 12noon-2pm for the live metal pour taking place in the courtyard next to Moon Palace Books.
Community Connects is a project created with the goals of increasing community connectivity alongside facilitating creative expression for the participants of the Metro Works Center day program culminating in public sculptures that offer a symbolic cohesive art piece showing unity within the Longfellow Neighborhood.
Greater Longfellow is committed to becoming a certified Community Wildlife Habitat through the National Wildlife Federation. Businesses and community leaders play a vital role in this effort. Longfellow resident, Daniel Schultz is the project leader and will host a conversation on how the program works.
Join us on Wednesday, August 28 at 4pm at Fireroast Cafe to hear what your neighbors are already doing to make the neighborhood more wildlife friendly, and how your business can amplify those efforts.With some help from Kayla Nortrup of Mama Terra Garden, we will sketch out a few possible scenarios for making your landscaping and messaging more wildlife and community friendly.
RSVP here and learn more about the Longfellow Community Wildlife Habitat Project at www.LongfellowWildlife.blogspot.com
Join the Lake Street Council on Saturday, August 10th for Eat & Art on Lake. This outdoor community meal is a celebration of Lake Street’s diverse immigrant and refugee-owned restaurants and will feature the artwork of local illustrator Cori Lin. Learn more and register here.