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A shot of a spring blizzard on Lake Minnetonka

Congratulations to the winners of our 2019 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest!

Members of the Minnetonka Alumni Association

Minnetonka Alumni Association seeks new members to continue its legacy.

Firefighters spray a controlled burn at the Excelsior Fire District Open House.

Visit the Excelsior Fire Station for family activities and a live burn.

A woman sitting at a computer holds her head in her hands after making a mistake.

How can we get better at admitting we’re wrong?

A graphic advertising voting for the 2019 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest.

Voting is now closed. Stay tuned for the winners!

Our Savior Lutheran Church & School hosted its annual community Easter egg hunt in April at the Excelsior Commons. There were 16,000 candy-filled eggs, puppet shows, fire trucks from the Excelsior Fire District—and plenty of coffee for grown-ups.

A girl enjoys an ice cream cone at the Excelsior Fire District dance.

Excelsior Fire District hosts its annual community dance.

A lawyer writes in a notebook on a desk. A gavel and scales also sit on the desk.

Beyond the contents of Legally Blonde and various John Grisham novels, the average person might not know much about the day-to-day life and work at a law firm.

Two senior women play with a dog at Lake Minnetonka Shores, voted Best Senior Living Residence in the Best of Lake Minnetonka 2019 readers' choice survey.

Lake Minnetonka Shores offers a variety of housing styles and amenities.

Noerenberg Gardens, the former estate of the Grain Belt brewing family.

Noerenberg Gardens is the former estate of the Grain Belt brewing family.

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Tuesday, March 31 to Sunday, April 5
[Arts & Performance]
The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic has conquered Broadway in an all-new “ravishingly reconceived production that is a glory to behold” (The New York Times).
Wednesday, April 8 to Sunday, April 19
[Arts & Performance]
Acclaimed musical The Last Ship, featuring original music and lyrics by multiple Grammy Award winner Sting, will be at the Ordway for a limited engagement beginning April 8, 2020 as part of 2019–2020 Broadway at the Ordway.