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It’s no secret that a poppy in full bloom is a sight to behold. But earlier in the season, within its unblossomed petals, the flower holds the potential and beauty of the spring and summer that is yet to come.

It was around 10 a.m. on a Sunday that this “Sunday-Morning Bird” made its appearance.

Have you ever wondered what we mean when we say “the Lake Minnetonka area”? Lake Minnetonka Magazine includes stories about businesses, schools, charitable organizations, neighborhoods, arts groups and individuals from, well, all around the lake.

Rose Zhao, left, poses in front of her high school in Lanzhou, China. Zhao was an exchange student at Orono High School, where she lived with her host family in Minnetrista.

Al Whitaker received an honorable mention for this photo, “Sunrise at Tommy’s Tonka Trolley,” in the City Landmarks category of our 2015 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest.

In July, Dr. Pete L’Allier, Norb Cuellar and Dane Bogaard, of Mound, visited Spain with their wives, Jen, Sonya and Kim. They participated in the annual Running of the Bulls in Pamplona—red neckerchiefs and all—and brought a copy of Lake Minnetonka Magazine along for the fun.

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Rae Danneman, art director for Saint Paul Magazine, holds our inaugural issue while on a pre-baby vacation in Vancouver, B.C.

Deb Zeller’s cat Zoey is nothing if not photogenic. The feline, who’s been a member of Zeller’s family since last spring, loves to get “up close and in my face,” Zeller laughs. “Zoey loves my cameras.

Amy Kohler says her family “never goes on a road trip without our Lake Minnetonka Magazine.” Last July, Amy Kohler and Brent, Robert and Riley Teele visited Badlands National Park in South Dakota.

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Friday, September 25
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Come support young children and families in our community who need quality early learning education and care at our annual fundraising online auction and gala.
Monday, October 5
[Arts & Performance]
Art Practice Circle meets virtually and offers a friendly, community space to listen and share about art-making during this time of physical separation.