If your child wants to grow up to be a veterinarian, this 3-hour program can set them down the right path. They’ll learn about surgery skills using a pretend patient, how to recognize common illnesses and what it’s like to work at a shelter. Kids grades 3-6. Read more about Shelter Vet Camp at the Animal Humane Society
Benefits & Fundraisers
Walking is the easiest way to stay healthy. The AHS wants you to walk to help others, too. Help fundraise as a team or an individual. All ages. Read more about American Heart Association Twin Cities Heart Walk
Make an impact on your community by walking or running in time or untimed races ranging in distances from 1K to 5K. Susan G. Komen’s Race for the Cure is invested in raising awareness, funding and support for curing breast cancer. All ages. Prices vary. All day. Read more about Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Say hello to spring with the 22nd annual Arboretum 5K run/walk and 1K Daffodil Dash for kids! The certified asphalt course winds through the beautiful gardens of the Arboretum. Read more about Bud Break 5K and Daffodil Dash
Your Susan G. Komen 3‑Day® starts the moment you make the commitment. Your 3‑Day coaches will support you as you train and fundraise. Our amazing community of walkers, crew, and volunteers will welcome you as you get ready to spend three magical days together on a journey to end breast cancer forever. Read more about Susan G. Komen Twin Cities 3-Day
Kick off this family-friendly walk around the first level of the Mall of America with a complimentary breakfast followed by tons of sensory activities, mascots, games, prizes and giveaways galore. Rally as a team or register as an individual to help Fraser sustain existing programs and expand innovative services for those directly affected by autism. Read more about Fraser Walk for Autism
Earth Day is the perfect time to do some spring-cleaning and get rid of your old technology! On Saturday, April 27 Minnesota Computers for Schools is hosting a computer donation drive – drop off your old computer equipment and put it to good use in the community.
MCFS refurbishes and reuses all donated equipment. The refurbished equipment is placed in schools and educational nonprofits throughout the state.
The first 100 people to donate a computer will receive a free beer coupon to redeem at the Surly beer hall. Read more about Minnesota Computers for Schools Computer Donation Drive
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019, Noon – 6:30 pm
St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church, 3450 Irving Ave S, Minneapolis, MN – inside the Great Hall rain or shine
Just in time for Mother’s Day! High-quality, new and unusual annuals/perennials, with a large selection of all-season native and butterfly/bee-pollinator plants. Potted plants for sun and/or shade, plus succulents. Many plants not seen in your local nursery along with competitive prices! Experts will be on hand to provide information on growing a healthy garden. Read more about Men's and Women's Garden Club of Minneapolis Annual Public Plant Sale
Calling all dog lovers! Come celebrate our 4th with us!
We have partnered with Warrior Dog Rescue to celebrate our birthday!
Meet sweet adoptable doggies! Shop while enjoying light snacks, beverages, prizes and hugs & kisses from our furry friends!
*Portion of our sales will be donated to Warrior Dog Rescue. Read more about 4 Year Celebration & Dog Adoption Event
Oak Knoll Lutheran Church of Minnetonka will be hosting a unique combination Book Fair and Bake Sale on Saturday, April 27th from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. More than 40 local authors will offer their books for sale at tables, and those authors are also happy to talk to the public about books, writing, publishing, and to answer questions you may have about getting your own stories into print. Multiple genres will be represented by these local authors. Read more about Book & Bake Sale