The Climate Carnival!
Saturday, August 20 1-4 PM at the Lily Pad, 625 Dale Street
Join neighbors and friends in a fun-filled afternoon of carnival games, exhibits and festivity, complete with a barbecue. The Climate Carnival offers ways for our neighborhood to tackle climate change, and win! Suitable for carnival-lovers of all ages.
Monarch City Pollinator Gardeners
Every Thursday, 9-11 AM
Help plant and maintain an expanding pollinator-friendly garden at West Minnehaha Recreation Center. This 8,000 square foot garden needs steady attention to keep it blooming, beautiful and abuzz with bees and other pollinators. Meet the Monarch City planting crew on Thursday mornings at West Minne, 685 W Minnehaha Avenue, from 9-11 AM. For details, contact Patricia at 651-757-5970.
Tree Frogs Volunteer Tree Planters
Monthly meetings and work sessions
This energetic group has planted over 600 trees in the past decade. We cultivate trees in hydroponic bins at a local park, then give them away to neighbors! Join the fun by contacting Chris at Frogtown Green, 651-757-5970.
Frogtown Park Stewardship Crew
Three times a month: Saturday mornings, Thursday evening
The Frogtown Park Stewardship Crew tackles rain garden and native plant maintenance at Frogtown Park & Farm and advocates for the park. Meet us on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, from 9-11 AM for work sessions or on the third Thursday, for a potluck and meeting.
Lily Pad Builders
Wednesdays, 9-11 AM
The Lily Pad is a shared community space on Dale Street, with several displays and exhibits about sustainability and climate change. Help us build it out as a neighborhood resource and plan a special event this fall! Join us on Wednesdays at the corner of Dale Street and Lafond Avenue, or contact Patricia, 651-757-5970.