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Free and Fun Programming for Children Impacted by Incarcaration

Free and Fun Programming for Children Impacted by Incarcaration

Loss of Two Landmark Theatres a Tragedy

By HOWARD MCQUITTER II In 2003, Loews Cineplex gave way to Landmark Theatres as the new owners of the Edina Cinema at 50th and France in Edina. Altogether the Edina Cinema had been in operation for 87 years, but then came COVID-19 to force the prize of Edina closed for "good". What a loss for us cinephiles and all other regular moviegoers [...]

Juneteenth Celebrations

Juneteenth Celebrations

Kid’s Summer Stuff!

Kid’s Summer Stuff!

Fun Activities for Youth at Parks and Libraries in and around Phillips Neighborhood COMPILED By LINDSEY FENNER Minneapolis Parks (to register and find even more activities go to https:// apm.activecommunities.com/minneapolisparks/). Contact the park for sched- ule changes and availability. East Phillips Park, 2399 17th Avenue South. [...]

Library News

By CARZ NELSON All information listed here is accurate as of May 18, 2021. CHANGE IS COMING Library hours and services are expected to expand soon in response to the decrease of COVID in the community. In this rapidly changing environment, you can find the most recent and reliable information on the library website, [...]

Past, Present, Theater

Past, Present, Theater

On Stage involves local students in a closer look at Nina Simone’s work around racialized violence  By JESSIE MERRIAM Don't tell meI tell youMe and my people just about due I’ve been there so I knowThey keep on saying “Go slow!” But that’s just the trouble ---Nina Simone “Mississippi Goddam” 1963 On [...]

Arts and Culture Spaces in Phillips are Opening Up

Arts and Culture Spaces in Phillips are Opening Up

By LINDSEY FENNER The Phillips neighborhood’s wealth of galleries and museums have started opening up for in-person visits. Please go to each organization’s website or call for most up-to-date information on hours and COVID restrictions. All My Relations Arts: 1414 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis Gallery hours Monday-Friday [...]

Really Really Free Market

Really Really Free Market

Peace Lantern Procession on Saturday, September 26th at 7:30 pm

Peace Lantern Procession on Saturday, September 26th at 7:30 pm

 Semilla Center for Healing and the Arts will be hosting a Peace Lantern Procession on Saturday, September 26th at 7:30 pm starting at the site of the proposed East Phillips Urban Farm Project, at the intersection of 28th St. and Longfellow Ave. S. The procession will weave through the neighborhood visiting spots that need some peace and [...]

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association

Board Meeting: July 14, 6:30 - 8pm A Community Forum with Senator Jeff Hayden: July 28, 6:30 - 7:30pm