May 21, 2014
Please join us for the premiere screening of our documentary, Breaking Free from the Life and the celebration of the release of its companion book featuring the stories and art of survivors of sex trafficking. All proceeds go to fund our new housing program for sexually exploited youth.
May 21, 2014
Civic Live: Americana Showcase Live music event featuring: Farewell Milwaykee, Six Mile Grove
May 22, 2014
Twin Cities-based Motionpoems, Inc., the world’s only poetry film company, will premiere 12 new short film adaptations of contemporary poems at the Walker Art Center with two free back-to-back screenings May 22 at 6:30 and 8 p.m. Poets are Pulitzer winners and early-career writers alike; filmmakers are independent and/or represent some of the finest production companies in the world,...
May 24, 2014
Meet four authors and discover four great books! From 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., it's Minnesota Twins Baseball by Stew Thornley and Minnesota Mysteries by Ben Welter. From 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., it's Milwaukee Avenue by Robert Roscoe and Dayton's by Kristal Leebrick.
May 25, 2014 - Jun 1, 2014
This event occurs weekly on Sunday.
Inspired by the playwright’s youthful experience as a staff writer on Sid Caesar’s "Your Show of Shows," with all the attendant comic drama as the harried writing staff frantically scrambles to top each other with gags while competing for the attention of star madman “Max Prince.”
May 28, 2014
Hennepin County Library's Writers in the Library series and Coffee House Press's Writers and Readers Library Residency Program have teamed up to bring artist and writer Andy Sturdevant to Hennepin County Library – Northeast as a resident. The author of Potluck Supper with Meeting to Follow (Coffee House Press, 2013), Sturdevant is Artist Resources Director at Springboard...
May 29, 2014 - May 30, 2014
A benefit supporting Open Arms of Minnesota, the only nonprofit organization in Minnesota that cooks and delivers free meals specifically tailored to meet the nutrition needs of individuals living with HIV/AIDS, MS, ALS, breast caner and more than 60 other diseases.
May 29, 2014
The Minnesota Restaurant Association’s 21+ tasting event will offer guests samples from some of the best and brightest within Minnesota's exciting restaurant industry while also showcasing the diversity and history of Minnesota's food culture. Attendees will savor and delight through the evening as they enjoy each tasting with a liquor, beer or wine sampling. A portion of the...
May 30, 2014
Join us for an elegant evening of delicious dinner, live music, and Live and Silent Auctions. This event supports recreational/therapeutic supplies, specialized equipment, camp scholarships, community-based activity programs, and respite care for the children and adults we serve. Northeast Residence creates opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities,...
May 30, 2014 - Jun 14, 2014
This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
In this riotously funny Southern-fried comedy, written by Hope, Jones, and Wooten—also known for The Dixie Swim Club and Hallelujah Girls—the three Verdeen cousins could not have picked a worse time take over planning the family reunion, but they can’t back out now. And, unfortunately, they face an uphill battle as a parade of wildly eccentric Verdeens gathers on the...