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March 27th, 2015

Announcing the MSP International Film Festival April 9-25, 2015

The best film event of the year in Minneapolis is coming soon!  (We may be biased as annual sponsors, but who could argue?) April 9-25, 2015 – view some of the best movies in the world, right in our backyard. Browse all the MSPIFF movies here.

As an added bonus, we are hosting 2 FREE screenings April 14th & April 21st, both at 1:00pm. Zemene and Capturing Grace.

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Where: St. Anthony Main Theatre

When: Tuesday, April 14 at 1:00pm

for ZEMENE: “An Ethiopian girl’s story of hope, love and a journey of
unimaginable possibilities.”

and Tuesday, April 21 at 1:00pm

for CAPTURING GRACE: “When a legendary dance company and people with Parkinson’s join forces,
there are no patients. There are only dancers.”
We are honored to have the filmmakers join us for discussion immediately after the screenings at the Aster Cafe. Tea and treats provided.

Please R.S.V.P. by April 10th to secure your tickets.

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March 26th, 2015

Waterworks Lecture April 17th

As proud sponsors of the Minneapolis Park Board series, we would like to invite you to come to the

2015 Next Generation of Parks Lecture Series Opening Night!

Friday April 17, 6:00PM – reception, 7:00PM lecture.

Reception: U of MN Northrup Atrium

Lecture: Northrup Best Buy Auditorium: 84 Church Street S.E. Minneapolis, MN 55455

by Kate Orff, Founder & Principal, SCAPE Landscape Design, and 2014 Buckminster Fuller Institute Challenge winner

We are so happy to see our riverfont recreation opportunities grow and are glad so support the important work is being done reestablish the riverfront as the epicenter of what brought Minneapolis into being!

From the Minneapolis Park Board website:

Spotlighting parks design and innovation

Through the Next Generation of Parks™ Lecture Series, global design innovators and local thought-leaders showcase the most exciting new parks destinations and delve into important issues affecting our vibrant city and region.

The 2015 series features impressive talent and dynamic speakers from across the county and around the world – including our own backyard.

This is a FREE public event

Seating is Limited • Register to Secure Your Seat

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Parking & Directions
(reserved parking available)

Co-presented with the
University of Minnesota
as part of the

Nature 3.x: Where is Nature Now? Symposium
April 17-18, 2015

 

More about Kate Orff:

 

Kate Orff and Rob Rogers

News release | SCAPE with Rogers Marvel named Water Works park designers

July 8, 2013 by Janette Law

Team will collaborate extensively with Central Riverfront master planning team on way to early 2014 design

Minneapolis, Minn. – SCAPE and Rogers Marvel will shape one of the most dynamic destinations on the Mississippi River, the Minneapolis Parks Foundationand Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board announced today. The team was selected to create a schematic design for Water Works, a Minneapolis Park Board-owned riverfront district including the former Fuji Ya restaurant site and centered on St. Anthony Falls, the only true waterfall on the Mississippi River – “America’s fourth coast.” Water Works schematic design will begin in August of this year, targeting an early 2014 completion.