Entries by Stephanie Kwong

Free screening: No Blood of Mine

You’re invited to a free film screening of the neo-noir mystery No Blood of Mine followed by Q&A with Writer and Director Wesley Ellenwood and cast member Larry Yazzie (Meskwaki Nation of Central Iowa). The story follows Victoria, a young businesswoman, who accepts a loan from a North Dakota gangster. When her Williston business fails, […]

The 2017 Memory Lanes Block Party

89.3 the Current presents: Memory Lanes Block Party 201​7​! This two day event kicks off Memorial Day Weekend 2017. Saturday May 2​7​ & Sunday May 2​8​ 3:00 pm – 2:00 am both days​ All Ages 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm, 21+ after 10:00 pm $5 Admission per day, Free after 10:00 pm ​ Rain or […]

Mississippi River Trail Grand Opening

RAIN OR SHINE! Come celebrate the newest trail segment of the Mississippi River Trail through beautiful Spring Lake Park Reserve. Festivities will include live music and dancing by the Wild Goose Chase Cloggers, birding lessons, live raptors from The Raptor Center, kid’s activities including a bike decorating station, a community bike ride, free pedicab rides […]

WIN TICKETS: Minnesota Tonight

In a style similar to The Daily Show, Minnesota Tonight takes on politics, headlines and legislation through a satirical lens focused entirely on issues affecting our state. Join us at the Brave New Workshop’s ETC Theatre for our May show, where we will be tackling the child care crisis in Minnesota! Joining us will be interview guest […]

Art-A-Whirl 2017

Presented by the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA), Art-A-Whirl is an open studio tour in Northeast Minneapolis. It’s a great opportunity to tour private artist studios and galleries, connect with the artists, and purchase original artwork. See the work of more than 600 artists in more than 20 mediums including clay, furniture, glass, painting, photography, […]

Third Thursday: Hello Summer

CHOOSE your own summertime adventure with MSP Hello. CONNECT with longtime locals and newcomers to the Twin Cities with Grown-Up Club! CHEER ON your favorite local sports team (or join one yourself!) PREPARE yourself to survive in Minnesota’s great outdoors with Mississippi Park Connection. MARK your calendar for upcoming music festivals and art fairs with […]

Free sailboat rides on Lake Calhoun!

Once again, Sailing Lake Calhoun is offering free sailboat rides this summer! Participating is 100% free and they have nothing to sell or promote, other than meeting new people, sharing experiences and having a good time.  I took advantage of this offer a few times in the past and had a blast learning to sail and […]