April 2012

THANK YOU | Kincaid’s ready and grilling to support tree drive

April 27, 2012 by Janette Law

Hearty thanks to Kincaid’s American Grill, its wonderful team members (especially Kim!) and generous guests for their week-long support of the Minneapolis Parks Foundation, April 16-20. In recognition of Earth Day (April 22), Kincaid’s Bloomington location donated $1 for every salmon order the week prior and capped the fundraiser with a Friday evening beer and.....

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THANK YOU | Volunteers spick-and-span the length of Water Works site

April 26, 2012 by Janette Law

A squeaky-clean thanks to the Minneapolis Parks Foundation volunteers who joined up with friends and family to support the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s 2012 Earth Day Clean Up at our Water Works/Fuji-Ya site, Saturday, June 21. More than two dozen adults and children collected as many bags (or more) of trash and recyclables from.....

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EVENT | Brat & beer benefit at Bloomington Kincaid’s, this Friday, April 20

April 18, 2012 by Janette Law

Help Kincaid’s Classic American Grill celebrate Earth Day this Friday, April 20, 4-7:00PM, with a brat and beer benefit on the patio for the Minneapolis Parks Foundation. All proceeds from the $5 charge will go to our North Minneapolis Tree Replacement project. And remember, this is the week to enjoy salmon at Kincaid’s Bloomington: through.....

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This week only, Kincaid’s Bloomington location will donate $1 for every salmon order

April 16, 2012 by Janette Law

We’re are tickled pink by this generous donation from Kincaid’s Restaurants. In recognition of Earth Day, Kincaid’s of Bloomington will donate $1 for every salmon order, April 16-22, to our North Minneapolis “Tree-covery” effort. Visit Kincaid’s online to make a reservation for lunch or dinner. Then, be sure to join us for Kincaid’s Earth Day.....

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NEWS | WCCO-TV finds Minne

by Janette Law

WCCO-TV’s Angela Davis got up close and personal with Minne this week. Watch her exclusive “Finding Minnesota” segment:  

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CATCH MINNE! | April membership promotion

April 6, 2012 by Janette Law

We’re celebrating Minne, our beloved Lake Creature, in our April membership drive. From April 6-30, when you join at the $35 Member level we will give you a Minne Frisbee®, so you and your family and friends can play with Minne at your favorite Minneapolis parks this summer. Additionally, the first ten $35 memberships purchased.....

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EVENT | Get spring cleaning & greening at Water Works, Saturday, April 21

April 2, 2012 by Janette Law

We invite you to join members of our staff and board on Saturday, April 21, 9:30 AM – 12 Noon, for a spring clean of the Water Works site along the Mississippi Riverfront. The event is part of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board‘s 18th annual Minneapolis Earth Day Clean Up. Click on the poster.....

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