North Mpls “Tree-covery”

NEWS RELEASE | Minneapolis Parks Foundation advises that so-called “Re- Leafers” may spread throughout the Twin Cities

May 8, 2012 by Janette Law

“Trees are good” thinking may lead to funding for 400 trees for four tornado-ravaged Minneapolis neighborhoods and a whole lotta community good Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA – You wouldn’t know it from a casual stroll around this idyllic Midwestern town, but an American cultural hybrid may be branching out here. Authorities haven’t officially identified the cultivar,.....

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NEWS RELEASE (MPRB) | Volunteer for Arbor Week Community Planting Event, May 19

by Janette Law

Arbor Week Celebration May 15-19 Corporations to plant more than 1,000 trees May 15–18; Community planting event at Folwell Park May 19 May 3, 2012 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Arborists from the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) are teaming up with community and local business volunteers to celebrate Arbor Week by planting more than 1,000 boulevard.....

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NEWS | MPRB’s Minneapolis “Treecovery” underway

May 2, 2012 by Janette Law

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board recently announced its “Northside Treecovery Program”; we’ve excerpted the news release, below (or read the full release here). The Minneapolis Parks Foundation is proud to provide an avenue for community members to help support the effort. Monday, April 09, 2012 Minneapolis Park Board begins planting 3,100 trees in tornado.....

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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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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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