News & Events

Items of Interest to MHNA

We compile a monthly list of events and news that generally appeals to all Marcy-Holmes neighbors, called "Items of Interest", which is emailed on the first week of the month.   Submit items to the MHNA office in advance of our deadline, which is the first Thursday of the month at noon. " Items of Interest" are emailed, and posted here, in the first week of the month.

MHNA’s editorial policy for " Items of Interest"  is to include community events and activities that happen in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood and information about events that happen nearby which are of general interest to people who live or visit here. We also occasionally include information about neighborhood or nearby commercial ventures ( e,g, stores, restaurants) IF they have something unique going on or are new to our area. We want to encourage the wonderful variety of businesses here, but we can’t include listings about every sale or promotion. We try to keep the information in "Items of Interest" as thorough and correct as possible, but can’t guarantee that event details won’t have changed since we got the information. Therefore, it never hurts to check the websites before venturing out.

April 06, 2015 |

Earth Day Clean-Ups in Marcy-Holmes

Earth Day River Clean-Up Sat April 25th from 9:30 - noon at Father Henenpin Bluffs Park, 6th Ave SE  & Main Street:

Look for the Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association banner

We'll have refreshments, maps, bags and gloves for volunteers. Help clean our beautiful riverfront from 35W to Nicollet Island.

This is a Rain or Shine event, so dress appropriately. 

After the Clean-Up, volunteers are invited to a free lunch at First Congregational Church, 500 8th Ave SE.

Sunday April 26th UMN-Student sponsored  Clean-Up

Meet at the Purple Onion, 13th Ave SE & University…

April 02, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • April 2015

Items of Interest • April 2015

March 31, 2015 | News

Creative Places Agenda, April 6, 2015

Creative Places Agenda, April 6, 2015

March 23, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Transportation Committee Agenda - 3/25/2015

Transportation Committee Agenda - 3/25/2015

March 18, 2015 | News

Status of Dinkytown Trees

Status of Dinkytown Trees


March 10, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • March 2015

Items of Interest • March 2015

February 18, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Public Meeting: 6th Ave SE Traffic Circles

Public Meeting: 6th Ave SE Traffic Circles

Installing Traffic Circles on 6th Ave SE at 6th and 7th Streets SE

Public Meeting: Wed, Feb 25, 2015, 6 - 7:30 pm

Andrew Riverside Church, 403 8th Ave SE

Click HERE for more details

The city is now completing the Stone Arch Bike Boulevard on 6th Ave SE to connect the major bike route on the Stone Arch Bridge with neighborhoods north of the bridge and the UMN.  The Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Assocication's Transportation Committee invites you to discuss these traffic calming solutions…

February 06, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • February 2015

Items of Interest • February 2015

January 26, 2015 |

Looking to buy a home in the University District?

The Alliance Housing Committee and the City of Lakes Community Land Trust are hosting two upcoming information sessions about land trust homebuyer assistance opportunities in the University District.  The following notice is being posted on neighborhood community and University newsletters and list serves.  You can help to promote the sessions by circulating this information to your communication channels as you see appropriate:  Assistance to buy a home in the University District of Minneapolis for households with incomes at 80% or less of metro median--an orientation session with the City of Lakes Community Land Trust, 12:00 noon on Friday, January…

January 09, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Board & General Membership Meeting - VENUE CHANGE

Because of the recent closing of Pracna, the January 20 Board and General Membership Meeting will be held at 

Minneapolis Event Center | 212 2nd Street SE

(in St. Anthony Main – enter on 2nd St SE)

Board Meeting: 6 pm
General membership: 7:30 pm

Please contact our office 612.623.7633 if you have any questions about this change.

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