Sue Z.'s Charitable Check-In: February
Give back to food shelves and feed Native youth—while skiing, making clay bowls, and enjoying silent and live auctions
Courtesy Big Island and Back!
Try not to let the wind, snow, and ice deter your plans to join in on these upcoming events in our fair state. Give back to food shelves and feed Native youth—while skiing, making clay bowls, and enjoying silent and live auctions.
Big Island & Back!
Saturday, Feb. 9
Big Island Swim & Surf Company, 229 Water St., Excelsior
Get to Big Island in Excelsior for the eighth-annual day of Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, kite skiing, fat biking, and snowboard racing on Lake Minnetonka. Take part or be a spectator. Proceeds benefit ICA Food Shelf and Freshwater Society. After the race, warm up with Joey Nova's pizza and live music at Excelsior Brewing Company. Learn more.
Saturday, Feb. 9-23
Hopkins Community Education, 1001 Highway 7, Hopkins
Monday, Feb. 25
International Market Square, 275 Market St., Minneapolis
LEAP: Feeding Native Families, Empowering Native Youth is a fundraiser for the Horizons Unlimited food shelf and Youth Leadership Development Program. The event is at International Market Square, with delicious appetizers by D’Amico & Sons and a cash bar, plus a silent auction of original art, jewelry, gift baskets, gift certificates, and lots more. There’s also a live auction with vacation packages. Proceeds help feed Native families and empower Native youth. Learn more.
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