The pool replacement at Hi-view Park has begun and the turtle was removed intact! Keep your eyes on the project as it continues….the playground replacement should begin soon. Meanwhile, watch here for the date for the Grand Re-opening of the Columbia Park picnic shelter scheduled for sometime this October…..
Thursday, August 20th, 3:30 – 7:30 pm
Edison High School 700 22nd AV NE
Don’t miss this annual, Northeast community tradition on Thursday, August 20th at Edison High School. The Barbeque provides a casual, fun opportunity for students and families, staff, and area residents to come together and build the relationships that ultimately strengthen both schools and our neighborhoods. The event is open and free for all!
The regular Board/ General Meeting of the Columbia Park Neighborhood Association will be held Monday August 17, 2015 at 6:30 pm at the Columbia Golf Manor 3300 Central AV NE, main floor Bride’s Room at end of the south corridor.
Need Accessible entrance opened call Liz at 612-390-3735
Columbia Park Draft Meeting Agenda for Monday August 17, 2015
6:30 – Call to Order for Board Actions
6:31 – Approval of the Agenda
6:32 – Election of 2015-16 Officers Co-chair (2), Secretary, Treasurer
6:35 – Approval the CPNA Draft minutes for June 15, 2015 Annual Meeting
6:39 – Treasurer’s Report- Receive and File August 2015
6:45 – General Meeting
– Old Business
Recap of 2015 Annual Meeting
Improvements or Suggestions for 2016
Hi-View in 2016 to coordinate with Grand Opening of the new Pool and Playground
– New Business
Tree Grinding site presentation by Ralph Sievert and Randy Windsperger
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Forestry Department
7:30 – Announcements/ Communications
Tuesday evening August 4th is National Night Out (NNO). There are 2 events registered for the Columbia Park Neighborhood. One at Hi View Park and one at the Architect Triangle. Both events start at 6:00pm, are pot luck picnics and have fun for the kids (games at the Triangle and an egg hunt at Hi View). Come join your neighbors for some fun, getting to know one another and share a meal. For a list of registered NNO events in Minneapolis look here. For more information on NNO citywide check out the website. Don’t forget your lawn chairs and insect repellent!
Hi View Park
The Columbia Park Neighborhood Association takes the month of July off. Instead we suggest you check out the recap of our annual meeting in photos on our Facebook page.
Next event in the neighborhood is National Night Out. More information as it becomes available. Interested in hosting a block party find more information at the NNO website.
The Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board has created a website that lists all sorts of fun and interesting activities going on this summer in the City. It includes parks, libraries, schools and more… Looking to keep your young people busy, check it out!
What’s up 612
The following full slate was elected at the 2015 Annual Meeting on June 15, 2015
Jane McCarney Justin Martin
Darielle Dannen Brian Wollum
Elaine Nissen Yusuf Mohamed
Mike Melman Vicki Jensen
Jeff Schalles Irro Mohamed
Congratulations on your election….Officers will be decided at the next meeting of the board on Monday August 17, 2015
The CPNA Annual Meeting, Board Elections and Potluck Picnic will take place at 6:00pm on Monday June 15, 2015 at Hi View Park
The meeting will occur rain or shine, seating under the tent with the Castle Bouncy House and Hi-View playground available for the kids (sorry but the pool is out of order). Picnic starts at 6:00 (plates, utensils, cups and napkins provided) bring a dish to share.