Education & Community

Yom HaShoah–Holocaust Remembrance

To mark Genocide Awareness Month, Edina hosts a series of programs about human rights and honor the memory of victims of genocide. The third part of the series will feature Fred Amram, a Holocaust survivor. The event will also include a photo display, as well as participation in an ongoing art project in conjunction with another display.  Read more about Yom HaShoah–Holocaust Remembrance

Lecture on Rwandan Genocide

To mark Genocide Awareness Month, Edina hosts a series of programs about human rights. The second part of the series features Dr. Ellen Kennedy, executive director of World Without Genocide and an Edina resident. Kennedy will discuss the Rwandan genocide on its 20th anniversary and speak on the current situation in Congo. On a local front, there will also be a discussion about what is being done in Minnesota to decrease street violence.  Read more about Lecture on Rwandan Genocide

Edina on the Map

The Edina Historical Society presents “Edina on the Map,” the newest exhibition at the Edina History Museum. This concept comes from “Minnesota on the Map,” a previous exhibit that touched on historical events in Minnesota’s history. Now it is Edina’s turn, as neighborhoods and their past are rediscovered. Frank Cardarelle, who worked as a surveyor in Edina, will be available for groups to book for a discussion on specific neighborhoods and their history. Read more about Edina on the Map

HERO Dog Product Launch

HERO, a new Minnetonka-based pet product company is launching a line of “HERO” products to raise awareness, money and hope for rescue dogs.  The company, which will donate a percentage of profits to rescue dog causes, is launching the brand through a crowdfunding IndieGoGo campaign that kicks off February 22 at Bubbly Paws at Excelsior and Grand. Read more about HERO Dog Product Launch

St. Peter's Elementary Open House & Learning Fair

St. Peter's Lutheran Elementary School Open House & Learning Fair begins with a complimentary dinner.  Next, visit each classroom to learn about a different state.  Our teachers will be providing educational activities for your student as well as answering your questions.  St. Peter's Elementary School provides for Kindergarten through 5th Grade. Our Early Childhood Education Center provides for infants through Prekindergarten.   Read more about St. Peter's Elementary Open House & Learning Fair

Pet Adoption Event

Searching for a furry friend to complete your family? It’s a Pet’s Life will host its twice monthly adoption event at the Edina location. Come by and meet some potential puppy candidates who will want to sniff, lick and paw right into your heart. 952.831.1229. Read more about Pet Adoption Event


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