Education & Community

Reach for Resources Annual Meeting & Free Italian Meal

Reach for Resources (Reach), a non-profit organization whose mission
is to support individuals with disabilities and mental illness to reach
their full potential, invites the general public to its annual meeting.
Attendees will hear how Reach did in 2017, as well as learn about future
plans in continuing to support individuals with developmental
disabilities reach their full potential. 

ModernWell Readers and Writers Literary Event Kick-Off

This conference is for readers and writers to connect with one another, be inspired by and have an opportunity to meet with featured guest authors, agents, publishers, and editors. During the daylong conference, attendees may attend keynote and panel discussions, classes, and workshops. Attendees will enjoy snacks and beverages throughout the afternoon and appetizers and wine will be served at 5:30. For more info, head to the website here or email us at

Community Block Party

us for the 6th Annual FREE Community Block Party at Golden Valley
Lutheran Church!

Outdoor Worship at 10:30. Fun and activities for all
ages start at 11:30 and go until 3pm.

WaterFest 2017

“Make Waves” at WaterFest 2017. This free, family festival celebrating our clean lakes offers fun and an opportunity for outdoor hands-on learning about clean water, wildlife, and land and water conservation. Start the day with a Voyageur canoe ride, paddle a canoe, kayak or paddleboat, learn to fish or participate in a fishing contest.

Perspectives is Celebrating 40 Years!

Come join us under the big white tent, (in our NEW parking lot), as we
celebrate all the lives that have been touched over the last fourty
years by the work done at Perspectives.  Plus we will share our exciting
plans for the future and the neighborhood.  We will have food, cake,
ice cream (homemade by the students in Kids Cafe) and more.  The event
is free and family friendly!

Navigate Your Divorce Journey

Jaime Hansen, Financial Advisor with Morgan Stanley, presents the 7th annual "Navigate Your Divorce Journey" conference. Jordana Green, talk show host on WCCO, emcees the all-day educational conference which includes two keynote presentations; choice of four out of sixteen break-out sessions, breakfast, lunch, two breaks, prizes, raffle and auction and a cocktail reception at the end of the day featuring a Fashion Show by Cabi.

The Hopkins Raspberry Festival

The 81st Annual Hopkins Raspberry Festival will take place the third week of July in various locations throughout the city of Hopkins. Events are family-friendly and include:


  • Royalty Coronation
  • Kids Fishing Event
  • Sporting Events
  • Arts and Crafts Fair
  • Music
  • Fireworks
  • Grand Day Parade
For a full schedule of events or more information, please visit or call (952) 931-0878.


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