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Sick of Breathing Dirty Air? Adopt the Sky

Did you know the EPA is considering stronger limits on smog in our air? Doctors and scientists say the new limits don’t go far enough. Now powerful polluters are pushing back, trying to stop any change. Here’s a free site that gives everyone a chance to make their voice heard: adoptthesky.org Everyone from kids to […]

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Gibbs Museum of Pioneer & Dakotah Life’s Apple Festival

Visit the Gibbs Museum’s Apple Festival on Sunday October 19th for family fun and food focusing on the apple. Tour the heritage apple orchard which contains apple trees that were the favorite varieties of Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin; enjoy a mini hayride; make apple dolls or a dried apple necklace; meet Johnny Appleseed; sample […]

A Squirrel’s Snowy Snack

A squirrel found a good, but snowy snack in this South Minneapolis back yard suet feeder Wednesday after he ran off the chickadees and juncos.

Whittier Green Fair

Saturday, October 18th, 1-4pm at First Christian Church, 2201 1st Ave S, Minneapolis Get Informed! Get Inspired! “Green” exhibitors with info on reducing your energy bills, transportation alternatives, gardening, recycling and much more! This is a FREE event with FREE giveaways and ALL are welcome! 20+ exhibitors and 4 terrific workshops. Workshop Schedule: 1pm–“Save Energy, […]