NATIVITY B.S.A. TROOP 67 is accepting donations of gently used but serviceable bicycles for its annual bike sale from 9 a.m. to noon today at the school, 1900 Wellesley Ave. To donate a bike, send an email to well in advance of the sale, and the Scouts will arrange a no-contact pickup.

WOMEN’S DRUM CENTER, 2242 University Ave., will conduct a workshop in tongue drumming and meditation from 10-11:30 a.m. via Zoom. The cost is $30. To register, email

SHORT TOURS of historic Irvine Park will be conducted at 11:15 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. today by the Ramsey County Historical Society in conjunction with the release of a new coloring book with detailed sketches of 18 historic homes ringing the park. The tours are limited to 16 people, and masks are required. Tickets are $30 and include a copy of the coloring book. Register at

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THE SAINT PAUL HIKING CLUB will gather this afternoon for a five-mile hike along Minnehaha Creek and around Lake Hiawatha and Hiawatha Golf Course. The hike will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the corner of Minnehaha Parkway and 35th Avenue South in Minneapolis. New members are welcome. Call Sharon at 651-207-5926.

A POLLINATOR PLANT SALE will be held from noon-3 p.m. today at the Temple of Aaron Synagogue, 616 S. Mississippi River Blvd. A variety of annuals and perennials that are organically grown and pollinator friendly will be available, along with heirloom tomatoes, vegetables and herbs. Order forms are due by May 12 and are available at the temple office or by emailing Curbside pickup is available for pre-orders. Masks are required. Call Margie at 651-698-4358.

“AGING WITH GUSTO,” an online program for women, will be offered by the Jewish Family Service from 10-11:30 a.m. today, May 23 and June 6. To register for this three-part program, call 651-283-1700 or email by May 12.

“DECRIMINALIZING COMMUNITIES: Jewish Solidarity in the Fight Against Our (In)Justice System” will be addressed from 10 a.m.-noon by Sarah Buchlaw of Jewish Community Action. The online program is sponsored by Or Emet. To register, email Scott Chazdon at


A HIGHLAND BRIDGE PROJECT update offering an overview of construction at the former Ford Plant in Highland Park will be offered online at 6 p.m. A 60-minute presentation by master developer Ryan Companies will be followed by a 30-minute Q&A. To register for the program, visit Participants are encouraged to submit questions in advance by emailing


HEIRLOOM AND HYBRID TOMATOES, peppers, herbs and a wide variety of annuals and perennials will be available at reasonable prices today and tomorrow at the Association for Nonsmokers Minnesota’s annual plant sale. The event runs from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. both days at 1647 Laurel Ave. Call 651-646-3005 or visit

EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, a 12-step program for emotional health for residents of the Macalester-Groveland and Midway areas, is meeting at 7 p.m. every Friday via conference call. Call 515-606-5450 and use access code 722360# or contact Paul at 651-402-6774 for more information.


JOIN VOLUNTEERS in eliminating invasive garlic mustard between 9 and 11 a.m. on the Mississippi River sand flats in South Minne­a­polis. Friends of the Mississippi River will provide tools. For information, call 651-222-2193 ext. 27 or email


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