Upcoming Events

Feb
28
Tue
Drum Group
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group

MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN

(TOGETHER WE LEARN)

Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.

For Native Male Teens 8-18 years old.

AA @ Auditorium
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
1
Wed
Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mar
2
Thu
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

AARP offers free tax preperation to low income and those over 50 years of age.
If you would like to have your taxes completed by AARP Please contact Morgan Thompson to schedule an appointment.

Reserved @ Auditorium
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Closed event

Mar
7
Tue
Drum Group
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group

MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN

(TOGETHER WE LEARN)

Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.

For Native Male Teens 8-18 years old.

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Feb
27
Mon
Walking Club
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Demo w/Val @ Congregate Dinning
Feb 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Insanity Workout @ Gym
Feb 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Yoga
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Native Women’s Only Basketball @ Gym
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Native Women's Only Basketball @ Gym

Native Women’s only Basketball.

New participant’s must register with the Native FAN program.

Feb
28
Tue
Running Club
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Two Rivers Gallery

Two Rivers Gallery

Two Rivers Gallery provides a space for emerging Native artists to exhibit work and nurture creativity, strengthening Native art and artistic voices within the Twin Cities.

Current Exhibit
Gatherings Cafe

Gatherings Cafe

Gatherings Cafe is a small restaurant operated by the MAIC. We have daily lunch specials and can also provide box lunches for pick-up.

Menu & Hours
Woodland Crafts Gift Shop

Woodland Crafts Gift Shop

Handmade gifts by local artists. Beadwork of all types, jewelry, Native music & DVD movies, beading supplies, T-shirts, and greeting cards.

More Info

Calendar of Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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2
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5
6
7
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group
MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN (TOGETHER WE LEARN) Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.[...]
9
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
AARP offers free tax preperation to low income and those over 50 years of age. If you would like to have your taxes completed by AARP Please contact Morgan Thompson to schedule an appointment.
Cooking Matters 6:00 pm
Cooking Matters @ Congregate Dining
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
***CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL*** Contact Val Lafave for the next class series. Parents and kids cook together (one adult and one child per family) A professional chef demonstrates recipes Sample what is prepared Healthy food[...]
10
Healthy Snack w/Elders
Diabetes Prevention Group 10:30 am
Diabetes Prevention Group @ Wigwam
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Reserved 1:00 pm
Reserved @ Auditorium
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
MUID Health & Wellness Meeting 2:00 pm
MUID Health & Wellness Meeting @ Auditorium
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This is a closed meeting.
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12
13
14
Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women’s March 11:00 am
Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women’s March
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Honor missing and murdered Indigenous folks of All genders across All continents! Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition, Indigenous Women’s LifeNet and Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center co-host. Wear RED! BRING BANNERS, SIGNS, SHAWLS, STAFFS,[...]
Valentine’s Day Party w/Elders 12:00 pm
Valentine’s Day Party w/Elders @ Congregate Dining
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Must be registered with congregate dining.
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group
MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN (TOGETHER WE LEARN) Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.[...]
AA 7:00 pm
AA @ Auditorium
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
16
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
AARP offers free tax preperation to low income and those over 50 years of age. If you would like to have your taxes completed by AARP Please contact Morgan Thompson to schedule an appointment.
Reserved 1:00 pm
Reserved @ Auditorium
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
Cooking Matters 6:00 pm
Cooking Matters @ Congregate Dining
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
***CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL*** Contact Val Lafave for the next class series. Parents and kids cook together (one adult and one child per family) A professional chef demonstrates recipes Sample what is prepared Healthy food[...]
18
19
20
Fiddler on the Roof 7:00 pm
Fiddler on the Roof @ Lower Gallery
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ten Thousand Things Theater presents…. Fiddler on the Roof The story of a father’s struggle to maintain his religious and cultural traditions under the persecution of Tsar of Russia. Directed by Michelle Hensley Featuring: Joy[...]
21
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group
MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN (TOGETHER WE LEARN) Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.[...]
AA 7:00 pm
AA @ Auditorium
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
23
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
AARP offers free tax preperation to low income and those over 50 years of age. If you would like to have your taxes completed by AARP Please contact Morgan Thompson to schedule an appointment.
Reserved 1:00 pm
Reserved @ Auditorium
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
Foster Parent Info Session 2:00 pm
Foster Parent Info Session @ Wigwam
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you interested in becoming a foster parent? American Indian Family and Children’s Services will be hosting foster parent informational sessions in St. Paul and Minneapolis in February, March and April! February 21st from 2-3pm[...]
Cooking Matters 6:00 pm
Cooking Matters @ Congregate Dining
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
***CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL*** Contact Val Lafave for the next class series. Parents and kids cook together (one adult and one child per family) A professional chef demonstrates recipes Sample what is prepared Healthy food[...]
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25
26
27
28
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drum Group
MAAMAWI GIGIKENDAASOMIN (TOGETHER WE LEARN) Reduce substance abuse among at-risk Urban American Indian youth by promoting protective factors through experiential experiences and that both challenge the youth, and help them reconnect them to their culture.[...]
AA 7:00 pm
AA @ Auditorium
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 

Programs

Minneapolis American Indian Center has a variety of programs operating each week. Learn more about the programs here or check out the calendar to find out what is happening this week.

Woodland Indian Crafts

Two Rivers Art Gallery

Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act

The Minneapolis American Indian Center provides employment and training services to American Indians, Alaskan Natives and Hawaiian Natives r...

Gatherings Café

Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program

The goal of the Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program (PCAP) is to reduce substance abuse among at-risk urban American Indian youth ...

Indigenous Women’s Life Net

The Indigenous Women’s Life Net (IWLN) Program provides supportive services for American Indian survivors of sexual and domestic assault. ...

Ginew/Golden Eagle

The Ginew/Golden Eagle Program is a year-round after school program serving American Indian youth ages 5-18. Located in the Minneapolis Amer...

Indian Child Welfare Act

Indian Child Welfare Act Programs The Indian Child Welfare Act Program at the Minneapolis American Indian Center is an umbrella for several...

Native Fitness & Nutrition

The Native FAN Program works to reduce health disparities in the American Indian community of the Twin Cities by reducing the prevalence of ...

Congregate Dining

The Minneapolis American Indian Center offers lunchtime meals for older adults age 60 and up.  This program was created to meet the nutriti...

Senior Transportation

The Minneapolis American Indian Center’s Seniors Transportation Program helps American Indian and other older adults get to the services a...

Seniors Health & Wellness/Urban Wisdom Steps

The Seniors Health & Wellness Program is intended to help American Indian older adults stay healthy, and prevent or manage health condit...

Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program

The goal of the Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program (PCAP) is to reduce substance abuse among at-risk urban American Indian youth ...

Ginew/Golden Eagle

The Ginew/Golden Eagle Program is a year-round after school program serving American Indian youth ages 5-18. Located in the Minneapolis Amer...

Native Fitness & Nutrition

The Native FAN Program works to reduce health disparities in the American Indian community of the Twin Cities by reducing the prevalence of ...

Congregate Dining

The Minneapolis American Indian Center offers lunchtime meals for older adults age 60 and up.  This program was created to meet the nutriti...

Senior Transportation

The Minneapolis American Indian Center’s Seniors Transportation Program helps American Indian and other older adults get to the services a...

Seniors Health & Wellness/Urban Wisdom Steps

The Seniors Health & Wellness Program is intended to help American Indian older adults stay healthy, and prevent or manage health condit...

Gatherings Café

Native Fitness & Nutrition

The Native FAN Program works to reduce health disparities in the American Indian community of the Twin Cities by reducing the prevalence of ...

Congregate Dining

The Minneapolis American Indian Center offers lunchtime meals for older adults age 60 and up.  This program was created to meet the nutriti...

Seniors Health & Wellness/Urban Wisdom Steps

The Seniors Health & Wellness Program is intended to help American Indian older adults stay healthy, and prevent or manage health condit...

Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act

The Minneapolis American Indian Center provides employment and training services to American Indians, Alaskan Natives and Hawaiian Natives r...

Gatherings Café

Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program

The goal of the Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program (PCAP) is to reduce substance abuse among at-risk urban American Indian youth ...

Indigenous Women’s Life Net

The Indigenous Women’s Life Net (IWLN) Program provides supportive services for American Indian survivors of sexual and domestic assault. ...

Indian Child Welfare Act

Indian Child Welfare Act Programs The Indian Child Welfare Act Program at the Minneapolis American Indian Center is an umbrella for several...

Woodland Indian Crafts

Two Rivers Art Gallery

Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program

The goal of the Prevention through Cultural Awareness Program (PCAP) is to reduce substance abuse among at-risk urban American Indian youth ...

About Minneapolis American Indian Center

Minneapolis American Indian Center is a community center in the heart of the American Indian community of Minneapolis. It is one of the oldest Indian centers in the country, founded in 1975. We provide educational and social services to more than 10,000 members of the community annually. We preserve and support American Indian cultural traditions through the arts, youth and inter-generational programs.

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