Upcoming Events

Mar
25
Sat
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery

Have you found your school yet?

The first-ever guide & directory of every Minneapolis school

Parent Workshop Event

Receive a copy of Minneapolis School Finder

  • Ask questions
  • Listen to parent-led panel about the school selection process
  • Food & child care provided
  • FREE & Open to the public

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/240357536427885/ or at info@minneapolisschoolfinder.org

 

Mar
27
Mon
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building.

Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!

Mar
28
Tue
Drum Group
Mar 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
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
29
Wed
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building.

Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!

Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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    Community enriching programs and events. A gathering place for all people.
Mar
23
Thu
CO-ED Volleyball @ Gym
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
CO-ED Volleyball @ Gym

Co-Ed Volleyball for adults, all levels welcome.

Mar
24
Fri
Walking Club @ Gym
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Walking Club @ Gym

No goals just fun!

We try to walk outside weather permitting and old-time music offered when inside

FAN Fit @ Gym
Mar 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Mar
25
Sat
Insanity Workout
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery

Have you found your school yet?

The first-ever guide & directory of every Minneapolis school

Parent Workshop Event

Receive a copy of Minneapolis School Finder

  • Ask questions
  • Listen to parent-led panel about the school selection process
  • Food & child care provided
  • FREE & Open to the public

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/240357536427885/ or at info@minneapolisschoolfinder.org

 

Mar
27
Mon
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building.

Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!

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
2
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
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 1:00 pm
Reserved @ Auditorium
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
3
4
5
6
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
7
Drum Group 5:00 pm
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.[...]
AA 7:00 pm
AA @ Auditorium
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
8
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
Program Directors Meeting 10:00 am
Program Directors Meeting @ Auditorium
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This is a closed meeting. Program directors only.
MUID Health & Wellness Meeting 2:00 pm
MUID Health & Wellness Meeting @ Auditorium
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This is a closed meeting.
Ojibwe and Dakota Language 4:00 pm
Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
9
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Mar 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.
Reserved 1:00 pm
Reserved @ Auditorium
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
10
11
MPS – Indian Education 10:00 am
MPS – Indian Education @ Lower Gallery
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
12
13
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
14
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Mar 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
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
15
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
Ojibwe and Dakota Language 4:00 pm
Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
16
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Mar 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
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
17
Mini Powwow 5:00 pm
Mini Powwow
Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Light meal at 5:00pm Grand Entry at 6:00pm Please join us at the Minneapolis American Indian Center as we celebrate our community at Family Fun Night. Everyone Welcome!
Survivance Exhibit Gallery Opening 6:00 pm
Survivance Exhibit Gallery Opening @ Two Rivers Gallery
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Survivance Exhibit Gallery Opening @ Two Rivers Gallery | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
A multi-disciplinary art show profiling Native American artists and performers. Photographic portraits of Aza Erdrich, Palas Erdrich, Maggie Thompson, Rory Wakemup, Isabella LaBlanc and Carolyn Anderson by John Ratzloff, alongside real life examples of their[...]
18
Mexica New Year 7:00 pm
Mexica New Year
Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mexica New Year
Foundations of Indigenous Nations Concert
19
20
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
21
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Mar 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
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
22
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
Ojibwe and Dakota Language 4:00 pm
Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
23
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Mar 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
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
Foster Parent Info Session 2:00 pm
Foster Parent Info Session @ Wigwam
Mar 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[...]
24
25
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder 11:00 am
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parent Workshop Minneapolis School Finder @ Gym & Lower Gallery
Have you found your school yet? The first-ever guide & directory of every Minneapolis school Parent Workshop Event Receive a copy of Minneapolis School Finder Ask questions Listen to parent-led panel about the school selection[...]
26
27
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
28
Drum Group 5:00 pm
Drum Group
Mar 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
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
29
Elder’s Workout 10:00 am
Elder’s Workout @ Gym
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Group exercise focusing on balance, support, and energy-building. Restricted mobility elders encouraged to join!
Ojibwe and Dakota Language 4:00 pm
Ojibwe and Dakota Language
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
30
AARP Volunteer Tax Service 9:00 am
AARP Volunteer Tax Service @ Lower Gallery
Mar 30 @ 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
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed event
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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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