News By Category: Events
You’re invited for an evening of exploration and entertainment Friday, Dec 1, 6-9 pm, as the City celebrates the grand opening of Brookview Golden Valley!
This year’s Fall Leaf Drop Off recycling program will be held on Oct 28, Nov 3, Nov 4, and Nov 11. The annual event provides residents a monitored site to dispose of their leaves at no charge.
Water treatment plants can’t remove all prescription medications from wastewater, so it’s important to dispose of unused medication properly. To help residents do just that, the City of Golden Valley will host a prescription Drug Take-Back Day, Oct 28, from 10 am to 2 pm, at the Public Safety Building lobby, 7700 Golden Valley Rd.
Volunteers are needed to help City and Hennepin County staff plant trees and other vegetation along Winnetka Ave Oct 21 from approximately 9 am to noon. Light refreshments and a lunch will be served. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Hennepin County Forester Jen Kullgren at 612-596-1175.
Award-winning author Kao Kalia Yang will deliver a reading from her book “The Latehomecomer” this Monday, Sept 18, at Perpich Center for Arts Education starting at 6:30 pm. The event is part of the second annual Golden Valley Reads program.
The Sept 14 Coffee With A Cop, scheduled for 8:30-10 am at Byerly’s, has been canceled to allow Golden Valley police officers to attend the funeral of their fallen colleague from the Wayzata Police Department. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
After 25 years and some 1,300 photo submissions, the Views Of The Valley photo contest is celebrating its quarter-century anniversary by partnering with Golden Valley Arts (GVA) to present “25 Years in the Valley,” a gallery exhibit highlighting 25 contest-winning photos Sat, Sept 16, from 10 am to 9 pm, at the Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival.
The movie “Rogue One” will be shown at Medley Park Wed, Aug 23, at 8:30 pm. It was originally scheduled for tonight but has been postponed due to weather.
There’s still time to sign up for Golden Valley’s fourth annual Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wed, Aug 23, 1- 4 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building foyer).