News By Category: Events
October 28, 2020
Just like many large group gatherings this year, Canadian Pacific (CP) has made the decision to hold a virtual holiday themed concert instead of its typical Holiday Train celebration. At this time, the CP intends to resume the traditional Holiday Train tour in 2021.
October 27, 2020
The second year of outdoor pub curling at Brookview begins Friday, Oct 30. This year Brookview offers drop-in and league play as well as rentals for events and parties.
October 26, 2020
October 19, 2020
October 15, 2020
October 14, 2020
The Golden Valley Human Rights Commissions has partnered with Robbinsdale Schools Community Education to sponsor a few of its upcoming programs. Residents are encouraged to sign up and participate.
October 14, 2020
To bring the conversation of human rights to a younger audience, the Golden Valley Human Rights Commission has expanded its annual Martin Luther King Human Rights Contest to accept submissions from all grade levels, K–12. The deadline to enter is Dec 1, 2020 and winners will be announced Dec 10, 2020. K–5 and 6–12 winners will receive a cash prize.
October 8, 2020
Young voters can face unique challenges to voter participation and, as a result, opt out of the process entirely. In 2018, 52 percent of young voters reported the need to rearrange work or school schedules in order to vote, 39 percent did not know where to vote, and 26 percent needed help with questions about candidates, ballots, and polls, according to the Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement. Learn more about structural and social barriers to voting like these at the City’s Oct 8 virtual forum “Building An Equitable Golden Valley: What Does It Mean to Have Access to Voting?”
October 7, 2020
October 6, 2020
Many states across the country automatically remove the names of registered voters from the poll books if they haven’t voted in recent elections. In Minnesota, if you haven’t voted in four years, your name is likely to be “purged” from the registered voting list. Luckily, Minnesota has same day registration, but individuals in other states aren’t so lucky. Voter registration and poll purges are just two of the issues that will be discussed in the City’s Oct 8 virtual forum “Building An Equitable Golden Valley: What Does It Mean to Have Access to Voting?”