Music Majors at the Performing Institute of Minnesota attended a Q&A Workshop with Jeremy Messersmith, who spoke with the high schools vocal and instrumental music majors on November 28th. Photography by Alex Horgan.
Lion's Club celebrates another year of community support and brotherhood. Lions support causes that focus on eyesight, diabetes, hearing, vocal and other disabilities. They are also often the first on the scene with donations in times of disaster. Roar! Lion's Roar!
Students from PiM High School participated in a dance master class with Malpaso Dance Company's artistic director, Osnel Delgado. A pit stop for the Brazil-based dance company during their tour to MN for a concert at Northrop Auditorium.
This year's Prairie Brewfest was a smashing success. The craft-beer sampling event featuring nearly 20 craft-beer brewers, live music, games, and food trucks. Proceeds from Prairie Brewfest went to the Eden Prairie Community Foundation.
On August 31st, the Eden Prairie Dance Team wrapped up its Annual Walk-a-thon fundraiser. Over 40 EPDT dancers and 20 Special Olympians participated. Over 11 years the dance team have logged in 60 miles and donated $12,000 to the Special Olympics - Western Wings Chapter.
Around 5,000 ears of corn were consumed at this year's Eden Prairie Lions Corn Feed at Round Lake Park. Funds raised went towards the projects and nonprofits supported by the Eden Prairie Lions and Lioness Clubs.
Saturday, September 2nd the newly formed Eden Prairie Chinese Association celebrated with a ribbon cutting, picnic, and entertainment at Riley Lake Park Pavilion. About 150 people attended and brought dishes to share. There was traditional music, singing, poetry, and dancing. Mingzhou Huaxia Chinese School shared games and Mandarin class information.
More than 1,500 guests filled the ballroom of the RiverCenter to reflect on the contributions of donors and supporters who helped Starkey Hearing Foundation continue to transcend borders around the world to spread the gift of hearing. The Gala raised more than $7 million. Photography by Genét Jean-Pierre.
The Eden Prairie Orangetheory Fitness team comes out to support the Eden Prairie Fire Department’s 7th Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday June 24th at Purgatory Creek Park in support of the American Cancer Society. Thanks Eden Prairie Fire Fighters and thanks Orangetheory Fitness for your participation.