Browsing Archive: July, 2013

What I Know 7-31-13

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, July 31, 2013,

This will be a shorter blog than usual. Mid-summer is not exactly a bustling time for behind the scenes events, there are too many people away on vacation to put together the momentum for anything large. That said, there are still many folks working on the groundwork for upcoming action in the fall, after the state fair and after the kids are back in school. And, there are still many events and activities that happen in August. 

First and foremost, the Bugle’s August edition...


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What I Know 7-24-13

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, July 24, 2013,

Let’s start this one by thanking everyone involved in another great Park B4 Dark last Thursday. Once again Terri Banaszewski from Sunrise Banks and Mary Hamel from MetroIBA were my primary co-conspirators in the summer series. The merchants go the extra mile to make sure we have special and interesting offerings, like the very creative Bibelot staff who offered their crafts next to the Tiki Tim’s food truck and their fantastic seafood specials, or the music in the Bistro ...


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What I Know 7-17-13

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, July 17, 2013,

PARK B4 DARK IS THIS THURSDAY 5-8PM ON COMO AVENUE – DON’T MISS THE SPECIALS, FOOD, MUSIC AND FUN! 

Summer heat has finally arrived and with people coming and going on vacations, it can seem like business is on the back burner. Actually, there was an article in a recent Strib about how it’s not just kids away from school for the summer who experience learning slippage, adults have trouble retaining and focusing during the upheavel of schedules that summer brings to man...


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What I Know 7-10-13

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, July 10, 2013,

I’m back from a week visiting our daughter in Portland, OR. And I promise I won’t blather on about all the cool things Portland is doing and has to offer, but with its proximity to the coast, mountains and rivers, it’s a pretty neat place. We visited with some old neighbors, Jim and Joan McCord (house next to library) who relocated to the Northwest a couple of years ago. They are doing fine but had some tough days recently as their son is a hotshot fighting fires in Ari...


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Jon Schumacher - Executive Director Hi, I'm Jon Schumacher, the Executive Director of the Saint Anthony Park Community Foundation. The Foundation's role is to understand our community needs, bring people together to help find solutions and then support their implementation. I am the point person for that and the blog is my way of keeping my board and neighbors up-to-date on all that is happening around District 12.