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12th Annual Como Cookout

posted Sep 26, 2014, 11:24 AM by Como Tidbits   [ updated Sep 26, 2014, 11:43 AM ]

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Posted in Comotion 2014.8/9 and Tidbits 8/28 and 9/10

Sunday, September 21st from 2 - 6 pm

Van Cleve Park, 901 15th Ave SE

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The 12th Annual Como Cookout coming up and everyone is invited!  Each year, the Como Cookout kicks off a new year, brings together neighbors new and old, and celebrates the diversity of the Southeast Como neighborhood.  Come and celebrate the SE Como neighborhood with a free meal, entertainment, and activities for all ages activities.  Meet your neighbors and learn about opportunities in Southeast Minneapolis.

This year the Como Cookout features arm wrestling demonstrations, the launch of the new residential organics recycling program at Van Cleve, a bike repair station, a resource fair, the Como Block Challenge, and more!
Resource Fair!  Local businesses and organizations join the Cookout with information and activities for the resource fair.  Click Here to register.

New this year, Hennepin County Environmental Services is distributing pre-ordered backyard compost bins at the resource fair.  You can pre-order your own bin for $45 at www.hennepin.us/composting.

Volunteer!  Volunteers are needed to make this fun event happen!  All volunteers get a meal and a t-shirt.  Contact the Neighborhood Liaisons to sign up.  Email neighbor@umn.edu or call 612-626-5213

The Como Cookout is a low-waste community event sponsored by U of MN Student and Community Relations, the Southeast Como Improvement Association, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, and Two Fat Guys and a Grill.

See You There!