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Fireworks
Jul 01, 2016 10:01 AM

Where to view fireworks

Brooklyn Park does not have a fireworks display on the 4th of July. We do our fireworks a few weeks earlier at the Tater Daze festival. Find out where to view fireworks. Happy Independence Day!

 
Spud McTater with his golden spud
Golden Spud Hunt
Jun 30, 2016 04:00 PM

Golden Spud Hunt, clue 8

Spud knows he’s lost his valuable potato family heirloom somewhere in Brooklyn Park, but he needs your help retracing his steps. He will provide weekly clues to guide you on your search.

 
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Are You Going to Eat That? Tales from Tim's Recycling Bin

A family of four loses $1500 a year on wasted food. Food that’s fine to eat, but we throw it out anyway. Here are simple things you can do to put your food where it belongs – on the dinner table, not in the trash can.

 
Man dumping a hazardous liquid in a storm drain
No dumping
Jun 29, 2016 02:18 PM

Prevent stormwater pollution, report illicit discharges

If you look down the street outside of your home or office, you will probably find storm sewer inlets or ditches. Have you ever wondered where they go?

 
Office guy who is happy
Well being
Jun 27, 2016 06:04 PM

10 scientifically-proven ways to be happier

The ability to be happy is largely within your own control. While there is no one direct path to happiness—different things work for different people—there are a number of things that have been shown to boost mental well-being

 
Spud McTater with his golden spud
Golden Spud Hunt
Jun 27, 2016 04:00 PM

Golden Spud Hunt, clue 7

Spud knows he’s lost his valuable potato family heirloom somewhere in Brooklyn Park, but he needs your help retracing his steps. He will provide weekly clues to guide you on your search.

 
Citizens Academy class listening to instructor
Hennepin's Citizen Academy
Jun 23, 2016 05:09 PM

Sign up today for Hennepin County's Citizen Academy

Attend Hennepin County's Citizens Academy to find out how we are serving you, our residents, each day in ways both big and small. Get an insider's perspective on the workings of the state's largest county, and take advantage of tours behind the scenes at several facilities. Participants meet for seven evening sessions. The series is free and open to anyone who is at least 18 years old.

 
Interior of the new Brooklyn Park Library, shows the kids area, which was designed with help from the Minnesota Children's Museum
Library
Jun 23, 2016 05:06 PM

Grand opening set for new Brooklyn Park Library

The new Hennepin County Library in Brooklyn Park, located at 8500 W. Broadway Ave., held a grand opening celebration Thursday evening. After 10 years of planning, the new space is 39,000 square feet, more than twice the size of the previous library, which served Brooklyn Park residents for 40 years.​

 
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Golf fundraiser
Jun 23, 2016 04:37 PM

Help a police officer's family after untimely death by playing golf

The Brooklyn Park Police Federation is hosting a golf tournament to raise funds for retired Brooklyn Park Police Officer Bill Breth's family. On May 7, 2016 Bill unexpectedly passed away due to complications from a recent medical procedure. Bill leave behind a wife a four children. This fundraiser will go to support his family and the hardship of their medical bills.

 
Spud McTater with his golden spud
Golden Spud Hunt
Jun 23, 2016 04:00 PM

Golden Spud Hunt, clue 6

Spud knows he’s lost his valuable potato family heirloom somewhere in Brooklyn Park, but he needs your help retracing his steps. He will provide weekly clues to guide you on your search.

 
Rec on the Go van
Rec on the Go
Jun 23, 2016 11:30 AM

Rec on the Go

Youth will be able to enjoy more opportunities for activities this summer with the new Rec on the Go vehicle. Mobile recreation, including games, arts and crafts, and a free lunch, will be at various locations in the city.

 
Spud McTater with his golden spud
Golden Spud Hunt
Jun 20, 2016 04:00 PM

Golden Spud Hunt, clue 5

Spud knows he’s lost his valuable potato family heirloom somewhere in Brooklyn Park, but he needs your help retracing his steps. He will provide weekly clues to guide you on your search.

 
 
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