Rain garden talk + tending
Rain gardens are one way for homeowners to beautify their yard while having a direct impact on the river. Rain gardens are designed to catch rainwater runoff, helping prevent erosion and filtering... Read More
Monarch butterfly on a purple coneflower
Tend the planted prairie at Indian Mounds Park [FULL - register for waitlist]
Indian Mounds Park is home to one of the most photographed river views in the metro area. FMR volunteers — including students from nearby Harding High Earth Club, community members (including Friends... Read More
A student from Harding High Earth Club at the prairie at Mounds Park
Lop sprouting buckthorn in the river gorge [FULL]
Join us for an evening of working along the beautiful Mississippi River on the Minneapolis side of the river gorge.
Volunteers pose in front of cut buckthorn in the river gorge
'Our Storied River' submission deadline
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Nicollet Island cleanup + celebration! [FULL]
Join FMR and Odell Brewing Company for this island cleanup to "Make it Pretty"!
Volunteers on Nicollet Island


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Upcoming Events

Friday, September 30, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, August 27, 2022 - 9:00am to Saturday, December 31, 2022 - 11:00am
Rice Creek Watershed District
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 6:00pm
Nicollet Island Pavilion, Minneapolis