Mississippi River Explorers Day 2: Coldwater Spring

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 2 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Coldwater Spring to solve the mystery, how do prairies affect river water quality? They will learn about: History of Minnesota prairies Pollinators Significance of Mni Owe Sni (Coldwater Spring)

Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 3 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Saint Anthony Falls to solve the mystery, how has the waterfall influenced all Minnesotans? They will learn about: Minnesota geology and erosion The significance of the waterfall to Native peoples Twin Cities… [Read more] Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Mississippi River Explorers Day 4: The Bdote

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 4 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers to solve the mystery, what makes the Bdote an important place? They will learn about: Glaciation Dakota history Fur trade history

Mississippi River Explorers Day 1: Crosby Farm Regional Park

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 1 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Crosby Farm Regional Park to solve the mystery, what do plants and animals do when the river floods? They will learn about: Floodplain forest ecosystems Tree anatomy and tree identification Plant and… [Read more] Mississippi River Explorers Day 1: Crosby Farm Regional Park

Mississippi River Explorers Day 2: Coldwater Spring

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 2 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Coldwater Spring to solve the mystery, how do prairies affect river water quality? They will learn about: History of Minnesota prairies Pollinators Significance of Mni Owe Sni (Coldwater Spring)

Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 3 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Saint Anthony Falls to solve the mystery, how has the waterfall influenced all Minnesotans? They will learn about: Minnesota geology and erosion The significance of the waterfall to Native peoples Twin Cities… [Read more] Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Mississippi River Explorers Day 4: The Bdote

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 4 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers to solve the mystery, what makes the Bdote an important place? They will learn about: Glaciation Dakota history Fur trade history

My Mighty Journey Book Reading with Author John Coy

Virtual Event

Join award-winning local Minneapolis children's book author, John Coy, for a reading from his book – My Mighty Journey! This story chronicles the past twelve thousand years of Minnesota told from the perspective of the only major waterfall on the Mississippi River. The author will do an interactive reading followed by a live Q&A session.… [Read more] My Mighty Journey Book Reading with Author John Coy

Mississippi River Explorers Day 1: Crosby Farm Regional Park

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 1 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Crosby Farm Regional Park to solve the mystery, what do plants and animals do when the river floods? They will learn about: Floodplain forest ecosystems Tree anatomy and tree identification Plant and… [Read more] Mississippi River Explorers Day 1: Crosby Farm Regional Park

Mississippi River Explorers Day 2: Coldwater Spring

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 2 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Coldwater Spring to solve the mystery, how do prairies affect river water quality? They will learn about: History of Minnesota prairies Pollinators Significance of Mni Owe Sni (Coldwater Spring)

Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 3 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at Saint Anthony Falls to solve the mystery, how has the waterfall influenced all Minnesotans? They will learn about: Minnesota geology and erosion The significance of the waterfall to Native peoples Twin Cities… [Read more] Mississippi River Explorers Day 3: Saint Anthony Falls

Mississippi River Explorers Day 4: The Bdote

Virtual Event

Course Information This event is Day 4 in a four-part series called Mississippi River Explorers. In this session, students will join leaders digitally at the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers to solve the mystery, what makes the Bdote an important place? They will learn about: Glaciation Dakota history Fur trade history