MINN Sponsored and Other Local Events

There are many great events in the Twin Cities for practitioners interested in international nongovernmental work! We try to keep up on these events and post them here. On this page, you will also find MINN-hosted events. If there is an event that you would like to see posted here, please fill out this form.

With co-sponsorship, MINN can help promote or put on an event! Get answers about the different kinds of co-sponsorship, what they involve, and their benefits here.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Surly Beer Hall, 520 Malcolm Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis 55414

Celebrate Earth Day by getting out and meeting new people! Join MINN for a networking event at the new Surly Beer Hall on Wednesday, April 22nd from 5:00-7:00pm. MINN will host a selection of appetizers to compliment the great locally-produced drinks. No need to RSVP. Everyone is welcome!

Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) Networking Event Surly Beer Hall

Photo Source: Finance & Commerce

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Room 60, 301 19th Avenue South #307, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Join our discussion on Social Just Consent and Usage of Photos in NGO Marketing and Stories. The event will provide a space to discuss questions such as: How can we justly represent children in NGO promotional and evaluation work? How do we tackle informed consent for images used in development work? What might informed consent look like? What are some of the power relations / dynamics at play?



Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Where: Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Room 180




Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

1400 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408

Tired of being cooped up? Join MINN for a networking event at Stella's Fish Cafe & Prestige Oyster Bar on Wednesday, March 4th from 4:30-6:30pm. Stella's has great special and all that seafood will certainly lift our winter-weary spirits. No need to RSVP. Everyone is welcome!

Stella’s is kitty corner (northeast) from Calhoun Square, 6 blocks east of Lake Calhoun, near the corner of Lake Street & Hennepin Avenue in Uptown Area of South Minneapolis.

Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) Networking Event Stella's Fish Cafe

Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm

International Institute of Minnesota, 1694 Como Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55108

The MINN Networking Committee would like to invite you to a fantastic documentary entitled Not My Life on Sunday, February 8th, 3:30 - 6:30pm at the International Institute of Minnesota. The event is free and your attendance is appreciated.

Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) Documentary Night at International Institute of Minnesota; Not My Life Documentary