Meet Our New Environmental Studies Intern!

Meet Our New Environmental Studies Intern!

Aleah Wong is a rising senior majoring in Biology and Environmental Studies at Macalester College. Her project with the Conservancy this semester is to develop recommendations and identify partnerships for environmental education and citizen science projects in Swede...
Fall “Friends” Forum for Parks Groups Oct 20

Fall “Friends” Forum for Parks Groups Oct 20

The Trust for Public Land joins us in convening leaders from volunteer “Friends of Parks” groups for peer learning. If you are involved starting or leading a “Friends Of” Park volunteer group, please join us for a Fall “Friends Forum from 5:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct...
Thank you Seed Squad Volunteers!

Thank you Seed Squad Volunteers!

Thank you to the 60 volunteers who are helping gather native seeds from our park prairies and pollinator lawns! Seeds gathered from Switchgrass, Indian Grass, Bee Balm and Coneflower will be used to propagate starts for next spring’s planting season, as well as for...
Art in the Hollow Sept 25

Art in the Hollow Sept 25

On Saturday, Sept 25 from 10-5, you can leave hustle and bustle of city life behind to enter Swede Hollow’s art-filled hidden forest. Art in the Hollow is presented by the Friends of Swede Hollow. Music and dance performances and more than 25 visual artists will...
Rec Center Appreciation Recap

Rec Center Appreciation Recap

A salute to Saint Paul’s hard-working rec center employees! Saint Paul Parks and Recreation’s 200 part-time rec center employees really rallied in 2021 – adapting to changing health guidelines to serve thousands of youth and families with programs and meals. It was a...