New Event! Food Talks with the MPLS Swappers

kim's homegrown produce, July 2010

It’s no secret that Mandy, A-K, and I miss seeing your beautiful faces and homemade foods each month. The absence of our food swaps creates a noticeable hole in our social life and our pantries! So, while we are working hard to determine the future of our food swaps, we have developed a new way … Continue reading

December event cancellation and an important update

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Over the last 9 months, the widespread interest in and awareness of the MPLS Swappers have allowed our food swaps to grow and our community to strengthen. Everyone involved has had the opportunity to feel empowered, excited, and passionate about producing high-quality and delicious food and sharing it with others. Apparently, awareness of our event … Continue reading

December Food Swap Registration is Open!

Lacto-fermented pickles

Registration for the December food swap is open! As usual, we will be making 40 tickets available to happy swappers. Date/Time: Sunday, December 11, 2011, 2-4 pm Location: Open Arms of Minnesota, 2500 Bloomington Avenue South, Minneapolis Registration: Registration is limited to 40 people. For more information and to register, click below!   Please register quickly, as our … Continue reading

November Food Swap Registration is Open!

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WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE REGISTRATION FOR THE NOVEMBER FOOD SWAP IS OPEN! Date/Time: Saturday, November 12, 2011, 2-4 pm Location: Open Arms of Minnesota, 2500 Bloomington Avenue South, Minneapolis Registration: Registration is limited to 40 people. For more information and to register, click below! Our swaps have been filling up very quickly, so we recommend registering as … Continue reading

October Food Swap Registration is OPEN!

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WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE REGISTRATION FOR THE OCTOBER FOOD SWAP IS OPEN! Date/Time: Sunday, October 9, 2011, 2-4 pm Location: Open Arms of Minnesota, 2500 Bloomington Avenue South, Minneapolis Registration: Registration is limited to 40 people. For more information and to register, click below! Our swaps have been filling up very quickly, so we recommend registering as … Continue reading

September Food Swap Registration is Open!

September food swap at Open Arms | Photo by Trinity

On the heels of last month’s rollicking swap at Open Arms of Minnesota, we are pleased to announce registration for the September is open!  Date/Time: Saturday, September 10, 2011, 2-4 pm Location: Open Arms of Minnesota, 2500 Bloomington Avenue South, Minneapolis Registration: Registration is limited to 40 people. For more information and to register, click below! We still … Continue reading

August 14 Food Swap Registration is Open

Anissa's red velvet cake-in-a-jar was delicious and brilliantly presented! What a great idea.

Registration is now open for the August 14 food swap! Registration is limited to 40 participants, a waitlist will be available, and there is  no cost to participate.  MPLS Swappers August Food Swap Sunday, August 14, 2011 2-4 pm Open Arms of Minnesota 2500 Bloomington Ave South, Minneapolis For more information and to register through … Continue reading

July Food Swap registration is open!

Lavender-Lemon Cupcakes from the July 2011 Swap

Registration for the July 2011 Food Swap is open! The next gathering of the MPLS Swappers will be Saturday July 9, 2011 from 2-4 pm at 3401 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis. Capacity is limited to 40 people, and there will be a waitlist. Click the button for more information and to register through Eventbrite! Register fast, these swaps are … Continue reading

June food swap registration available!

Jams and swappers at our May 2011 swap. photo by A-K Thordin

The third gathering of the MPLS Swappers will be Sunday, June 12, 2011 from 2-4 p.m. Once again, anyone with an interest in homemade, foraged, or homegrown food is welcome to attend. The Details: MPLS Swappers June Food Swap Sunday, June 12, 2011, 2-4 p.m. Madame 3401 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis, MN (Enter from 34th … Continue reading

May Food Swap Date & Registration Announcement!

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Hear ye, hear ye!  The details are finalized and registration is available for the second MPLS Swappers food swap. Thanks to all of you who gave feedback on the most recent blog post and on Facebook – your input was really helpful and gave us great insight as to how to carry forward with the … Continue reading