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September 2016

EVENT: Kids on the frontline: An evening with Emily Marquez

September 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Watson Town Hall, 4th & Main
Watson, 56295
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Join us for an evening with Emily Marquez, Pesticide Action Network (PANNA) scientist, for a candid discussion regarding the "Kids on the Frontline" report. Rural children experience the same chemical exposures faced by children in communities across the country from pesticide residues on food and applications in schools, parks and home. They face additional exposures when agricultural chemicals contaminate water supplies or drift from nearby fields. 5:30 PM begin to gather 6:00 PM Potluck Supper 7:00 PM Kids on the Frontline…

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October 2016

FIELD DAY: Learning about freshwater mussels with Bernard Sietman

October 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Upper Sioux Agency State Park Campground,
$10 - $50

Join us for our fourth annual freshwater mussel field day with MN DNR malacologist, Bernard Sietman. You will be hard pressed to find anyone as passionate and knowledgeable about mussels as this transplanted Missourian. Since 2002, he has worked across Minnesota surveying mussels. One of the more excited aspects of his job is the potential discovery of a new species for the Minnesota River Basin, the Mapleleaf. Bernard received his Master of Science degree in Biology from the Emporia State…

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January 2017

Action Opportunity: Join Us for the Women’s March in St. Paul

January 21 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Minnesota State Capitol, 75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55155 United States
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$40

REGISTER HERE to join us at the Women's March on January 21 CURE members have been talking and meeting about how to respond to the challenges presented to us by the new social and political realities post election 2016. Concerns are many, tensions are mounting, and many of us are looking for ways to hold true to our values, build solidarity, and take action on issues that we care deeply about. We’re hearing that other nonprofits are hearing similar concerns…

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February 2017

Event CANCELLED due to Global Warming – You cannot have a snowshoeing event without snow! Outing: Snowshoeing the Gneiss SNA with Don Robertson

February 11 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gneiss SNA,

EVENT CANCELLED due to Global Warming - You cannot have a snowshoeing event without snow! Event: Snowshoeing/Winter Hike the Gneiss SNA with Don Robertson Date: Saturday, February 11 from 1 pm to 4 pm Location: meet at the Yellow Medicine County Museum parking lot and will carpool to the SNA as a group Fee: $5 per person or $15 per family for CURE members and $30 per person or $45 per family for non-CURE members (includes annual membership) We have access…

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Event: Snowshoe Lacing Workshop

February 25 @ 9:00 am - February 26 @ 2:00 pm
Lac qui Parle State Park,
$75

This event is a collaboration between the DNR and CURE in an effort to get more people out on the landscape enjoying all that southwestern Minnesota has to offer. Get ready to explore winter by learning to lace your own pair of traditional wood frame Ojibwe-style snowshoes. Learn which knots to use and how to weave the decking into the frame. This workshop is recommended for ages 10 and up. It is a two-day course that begins on February 25th 9am to…

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April 2017

CANCELED — Pollinators and More… Right In My Own Backyard

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
West Central Research and Outreach Center, 46352 State Hwy 329
Morris, MN 56267 United States
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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO LOW ATTENDANCE What: A workshop on pollinators When: Saturday, April 8 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Where: West Central Research and Outreach Center (Morris, MN) Cost: *CURE members $25 (includes lunch) *Non-members $35 (includes an introductory CURE membership and lunch) *Students $15 (includes an introductory CURE membership and lunch) For questions about the event contact Katie@cureriver.org or call 320-269-2984. The details: You are invited to the first in a series of workshops for…

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July 2017

25 BY 25 Southeast Minnesota Town Hall Meeting

July 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Be that voice! Governor Dayton often says each Minnesotan has an individual role to play in working to improve the clean water quality of our lakes, rivers, and streams for generations to come. On Monday, July 31st, 6:30 pm at Rochester Community and Technical College Heintz Commons with members of the Governor's Cabinet to host a Town Hall meeting to discuss ways we can accelerate the pace of progress to clean water in Minnesota. We hope that you will join…

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August 2017

Kernza Field Day

August 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A-Frame Farm, 2484 Highway 40
Madison, MN 56256 United States
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CURE is honored to lift up members Carmen and Sally Fernholz as they host a Kernza Field Day at their farm in Madison. Through both organic and sustainable farming practices, the Fernholz family have been role models of land stewardship in the watershed. CURE is reaching out to our network to invite you to take advantage of this opportunity to see firsthand the work they are doing in partnership with the University of Minnesota. As the first commercially produced perennial…

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25 BY 25 South Central Town Hall Meeting

August 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University - Mankato
Mankato, MN 56001 United States
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Be that voice! Governor Dayton often says each Minnesotan has an individual role to play in working to improve the clean water quality of our lakes, rivers, and streams for generations to come. On Wednesday, August 16th, 6:30 pm at the Centennial Student Center Ballroom at Mankato State University with members of the Governor's Cabinet to host a variety of Town Hall meetings to discuss ways we can accelerate the pace of progress to clean water in Minnesota. We hope…

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25 BY 25 Southwest Minnesota Town Hall

August 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Centers at Southwest Minnesota State University – Marshall, Southwest Minnesota State University
Marshall, MN 56258 United States
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Be that voice! Governor Dayton often says each Minnesotan has an individual role to play in working to improve the clean water quality of our lakes, rivers, and streams for generations to come. On Thursday, August 17th, 6:30 pm at the Centers Conference Center at Southwest Minnesota State University with members of the Governor's Cabinet to host a Town Hall meeting to discuss ways we can accelerate the pace of progress to clean water in Minnesota. We hope that you…

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