Congratulations 2016/2017 CARAG Board of Directors

More than 7t neighbors came out to the CARAG Annual Meeting on September 20 to vote for the Board of Directors for the upcoming year. They also enjoyed a delicious meal from Darbar Indian Grill, learned about area history at … Continue reading

Morrissey’s Irish Pub is Hosting the CARAG Parklet in 2016

In late May CARAG redeployed the parklet at Morrissey’s Irish Pub (913 W. Lake Street) for the 2016 season. A parklet is a park-like structure fitting within a parking space on the street. CARAG’s parklet features seating, beautiful plantings, and … Continue reading

CARAG’s Little Free Libraries

One of CARAG’s Little Free Libraries moved to a new location, 3229 Aldrich Avenue S., and it will remain there through November. The other library is located at 3338 Freemont. Make sure to leave a book and take a book. … Continue reading

Bryant Square Park Mosaic Panels Unveiled


Mosaic Panel

Five beautiful mosaic panels were unveiled at a celebration event on September 25. The panels are now a permanent fixture on the exterior of the park recreation center after more than a year of work by CARAG, VOA Southwest Senior Center, artist Sharra Frank, Minneapolis Parks, and 200 volunteers from the community. This amazing community-building effort brought so many neighbors from different background together to jointly complete the artwork that will likely become an icon for CARAG and Bryant Square Park. Thank you to everyone who helped make this project a reality!