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NAMI Minnesota
800 Transfer Road, #31
Saint Paul, MN 55114

phone: 651-645-2948
toll free: 1-888-NAMI-Helps
fax: 651-645-7379


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2015 Calendar of Events

(NAMI Class Schedule)

MAY - Mental Health Month
3 Make It Ok Programs on TPT Life Channel 2.3, four programs shown from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
National Anxiety & Depression Awareness Week
Julio's Break the Stigma Run - from western to eastern MN - to raise awareness and funds for NAMI Minnesota - see MNpost article.
Get to Know NAMI, 11:30-12:30, NAMI office, 800 Transfer Rd., Suite 31, St. Paul
5 In Our Own Voice presenters in St. Paul, 11:00 a.m-Noon, at Elmer L. Andersen Human Services Building, 540 Cedar Street, Room 2380 (2nd floor). Open to the public.
Children's Mental Health Awareness Day - 10th Anniversary
Text, Talk, Act
Lowry Bridge Lighting in Green for Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
NAMI Programs on TPT 2.2., Hope for Recovery: Understanding Mental Illness at 5:00 a.m., 11:00 p.m. and Coming Home: Supporting Your Soldier at 5:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.
9 Lowry Bridge Lighting in Green for Mental Health Month Awareness, 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. (The bridge lighting was moved from May 7 to May 9 due to a programming error.)
Wellness in the Woods, "This is your brain on art," 10:00-7:00, 17 5th St. SW, Wadena, Cost $5
11 Insights; Confronting and Challenging the Stigma of Mental Illnesses, Eagan, St. Thomas Becket Catholic Church, 4455 S. Robert Trail. Open to the public.
Community Conversation on Mental Health, Shoreview, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Catholic Community of St. Odilia, Courtyard, 3495 Victoria St. N. Register here (not required) or call Mavonne: 651-631-3286. A soup supper will be served at 6:00 prior to the conversation.
Insights; Confronting and Challenging the Stigma of Mental Illnesses, North Branch, 2:00-3:30 p.m., at North Branch Area Library, 6355 379th St., meeting room to the right of entryway. Open to the public.
14 NAMIWalks information meeting, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Tavern on France, 6740 France Ave. S., in Edina. For information, contact Raquel Grad:
14-15 Upper Midwest Children in Need Conference
NAMI St. Cloud Area Mental Health Walk, 11:00-1:00, at Lake George
Together We Can MakeItOK presentation, Aitkin, 12:00-1:00, Aitkin Public Library, 110 1st Ave. NE. Open to the public.
In Our Own Voice presenters, Andover, 12:30-2:00 p.m., at Andover YMCA, 15200 Hanson Blvd., in community room. Open to the public.
Beyond the Baby Blues Conference, U of M Continuing Education Center, St. Paul.
29 Together We Can MakeItOK presentation, Albert Lea, 12:00-1:00 at United Way of Freeborn County, 1031 Bridge Ave. Open to the public.

8 Get to Know NAMI, 3:00-4:00, NW Community Support Program, 700 57th Ave. N. Suite 100, in Crystal. Contact Stephanie at or 612-752-8318.
Get to Know NAMI, 11:30-12:30, NAMI office, 800 Transfer Rd., Suite 31, St. Paul. RSVP to Kay King,
20 Training for Open Door support group facilitators, 800 Transfer Rd., Suite 31, St. Paul.  Contact Morgan at 651-645-2948 x 121 and complete volunteer application, here.

JULY - Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
6 Tom's Big Ride Begins
6-9 NAMI National Convention in San Francisco

Looking Ahead
Aug. 6, NAMIWalks Kickoff Breakfast, 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at Pinstripes in Edina
Sept. 10, World Suicide Prevention Day
Sept. 14, DanOFund Golf Tourney & Banquet
Sept. 26, NAMIWalks Minnesota, Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis
Oct. 2, NAMI St. Cloud Area Fall Mental Health Conference
Oct. 4-10, Mental Illness Awareness Week
Oct. 8, National Depression Screening Day
Oct. 10, World Mental Health Day - 2015 Theme: Dignity in Mental Health
Oct. 10-11 NAMI Connection support group facilitator training
Nov. 7, NAMI Minnesota State Conference, St. Paul RiverCentre