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

phone: 651-645-2948
toll free: 1-888-NAMI-Helps
(1-888-626-4435)
fax: 651-645-7379

email: namihelps@namimn.org

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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.
3-9
National Anxiety & Depression Awareness Week
4-9
Julio's Break the Stigma Run - from western to eastern MN - to raise awareness and funds for NAMI Minnesota - see MNpost article.
5
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.
7
Children's Mental Health Awareness Day - 10th Anniversary
7
Text, Talk, Act
7
Lowry Bridge Lighting in Green for Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
8
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.)
9
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.
13
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.
14
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: rgrad@namimn.org
14-15 Upper Midwest Children in Need Conference
16
NAMI St. Cloud Area Mental Health Walk, 11:00-1:00, at Lake George
21
Together We Can MakeItOK presentation, Aitkin, 12:00-1:00, Aitkin Public Library, 110 1st Ave. NE. Open to the public.
27
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.
28
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.

JUNE
8 Get to Know NAMI, 3:00-4:00, NW Community Support Program, 700 57th Ave. N. Suite 100, in Crystal. Contact Stephanie at swagner@resource-mn.org or 612-752-8318.
11
Get to Know NAMI, 11:30-12:30, NAMI office, 800 Transfer Rd., Suite 31, St. Paul. RSVP to Kay King, kking@namimn.org.
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