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Sunday, June 20, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Many families visit Lakewood on Father's Day to honor and remember their fathers now laid to rest at Lakewood.
You're invited to stop by our welcome tent (across from the chapel) on Father's Day for a complimentary whit...
We decided to cancel this activity due to the Covid-19 situation, but we're hoping to bring it back next year!
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We’re introducing a new family basket planting activity in the greenhouse this year.
Between March 16 and April 3, you can plant a beautiful...
March 19, 2020
**Due to recent guidance from public health authorities, we have decided to cancel this event for the health and safety of our guests and staff. Thank you for your understanding.
We hope to be able to schedule our next tea ceremony for the summer solstice...
We hope to bring our Earth Day Celebration event back next spring! Until then, watch this video for a brief history and tour of the greenhouses, and learn more about Lakewood's landscape in our blog.
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Unfortunately, we have decided to cancel this event. We will work with the Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus to reschedule either later this year or next year. Stay tuned!
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Saturday, December 21, 2019 | 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
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Life is filled with transitions and losses, and grief ofte...
At Lakewood, we offer our community a variety of seasonal celebrations, tours, concerts and educational workshops that are intended to showcase our beautiful grounds and architectural treasures.
Due to state guidelines on physical distancing, we've adjusted our event sc...
Summer evenings are a wonderful time to stroll through Lakewood and take in its beautiful gardens, spacious grounds and long vistas — all while learning a bit of fun, local history!
This summer's tour schedule includes three tour options: Lakewood Founders, Art &...
Monday, May 27, 2019 | Ceremony: 10:30 a.m. | Activities: 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the special day! Mark your calendars for next year's event on Monday, May 25, 2020.
Join us on this special day of commemoration to experience a day f...
July 12-13, 2019
Thank you to everyone who joined us for this beautiful and meaningful event! See coverage from the Star Tribune and TV stations KARE 11 and WCCO TV.
About the Event
Spend a few hours at Lakewood with internationally renowned earth artist Day Schildkr...
Lakewood's Memorial Tree Program
June 16, 2020
Watch an Ordinary Tree Transform Into a Vivid Tribute
April 23, 2019
Together in Life and in Death: Community Memorial Areas at Lakewood
November 4, 2020
Cemetery Stroll: Lakewood's Community Burial Areas
November 24, 2020
T.S. Weir and Minnesota’s DIY Apples
October 5, 2020
Making Minneapolis Move: Getting Around in Early Minneapolis
September 2, 2020
Clara Ueland: Minnesota's Champion for Women
August 6, 2020
Cancelled - Sitting with Grief: Meditation at Lakewood
August 5, 2020
Minneapolis’ Early Newspaper Trailblazers
July 29, 2020
Father’s Day at Lakewood
Midsummer Memory Mandalas Virtual Workshop
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