The Hopkins Race & Equity Initiative is a collaborative effort creating opportunities to increase awareness and understanding of race, equity and diversity and promoting a sense of community that welcomes and values all residents.
Members include the City of Hopkins and Police Department, Hopkins Public Schools and Gethsemane Lutheran Church.
Monday, May 8, 6:30-8 p.m.
Eisenhower Community Center Cafeteria
Creating a community where everyone belongs, one story at a time: Come hear from the voices that strengthen our community and join us for a conversation on race, ethnicity and culture in Hopkins.
Saturday, July 15, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Hopkins Center for the Arts
Stop by the Hopkins Center for the Arts during the Raspberry Festival's Family Day for a Celebration of Community, featuring music, dancing, stories, exhibits, arts, crafts and more!
April 22: "Understanding Implicit Bias: Breaking the Cycle," Minnetonka United Methodist Church, 9 a.m.-noon
April 25: "Confronting Racism: Minnesota Style," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
April 27: People of Color Career Fair, Minneapolis Convention Center Room 200, 10 a.m.
May 17: "Race and Socioeconomics," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
May 24: "Organizing for Power-Inside and Outside Strategies," Schneider Theatre, Bloomington, 6-8 p.m.
June 22: "Intent vs. Impact: Unconscious Bias," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
July 19: "Confronting Racism: Social Media," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
August 15: "Race and Gender," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
August 24: "Share Your Story for Change," YWCA Minneapolis-Downtown, 6:30-8:30 p.m.