Upcoming Events & Registrations

For all Normandale events, see our full calendar. 

Virtual Connections

Virtual Connections for All Ages


Wednesday NLC Member Highlights

Wednesday, July 8 | 10:00 am
Come join us for science experiments with NLC Member, Liz Heinecke, a.k.a. "The Kitchen Pantry Scientist!"


Porch-Sitting Conversations with Julia DinsmorePorch-Sitting Conversations with Julia Dinsmore:

Race & Right Now

Wednesday, July 8 | 4:00 pm
Join Julia Dinsmore in this week's conversation about what we're wrestling with - the good and the hard.Please, drop in! This week we'll be exploring important events and topics you may have never heard of, like the Tuskegee experiment, Tulsa Massacre, Drapetomania, Red Summer of 1919, Slave codes, and Bleeding Kansas.
Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 879 9392 8856

Thursday Devotions Live!

Thursday, July 9 | 10:00 am
Weekly all-ages devotions led by Lisa Schwie! Start your morning with some centering scripture, solid conversation, and connection with NLC members!
Join this Zoom meeting:
Meeting ID: 863 3915 1174

Book Club to Study Race

Monday, July 6 | 4:30 pm OR Thursday, July 9 | 3:30 pm
Starting this week! A book club to study race. It's not too late to join! We are reading Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad (see reading assignments per group session below). There are 2 Group options: Mondays at 4:30pm or Thursdays at 3:30pm. We'll read one chapter/week, and talk about them every other week. The book is available for free as an ebook or audiobook from Hennepin Library (no wait time), or you can purchase it at your favorite online or local bookstore!
Join the Monday Zoom Meeting (Read up to Chapter 1):
Join the Thursday Zoom Meeting (Read Chapter 1):


Virtual Children, Youth, & Family Connections

For more details on any of the Children, Youth, and Family offerings, see the Kid's Summer page or the Youth Summer page.

Wednesday Youth Connection: Challenge the Interns (Grades 7-8)

Wednesday, July 8 | 9:00 am | Instagram/Facebook
Be on the lookout for silly challenges put out each Wednesday by our summer interns on the youth Instagram & Facebook. Then it's your turn! Upload your video to a shared Drive anytime during the week to score points for the youth and be featured in a Highlight reel at the end of each month.

Wednesday Youth Connection: Confirmation Check-In (Grades 7-8)

Wednesday, July 8 | 5:15 pm
Join us for a 20-30 minute virtual check-in and short game/prayer each week! Check your text/email for a zoom link later this week!

Wednesday Youth Connection: High School Hangout Check-In (Gr 9-12)

Wednesday, July 8 | 8:00 pm
Join us for weekly check-ins, fun games, prayer, and lots of laughter! Check your text/email for a zoom link later this week!


Thursday Kids & Family Connections: Faith Story Time (Ages 0-5)

Thursday, July 9 | 9:00 am
Preschoolers and their families are invited to join us for a short story, a camp song, and a prayer! 

Thursday Kids & Family Connections: Church Challenge (Grades K-6)

Thursday, July 9 | 9:00 am
Hey, kids! Tune in for your weekly challenge by clicking the link below on Thursday at 9:00 am!

Thursday Kids & Family Connections: Faithful Friends (Grades 3-6)

Thursday, July 9 | 9:00 am
Older elementary kids! Join us for some fun “face-to-face” interaction with our CYF staff and each other. We will check in with highs and lows, a quick devotion, and discussion.
Join Zoom Meeting:


Center for Healing & Wholeness Virtual Caregiver Offerings

The Center for Healing & Wholeness is continuing all of their regular services virtually so caregivers can stay connected and continue to be supported during the current situation. Regularly scheduled caregiver support groups plus new drop-in groups, individual and family care consultations, caregiver workshops and education sessions will all be conducted using Zoom. Questions? Contact Jennifer Monroe, jmonroe@normandalecenter.org.

Virtual Mini Drop-in Caregiver Support Groups 

*Virtual* Caregiver Education Session

Saturday, July 11  |  9:00–10:30 am  |  Rooms 205-206

Education sessions are being presented virtually during this time of social distancing due to COVID-19. All sessions are presented by the Alzheimer’s Association MN/ND chapter. The topic for July is Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia.

This education session will be held virtually through the BlueJeans platform. You can attend this education session virtually or by telephone. Pre-registration is required by Saturday, July 11, 2020. There are two ways to register:

Once you are registered you will receive a confirmation email with a link/phone number for joining the virtual meeting. For more information, click HERE.