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Skating at Lafayette on January 27,28,29 »

Friday 5-9pm  Sat. and Sunday, 10am-9pm Lower Lafayette open for warming up, ping pong and foosball during these times. Thank you  to community volunteers who make Lafayette skating possible and to the City of Duluth for supporting recreational skating with rink flooding and facilities maintenance.

Family Fun Day coming soon to Lafayette, a blast from the past! Feb. 12 »

Share event on fb it: Family Fun Day was once a Park Point tradition! We are now bringing it back. Join us for skating, activities, food & hot cocoa!  Looking for volunteers to help organize, bring snacks/treats, provide games/activities!  Also, seeking donations of used/new skates for a Skate Closet community members & guests can access […]

Potluck, Membership Meeting on Tuesday and Skating! »

1/14/17 Hi Neighbors, Hoping to see you at our annual PPCC membership pizza party on Tuesday, 6:30pm at Lafayette, January 17th. Thank you to Diane Gould for facilitating the pizza with Green Mill. The monthly garden potluck is tomorrow, Sunday at 5pm, details below, speaker on the history of Park Point Skating hours for the […]

Skate at Lafayette January 7 & 8 2017 »

Lower Lafayette Warming Hours: 10am to 8pm or so, depending when volunteers can get over and put the place to bed. Happy weekend!

Sunday, 1 January 2017, Happy New Year Skating at Lafayette »

Happy New Year! Lafayette is open now, 9:30am until approx. 10pm when volunteers close it up. Thanks to the City for providing rink maintenance. The lower level will be open until 10pm, enjoy. Questions? Dawn 218-393-4219 Dave Poulin 218-722-1511                                 […]

Skate at Lafayette Today & Free Skating Inside »

Dec. 23 2016 Hi Neighbors, Happy Holidays! The ice at Lafayette seems ok thanks to the City of Duluth crews, neighbor Ricky Lyle and a small crew of volunteers tending the ice and building access. The intent is to have lower Lafayette open from 10am to 10 pm over the holiday break if the ice […]

Goodbye Boathouse on Saturday Oct. 8 & Save Lake Superior Association Annual Awards & Picnic on Oct. 15 »

                                                    Annual meeting invitation: Save Lake Superior Association Saturday October 15, 2016 Lafayette Square on Park Point (3000 Minnesota Avenue) Opening remarks by Le Lind, Chair of the Board Presentation […]

Parks & Recreation Commission meeting on Wednesday, September 14 at 5:00pm in the City Council Chambers »

Check in with Keith Hamre and Lindsay Dean from the City of Duluth on Wed. 9/14 Short update on Park Point planning projects at the next Parks & Recreation Commission meeting on Wednesday, September 14 at 5:00pm in the City Council Chambers Parks and Planning department staff, as well as Parks & Recreation Commissioners, will […]

Lake Superior Water Levels & Next Meeting on Tuesday, September 20 »

Hi, Hope to see you on Tues., Sept. 20 at Lafayette for our next regular meeting. A City Planning representative  will be speaking on the Duluth Comprehensive Plan. 6:30pm social followed by the meeting at 7pm, Tuesday, September 20 Thanks to neighbor Jeff Stuermer for checking out the details on the lake level. Neighbors were […]

Bridge Lifts for Tall Ship Festival »

Aerial Lift Bridge and Minnesota Slip Bridge To Run Amended Schedules for Tall Ships Festival this Week [Duluth, MN] – The Minnesota Slip Bridge (or the Blue Bridge in Canal Park) and the Aerial Lift Bridge will be implementing a modified lift schedule during the Tall Ships Festival. These hours will be in effect from […]