District 10

Join Community Council Board

Several seats are up for election this month to the District 10 Como Community Council board.

These positions serve two-year terms, through April 2025.

To get on the ballot, fill out an application at District10ComoPark.org/Elections. That’s where you can also learn more about the roles and opportunities of board members.

The filing deadline is Sunday, April 1. The election ends April 15. If you have any questions or would like to know more about being a board member, contact District 10 at
district10@district10comopark.org.

Earth Day clean-up

District 10 will collaborate with the City of St. Paul in hosting a spring cleanup at Como Park. Meet at the park pavilion Saturday, April 20. Cleanup hours are from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and cleanup supplies are provided. For more info, go to District10ComoPark.org/Cleanup.

St. Paul Art Crawl includes Como artists

District 10 will showcase eight Como artists at the Como Streetcar Station during the St. Paul Art Collective’s Spring Art Crawl on Saturday, April 27. The event is scheduled from noon to 6 p.m.

At 4 p.m. that same day, there will be a free dance class from Body Watani for the community. The Streetcar Station is at 1224 Lexington Parkway.

Community event at Orchard Rec Center

The Como Community Council will host its annual Pick Up & Party at Orchard Recreation Center, 875 W Orchard Ave., from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4.

The event features, among other things, a free picnic dinner, live music, community drain stenciling and the Sweet Frucci Ice Cream Truck!

Also, there will be pick up soccer, baseball and softball games and workshops put on by St. Paul Parks and Recreation, Blackhawk Soccer Club and the new Como ball teams. All are invited to this free event! For further information, go to District10ComoPark.org/SD4Event.

Coming: Como Garage Sale May 16-19

District 10 is coordinating a community garage sale from Thursday, May 16, to Sunday May 19. If you would like to be included in District 10’s map, please sign up before May 10.

District 10 meetings schedule

• District Como Community ­meetings: April 3 and May 1, 7 p.m.

District 10 meetings are hybrid on Zoom and at the Como Streetcar Station, 1224 Lexington Parkway. You can find meeting details at District10ComoPark.org. All District 10 community meetings are open to the public and include time for community members to bring topics up for discussion.

Submitted by Shevek McKee,
District 10 Community Council
Executive Director.

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