Hidden Beach hosts summer events

Kenwood neighbors are planning picnics and log-rolling demos at Hidden Beach this summer. Submitted photo

In an effort to bring more community members out to Hidden Beach at 2000 Upton Ave. S., the neighborhood is filling the summer calendar with log rolling, parties and pop-up playgrounds.

Here are a few highlights:

— Summer Solstice Potluck Party, June 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Bring a dish and celebrate the longest day of the year with henna, face painting, a family “creation station” and a beachside scavenger hunt.

— Coffee & Canvas Series, first Wednesday and fourth Saturday of the month, 9-11 a.m. Hosted by ARTrageous Adventures.

— Minneapolis Log Rolling Club, July 12 and Aug. 9 at 6 p.m. Give log rolling a try at the club’s Demo Day.

— Pirates & Mermaid Beach Party, July 16, 1-4 p.m. Hosted by ARTrageous Adventures

— Endless Summer Sunset Luau Community Picnic, Aug. 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

For more information, request the neighborhood news e-blast at kenwoodminneapolis.org.