Speaker Date Topic
Deb Rodgers Mar 27, 2019 7:00 AM
The Commons Park, Band Shell Update

Community for TheCommons MISSION STATEMENT:
Lake Minnetonka area citizens dedicated to the long term enhancement and improvement Excelsior’s Commons for the enjoyment of residents, guests and the surrounding community.



Kaitlin Daeges Apr 03, 2019 7:00 AM
Livin Foundation - Mental Health Awareness

Kaitlin Daeges 

LIVIN Mission:
We are a 501c3 non-profit whose mission statement is to promote a positive outlook on life, reduce the stigma associated with depression/mental illness, and ultimately prevent suicide through various activities, events, & outreach.

LIVIN Foundation 
Recommended by Maggie Trenary
Kasey Penk Apr 10, 2019 7:00 AM
Amber Larson Apr 17, 2019
Miss Gus Award Recipient

Special Education teacher at Deephaven Elementary

Joyce Gustafson Award

Joyce Gustafson Memorial Award

Sponsored by the Lake Minnetonka/Excelsior Rotary Club this award is an ongoing tribute in memory of Joyce Gustafson, a long time Minnetonka music teacher who died in April 1999, after a five-year battle with cancer. This annual award provides recognition to a Minnetonka employee who demonstrates the special commitment to students, creativity in teaching, support for colleagues, and the high level of professionalism shown by Joyce Gustafson during her teaching career in the Minnetonka Schools.


Jessica Bartholomew, ACT United Apr 24, 2019 7:00 AM
Ending Human Trafficking in Prevention


Jessica Bartholomew
Lead Facilitator
A.C.T. United
Carver County, MN
Committee Meetings May 01, 2019 7:00 AM
Club updates and Committee meeting
Robert Foster May 15, 2019 7:00 AM
Alchohol serving training
Required training to serve beer and wine at The Concerts in the Park
Robert Foster
SALES Trainer
Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association
C: 651.238.7138
Concerts in the Commons Team May 22, 2019
What to expect when you volunteer for a concert
Training May 29, 2019
Alcohol Service Training
Gordy Engel Jun 05, 2019 7:00 AM
Inspired to Inspire

Gordy Engle and his wife set out to make sure people understand the good that could come out of  a tragedy.

“Live life with no regrets,” Engel said. “Never be in that spot when you can look back say, ‘Wish I had done that.’ Do it now.”

Gordy Engel [mailto:engelgordy@gmail.com]