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Did You Know?

More than 200 villages have formed across the U.S. since the first village in 2002. MCC is the only developed village in the state of Minnesota.

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Mill City Commons Village

We learn. We share. We engage. We give.

Mill City Commons brings together neighbors 55+ in Minneapolis's vibrant central Riverfront neighborhood who seek to live fully engaged, richly faceted lives as they age, while remaining in the homes they love.

If you're seeking fresh attitudes, meaningful connections and creative options to help you redefine your aging journey, Mill City Commons is for you! 

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Featured Events

We highlight a few events on a weekly basis; for all events visit the 
Event Calendar page.

Gingerbread Wonderland at Norway House 11/29

Here you’ll find familiar buildings and landmarks—both contemporary and historical—created by everyone from professional bakers to first-time gingerbread enthusiasts.

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A Minnesotan's Story About Saving Rhinos 12/4

Minnesota native Matt Bracken will share what’s happening to rhinos and why, who’s involved, why they do it, why rhinos are worth saving and what he’s doing about it.

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Education for a Changing World 12/5

Dana Mortenson, founder and CEO of World Savvy, will discuss how developing students' global competence can prepare them for future careers and civic engagement in an increasingly diverse, interconnected world.

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