Minnesota Daybook

Associated Press Minnesota Daybook for Tuesday, Dec. 13.

The following events are listed for your planning only and their appearance here does not indicate The Associated Press plans coverage. Please note that all scheduled events are subject to change. Contact numbers listed are not intended for publication.

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Tuesday, Dec. 13 8:00 AM 2017 Outlook Meeting / Webcast

Location: New York, NY http://investors.3m.com/events-and-presentations/default.aspx https://twitter.com/3MNews

Contacts: John Cornwell 3M Company Press publicrelations@mmm.com 1 651 736 7856


Tuesday, Dec. 13 12:00 PM Coalition of environmental organizations hold rally against deforestation – Coalition of environmental organizations hold rally to ‘call on Burger King to stop buying burgers, chickens, and bacon linked to the destruction of forests’, and deliver a petition calling for the company to adopt ‘industry sustainability policies’

Location: Intersection of University Ave SE & SE Huron Blvd, Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis http://greencorps.org/

Contacts: Cailie Kafura Green Corps Cailie@greencorps.org 1 715 938 1563


Tuesday, Dec. 13 5:30 PM First Annual East Side Interfaith and Intercultural Meal and Meeting – First Annual East Side Interfaith and Intercultural Meal and Meeting, featuring Minnesota state Reps. Sheldon Johnson and Tim Mahoney, state Sen. Foung Hawj, Saint Paul Mayor Chris Coleman, Saint Paul Councilmember Jane Prince and School Board Member Jeanelle Foster

Location: Battle Creek Middle School, 2121 N Park Dr, St Paul, MN St. Paul www.house.leg.state.mn.us

Contacts: Mike Molzahn Minnesota House of Representatives 1 651 296 1774


Tuesday, Dec. 13 UnitedHealth Group Inc: Q4 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://www.unitedhealthgroup.com/invest/index_invest.htm https://twitter.com/myUHC

Contacts: Frances Jacobs UnitedHealth Group Investor Relations Investor_Relations@uhc.com 1 810 328 5979


Wednesday, Dec. 14 11:00 AM U.S. Conference of Mayors ‘Hunger and Homelessness’ report – ‘Hunger and Homelessness’ report released by U.S. Conference of Mayors, via conference call with USCM Hunger & Homelessness Task Chair Helene Schneider, USCM CEO and Executive Director Tom Cochran, National Alliance to End Homelessness President and CEO Nan Roman, and National Alliance to End Homelessness Research Institute Director Samantha Batko. The report includes results from 39 cities, to present a snapshot of homelessness and trends between cities and the nation as a whole * Participating cities are Albuquerque; Alexandria, VA; Augusta, GA; Austin; Baltimore; Cambridge, MA; Charleston, SC; Charlotte, NC; Chicago; Cleveland; Dallas; Des Moines; Detroit; Washington, DC; Durham, NC; El Paso, TX; Gresham, OR; Indianapolis; Lincoln, NE; Long Beach, CA; Los Angeles; Louisville, KY; Nashville; Oklahoma City; Pasadena, CA; Philadelphia; Portland, ME; Portland, OR; Providence, RI; Salt Lake City; San Antonio; San Francisco; Santa Barbara, CA; Seattle; St. Louis; St. Paul, MN; and Wichita, KS

Location: TBD www.usmayors.org https://twitter.com/usmayors

Contacts: Elena Temple USCM Director of Public Affairs etemple@usmayors.org 1 202 861 6719 Sara Durr Durr Communications sara@durrcommunications.com 1 202 215 1811 Keri Buscaglia NAEH Director of Communications kbuscaglia@naeh.org 1 202 942 8254

Call-In Number: 888-713-3594 – Passcode: 2651573


Wednesday, Dec. 14 7:30 PM Protect Minnesota hosts Interfaith Conference – Protect Minnesota hosts ‘No More Moments of Silence: An Interfaith Candlelight Vigil’, commemorating the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting

Location: Mt Zion Temple, 1300 Summit Ave., St. Paul, MN St. Paul http://www.protectmn.org/

Contacts: Protect Minnesota info@endgunviolence.com 1 651 645 3271


Wednesday, Dec. 14 8:00 PM Our Revolution event featuring Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders and Dem Rep. Keith Ellison – Our Revolution Livestream event featuring a discussion with Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders, Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison, and American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten to highlight Rep. Ellison’s vision for the Democratic Party

Location: American Federation of Teachers HQ, 555 New Jersey Avenue NW, Washington, DC ourrevolution.com https://twitter.com/OurRevolution

Contacts: Our Revolution press@ourrevolution.com


Thursday, Dec. 15 3:00 PM COPS Office Director Davis launches the Collaborative Reform Initiative for Technical Assistance in Minneapolis – Office of Community Oriented Policing Services Director Ronald Davis and U.S. Attorney for the District of Minnesota announce the launch of the Collaborative Reform Initiative for Technical Assistance with the St. Anthony Police Department

Location: U.S. Attorney’s Office, 300 South 4th St., Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis www.justice.gov https://twitter.com/TheJusticeDept

Contacts: Mary Brandenberger Department of Justice press mary.brandenberger@usdoj.gov 1 202 514 5328


Thursday, Dec. 15 3:00 PM Minnesota Timberwolves 12th annual Holiday Shopping for Kids – Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation hosts 12th annual Holiday Shopping for Kids, with players scheduled to attend including Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine, Tyus Jones, Ricky Rubio, Nemanja Bjelica, Gorgui Dieng, Shabazz Muhammad, Kris Dunn, Jordan Hill, John Lucas III and Brandon Rush. During the event, players make a surprise announcement regarding a shopping spree at Mayo Clinic Square, 600 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis (3:00 PM CST), and a shopping spree with players at Target, 900 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis (4:00 PM CST)

Location: Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis http://www.nba.com/timberwolves/

Contacts: Kirsten Wenker Minnesota Timberwolves kirsten.wenker@timberwolves.com 1 612 673 8419


Thursday, Dec. 15 5:00 PM 32nd Annual Homeless Memorial March & Service – 32nd Annual Homeless Memorial March & Service, commemorating those who have passed away over the year. Event includes a silent march from Hennepin County Government Center, 300 South 6th St, Minneapolis to Simpson United Methodist Church 2740 1st Avenue South, Minneapolis

Location: Minneapolis www.mnhomelesscoalition.org/ https://twitter.com/mnhomelessco

Contacts: Kenza Hadj-Moussa Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless 1 612 386 9556


Thursday, Dec. 15 CH Robinson Worldwide: Q4 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=97366&p=irol-irhome

Contacts: Tim Gagnon CH Robinson Worldwide Investor Relations Tim.Gagnon@chrobinson.com 1 952 683 5007


Thursday, Dec. 15 Valspar Corporation: Q1 2017 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=80086&p=irol-IRHome

Contacts: Kimberly Welch Valspar Corp Press kim.welch@valspar.com 1 612 401 1347


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