Upcoming Chapter Events

APA MN: Learning from Place: Bdote Tour

September 15, 2023

8:15am - 2:30pm

In partnership between APA MN, ASCE, and WTS MN, the Bdote Tour will take place Friday, September 15th, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm. APA MN has 13 spots available with priority given to Indigenous community members. It will be first come, first served after those with priority are determined. Participants will need to sign a Liability Waiver to join the tour, which may be signed on-site before the tour commences.

Transportation and meals are not provided. Please provide your own mode of transportation and lunch/ snacks.

** All participants will be required to sign a liability waiver form upon arrival. Please arrive by 8:15am. **

All ticket sales are final.

Things to Bring:

A tour guide audio system will be used throughout the day. When you check in, you will receive a small receiver for the day. Please bring your own headphones (regular jack, no bluetooth) if you have them; otherwise, we can provide you with disposable headphones. The tour leads will collect the receivers at the end of the day.

What to bring:

  • Lunch and snacks (or you may choose to pick up lunch along the way)
  • Water/water bottle
  • Headphones for tour guide audio receiver
  • Sunscreen/bug spray (optional)
  • Fold up camping chair for periods of standing (optional)

We will be outside all day, rain or shine, so please come prepared!


There are indoor bathrooms at Mounds Park and Fort Snelling State Park.

There is a satellite toilet at Oheyawahe/Pilot Knob.

Register Today!

Additional Chapter Events

Spring Seminar

The mission of the Spring Seminar is to deliver an interesting, informative, and educational event to members for AICP Credit as a complement to the annual State Conference. 

Lunch and Learn Seminars

APA Minnesota's Professional Development Committee is hosting a series of Lunch and Learn events throughout the year. In addition to providing valuable education, APA MN's Lunch and Learn Seminars are a terrific opportunity to get out of the office and visit with planning peers. BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch). Remote participation is also available. Upcoming events will be posted here.

At this time, upcoming events will only be offered as a webinar. We will continue to evaluate future events to determine what format is appropriate.

Committee Networking and Education Events

Several APA Minnesota committees hold events at varying times throughout the year. These include:

  • Diversity and Equity Committee
  • Women in Planning Committee
  • Young Planners Group Mentor Program

For more information on these committees and their activities, see the Strategic Priorities and Committees section of the website.

Social Events

Social gatherings at Twins games, an annual holiday party, and other events will be posted here when they occur.