MnISPI Annual Banquet & Book Exchange


Based upon the updated CDC Guidelines, we have decided to gather in person this summer. Catch up with long-term friends or meet new ones!


Brookview Park

100 Brookview Pkwy N

Golden Valley, MN 55426


We have reserved the LARGE covered pavilion at Brookview Park located in the center of the park.


Note: There is a small pavilion near the park entrance – do not go to that one. Another group reserved that so you won’t know anyone there. :0 



Link (West of Hwy 100 and South of Hwy 55 off of Winnetka)



Tuesday, June 15, 2021



5:30-8:00 pm (Central)

  • Come/go whenever you would like

  • We will gather rain or shine!



Free Food & Beverages! MnISPI will cover all costs. 

  • Please RSVP by either accepting the calendar appt that was sent via email or send an email with number of attendees to so we can order enough food/drinks.

  • Considering either LeeAnn Chin or Dave’s BBQ.

  • Note: Beer/wine is not allowed since we did not buy a permit.



  • Yard games (croquet and bingo will be provided). 

  • Team sports items if you want some exercise.

    • The park offers basketball, tennis and sand volleyball.

  • L&D books you would like to share with other colleagues.


Book Exchange

  • Rob Janecek and Rich Makela will be bringing a large selection of books.

  • If you bring a book, you can take a book for free.

  • If you do not bring a book, there will be a $5 charge made payable to MnISPI.

    • Keep in mind that some books are worth a lot so this is a great deal!

Hope you can join us for this fun in-person event!

Questions? Call or email Sue Mehrkens

Office 763.505.4131 | Cell 612.719.8191