Other Events

NAMI Ramsey County will present “Mental Health and Law Enforcement,” featuring the St. Paul Police Department’s Mental Health Unit (MHU) on Thursday, May 2, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. The event will be held at St. Anthony Park Library, 2245 Como Avenue, in St. Paul.  Learn about the MHU and crisis intervention training. Find out how the MHU connects people with mental health services during a crisis and how St. Paul’s police force has changed its response to emergency calls. This presentation is sponsored by NAMI Ramsey County. This is a free event, but space is limited. Please RSVP at https://mental-illness-law-enforcement-tickets.eventbrite.com.

NAMI Washington County will hold a Game Day on Sunday, May 19, from 3:00-6:00 p.m. It will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 115 N. 4th St., in Stillwater. Join NAMI Washington County for its bimonthly Game Day! Enjoy snacks and board games and maybe you will be one of the lucky raffle winners! We will provide a variety of games, but you are welcome to bring your favorite to share. This is a free event and all ages are welcome to join. For more information call 651-645-2948 ext. 126 or email affiliates@namimn.org.

NAMI Minnesota will hold its annual Beyond the Baby Blues conference on Tuesday, May 21 at the University of Minnesota Continuing Education Center, 1890 Bufford Avenue, in St. Paul. Designed to educate professionals and families about mood disorders and anxiety before, during and after pregnancy, this year’s conference includes a keynote presentation from Resmaa Menakem, (MSW, LICSW, S.E.P), several breakout sessions, and a networking lunch. Find more information and registration, here.