Art Classes / Workshops

Kami Polzin - The St Croix River School of Painting teaches the fundamentals of representational painting with a special emphasis on color. The studio is an 100 year old hip roof barn and is a landscape painters dream with endless inspiration for painting.

College Prep / Education

Northeast College Prep - We will ensure strong academic, social-emotional, and talent development in every member of its diverse student body, thereby positioning each student for college graduation, career success, and positive community impact.

Computer / Technical Training

Prime Digital Academy - Working directly with Twin Cities tech employers, we’ve created programs that equip emerging engineers and designers with the skills they need to make immediate contributions. Prime students learn modern technologies, practical methodologies and critical behavioral skills through carefully crafted curriculum and hands-on work on real world projects.

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Dance / Studios

Four Seasons Dance Studio - Our studio is a relaxed and friendly place to learn innovative and traditional partner dances in a non-competitive style. The focus is on dancing as a social art for personal pleasure and public confidence. We host group and private dance lessons. We also have practice dance parties.

Daycare / Preschool / Childcare

Goddard School - Daily enrichment programs foster your child’s self-esteem and set the foundation for a well-rounded, healthy lifestyle. These programs may include baby sign language, yoga, music and languages such as Spanish and Mandarin. Our teachers use proven, play-based methods to nurture healthy development in children and encourage a lifelong love of learning.

Fitness / Sports Training

I Think I Can Fitness - We provide mobile, personal training in the Twin Cities. Our trainers come to your location to give you safe, energetic, and individualized personal training sessions. If you are tired of driving to the gym or if you are done wasting your time with inefficient workouts – we're the right fit for you.


Classic Gymnastics and Dance - Our facility is nearly 30,000 square feet. We have top of the line equipment and training methods to ensure the most up to date teaching techniques. Our facility and equipment undergo continuous safety inspections and maintenance. We have designed the facility to meet the needs of all age and level of student.

Gleasons Gymnastics School - We offer a gymnastic program that: Ensures the development of confidence and a positive self-image through successful experiences for every student. Teaches body awareness and fitness skills basic to all sports. Encourages a positive attitude towards active participation, health and physical fitness.

Czech & Slovak Sokol - Through our many social activities and educational programs, we seek to preserve and transmit the vitality of our Czech, Slovak and immigrant heritage to future generations. We welcome all who share an interest in history, culture, gymnastics and good fellowship. You need not be Czech or Slovak to be a member.

Language Training / Foreign Languages

The Italian Cultural Center - Small groups, informal atmosphere and university-educated native speakers provide the ideal environment to learn a foreign language. Our instructors, born and raised in Italy, bring first-hand experience and cultural background of Italian life and current traditions to the classroom.

Martial Arts / Karate Lessons

East-West Karate - We teach arts that were designed to improve students' lives, physical conditions and martial arts skills. These go far beyond what is typically thought of as "martial arts" or "karate". That's why we say "Budo - Beyond Martial Arts". We have classes and programs for every age range - come in today!

Academy of Shaolin Kung Fu - Our school is focused on training in the traditional art of Northern Shaolin and Tai Chi Praying Mantis Kung Fu martial arts. We are a form based martial arts system. What this means is, the movements we learn are all put together in pattern or form. If interested, please come in during our class hours!

Music Classes / Lessons

Sarah Jane's Music School - We are a neighborhood music education center based in Northeast Minneapolis since spring of 2015. Lessons and classes now available for students young and old in a variety of instrumental studies. Registration now open for private lessons and group classes!

Online Shopping / Nationwide Delivery

Photo Workshops

MPLS Photo Center - We host weekday, evening and weekend workshops covering a wide variety of topics taught by certified experts in their fields, providing ample opportunity for growth no matter what your interest or budget. Whether you're an artist wanting to improve your portfolio, a working photographer eager to sharpen your business acumen, or an absolute beginner who wants to improve your shots and print like a pro, we're here to help you reach your goals.

Schools / Private Academies

Breck School - We are a preschool-12, private school where all grades are joined together in one vibrant community on our beautiful campus in Golden Valley, Minnesota. When perpetually learning students encounter our perpetually learning school, they see the very process of learning not just as a prerequisite for success, but the lens through which they view the entire world.

West Lutheran School - West Lutheran offers academic programs for students at all learning levels and equips students with knowledge and skills necessary to enter the workforce or the military, continue their education at secular and private colleges and universities, and study for full-time ministry after high school.

Summer Camps

Lake Calhoun Sailing School - The Lake Calhoun Sailing School (LCSS), founded in 1989, has grown to one of the largest and most diverse schools in the Midwest, offering classes for all ages and levels of experience. The school maintains a fleet of Optimist, Club 420, and Ensign sailboats and employs an enthusiastic staff of qualified instructors, many of whom have extensive racing experience.

Tutoring / Test Preparation

TestMasters - e help people score higher on standardized tests by improving their skills. Our company is renowned for its live and online courses, groundbreaking research, and extensive instructor training. We offer prep courses for the LSAT, GMAT, GRE, SAT, PSAT, and ACT.

Huntington Learning - For almost 40 years, we've guided students to success with test-prep programs that feature test-taking strategies, time-management skills, and academic knowledge through individualized instruction from highly trained tutors. We help students score higher on important college entrance and scholarship exams like the ACT, SAT, and PSAT, as well as high school entrance and other exams, such as the ISEE and ASVAB.

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