Feature Events

As much as we like to think we can do it all sitting on our couches, we can’t. That’s why we host and support events that go beyond the firm handshakes and how-do-you-do’s and into the heart of what people want: tipping conversation into action.  
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    Minneapolis Institute of Art | 2400 3rd Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55404
    Intentionally integrated with Pollen’s editorial, Pollen Live brings the isolated, digital reading experience into real-life community, drenches it in multimedia goodness, and drives attendees towards deeper connection and action. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Please see the Facebook event for the access code for the morning of the event. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    Machine Shop | 300 2nd St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
    Work Redux brings together hundreds of women and non-binary leaders spanning diverse backgrounds to reimagine the future of the workplace. Join Pollen’s Work Redux community for a discussion about channeling our collective rage toward action. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    McNamara Alumni Center | 200 SE Oak St Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Pollen and AARP Minnesota are proud to present the 2019 50 Over 50. Join us as we recognize and celebrate 50 of the most inspiring and accomplished leaders in Minnesota who are over the age of 50. View Full Event Recap
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    The Southern Theater | 1420 S Washington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55454
    Intentionally integrated with Pollen’s editorial, Pollen Live brings the isolated, digital reading experience into real-life community, drenches it in multimedia goodness, and drives attendees towards deeper connection and action. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Thursday, September 26, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    Minneapolis Institute of Art | 2400 3rd Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55404
    Join us on August 13 to hear from leaders who are skilled in holding tension about how they embrace productive conflict, hold people accountable, and prioritize the well-being of their teams. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Thursday, August 1, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    PAIKKA 550 Vandalia St #165 St. Paul, MN 55114
    Pollen's turning 10 and we want to celebrate with you! View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    Machine Shop | 300 2nd St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
    Work Redux brings together hundreds of women spanning diverse backgrounds to reimagine the future of the workplace. Join Pollen’s Work Redux community for a discussion about shedding the layers of shame we carry for not meeting the expectations others put on our bodies. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Thursday, February 21, 2019. View Full Event Recap
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    The Holden Room | 145 Holden St N | Minneapolis, MN 55405
    **Unraveled Network is sold out. You can follow the conversation on Twitter with the #UnraveledNetwork hashtag.** Pollen’s first event of 2019 will bring together community leaders who are dismantling systems of oppression that lead to the invisible lines that divide our city. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, January 30. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO LIFE THREATENING TEMPERATURES. View Full Event Recap
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    Pollen | 701 North 3rd Street, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55401
    Join us for a casual open house at the Pollen office on Wednesday, December 12. View Full Event Recap
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    Can Can Wonderland | 755 Prior Ave N #004 | St. Paul, MN 55104
    Join us on October 25 at #LikeABoss | Scale to hear from leaders who have seen the good, bad, and ugly of trying to scale their missions, small businesses, or company departments. View Full Event Recap
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    McNamara Alumni Center | 200 SE Oak St Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Pollen and AARP Minnesota are proud to present the 2018 list of "50 Over 50" honorees. Join us as we recognize and celebrate fifty of the most inspiring and accomplished leaders in Minnesota who are over the age of fifty. View Full Event Recap