Upcoming Events

  • 1 May 2015
    Lupus 'Spiel USA

    The Four Seasons Curling Club is hosting its second annual professional-amateur curling bonspiel (tournament) to benefit the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota. Yes, curling, like you’ve seen in the Olympics. Experience a weekend of curling action with celebrity skips including Olympians and World Bronze Medalists, as well as a dinner and dance. Open to curlers of all ages and abilities.

    Four Seasons Curling Club at Fogerty Arena, 9250 Lincoln Street NE, Blaine, MN

  • 4 May 2015 – 5:30 PM
    Lupus Food and Wine Classic 2015

    As we kick off Lupus Awareness Month, join the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota for our annual fundraiser, which offers you a taste of one of the best culinary scenes in America, as dedicated top chefs and restaurants from around the Twin Cities donate their time and talents to serve tastings of their favorite dishes. Each creation will be paired with a suggested wine, provided by popular and up-and-coming regional wineries. And while you’re taking a break from indulging, browse the food- and wine-themed silent auction, shop the wine wall, and relax to the sounds of live entertainment.

    DoubleTree Minneapolis Park Place, 1500 Park Place Boulevard, St. Louis Park, MN

  • 6 May 2015 – 3:30 PM
    LFM Clothing Drive at Rasmussen College Bloomington Campus

    Looking for an opportunity to donate your unwanted new or gently used clothing? Consider donating to LFM’s clothing drive, hosted by Rasmussen College.

    Rasmussen College, 4400 West 78th Street, Bloomington, MN

  • 8 May 2015
    Sludgeathon: Cory Cove's 24-Hour On-Air Marathon for LFM

    Tune in as KFAN’s Cory Cove is on air for 24 straight hours, talking sports, lupus, and other random things.

    On the Radio and Online, 100.3 FM,, and

  • 9 May 2015 – 11:30 AM
    Bike for Butterflies: A Ride Benefiting the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota

    Join 2013 Lupus Ambassador Chris Cronick and her fellow instructor Maria Rice at the Surge Cycling studio as they team-teach a charity ride benefiting the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota (LFM) in honor of Lupus Awareness Month.

    Surge Cycling, 5601 Wayzata Boulevard, St. Louis Park, MN

  • 11 May 2015 – 12:00 PM
    Ways to Boost Your Energy Level

    Low energy is a universal symptom of living with lupus and other chronic conditions, and it can significantly impact daily activities. Join certified Alexander Technique instructor Erin Thompson as she focuses on ways to increase energy, vitality, and mobility by improving postural alignment for increased lung capacity and joint freedom in daily activities.

    Oakdale Center, Saint Mary’s University, 7200 Hudson Blvd. N., Suite 200, Oakdale, MN

  • 12 May 2015 – 12:00 PM
    Yoga Fundamentals

    In this gentle fundamentals class, participants will practice a variety of standing and reclining asanas, or poses, with an emphasis on beginner modifications, breathing, and relaxation techniques.

    Lupus Foundation of Minnesota Office, 2626 East 82nd Street, Bloomington, MN

  • 14 May 2015 – 12:00 PM
    Research Updates Webinar with LFM-Funded Researcher Gillespie

    In this webinar, Dr. Emily Gillespie  will talk about her study of the relationship between lupus and women, particularly African-American women. Several gene expression patterns, or biomarkers, appear to be unique to African-American patients.

    Webinar, Join from Anywhere, Your Computer,

  • 16 May 2015 – 10:00 AM
    2015 MSP Comicon

    The Midwest Comic Book Association (MCBA) invites everyone to the MSP Comicon. LFM is proud to be a charity partner of MCBA and this annual event. Come enjoy 100,000 square feet of comic book action, 

    Minnesota State Fairgrounds Grandstand, 1265 Snelling Avenue North, St. Paul, MN

  • 20 May 2015 – 12:30 PM
    Reduce Pain and Inflammation through Acupuncture

    Join acupuncturist Amy Schroeder for a free acupuncture session to reduce the pain and inflammation you may experience living with lupus.

    Apple Valley Center, Saint Mary’s University, 14200 Cedar Avenue, Apple Valley, MN

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