August 2022

“The past three years, I have grown in my confidence in myself … [For my senior] year, I am looking for it to be a year of enjoyment, simply [being] happy with where I am and who I am.” —Samantha Steensland, senior at Benilde-St. Margaret’s School

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Edina Magazine August 2022

Working on this issue—our Education issue—has been a fun way to reflect on the many ways we can learn, both inside and outside of the classroom. While my formal education ended 10 years ago when I graduated from college, I have certainly not stopped learning.

Images of Edina entry 'Gone Fishin''

Images of Edina: Gone Fishin'. Hobbyist photographer captures a sweet moment between father and son.

Boy holding double scoop of ice cream in a cone.

Sweet Science Ice Cream Brings a Scoop of Joy to Edina. Sweet Science brings all-natural ice cream to Edina using wholesome, locally-sourced ingredients you can pronounce.

Vegetable stall at the Edina Farmers Market.

Here's All You Need to Know About Edina's Farmers Market.

Money Honeys meet around a table.

Money Honeys: A Women's Investment Club. For these Edina women, an investment club serves as a safe place to discuss the economy and take financial risks.

Sabeeh Mirza of Edina High School

Edina Senior Spotlight 2022: Shining a Light on Local Students. These outstanding high school seniors are leaving a positive impact on their schools and community.

Young boy in a music lesson.

Fusion Academy Opens First Minnesota Campus. Fusion Academy builds a tailored curriculum around students’ individual interests, hobbies and time.

Kids at a formal dance

Edina Cotillion Teaches More Than Good Manners. Edina Country Club cotillion offers timeless lessons in kindness and courtesy.

Founders Alexis and Leah

Teletherapy Practice Orka Health and Wellness Launches in Edina. Orka Health and Wellness gives people the energy to live their best lives.

'The Personal Librarian' Book Cover

Secrets in the Library: The Personal Library Book Review

Caprese  Corn Salad

When it comes to grilling season, I’m all about the side dishes. Sure, I love a good grilled piece of meat—who doesn’t? But the side dishes are really my favorite. I was born and raised in Iowa, so I have a soft spot in my heart for corn this time of year.

Portrait of Scott Crosbie

Citizen of Edina: Scott Crosbie, member of the First John Phillip Sousa Memorial Band.

Young female student consulting online with teacher

Higher Education and the Information Age: Zero Cost Educational Resources

Five Sails, Five Harbors sailboat sculpture

New Outdoor Sculptures at The Lorient Apartments: Art Brings a French Town to an Edina Neighborhood