Call for Vaccine Clinical Trial Volunteers

Oak Grove Presbyterian Church has been asked to get the news out on M Health Fairview’s Covid-19 Clinical Trial.

M Health Fairview Vaccine flyer (PDF)

M Health Fairview is looking for adults who:

  • €  Are aged 18 years and older, particularly over 65 years of age
  • €  Represent a racial and ethnic group that has been greatly impacted by the pandemic (such as African American, Latinx, Native American, or Asian American)
  • €  Have an underlying medical condition (such as diabetes or obesity)
  • €  Have a high risk of exposure through work (such as first responder, healthcare professional, or delivery person)
  • €  Live or work in an elder-care facility
  • €  Are retired or active military

If you decide to join a COVID-19 prevention study, you may be compensated for your participation. To learn more, contact:

M Health Fairview Clinical Trials Office
651.326.4450
researchscreening@fairview.org

Welcome Anne Swenson

Please welcome Anne Swenson to Oak Grove’s staff!

Anne is a CPA and has been in accounting for her entire career.  She retired from Pax Christi Catholic Community in January of 2017 after thirteen years as the Financial Manager.

She is happy to be back into the numbers by working part-time here at Oak Grove Presbyterian Church.

She & her husband have lived in Bloomington for 21 years and have three sons and three grandchildren.

EV EXPO, Sept. 15, at Oak Grove

EV EXPO (electric vehicle) on Saturday September 15, 2018, 10AM to 1 PM at Oak Grove Presbyterian 2200 W. Old Shakopee Rd. in Bloomington. [Note: This is an outdoor event. In case of cancellation due to rainstorms, we will post a notice on Oak Grove’s Facebook page and this web page.]

The event is co-sponsored by the American Lung Association.  See how electric vehicles are dramatically changing transportation, talk to owners, and test drive several of the latest electrics and plug in hybrids all in one place.

Dealers will be bringing the latest models including: Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf, Chevy Bolt, Chevy Volt, Ford C-Max Energi, Ford Fusion Energi, Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, Chrysler Pacifica PHEV, Audi etron, Fiat 500e, Mini PHEV. And there will be many EV and plug in hybrid owners showing their cars and telling about their driving experiences.

Short educational presentations will be held from 10-11 AM with test drives/owners talk from 11AM to 1 PM.  “Smart” EV chargers, electric bikes, electric mowers, electric snow blowers and other electric tools will also be on display.  A mechanic will be on site to test your Nissan or Prius batteries.  The church youth will be providing free car washes (donations accepted).

Event is free and open to the public.  Share this with your friends and neighbors.  For more information, contact the church office at 952-888-4561