Upcoming events

    • 15 Jun 2023
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Red Cap Room, Union Depot, 214 4th Street East St. Paul 55101
    Register

    Join us for our Annual Northern Lights Awards Ceremony on June 15 at the Union Depot. Celebrate and mingle with other MAGC members, enjoy appetizers, and see if you won a Bronze, Silver, or Northern Lights Award for your community.

    No award this year? Come anyway. Enjoy a fun evening by building your network and celebrate the remarkable work our fellow communicators produce. 

    Help us make this the event of the year! MAGC is looking for a photographer to take action shots during our happy hour and ceremony. Interested? Contact Christine

    Program Schedule

    • 5 p.m. - Networking & Social Hour
    • 6 p.m. - Ceremony begins
      • Welcome 
        • MAGC President, Jordan Gilgenbach
      • Northern Lights Awards Presentation
        • Hosts: Ashley Klemer, Brad Phenow, Ari Lyksett
      • Best of Show Award Presentation

      • Communicator of the Year Award Presentation

      • Scott Pengelly Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation

    Download the Union Depot Parking Map

    • 17 Aug 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • St. Paul Saints / CHS Field 360 Broadway St. St. Paul, MN 55101
    • 60
    Register


    Come and join our government communications community for a night of baseball, networking, and fun at CHS Field in St. Paul. 

    MAGC has reserved the Summit Brewing Pub in the craft beer corner located in the left field corner. 

    Attendees will have the chance to win a Saints Prize Pack!

    Cost: $45 per person

    What’s Included: buffet dinner, reserved group area just for MAGC members, game ticket, pre-game tour of the Saints television production area.

    Dinner Buffet (6-7:30PM) includesBeef Brisket, Pulled Pork, Baked Beans, Sweet Corn, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Mac & Cheese, Watermelon and Potato Chips

    Space is limited: be sure to register early.

    Registration Deadline: July 15

    Please note: Due to the limited number of tickets available, this event is only open to MAGC members at this time. No additional guests tickets are available.

    Cancellation Policy
    We understand that sometimes you are not able to attend an event that you have paid for. We are happy to move your registration to another person from your organization or issue a refund. Please contact our office for additional details.

    Photography/Video Policy
    The Minnesota Association of Government Communicators (MAGC) reserves the right to use any photograph or video taken at any event sponsored by MAGC, without the expressed written permission of those in the photograph or video.

Past events

17 May 2023 How to Discover Your Ideal Audience Workshop
12 Apr 2023 Survival Tips for Communication Departments-of-one Workshop
23 Mar 2023 Visual Design Basics 2: Choosing Imagery Workshop
28 Feb 2023 Crisis communications reconsidered—Owning the narrative
8 Feb 2023 Northern Lights Judge Sign-Up
19 Jan 2023 Visual Design Basics
18 Jan 2023 Pocket Program: Interagency Social Media Coffee
15 Dec 2022 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
8 Dec 2022 MAGC Holiday Gathering
26 Oct 2022 2022 Fall Conference Attendee Registration
26 Oct 2022 2022 Fall Conference Sponsor Registration
12 Oct 2022 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
31 Aug 2022 Smart Rural: Communicating and Engaging about Mobility and Transportation in Rural Communities presented by Patty Day
3 Aug 2022 Putting the 'community" in community engagement virtual workshop
14 Jul 2022 Northern Lights Awards - Livestream on Facebook
13 Jul 2022 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
30 Jun 2022 June Virtual Happy Hour
14 Jun 2022 2022 Summer Series: Beginning DSLR and Mirrorless
27 Apr 2022 MAGC In-Person Happy Hour at Boom Island Brewing - POSTPONED
14 Apr 2022 Plain Language Writing Workshop with Brian Lieb
13 Apr 2022 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
22 Mar 2022 In-Person Happy Hour: The Market at Malcom Yards
2 Mar 2022 Communicating Data: Use Cases and Best Practices
24 Feb 2022 Northern Lights Judge Sign-Up
9 Feb 2022 Zoom with the MAGC Board
27 Jan 2022 January Member Happy Hour
20 Oct 2021 MAGC Virtual Fall Conference
13 Oct 2021 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
25 Aug 2021 New and Emerging Social Media: What Governments Need to Know
15 Jul 2021 You Branded What? An Organizational Journey to One Cohesive Brand
14 Jul 2021 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
24 Jun 2021 Community engagement | Tools and best practices for building an engagement plan.
10 Jun 2021 Northern Lights results on June 10
15 Apr 2021 Virtual Networking Happy Hour
14 Apr 2021 Pocket Program: Social Media Coffee
18 Mar 2021 Virtual Networking Happy Hour
25 Feb 2021 Virtual Networking Happy Hour
14 Jan 2021 Virtual Networking Happy Hour
13 Jan 2021 Pocket Program: Social Media
7 Jan 2021 Northern Lights Judge Sign-Up
8 Dec 2020 Virtual Networking Happy Hour
28 Oct 2020 MAGC Virtual Fall Conference
14 Oct 2020 Pocket Program: Social Media
8 Oct 2020 MAGC Virtual Happy Hour
10 Sep 2020 MAGC Virtual Happy Hour
8 Jul 2020 CANCELLED - Pocket Program: Social Media
17 Jun 2020 UPDATED - 2020 Northern Lights Awards Ceremony
12 May 2020 Intro to Virtual Reality Play-Explore-Learn-Create within your Reach
14 Apr 2020 Pocket Program: Tell Your Story Through Podcasting
14 Apr 2020 Pocket Program: Tell your Story Through Podcasting - Cancelled
8 Apr 2020 Pocket Program: Social Media - Cancelled
10 Mar 2020 Pocket Program: Creating Accessible Websites
20 Feb 2020 FOX 9 Studio Tour with Tom Lyden followed by a workshop: The evolution of a story: solid reporting and authentic communication.
11 Feb 2020 Pocket Program: Event Planning and Production 101
23 Jan 2020 “January Jump Start” Member Happy Hour on January 23
14 Jan 2020 Pocket Program: 7 Social Media Trends to Watch in 2020
8 Jan 2020 Pocket Program: Social Media
10 Dec 2019 Pocket Program: How to develop a Theory of Change and strengthen your message
21 Nov 2019 2nd Annual Northern Lights Showcase and Film Festival
12 Nov 2019 Pocket Program: Lean writing and asset management for targeted communication
7 Nov 2019 East Metro Communicators Social Gathering Pocket Program
23 Oct 2019 2019 MAGC Fall Conference
23 Oct 2019 2019 MAGC Fall Conference Sponsor Showcase
9 Oct 2019 Social Media Pocket Program
8 Oct 2019 Pocket Program: Do’s, don’ts and did-you-knows for getting your good news on local TV
10 Sep 2019 Pocket Program: Creating and Communicating the Value of Place
7 Aug 2019 East Metro Communicators Social Gathering Pocket Program
10 Jul 2019 Pocket Program: Social Media
22 May 2019 2019 Northern Lights Awards Ceremony
14 May 2019 Pocket Program: WMCC May: Marketing Facilities and Destinations
9 Apr 2019 Pocket Program: WMCC April: Crisis Communications Panel
21 Feb 2019 Northern Lights Judge Sign-Up

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