Brian Hanf: 2013 the founder family hung out near the Dark Clouds and near the end of the season his kids were singing many of the songs at home, some of which might not go over well with teachers or other parents at school. So during winter of 2014, the idea blossomed.
BH: Loons are birds, birds have babies in nests.
BH: Family friendly. We are understanding that the kids like to run around and not watch the game – so we gather in a group to have support and eyes on the kids. We try to sing songs that will not get questioning looks from the PTA.
BH: The current group of four families that all hang out is down from 10 families. So these days we all hang out at a member’s home, but we are looking for a gathering place that is kid friendly to start growing the group again!
BH: We used to tailgate at NSC, we have yet to find a place in Minneapolis.
BH: Start by connecting with us! We have a Facebook page and are @MNUFCLoonsNest on Twitter. During our first year we had scarves and loon flutes. There are some membership cards out there from that first year, but since we only have a few families we have been open to hanging out and growing that way.
Special thanks to Brian Hanf for responding to the questionnaire.
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