North Metro Flex Academy (NMFA) is a free public charter school which serves students in the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale (ISD 622) schools. NMFA will serve students in grades K-2 starting in the fall of 2015 and add a grade each year. Come visit us at our office and meet our principal, Terri Privette.
(Ages 14+ w/ Adult)
AT FISH CREEK PRESERVE
FRIDAY, JULY 24, 10:00AM-3:00PM – FIELD DAY 1
SATURDAY, JULY 25, 10:00AM-3:00PM – FIELD DAY 2
Sign up for one day or two days. (Rain dates July 31 & August 1st )
Friday, July 24, 3:00PM-4:00PM
AT MAPLEWOOD NATURE CENTER, 2659 E. 7TH STREET, MAPLEWOOD, MN 55119
It’s FUN to volunteer at the Nature Center and Neighborhood Preserves! Come find out about all the cool opportunities available, and learn what it takes to be a regular volunteer such as…
• Trail guide, Program Aide, Receptionist
• Youth & family opportunities
• Citizen Science: open space monitor, frog monitor, big tree registry
Fee: $45 includes two curriculum books, lunch, & six hours of continuing education credits. Registration: Deadline is June 4, 2015. To register or with questions, go to www.mndnr.gov/plt or call Laura Duffey at 651-259-5263, 888-646-6367.
• For: Early childhood educators, Kindergarten and Grade 1 teachers, Scout leaders, Head Start teachers, naturalists, and environmental educators.
The Central Park Blues Fest kicks off the Performances in the Park – Live @ The Rog series of free summer performances in Roseville’s Central Park. Rich “Rhythm” Williams, spoken word artist, will perform at 4:30 and 6:15pm and The Groove Merchants featuring Jimi “Primetime” Smith with special guest, Dee Miller will play at 5:00 and 6:45pm. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets or snag a park bench and enjoy this great summer kick-off event! The Rog, a.k.a.
"Darkness to Morn - Mourning to Joy"... themes reflecting darkness & light, resilience & hope infuse stunning works by Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo, plus 3 unique settings of "Sure on this Shining Night." Featuring guest artists The Lake String Quartet and Steve Norquist, piano. FREE admission - Donations appreciated; bring non-perishable food items for Neighborhood House, designated charity for this series of concerts.