The South St. Paul VFW and KQRS-FM will be hosting a fundraiser to benefit Minnesotans' Military Appreciation Fund (MMAF) this Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8-10 p.m. MMAF is a non-profit whose mission is to say "thanks" in the form of grants to Minnesota service members and their families who are making sacrifices in defense of our freedoms in combat zones around the world. Come out to support MMAF and enjoy good food and drinks, music and raffle prizes.
The 13th Annual Great Halloween Get-together is 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 on Marie Avenue. Join the City of South St. Paul, area businesses and organizations to travel the transformed Marie Avenue starting at 7th Avenue to the 4th Avenue and back trick-and-treating the entire way. The event offers a safe and fun community-wide halloween celebration in South St. Paul. Last year, close to 2,500 youth and adults participated in the Annual Great Halloween Get-Together.
The 2014 Halloween Bonfire is 7-9 p.m. Oct. 31 at Mendota Plaza. The community event includes free hotdogs and soda, compliments of Mendota Heights Fire Department. Paster Enterprises and Mendota Plaza merchants will be handing out free goodie bags.
The firefighters will build a large bonfire out of brush donated by community residents for all to enjoy.
Recycle your pumpkin — the Task Force way 1-3 p.m. Nov. 1 (the day after Halloween) at the South St. Paul High School Football Practice Field. Join the South St. Paul Mayor’s Youth Task Force and recycle your pumpkin. The task force has secured a catapult to toss your pumpkin to see how far it will fly.
This program serves as an introduction where players participate in a number of fun skills & drills. Volunteer coaches instruct small groups of players. The league primarily runs on Tuesdays; Thursdays as necessary. Practice times will be assigned at 6-6:45 p.m. or 6:45-7:30 p.m.
As a junior ROTC academy, Saint Thomas Academy will honor alumni veterans and all veterans at a special Veterans Day assembly. Keynote speaker Col. John Boucher, U.S. Army, '86, Commander, Human Intelligence Joint Center of Excellence, Ft. Huachuca, Ariz.
Academic Arts High School, a tuition-free public charter school serving grades 9-12, is hosting a Halloween party on October 30th from 4-7PM. The school will be offering food, activities, and tours of the school space. Join us for a chili cook-off, haunted house, and other fun events! This event is free and open to all community members!
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The City of West St. Paul is offering a free Halloween Bonfire, open to the public at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 31 at the West St. Paul Sports Complex. It's for all ages. Bring the whole family to 1650 Oakdale Ave., West St. Paul to enjoy a huge bonfire, free hotdogs (while supplies last) and an outdoor showing of classic Halloween movies. Enjoy a safe, easy and fun-filled Halloween night.