Events South-West Review

Tue
25
Nov

Holiday Happenings 2014

The Lillie Newspapers Holiday Happenings guide for 2014.  Sponsored by The Spectacle Shoppe, PJW Automotive, St. John the Baptist School and Preschool, Shorview Community Center and Vroom Auto Care.

Mon
23
Mar

Pancake Breakfast and Raffle 4-12

Come One Come All! Pancake Breakfast and Raffle
Sunday, April 12th 8:30-12:00
Win airline tickets and much more!
Raffle ticket: $5, Breakfast $8 adults, $5 Children (ages 3-12)

All proceeds benefit Henry Sibley High School Band Students
Location: Henry Sibley High School, 1897 Delaware Ave., Mendota Heights
Event Date: 04/12/2015
Start Time: 8:30 am
End Time: 12:00 pm

Sun
22
Mar

See what parks have to offer

A “Play in the Park” event at Garlough Elementary School, 1740 Charlton St. in West St Paul, is set for Wednesday, March 25.

Sun
22
Mar

Minnesota’s oldest, unsolved murder will be explored

History professor Gary Brueggemann, author of “Minnesota’s Oldest Murder Mystery: The Case of Edward Phalen: St. Paul’s Unsaintly Pioneer,” will speak at the annual meeting of the Friends of the Sibley Historic Site on Saturday, April 18.

Sun
22
Mar

South-West Review Area Bulletin Board 3-22-15

Bowling and pizza
Children from second to sixth grades are invited to a recreational day of fun Monday, March 30, one that includes bowling, pizza, swimming and a movie.


Jumping and pizza
West St. Paul is offering a second-to-sixth-grader recreational opportunity Tuesday, March 31.


Pancakes and fingerprints
The Inver Grove Heights Lions Club will host its annual pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29 in the cafeteria at Simley High School, 2990 80th St. E, Inver Grove Heights.


Pancake breakfast
Pancakes will be hot off the griddle at the Lions Club of South St. Paul’s pancake breakfast on Palm Sunday, March 29.


The Fascinating Honeybee
The fascinating world of honeybees will be explored by award-winning beekeeper Terry McDaniel on Tuesday, April 28 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Inver Glen Library, 8098 Blaine Ave., Inver Grove Heights.


Calling young egg hunters
An egg hunt will be held Saturday, March 28 at 9:30 a.m. for children ages 3 to kindergarten at Thompson Park Activity Center, 1200 Stassen Lane in West St. Paul.


Flashlight egg hunt
Turning that sunshine-infused idea of an egg hunt on its back, youngsters in grades kindergarten through fifth will participate in a flashlight hunt for eggs at Thompson Park Activity Center Saturday, March 28 starting at 8 p.m.


 

Mon
16
Mar

South-West Review bulletin board March 15, 2015

Music’s impact on learning
Head over to Inver Glen Library in Inver Grove Heights for a Storytime, Thursday, March 26 from 10:30 to 11 a.m.


Calling young egg hunters
An egg hunt will be held Saturday, March 28 at 9:30 a.m. for children ages 3 to kindergarten at Thompson Park Activity Center, 1200 Stassen Lane in West St. Paul.


Flashlight egg hunt
Turning that sunshine-infused idea of an egg hunt on its back, youngsters in grades kindergarten through fifth will participate in a flashlight hunt for eggs at Thompson Park Activity Center Saturday,


Pancake breakfast
Pancakes will be hot off the griddle at the Lions Club of South St. Paul’s pancake breakfast on Palm Sunday, March 29.


Stretch your photograph limits
“Get outside your limits with photography” will be the theme of Wing Young Huie’s program from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 23 at the South St. Paul Public Library.


The fascinating honeybee
The fascinating world of honeybees will be explored by award-winning beekeeper Terry McDaniel on Tuesday, April 28 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Inver Glen Library, 8098 Blaine Ave., Inver Grove Heights.


 

Wed
11
Mar

Immaculate Conception All-School

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, Immaculate Conception Catholic School will host an “All Class Reunion” from 3 to 9 p.m. on March 21 at the school, 4030 Jackson St. NE in Columbia Heights.

Sun
22
Feb

South-West Review Events Feb. 22, 2015

Program to explore researching extended family when tracing your ancestry
Dr. Alice Eicholz will lead a Dakota County Genealogical Society program on why identification of cousins, aunts and uncles and the study of their lives can be important in researching your own direct-line ancestry.

Musical performance will spotlight female jazz singers
As part of Black History Month, Inver Glen Library in Inver Grove Heights will present a musical program entitled “Lila Ammons: Voices of Influence” on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 7 to 8 p.m.

Mon
01
Dec

Spreading the joy

Nancy and Rodney Brown dress as Santa and Mrs. Claus, welcoming thousands to their extravagant holiday setup from Thanksgiving to the first Sunday in January in Inver Grove Heights.
Nancy and Rodney Brown dress as Santa and Mrs. Claus, welcoming thousands to their extravagant holiday setup from Thanksgiving to the first Sunday in January in Inver Grove Heights. (Submitted photo)

Inver Grove Heights couple are ‘Santa and Mrs.’ to neighbor kids, light-show fans
Santa Claus lives on a quiet street in Inver Grove Heights.
At least he does according to 2-year-old Brady and 4-year-old Gabriel.
Their neighbors, Nancy and Rodney Brown, not only dress up as Santa and Mrs. Claus every night for more than a month during the holidays, but they set up thousands of dollars worth of lights in their yard.

Fri
25
Jul

Flooding shuts down events at Sibley Historic Site in Mendota

Minnesota History River Paddle, Color Dash cancelled
Damage from heavy summer rains has caused two events at the Sibley Historic Site in Mendota to be abruptly cancelled.