The West St. Paul leisure pool located on Orme Street is ready and open for swimming for folks looking to cool down and enjoy summer. There are plenty of lifeguards on duty and a lot of fun water gadgets to relish.
photos by Linda E. Andersen/Review
A butterfly tries out its new surroundings after a Girl Scouts trooped installed a butterfly garden in South St. Paul’s Lawshe Park June 3.
Girl Scout Riza Kremer posed with one of the new tenants of the butterfly garden she and her fellow scouts helped create in South St. Paul’s Lawshe Park last week.
Girl Scout Juniors from Troop #52811 released live butterflies after planting a butterfly garden in South St. Paul June 3. (photos by Heather Edwards/Review)
If you notice more butterflies around South St. Paul, thank the Girl Scouts.
Last week, members of Junior Troop 52811released butterflies into the troop’s butterfly garden, located at Lawshe Park in South St. Paul. The girls--Riza Kremer, Piper Schmitz and Karli Darrow--completed the butterfly garden to earn their Bronze Award.
Congratulations to Mendota Heights resident David Reyes, who signed a national letter of intent on April 17, to play baseball at Bemidji State University. A senior at Cretin-Derham Hall, Reyes committed to Bemidji State University last November.
Left, Jennifer Stevenson, Sarah Hultgren, Kayley Gillson, Marina Ayoub, Alora Quinn, Adelynn Pettee, Sydney Dimapelis, Cheyanne Kippels, Etta Wambolt, Pamela Pettee, and Kyla Kochsiek.
Girl Scout Troop 55171, 5th graders at Kaposia Education Center in South St. Paul, has completed their Bronze Award, the highest honor a Girl Scout Junior can achieve. This award is a leadership adventure to help girls develop confidence, meet new people, and have fun while they make a difference in their world.
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi announces that Thomas Adrian of Inver Grove Heights was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Adrian is pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering at University of Minnesota.
Emily Eichstadt of Inver Grove Heights, a senior at Simley Senior High School, has been accepted to The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, for entry in Fall 2013. She was awarded a Benedictine Scholarship which is available to all new St. Scholastica applicants and is based on merit.
On Earth Day, April 22, third-grade students from Visitation School in Mendota Heights celebrated the day by releasing 70,000 ladybugs throughout the Mall of America’s Nickelodeon Universe. The ladybugs are earth friendly and a natural pesticide that help all the living plants in the park stay healthy. Click here to see and buy photos. Linda E. Andersen/Review