Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center

The summer newsletter is available! Read about what is happening around River Bend and how we are adapting to the new normal. Save the Date(s) for Ramble: Like Never Before the week of September 19, 2020. Register for the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Brunch- It is going virtual with pancakes to-go on September … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center

Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove

Live from Sugarloaf Cove Friday, 5:30 pm  Want to be part of a new experiment in remote live educational programming? Great! Join Margie Friday evenings on Facebook Live during the Corona Virus limitations! Margie will talk about what is happening nature-wise at Sugarloaf and the North Shore and then she will answer your questions. Please … Continue reading Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove

Maple Syrup Fun Run – Fairbault – Sept. 19th

We were hopeful to find a way to hold the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Brunch in person, but based on social distancing guidelines, we have made the decision to turn it into a virtual race. 1.    Register for the distance you are running (if you haven’t already). 2.    Let us know here if you are picking up your pancake brunch … Continue reading Maple Syrup Fun Run – Fairbault – Sept. 19th

Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove – July 2020

Live from Sugarloaf Cove Friday, 5:30 pm Want to be part of a new experiment in remote live educational programming? Great! Join Margie Friday evenings on Facebook Live during the Corona Virus limitations! Margie will talk about what is happening nature-wise at Sugarloaf and the North Shore and then she will answer your questions. Please … Continue reading Newsletter: Sugarloaf Cove – July 2020

Newsletter: Mississippi Park Connection – July 2020

Summer Bike Tours Along the Mississippi River Explore the history, geology, watersheds, and parks that connect us to the Mississippi River. Travel through floodplain forests to visit culturally significant sites like Harriet Island, Bdote, Lilydale Regional Park, and Sibley Historic Site. Learn about the natural, cultural, and historic significance of the Mississippi River in Saint Paul … Continue reading Newsletter: Mississippi Park Connection – July 2020

Newsletter: SMINC – July 2020

The Sally Manzara Interpretive Nature Center (SMINC) has been closed for public visiting since Minnesota Executive order 20-04 was announced in March. On June 29th our Board decided that, due to the fear of spreading COVID 19, and concern for the safety of our volunteers (most of whom are in the "vulnerable" age group) we … Continue reading Newsletter: SMINC – July 2020

Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – July 2020

River Bend Rapids July 2020 The summer newsletter is now available! Read about what is happening around River Bend and how we are adapting to the new normal. River Bend is hiring a Part-time Charitable Gambling Manager. Position is open until filled. River Bend is seeking candidates for the Board of Directors. Apply by July … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – July 2020

Webinar: UMinn – Consumers & Professionals – June 16th

The University of Minnesota Extension Family Resiliency Educators are offering the following webinars.  I invite you to participate and encourage you to share these offerings with your program participants. Webinar for consumers:  Tuesday, June 16; 11 am-noon Are you financially prepared to survive the next disaster or pandemic? Plan to participate in this webinar to … Continue reading Webinar: UMinn – Consumers & Professionals – June 16th

Webinars: UMinn – Consumers & Professionals – June 9th, June 11th and June 16th

The University of Minnesota Extension Family Resiliency Educators are offering the following webinars.  I invite you to participate and encourage you to share these offerings with your program participants. Webinars for consumers:  COVID-19 Scams  Tuesday, June 9; 10-11 am or 7-8 pm Beware of COVID-19 Scams! The Federal Trade Commission has received over 40,500 Covid-19 … Continue reading Webinars: UMinn – Consumers & Professionals – June 9th, June 11th and June 16th

Summer activities: City of Maplewood Parks and Recreation

Do you like competition? Do you like visiting new places? Do you like winning prizes? If you answered YES to any of those questions then our NEW Explore Maplewood Summer Challenges are for you! Sign up as an individual or household for our June Fitness Explorers Challenge (distance), our July Geo Explorers Challenge (geocaching) or … Continue reading Summer activities: City of Maplewood Parks and Recreation

Newsletter: Cedar Creek – spring 2020

Hi, friends of Cedar Creek! Happy April and happy Spring! In this time when so many aspects of our lives have been turned upside down, we hope that this newsletter can bring you some semblance of normalcy. In it - as always - you'll find updates on Cedar Creek's research and education work, pictures of … Continue reading Newsletter: Cedar Creek – spring 2020