Bulletin Board: Roseville-Little Canada Review/Bulletin Area • April 15th, 2019

Save $20 on a compost bin

The Recycling Association of Minnesota is selling compost bins for $64, plus tax, this year. Ramsey County residents can get an additional $20 off by ordering online at www.recycleminnesota.org  and entering promo code “Ramsey” to receive the discounted price. Or call 651-641-4589 and mention that you are a Ramsey County resident. Pick up your pre-ordered bin on April 27 in Maplewood. Find additional dates and locations at www.recycleminnesota.org.

 

Eagles serving fish through April 19

The New Brighton Eagles are serving a fish fry dinner every Friday during lent, running through April 19. The meal includes all the fish you can eat, a baked potato or hashbrowns, coleslaw and bread for $12. The Eagles Club is located at 563 Old Highway 8 in New Brighton. Call 651-636-9525 for more information.

 

Hands-only CPR class

Roseville firefighters are offering a free, hands-only cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) class on Wednesday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. The class meets at the Roseville Fire Station, 2701 Lexington Ave. N. Firefighters will teach an easy-to-learn hands-only CPR process. Cardiac arrest occurs when the heart stops and can no longer pump blood to the brain or vital organs. According to the American Heart Association, only about one in 10 heart attack victims survives. By using hands-only CPR, we may be able to improve those odds. Hands-only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It is recommended for use by anyone who sees a person collapse suddenly. It can be used temporarily until professional help arrives. Call 651-792-7009 for more information.

 

Fraud and ID theft seminar

Protect yourself from being a victim of identity theft and fraud. Roseville police invite you to a fraud-prevention presentation on Thursday, April 18, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, 1647B County Road B2. Experts from the Roseville Police Department will share information about how to spot and prevent fraud and identity theft. Officers will provide examples of scams that have happened in Roseville. They will also share information about what to do if you suspect you have been a victim of fraud or your identity has been stolen. This seminar is free and open to all. For more information call 651-792-7209.

 

Library board

The next meeting of the Ramsey County Library Board will be Wednesday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Roseville Library, 2180 Hamline Ave. N. 

 

New Brighton Historical Society presentation

The New Brighton Historical Society is sponsoring a presentation by The Bell Lumber & Pole Co. to celebrate its 100 years in New Brighton. It’s been a good neighbor and employed hundreds of New Brighton residents over the years. The event is Thursday, April 18 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the New Brighton Community Center, 400 10th St. It’s free and includes beverages and desserts. The organization is sponsored by the city of New Brighton, Ramsey County Library and the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Fund.

 

Easter egg hunts

Rose Hill Alliance Church is holding an Easter egg hunt on Sunday, April 21, at 9 a.m. at Falcon Heights Community Park, 2050 Roselawn Ave. It’s open to kids in grades two to six — be sure to bring something to hold your eggs. Arrive early to register, a free continental breakfast follows at the church.

Come hunt for candy-filled, colored eggs. Keep an eye out for special gold eggs — plus surprise gifts. All participants must pre-register, please indicate age category. The event will be run snow, rain or shine. It’s Saturday, April 20, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Cummings Park, 1219 Cummings Park Drive. Ages 1 to 12. $8 per child. Pre-registration is required so go online to register at www.cityofardenhills.org. Call Joe Vaughan at 651-792-7848 for more information.

Driftwood Park in New Brighton will host the Rotary Club Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20 at 11:30 a.m. It’s open to kids up to 7 years old. More than 5,500 eggs full of treats will be hidden. Some have prize tickets inside. There are four age groups available. The park is located at 2705 Fifth St. NW.

 

Kiwanis Club

Come and learn what Kiwanis does in your local community on Tuesday, April 23 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Insight Brewing, 2821 E. Hennepin Ave. in Minneapolis. There are more than 11 local chapters including clubs out of Roseville and St. Anthony. For more information about the organization go to www.kiwanis.org.

 

Falcon Heights Elementary Kids Stuff Sale 

Gently used kids clothing, toys, sporting equipment, furniture and more will be on sale Saturday, April 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Falcon Heights Elementary School, 1393 Garden Ave. W. Half off on marked items begins at 11 a.m. Free admission. No strollers or outside bags, please. For more information or to donate gently used kids items (donations go through April 24) find the sale on Facebook by searching “Falcon Heights Elementary Kids Stuff Sale.”

 

Shoreview hiring lifeguards

The Shoreview Community Center will host an aquatics hiring event for lifeguards and swim instructors on Saturday, April 20, from 10 a.m. to noon. On-the-spot interviews will be available. The community center is at 4580 Victoria Ave.

 

Clean water event

A clean water interactive event is coming to Christ the King Church, 1900 Seventh St. NW in New Brighton. It’s from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24. Learn about keeping the water clean through activities for all ages with five interactive learning stations with door prizes. Free and open to the public. Held in cooperation with the Rice Creek Watershed District. Call 651-633-4674 for more information.

 

Spaghetti dinner

Little Voyageurs’ Montessori School is hosting its 13th annual spaghetti dinner, silent auction, and raffle drawing on Friday, April 26, at St. Timothyís Lutheran Church, 825 51st Ave. NE, Columbia Heights. Dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. The silent auction closes at 7:30 p.m.. Dinner tickets are $10 each and $5 for children 12 and under.

Activities include a bounce house, face painting and carnival games. A fire truck and police cruiser will be on hand to explore, and the silent auction will have a variety of items.

 

Adult yoga

Whether you’re a beginner, longtime practitioner or gym yogi wanting to experience a meditative style, these classes provide a comprehensive work-out and work-in. Come be a part of small committed group in an atmosphere where you can learn and progress, not just follow along. There’s a Thursday morning class from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. and a Thursday evening class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Arden Hills City Hall, 1245 Highway 96. Register online at www.cityofardenhills.org or call Sara Knoll at 651-792-7845 for more information. When weather allows, dress for the outdoors.

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