FEB. 22 — A Happy Hour beer and wine tasting will be Friday, Feb. 22, supporting the Rogers seniors all night graduation party. The happy hour will from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Rogers Community Center, 21201 Memorial Drive, Rogers. There will be 18 beer and 18 wine options, along with a variety of different flavored vodkas for tasting and purchasing at a reduced price. There will be tickets available for many wonderful raffle items. Light Hors d’oeuvres will be served from local restaurants. Tickets will be available in advance for a reduced rate of $15 per ticket, contact Mary LeClaire 763-428-7790 or Rogers Wine & Spirits will have them available for purchase. Tickets will be $20 per ticket at the door the night of the event. Bring your family, friends and neighbors.
FEB. 24 — Mary Queen of Peace Religious Education Breakfast with Matching Grant by Catholic United Financial is Sunday, Feb. 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mary Queen of Peace Church Hall, St. Martin Campus (downtown Rogers). Menu includes pancakes, sausage, hash browns, eggs, fresh fruit, doughnuts, beverage. Cost is a free will offering .
Rotary art auction
FEB. 28 — The 3rd Annual Rotary Art Auction is Thursday, Feb. 28, at 5 to 8 p.m. at St. Michael City Hall. Preview is from 5 to 6 p.m. Different this year is the artists are all local artists — from elementary school to adult local professional artists and photographers. Approximately 80 pieces will be on display and up for Live or Silent Auction. Admission is free.
Osseo Book Club
FEB. 12 — The Osseo Book Club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Edinburgh Golf Clubhouse, 8700 Edinbrook Crossing in Brooklyn Park. Mary Logue, award-winning poet and mystery writer, and Pete Hautman, author of “The Big Crunch” and named finalist for the 2012 MN Award, will be the featured speakers. The luncheon time is at noon with the speakers to follow.
FEB. 26 — Rogers City Council will meet Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Rogers Community Center.
St. Michael council
FEB. 26 — St. Michael City Council will meet Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. at the City Center, 11800 Town Center Dr.
FEB. 28 — Corcoran City Council will meet will next meet Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116.
K of C fish dinner
MARCH 1 — Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner is Friday, March 1, 5 to 7 p.m. at Mary Queen of Peace Church Hall – St. Martin Campus (downtown Rogers). Cost is 4 & under free, 5 to 12 $6, and 13 and older $9. Family maximum is $40. MENU includes fish, macaroni & cheese, baked potatoes, baked beans, cole slaw, dinner rolls, cookies and beverages. Sponsored, cooked and served by the Northwest-Hennepin Knights of Columbus Council # 11941.
MARCH 4 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board meets Monday, March 4, at 7 p.m. at the high school board meeting room, 11343 50th St.
MARCH 4 — Albertville City Council meets Monday, March 4, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave.
MARCH 5 — Hanover City Council meets Tuesday, March 5, at 7 p.m. at city hall on 11250 Fifth St.
MARCH 10 — Knights of Columbus BINGO is Sunday, March 10, starting promptly at 2 p.m. at Mary Queen of Peace Hall St. Martin campus – downtown Rogers. Kids are welcome to play. Cost is $7 for one card, $12 for two cards and $15 for three cards. Featuring 25 regular games with $10 – $20 prizes, $100 Cover-All game and PLUS 5 “Half the Take” games. Snacks and beverages available. Sponsored by N.W.-Hennepin K.C. Council #11941.
Osseo Book Club
MARCH 12 — The Osseo Book Club will meet Tuesday, March 12, at the Edinburgh Golf Clubhouse, 8700 Edinbrook Crossing in Brooklyn Park. Larry Millet, Twin Cities historian and author of “Once There Were Castles,” will be the featured speaker. The luncheon time is at noon with the speaker to follow.
K of C fish dinner
MARCH 15 — Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner is Friday, March 15, 5 to 7 p.m. at Mary Queen of Peace Church Hall – St. Martin Campus (downtown Rogers). Cost is 4 & under free, 5 to 12 $6, and 13 and older $9. Family maximum is $40. MENU includes fish, macaroni & cheese, baked potatoes, baked beans, cole slaw, dinner rolls, cookies and beverages. Sponsored, cooked and served by the Northwest-Hennepin Knights of Columbus Council # 11941.
Spring craft show
MARCH 16 — The St. Michael-Albertville Women of Today Business Expo and Craft Show is Saturday, March 16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Michael-Albertville Middle School West, 11343 – 50th Street NE, Albertville. For more information, contact email@example.com.
Spring salad luncheon
MARCH 16 — CCW of St. Albert’s Church will be hosting their Spring Salad Luncheon Saturday, March 9, at noon at the St. Albert Parish Center.
Please join for food, fun and prizes.
Spring tree pruning seminar
MARCH 16 — A spring tree pruning seminar is Saturday, March 16, at 10 a.m. (corrected time from City Newsletter) at Hanover City Hall. Hanover Park Board is sponsoring a Spring Tree Pruning Seminar. This pruning class will cover the basics of preparing trees for long productive lives in the landscape. You will also learn how small errors in the beginning lead to big problems later on. The class will begin with a simple lesson in tree anatomy, which in critical to understanding which pruning methods are good and which are not. We will focus on developing well-structured young trees, correcting problems in trees, minimizing unnecessary storm damage with timely pruning techniques as well as how to maintain healthy shrubs and hedges. Instructor, Janet McDaniel has been a Tree Care Advisor in Wright County since 2007. Her passions are teaching people about proper planting practices and invasive species. The seminar starts at 10 and should be 30-45 minutes with question/answer forum afterwards.
MARCH 19 — Learn how you can receive a $200 scholarship, plus more, towards your post high school education through the Rogers Ambassador Scholarship Program. An informational meeting will be in the Rogers High School media center Tuesday, March 19 from 6:30 to 8 pm. This scholarship program is available to girls and guys, ages 16-21 who live, work or go to school in Rogers.