MG Art Center’s Red Show
NOW TO MARCH 6 — The Red Show at the Maple Grove Arts Center features a must see display of “red” art, depicted across many mediums, along with silent auction composed of baskets, gift cards, services and art donated from local venues and individuals. The show runs now through March 6 at the center, 7916 Main Street in Maple Grove. For more information, contact the Maple Grove Arts Center at 763-250-1016 or at maplegroveartscenter.org.
Maple Grove City Council
MARCH 4 — The Maple Grove City Council will have a meeting Monday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. the Maple Grove Government Center, 12800 Arbor Lakes Parkway. For agenda and meeting information call 763-494-6040 or visit the city’s website at ci.maple-grove.mn.
Osseo School Board
MARCH 5 — The Osseo School Board will have a negotiation strategies meeting Tuesday, March 5, at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Education Service Center, 11200 93rd Ave. in Maple Grove. This meeting is closed to the public. A regular meeting will follow at 8 p.m. in the board room of the ESC. This meeitng is open to the public.
MARCH 8 — The Osseo-Maple Grove American Legion Riders will be serving a fish or steak dinner Friday, March 8, at the Osseo-Maple Grove American Legion, 260 Fourth Ave. S.E. in Osseo. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Included with the dinner will be a baked potato, coleslaw and toast. The cost for a steak or fish or shrimp dinner will be $10 per person. A dinner with steak and shrimp combo will cost $12 per person.
MG Critical Thinkers
MARCH 9 — The Maple Grove Critical Thinking Discussion Group will present “Roads: From Planning to Plowing” with Jim Grube, P.E., Hennepin County Director of Transportation and County Engineer Saturday, March 9, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Champps Americana, 13521 80th Circle N. in Maple Grove. Cost to attend is $5 for coffee/tea and toast or $16.50 for a big omelet. To register or for more information contact Laurie Karnes at email@example.com or 763-420-4757.
Osseo School Board
MARCH 11 — The Osseo School Board will have a property committee meeting Monday, March 11, at 5:30 p.m. in the conference room of the Education Service Center, 11200 93rd Ave. in Maple Grove. This meeting is open to the public.
MARCH 11 — The Osseo Economic Development Authority will meet Monday, March 11, at 6 p.m. at city hall, 415 Central Ave. For agenda information call 763-425-2624.
Osseo City Council
MARCH 11 — The Osseo City Council will meet Monday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 415 Central Ave. For agenda information call 425-2624 or visit discoverosseo.com.
Maple Grove planners
MARCH 11 — The Maple Grove Planning Commission will meet Monday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at the Maple Grove Government Center, 12951 Arbor Lakes Parkway. For agenda and meeting information visit the city’s website at maplegrovemn.gov.
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.
MARCH 12 — Boy Scout Troop 584 will host a Spaghetti Dinner Tuesday, March 12, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Cross Winds United Methodist Church, 15051 Weaver Lake Road in Maple Grove. The menu includes: all-you-can-eat spaghetti, garlic bread, salad and dessert. Cost is $7 per person and children 5 and under are free. Bring a non-perishable food item for CROSS Food Shelf.
MARCH 12 — TopLine’s Maple Grove Learning Center, 9353 Jefferson Hwy., will offer the seminar “Behavioral Finance: Changing How You Spend,” Tuesday, March 12, at 6 to 7:30 p.m. Get to know “money personality” and how to change spending. The seminar is free and is open to the general public, but reservations are required. To reserve a spot, call 763-391-9494 or email RSVP@TopLinecu.com. Include names of all attendees in email.
MARCH 13 — The Maple Grove Citizens’ Advisory Committee will meet Wednesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at the Maple Grove Government Center, 12800 Arbor Lakes Pkwy. For agenda information call 763-494-6000.
MARCH 14 — The Maple Grove Arbor Committee will meet Thursday, March 14, at 7 p.m. For agenda and meeting minutes information call 763-494-6000, or visit the city of Maple Grove’s website at ci.maple-grove.mn.us.
Team Sports, Fitness & Wellness Expo
MARCH 15 & 16 — The Blaine Team Sports, Fitness & Wellness Expo scheduled for Friday, March 15, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road. Admission to the expo is free. More information is available at carnivaliampls.eventbee.com.