Rogers tennis fund-raiser
MAY 2 — The Booster Club of the Rogers High School Tennis Teams is inviting you to attend a Wine and Beer Tasting Event that will be Thursday, May 2, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Rogers Community Center, 21201 Memorial Dr. Join for a fun filled evening with friends and enjoy some wine and beer sampling hosted by Rogers Wine and Spirits. Light appetizers will be served and door prizes given out. Admission tickets are only $15 if purchased prior to the event or $20 at the door. To purchase tickets, contact Dawn Sperr at 763-428-1563 or go to Rogers Wine and Spirits. Must be 21 to attend the event.
MAY 3 — The Rogers Hassan Senior Friendship Group will host its fifth annual Rogers Revue, a showcase of local talent, Friday, May 3, at Word of Peace Church in Rogers.
The event is a fund-raiser by the group to help fund senior programs. Harold Trombley is producing the program and will emcee. Michael Sahlen, the music director for Word of Peace, is also recruiting talent for the show as he has done each year. The number of acts will include a variety of musical instrument selections, singing performances and will include the popular Quarter to Three country western band. The Accordion Band, which first performed last year, will return this year. Tickets can be purchased in advance as well as at the door. Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for students 6 to 12, and under 6 free.
Linda Johnson benefit
MAY 4 — A benefit walk/run for Linda (Holthaus) Johnson is Saturday, May 4, at 1 p.m. at St. Albert Parish Center, 11458 57th St., Albertville. Cost of $20 per person includes t-shirt. Register online at www.active.come (search for Linda Johnson). Same day registration and check in begins at noon. Holthaus Johnson is a lifelong member of the St. Michael/Albertville community with many family and friends in the area who are looking for an opportunity to help her and her family as she suffers through ALS. Also featuring a spaghetti dinner, $500 cash raffle drawing, prize raffle drawings and cash bar. For more information contact Bonnie at 497-3981.
MAY 6 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board meets Monday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at the high school board meeting room, 11343 50th St.
MAY 6 — Albertville City Council meets Monday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave.
MAY 7 — Hanover City Council meets Tuesday, May 7, at 7 p.m. at city hall on 11250 Fifth St.
MAY 8 TO 10 — The 37th Annual Plant Sale at St. Edward’s Episcopal Church, 865 Ferndale Road N. in Wayzata, will take place Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to p.m. and Saturday, May 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A superb selection of hanging baskets, patio plants, annuals, second year perennials, vegetables, herbs, bushes and shrubs. For further information call 952-473-2262 or 763-591-0466.
MAY 9 — Corcoran City Council will meet will next meet Thursday, May 9, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116.
Science of Music
MAY 11 -— The St. Michael Public Library is offering a musical program called The Science of Music, presented by Pages of Music, Saturday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. for children in grades 4 through 6. Pages of Music are Carrie Vecchione, oboe/English horn, and Rolf Erdahl, double bass. They both perform with orchestras and are professional music educators. Their Science of Music program teaches children about sound waves and vibrations, strings and reeds, rubber bands and straws, and how music works. The attendance limit is 50 and preregistration is required. This program is funded in part with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund. For additional information, contact the St. Michael library at 497-1998.
MAY 14 — Rogers City Council will meet Tuesday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at the Rogers Community Room at 21201 Memorial Dr.
St. Michael council
MAY 14 — St. Michael City Council will meet Tuesday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at the City Center, 11800 Town Center Dr.