MAY 10 & 11 — Maple Grove Senior High Theatre presents “Centerstage Act 3: A Red Carpet Affair” May 10 and 11. All performances will be at 7 p.m. in the MGSH auditorium. The production will be of award-winning songs from the radio, stage and screen. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for student/senior/child. Purchase tickets at seatyourself.biz/mgsh. More information is available by calling 763-391-8736.
MAY 9 TO 11 — The 37th Annual Plant Sale at St. Edward’s Episcopal Church, 865 Ferndale Road N. in Wayzata, will take place Thursday, May 9 and Friday, May 10, from 9 a.m. to p.m. and Saturday, May 11, 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 — The Maple Grove Arbor Committee will meet Thursday, May 9, 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.
MG Critical Thinkers
MAY 11 — The Maple Grove Critical Thinking Discussion Group will present “Economic Policy for the Long Run” with Professor V.V. Chari, University of Minnesota and the Federal Reserve Bank Saturday, May 11, from 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. at the Hindu Temple Community Center, 10530 Troy Lane N. Cost to attend is a $5 donation and additional $5 for an optional hot vegetarian Indian lunch. To register or for more information contact Laurie Karnes at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-420-4757.
Vintage Foreign Car Show
MAY 11 — The second annual InterMarque Spring Kick-off Vintage Car Show will take place Saturday, May 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown Osseo along Central Avenue. There will also be a craft fair and business expo in Boerboom Veterans Memorial Park across from Osseo City Hall.
Osseo School Board
MAY 13 — The Osseo School Board will have a property committee meeting Monday, May 13, 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.
MAY 13 — The Osseo Economic Development Authority will meet Monday, May 13, at 6 p.m. at city hall, 415 Central Ave. For agenda information call 763-425-2624.
Osseo City Council
MAY 13 — The Osseo City Council will meet Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 415 Central Ave. For agenda information call 425-2624 or visit discoverosseo.com.
Maple Grove planners
MAY 13 — The Maple Grove Planning Commission will meet Monday, May 13, 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
MAY 14 — The Osseo Book Club will meet Tuesday, May 14, at the Edinburgh Golf Clubhouse, 8700 Edinbrook Crossing in Brooklyn Park. Kevin Kling, playwright and comedian and author of “The Dog Says How,” will be the featured speaker. The luncheon time is at noon with the speaker to follow. For reservations and/or cancellation, call Joyce at 763-497-7338 or Marion at 763-533-0703.
MAY 15 — TopLine’s Maple Grove Learning Center, 9353 Jefferson Hwy., will offer the seminar “Legal and Tax Considerations for Growing Your Business,” Wednesday, May 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Learn about many of the basic start up and maintenance requirements for businesses of all types. 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.
Gluten friendly menu tasting
MAY 16 — Broadway Pizza, 5632 W. Broadway Ave. in Crystal, will host a Gluten Friendly Menu Tasting event Thursday, May 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Menu includes appetizers, chicken pesto salad sandwich, Italian hoagie, bruschetta burger, cheesy baked shells and a variety of pizzas. A beverage sampling will be included. A regular serving size may be purchased. Enter to win Twins tickets as well. The cost to attend is $10 with RSVP or $12 at the door. RSVP to Tiffany at 651-731-0800.
MG Historic Society
MAY 16 — The Maple Grove Historic Preservation Society meets the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Maple Grove History Museum, 9030 Forestview Lane (Public Works building). Come and help us discover Maple Grove’s past. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 763-494-5983.
Maple Grove Park Board
MAY 16 — The Maple Grove Parks and Recreation Board will meet Thursday, May 16. The regular meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Rd. For agenda and meeting minutes information call 763-494-6000, or visit the city of Maple Grove’s website at www.ci.maple-grove.mn.us.
Osseo city clean up
MAY 18 — Osseo will host a city clean up event Saturday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Public Works building, 800 E. Broadway Street.
Perennial plant exchange
MAY 18 — The Perennial Plant Exchange in Maple Grove will take place Saturday, May 18, starting at 9:30 a.m. in the west parking lot by the skate park of the community center, 12851 Weaver Lake Road. Bring plants to exchange with other gardeners.
MAY 18 — The city of Maple Grove will celebrate Arbor Day Saturday, May 18. The city will host a free event between noon and 4 p.m. at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road. Entertainment, free trees and information will be available.
MAY 20 — The Osseo Planning Commission will meet Monday, May 20, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 415 Central Ave. For agenda information call 763-425-2624.
MG Women of Today
MAY 20 — The Maple Grove Chapter of Women of Today hosts its monthly meeting on the third Monday of each month. The group invites everyone to join them at the Maple Grove Community Center at 7 p.m. Guests from Maple Grove and surrounding communities are welcome. The mission of Women of Today is to help women improve their own lives and the lives of the people in their communities. View the website at www.maplegrovewt.org or contact the group at email@example.com or 651-642-5404 for more information.
Maple Grove City Council
MAY 20 — The Maple Grove City Council will have a meeting Monday, May 20, 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
MAY 21 — The Osseo School Board will have a work session Tuesday, May 21, at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Education Service Center, 11200 93rd Ave. in Maple Grove. A regular meeting will follow at 8 p.m. in the board room of the ESC. These meetings are open to the public.
MG Arts Council
MAY 21 — The Maple Grove Arts Council, a local nonprofit and sponsor of such events as the annual KidStock, the Maple Grove Jazz Ensemble and the Autumn Art Fair at The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes, has a meeting of its Board of Director the evening of the third Tuesday of each month. Visitors are welcome. Anyone interested in more information or being a volunteer, member or potential board member should contact the MGAC at 763-494-5984 or email MapleGroveArts@aol.com.
MAY 23 — TopLine’s Maple Grove Learning Center, 9353 Jefferson Hwy., will offer the seminar, “Estate Matters,” Thursday, May 23, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Learn how to protect assets to leave a legacy for loved ones. 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.