North Crow River News community calendar

Hockey fund-raiser

JUNE 8 — The STMA Boys High School Hockey Blue Line Club will be hosting a pork chop dinner fund-raiser during Albertville Friendly City Days. The dinner will be Friday, June 7 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. in the Albertville Lions Shelter.

Dinner pricing: 1 chop meal – $9; 2 chop meal – $11; 1 chop meal senior citizen – $8; 2 chop meal senior citizen – $10; and 1 chop meal family of 4 meal – $32.

Proceeds from the dinner benefit the STMA Boys High School Hockey team. Come and join for a great dinner and support the team.

Kiddie Parade

JUNE 8 — The MOMS Club of Albertville will be sponsoring a Kiddie Parade Saturday, June 8, at 10 a.m. All children are welcome to attend. Carnival ride tickets will be awarded to the “most festive” participants in two age groups. Come in costume, decorate your bike and bring friends to ride together. Line-up is in the parking lot of the Albertville Fire Station.

Toddler Town and Fair Hair

JUNE 8 — The MOMS Club of Albertville will be providing a safe, enclosed play area for toddlers ages three and under just south of the Lions Pavilion. Included will be small play equipment, games, prizes and a diaper changing station. Toddler Town will be open on Saturday, June 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Parents are responsible for watching their own children. MOMS Club of Albertville will also be hosting Fair Hair at the same time. Have your hair colored, spiked and sprayed in a fun way for the fair. Cost is $4 and proceeds will be donated to a local charity.

Friendly Days 5K

JUNE 8 — Albertville Friendly City Days 5K is Saturday, June 8. Register at Pre-registration is $20 (guaranteed t-shirt), due no later than June 1. Race day registration is $25, shirts are first come, first serve limited supply. Kids races, $2, no shirt. Age groups: 10 to 14, 15 to 17, 19 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49, 50 to 59, and 60 and over. The race will start and finish at STMA Middle School West, 11343 50th St., Albertville. Registration begins at 8 a.m. on race day. The 5K will begin at 9 a.m. Kids’ races will follow. The awards presentation will follow the kids’ races.

Rogers council

JUNE 11 — Rogers City Council will meet Tuesday, June 11, at 7 p.m. at the Rogers Community Room at 21201 Memorial Dr.

St. Michael council

JUNE 11 — St. Michael City Council will meet Tuesday, June 11, at 7 p.m. at the City Center, 11800 Town Center Dr.

Corcoran council

JUNE 13 — Corcoran City Council will meet will next meet Thursday, May 23, at 7 p.m. at city hall at 8200 County Rd. 116.

Archaeological adventure

JUNE 13 — The St. Michael Public Library invites children ages 3 to 12 and their families to join Professor Marvel’s Amazing Archaeological Adventure Thursday, June 13, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. This program will feature non-stop action with interactive storytelling, comedy and magic designed to illustrate the wonders found in books. No registration required. It is funded in part with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. For additional information, contact the St. Michael library at 763-497-1998.

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summer movie

JUNE 15 — The St. Michael Public Library invites people of all ages to attend a fun summer movie at the library on Saturday, June 15, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. This animated favorite set in the world of bugs is fun for the entire family. For additional information, contact the St. Michael library at 763-497-1998.

Artsoup 2013

JUNE 15 — Sponsored by the Arts Alliance this free, fun, family-friendly festival is being hosted Saturday, June 15, in downtown Elk River. See artists displaying and selling their work and performing during the day. There will be Art Tents offering children’s art activities and showcasing Community Arts groups, a Juried Art Show and tours of the new Arts Alliance Art Center. Performances by Paul Imholte, Jared Schreifels, 340 Magnums, North Ballet, Strings for Youth and much more. Local restaurants will be offering outdoor dining and festival foods. Downtown businesses will be having sidewalk sales and special events. Visit or on Facebook.

STMA board

JUNE 17 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board meets Monday, June 17, at 7 p.m. at the high school board meeting room, 11343 50th St.

Albertville council

JUNE 17 — Albertville City Council meets Monday, June 17, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave.

Hanover council

JUNE 18 — Hanover City Council meets Tuesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at city hall on 11250 Fifth St.