Inver Glen Library in Inver Grove Heights will be having a Storytime from 10:30-11 a.m. Jan. 6. Join us for stories, songs, and craft activities. All ages welcome. Inver Glen Library will also present a program called Sing, Play, Learn with MacPhail Center for Music from 10:30-11:15 a.m. Jan. 6.
The 2011 Association of Minnesota Counties presented the Washington and Carver counties Libraries Express Service with an Association of Minnesota Counties (AMC) Achievement Award at its 2011 AMC Annual Conference in downtown Minneapolis Dec. 5.
Duane Ellerston, center, is the city of Oakdale's 2011 Volunteer of the Year. He was recognized by the city council last week for his dedication to the Oakdale-Lake Elmo Historical Society and other organizations in the community.
Now that the holidays are over, take down your decorations and start the New Year safely, advises the National Fire Protection Association and Underwriters Laboratories Inc., the not-for-profit product safety testing organization.