The Allina Health Oakdale Clinic grand opening celebration for the community will be held on Saturday, October 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The community will have the opportunity meet providers and staff, participate in child-friendly activities, tour the new clinic, enjoy a healthy lunch and more.
Come and join us as we celebrate 30 years of growing children and families, building lasting relationships, and continuing to make a difference in our community. There will be an ice cream social, costume characters, creation station, gooey gunk room, story telling, dance party, bounce house and jumper. Don't miss out on this family fun event!
What do you get when you mix a spunky idealist, a quirky ray-of sunshine, a fun-loving narcissist, a wisecracking overachiever and a self-deprecating biscuit enthusiast? You get five dynamic women with an everlasting friendship in The Dixie Swim Club. These five unforgettable characters began their friendship many years ago on their college swim team and set a long weekend every August to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other’s lives.
Morning bird hikes will be offered at Washington County parks in October, including on Free Tuesdays in the parks. Learn more about the birds that call the St. Croix Valley home on a guided nature hike.
The field at Lions Park will get some heavy use next week as the majority of the 2014 Huff n’ Puff Days softball tournament games will be held there. Lions Park is located at 3535 Laverne Ave. in Lake Elmo. (Linda Baumeister / Review)
The annual Lake Elmo Jaycees Huff n’ Puff Days are back next week for a 38th consecutive run Thursday, Aug. 7 through Sunday, Aug. 10.
Freshly groomed, the cattle are led in the beef judging arena during the Washington County Fair. All kinds of livestock – goats, pigs, hens, rabbits and more will be on exhibit or being judged. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
The Washington County Residents Horse Show features Intermediate Western Horsemanship, Senior Western Pleasure, and more. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Carnival rides are just part of the fun at the Washington County Fair. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Purchasing the”Carnival Special” during certain hours allows fairgoers to go on as many ride as they like for $22. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
It’s the peak of summer and the countdown to one of the area’s most highly anticipated annual events is nearly up. The 2014 Washington County Fair is back for its 143rd year and promises to be bigger and better than ever.