It was supposed to be "the war to end all wars" and was "The Great War" to a generation around the world. That is, until their children became embroiled in yet another world war that relegated the conflict they lived through to a number.
There will be a Lake Phalen Wildflower Walk on Wednesday, July 18, at 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Lake Phalen Shoreline restoration began in 2001 and now has well-established native plant communities lining its shore.
Roseville police and firefighters will engage in a little friendly rivalry on the softball field. They will take part in the annual charity softball game June 24 at 4 p.m. at Central Park, 2540 Lexington Avenue, in Roseville.
The Minnesota Sinfonia, a professional, non-profit chamber orchestra, offers a free performances of "Cinderella, Updated!" and other light selections appropriate for children at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 10 at Farnsworth Aerospace Magnet School, 1000 Walsh St.,St. Paul.
This year's Ramsey County Fair will again feature free admission, lots of fun and a chance for county residents to get involved in a 98-year-old tradition. The dates of this year's fair are July 11-15. Highlights include a talent show, youth pet show and Senior Citizen of the Year nomination.
It may be hard to tell, once Lakeshore Players Theatre's curtain goes up, which kids are having more fun -- those on the stage or those watching their antics as they portray tiny Chihuahuas, prancing poodles and noble Scotties.