Don’t toss it, fix it. Join us in this hands-on workshop. Bring in small household appliances, clothing, electronics, mobile devices and more that are in need of repair. We’ll provide free guided assistance so you can disassemble, troubleshoot, and fix your item. No registration needed. Repairs will be made on a first-come, first-served basis.
Event Date: 10/31/2015
Start Time: 10:00 am
End Time: 1:00 pm
Registration Required? No
More than 10,000 gently used books, CDs, DVDs and magazines will be featured at the Friends of the Wentworth Library fall book sale on Saturday, October 17 at the Wentworth Library, 199 East Wentworth, West St. Paul. The book sale takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the bargain bag/box sale starting at 3 p.m. The event offers a vast range of fiction and non-fiction for all ages and interests.
Seeing, hearing and smelling are some of the senses used to figure out what’s what outdoors; at this exhibit, the feel of a deer antler or rabbit fur is put to use. (submitted photo)
Maplewood Nature Center is a 40-acre preserve operated by the City of Maplewood. The Visitor Center is located at 2659 East Seventh Street in Maplewood and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(Ages 12+ and Adults) Meet wildlife artist, Lynette Power, a Legacy Grant recipient who would like to share with the community how she creates nature sculptures with bronze, ceramics, and more. Participants will be given a chance to play with air-fire clay and create a small bird to take home. $12 materials fee covers the cost of armature (wire sculpture base) and clay.
(Best for ages 2-5 with adult, small daycares welcome). Choose one show time: 10:00AM, 11:00AM Laugh and sing along with wild animal puppets as they hurry around in the fall season. Enjoy their silly antics as they play mischievous tricks on each other. Make a bat mini-kite to take home, and take it for a spin in our nature play yard! Enjoy a spooky snack. Option to stay and picnic/self-guiding trail hike afterward.
Rockpoint Church will debut a 2-½ acre corn maze four Saturdays, Oct. 10, 17, 24, and 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Plans have been in the works for months beginning with planting last spring and multiple cuttings during the summer months.