Performance poet Sapphire will give a reading and commentary as Century College's Martin Luther King guest speaker at 11 a.m. Feb. 6 in the Century College West Campus Theatre, 3300 Century Ave. N., White Bear Lake, 651-779-3200, century.edu.
Author Norma Welty, of Maplewood, will be visiting the Lake Elmo Public Library Thursday, Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss her book, "The Dirty Days." The event is sponsored by The Friends of Lake Elmo Library.
The Northern Lights Show Choir, North High School's renowned performance group, presents "Hot & Cold Talent Showcase," a night of music, fun and a silent auction to benefit the choir's travel and performances, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 in the North High auditorium.
Senator Chuck Wiger, Senator-elect Susan Kent, Representative Leon Lillie and Representatives-elect Peter Fischer and JoAnn Ward are inviting residents of the newly created Senate District 43 to attend two town hall meetings to meet their elected officials and discuss the upcoming 2013 Legislativ